Thursday, June 7, 2012

Vacationing on Oahu, Hawaii: Good Eats Pt1

Hey All,

If your planning on taking a trip to Oahu, Hawaii during the summer, we thought we would let you all in on some of the best places to grab a bite!! Whenever we have visitors in town, we always try to hit up these spots!

There are soooo many great places to eat in Hawaii we couldn't list them all in the same post! Check out our first list of favorites! Stay tuned for our next list of favorites!

 1) Giovanni's Shrimp Truck - Kahuku

If your on the North Shore, you must stop at this shrimp truck for a bite of shrimpy goodness! Their shrimp scampi is the most popular item, and it is sooooo delicious with tons of butter and garlic! Before you leave, be sure to make your mark on their truck!

Mon-Sun 1030am-630pm

Cash Only

2) Waiola Shave Ice - Moiliili/Kaimuki

The most popular and softest shave ice on the island! So many different flavors and toppings to choose from, you will probably stop by this drop of heaven more than once!

Moiliili Hours
Mon-Sat 730am-630pm
Sun 10am-630pm

Kaimuki Hours
Mon-Thurs 10am-6pm
Fri-Sun 10am-630pm

Cash Only

3) Bubbies Ice Cream - Moiliili/Hawaii Kai

So creamy and smooth, Bubbies homemade ice cream is oh so delicious! Be sure to try one of their mochi ice cream's, which is their most popular item. There is almost always a long line going out the door, and limited table seating, but it goes by pretty quickly.

Moiliili Hours
Mon-Thurs 12pm-12am
Fri-Sat 12pm-1am
Sun 12pm-1130pm

Hawaii Kai Hours
Sun-Thurs 10am-11pm
Fri-Sat 10am-Midnight

Cash Only

4) Tenkaippin Ramen - Kapahulu

Majority of their ingredients come straight from Japan! The most popular is the Kotteri ramen which has a thicker broth, but very scrumptious! Also, be sure to try their gyoza also, one of the best!

Sun-Thurs 11am-10pm
Fri-Sat 11am-11pm

Cash Only, No Takeout Available

5) Marukame Udon - Waikiki

This restaurant only came up recently and everytime we have gone there, there has been a line! The reason why? Because it is the best udon you will ever taste in your life! Plus, it is totally affordable! Also, they have a wide assortment of tempura and musubi's to choose from which are also scrumdibuliumptious!

Mon-Sun 11am-10pm

Cash Only, No Reservations Accepted

6) Leonards - Kapahulu

Leonard's has been in business since 1952! It is definitely a local favorite! Their malasadas are baked to perfection! Its sugary, soft, and crunchy all at the same time! If you get the chance, take a box of these with you to bring back home!

Sun - Thurs 530am-9pm
Fri-Sat 6am-10pm


kirstyb said...

looks like you're having an amazing time

ChloƩ Mae said...

o.m.g. this looks SO Delicious!

Rebecca, The Clothes Horse said...

Leonards! They're my favorite when I'm on-island!