53 By The Sea

A Romantic Hideaway on the Water If you really want to impress your clients—or a date—you’ve got to take them to this seaside restaurant. 53 By The Sea sits on the water’s edge like a European castle. Come before sunset to witness the most spectacular view of Diamond Head and the Waikiki skyline. Make sure

Alan Wong’s

A Time-tested Favorite Let’s get everything out in the open: Alan Wong’s is on the third floor of an office building, there’s no view to speak of, and it’s in a residential area of the Island. This restaurant breaks all the rules for “typical” Hawaiian dining, but it’s a must-visit in Honolulu, even if you’re

Chef Mavro

The spectacular tasting menu at the French Hawaiian restaurant is ideal for entertaining clients in Honolulu.

Le Bistro

A Piece of Paris in the Niu Valley Shopping Center Le Bistro is a welcome change of pace from the beachside restaurants of Honolulu. The cozy cafe is located within the Niu Valley Shopping Center, just twenty minutes outside of downtown. What it lacks in location, it completely makes for with ambience. Chef Alan Takasaki

Michel’s at the Colony Surf

Picture-perfect Dining in Waikiki It’s easy to understand why the restaurant is filled with camera flashes just before dusk. Waikiki’s oldest fine-dining establishment is the spot to be at sunset. Its unique views of central Waikiki and Diamond Head, combined with its breathtaking open-air setting, make it a place that will wow even the stuffiest

MW Restaurant

The Most Creative Food in Hawaii Leave your expectations behind because the food you’ll have at MW Restaurant is like no other. Certain dishes may sound familiar, but don’t be fooled. The owners, Michelle Karr-Ueoka and Wade Ueoka, both worked at the Island favorite Alan Wong’s restaurant long enough to put their spin on his


Waikiki Beach’s Finest This beachfront restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy the best that Honolulu has to offer. Orchids’ food is far from the typical regional fare though. The kitchen uses Japanese flavors to highlight the unique produce and locally caught seafood that you can only find in this area. Their snapper served Orchid-style

Tangö Café

Island-style Breakfast in Ala Moana Breakfast at Tangö Café in Honolulu’s Ala Moana neighborhood is a great place to kick back after a week of stuffy business meetings on the Island. The Scandinavian-fusion restaurant is a favorite among locals, so make sure if you’re dining on the weekend to show up early or get a