Whether you’re dining on a budget or looking for spot where you splurge, these 6 Oahu Restaurants are great choices—and all are located near our Waikiki Hotel!
226 Lewers Street Honolulu, HI 96815
Cuisine: Asian Fusion
You don’t have to travel to Oahu to enjoy the cuisine of Roy Yamaguchi. This renowned chef has opened popular dining spots in dozens of cities but, while you’re here, you might as well feast on some of his creations including Misoyaki Butterfish, sashimi, and desserts like pineapple upside down cake and chocolate soufflé.
Kalanianaole Highway Honolulu, HI 96821
If you want to treat yourself to a very special meal during your stay at our Waikiki Hotel, consider the fine French cuisine at Le Bistro. While not the most memorable name, the food really is unforgettable! Splurge on a meal here and enjoy the beautiful weather in their outdoor dining area.
Helena’s Hawaiian Food
1240 North School Street Honolulu, HI 96817
Want to eat like a local? Add a visit to this Oahu Restaurant to your list. The budget-friendly fare includes Hawaiian foods that have been traditionally prepared. Helena’s won a prestigious James Beard Award, but they didn’t let it go to their heads. You can still expect friendly service and great food—without the pretentiousness!
92-1048 Olani Street Kapolei, HI 96707
Known as much for their amazing cocktails as for their delicious food, Monkeypod Kitchen boasts food made with fresh-picked veggies and served alongside your choice of 3 dozen craft beers! The macadamia nut crusted fish is a fabulous choice, but be sure to save room for the garlic truffle fries. Even though the food is amazing, the prices are reasonable, so you’ll be able to dine there more than once—even if you’re visiting Oahu on a budget!
334 Seaside Avenue Honolulu, HI 96815
This Oahu Restaurant is proof that you don’t need to spend a fortune to enjoy great food on the Island! Most of the filling entrees at this bustling spot are less than $10. And, yes, the locals love it as much as the tourists. Try the bento or other delicious offerings. Oh, and if you fall in love with the Musubi Marinade Sauce, you’ll be happy to know that they sell it by the jar!
The Pig and the Lady
83 North King Street Honolulu, HI 96817
Cuisine: Vietnamese, Asian Fusion
Great name, right? But it’s not the just the name that draws a long line of people waiting their turn to enter! The Laotian fried chicken, Kaiwe grilled pork jowls, and other top-selling dishes helped to get The Pig and the Lady recognized by Travel + Leisure! The excellent Hawaiian food is well worth a visit to Chinatown.
If you’re planning a visit to Oahu, take a look at our Waikiki Hotel’s current list of Special Offers. Courtyard by Marriott Waikiki Beach has some of the area’s best rates, yet we still offer an ideal location just a short stroll to the world-famous Waikiki Beach!