You’ve spent the day with your loved one swimming in the deep blue sea, frolicking on the white sand beaches, or maybe you’ve both been engrossed in Hawaii’s cultural heritage watching hula or listening to the sweet strumming of ukulele players. Now it’s time to experience Hawaii’s rich food scene.
Oahu has a variety of restaurants that not only provide an authentic local dining experience, but also top-notch service and a great atmosphere. For authentic Hawaii Regional Cuisine, make reservations for a romantic dinner at for two at Alan Wong’s in Honolulu. The restaurant is renowned for masterfully utilizing fresh, locally sourced ingredients. It’s also the restaurant where President Obama and the First Lady Michelle Obama dine each winter when they visit Oahu.
La Mer, located in the Halekulani Hotel in Waikiki offers couples creative southern French cuisine and impeccable service. The restaurant also has great views of Waikiki Beach.
If you’re on the North Shore, don’t miss Paakai, in the Turtle Bay Resort. The menu feature’s “sea to table” cuisine, including its popular crispy Kampachi with hearts of palm.
A romantic meal at one of these great restaurants will have you dreaming of your romantic Oahu getaway for years to come. This 10 Best list has all the details for a romantic night out.