If you’re visiting Honolulu to work on your tan or are staying in near the oceanfront in Waikiki, chances are there will be days you won’t want to venture far. When that day arises, our guide to ocean-adjacent restaurants will help you navigate Honolulu’s food landscape, so you can relish your beach day without worrying about searching for a great place to cool down and enjoy some great food.
This good, old-fashioned burger joint is right across the street from the Honolulu Zoo, offering extra large, made-to-order burgers topped with a special house sauce. The burgers are made with 100% ground chuck, and were voted as “Hawaii’s Best Burger” four years in a row.
One of two Five Diamond Restaurants in Hawaii with internationally acclaimed Neoclassic French cuisine and an award-winning wine list. We recommend going with a prix fixe course menu to try a little bit of everything. La Mer was also named a Five-Start Restaurant by Forbes Travel Guide.