9 Best Hawaiian Restaurants in Hawaii

Are you looking for the best Hawaiian restaurants in Hawaii? This guide from a Hawaii local has everything that you need to know!

plate of laulau, poi, lomi lomi salmon, kalua pig at one of the best Hawaiian restaurants in Hawaii
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One of the most amazing parts of Hawaiian culture is the food. From kalua pig to laulau to haupia, there are so many fantastic dishes to devour!

But one of the biggest mistakes that visitors to Hawaii make is visiting non-authentic Hawaiian restaurants. But that’s not their fault! Honestly, it can sometimes be hard to tell the difference between a Hawaiian restaurant that’s authentic and one that isn’t. Luckily, I’m here to help! Keep on reading for the most authentic Hawaiian restaurants in Hawaii.

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9 Best Hawaii Coffee Companies for You to Enjoy (From a Local)

Are you looking for the best Hawaii coffee companies? This guide from a Hawaii local has everything that you need to know!

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Hawaii is known for quite a few things. Beautiful beaches, juicy pineapples, sugarcane fields, and sunny skies are just the start. But if there’s one thing that may surpass all of that in terms of popularity, it may be Hawaii coffee.

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16 Best Desserts in Hawaii That You Need to Try

red, white, and yellow shave ice desserts in Hawaii

Are you looking for the best desserts in Hawaii? This guide from a Hawaii local has all of the best tasty treats that the islands have to offer.

Hawaii is filled with delicious desserts from shave ice to haupia to malasadas. And they’re all fantastic! You’ll likely notice that these treats are not solely Hawaiian. Rather, they have a range of culinary influences, including Japan, China, and the Philippines. That said, all of these desserts have become staples of a sort in Hawaii, making them part of the island chain’s food culture.

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The Ultimate Guide to Uber in Hawaii

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Looking for the ultimate guide to Uber in Hawaii? Look no further! This guide from a Hawaii local has everything you need to know about Hawaii Ubers.

Uber is a convenient form of transportation in many of the world’s largest cities. But is Uber a convenient form of transportation in Hawaii? That question is a little more complicated than it may seem. It depends on what area you are in and where you would like to go. But all of these details are explained in this guide to Uber in Hawaii.

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14 Best Kauai Waterfalls that You Need to See

Are you looking for the ultimate guide to Kauai waterfalls? This article from a Hawaii local has everything that you need to know about the waterfalls on Kauai.

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The island of Kauai receives hundreds of inches of rain every single year, making it one of the wettest places on earth. This also happens to mean that Kauai is filled with stunning waterfalls. It’s the perfect place for chasing waterfalls!

While you have to hike to some, there are quite a few easy-to-access Kauai waterfalls that you can see just by driving. To make sure that you don’t miss sights on your waterfall chasing adventures, here are 14 of the best Kauai waterfalls that you need to see.

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70 Awesome Things to Do on Kauai, Hawaii

Looking for an amazing list of things to do on Kauai? Well then look no further! This extensive guide has 70 unreal things to do on Kauai – all recommended by a Hawaii local!

things to do on Kauai opener Waipoo Falls in Waimea Canyon

Kauai is the Hawaiian Island that serves as a hiker’s paradise. Want to feel transported to the land of Jurassic Park with everything except for the dinosaurs? That’s what Kauai feels like. While outdoor adventures make up a large number of the things to do on Kauai, there are food, festivals, and views that are absolutely amazing as well.

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12 of the Best Kauai Restaurants

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Looking for a guide to the best Kauai restaurants? This list from a Hawaii local has a dozen great recommendations for you to try out during your trip to the island. While you can of course try Hawaii’s local cuisine, Kauai also has amazing food from other cuisines, from traditional Japanese food to classic all-American burgers. Which of these amazing Kauai restaurants will you choose to dine at?

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11 Best Things to Do on Kauai When It Rains

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With dozens of rainy days each year, it’s a good idea to think about the best things to do on Kauai when it rains, because, odds are, your vacation to the island will have at least one or two. But when most people think of Kauai, they think of activities like hikes and beaches – neither of which are fantastic in the rain. Little do they know that there are tons of fantastic things to do on Kauai when it rains.

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A Detailed Comparison of Maui vs. Kauai (From a Hawaii Local)

Na Pali Coast Maui vs. Kauai
 

For many visitors to Hawaii who want to get a bit off the grid, they find themselves having a common debate: Maui vs. Kauai. While each island has its own flavor, for those unfamiliar with the islands, it can be difficult to distinguish the differences. So to help you make your decision, here’s a detailed comparison of Maui vs. Kauai (from a Hawaii local).

 

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