Great food is bountiful on the island of Oahu, and there's no shortage of it on the east side of the island, Consisting of Laie, Kailua, Kaneohe and Waimanalo, the east side reaches through the lushest and greenest parts of the island. The east side must be explored during any visit to the island, so we're here to guide you to the ten best places to east while on your eastern adventure. From treats, to drinks, to hearty meals, we've got you covered.
At the start of the east side near the North Shore is a tried and true local favorite, Hukilau Cafe. Featured in a hit Hollywood movie, the cafe serves up true local style breakfast and lunch fare. It's a hit with visitors too, and it's a great place for an affordable, low key meal.
If you're craving a much more gourmet dish of local food, drop by the Hei'ia Pier General Store and Deli. The waterfront restaurant offers amazing views and healthy dishes made with fresh fish and grass fed beef. Putting a gourmet spin on local favorites like rice and fish and loco mocos, this place is shouldn't be missed.
For a dinner fit for romance or family time, Haleiwa Joe's at Haiku Gardens is sure to please. The exquisite garden setting offers amazing views to be taken in while enjoying terrific chart house style food.
So enjoy your culinary tour of the east side as you eat your way around the island.