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Kailua Town restaurants are becoming a ‘discovered’ secret for Dining in Kailua when it comes to the great variety of dining experiences available

Kailua Restaurant Guide

Kailua Town restaurants are becoming a ‘discovered’ secret when it comes to the great variety of dining experiences available. From fresh fish caught just off Oahu’s shore to traditional Hawaiian food found only on the islands and American favorites, served with a local twist, you can find it all in Kailua. All of the following restaurants are locally owned and frequented by Kailua natives. Please use our restaurant guide to find your flavor of the day.


 

Bob’s Pizzeria

bobs pizzeria kailua Boston style, thin-crust, hand tossed, pizza by the slice served to-go or enjoy outdoor seating. Located in the Kailua Beach Center, by Kailua Beach Park, next to our shop. A KBA employee favorite!

130 Kailua Road
Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 263-7757

 

 


K & K BBQ

k and k bbq kailua Local style “plate lunch” with a variety of meats, fish and vegetables, served with rice and macaroni salad. This is a local favorite and is the best bet for lots of food on a budget. Enjoy indoor and outdoor seating, located in the Kailua Beach Center, right next to Kailua Beach Adventures.

130 Kailua Rd
Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 262-2272

 


Kalapawai Market & Deli

Kalapawai kailua beach foodThis is the landmark at the entrance to Kailua Beach Park and offers the best to-go option (deli sandwiches and snacks) for a picnic on your kayaking trip. Kalapawai was established in 1932, offers great breakfast, lunch, wine and coffee and is locally owned and operated.

306 S Kalaheo Ave, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 262-4359

 

 

 


Kalapawai Cafe

kalapawai cafe kailua Kalapawai Market’s sister store, with deli, coffee bar, breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dinner is gourmet and includes an extensive wine selection. This cafe is certified Ocean Friendly!ocean friendly food kailua

750 Kailua Rd, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 262-3354

 

 

 


Buzz’s Steak House

buzzs steakhouse kailua dining One of only two restaurants by the beach in Kailua. This is truly a local favorite for steaks and seafood and a gourmet salad bar. Enjoy indoor and outdoor seating on the deck, or drinks at the bar, just across from Kailua Beach Park! Buzz’s is also Ocean Friendlyocean friendly food kailua certified! Fun fact: both the Clinton’s and Obama’s have dined here.

413 Kawailoa Rd, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 261-4661

 

 


Lanikai Juice

lanikai juice kailua Fresh Hawaiian made smoothies in a funky grass-shack atmosphere. Try the Mango Mama Mia or the Waimanalo Blue. Also featuring Acai bowls with mixed fruits and granola, giving you that extra boost. Enjoy outdoor seating, located in the Kailua Shopping Center, in the heart of Kailua town.

Time Shopping Center, 600 Kailua Rd, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 262-2383

 

 

 


Aloha Salads

aloha salads kailuaAs-fresh-as-it-gets salads, beefed up with avocado, ahi tuna and a huge variety of toppings. Also served are sub sandwiches made to order and cold drinks. Enjoy outdoor seating, located in the Kailua Shopping Center, in the heart of Kailua town.

Kailua Shopping Center
600 Kailua Rd. #103, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 262-2016

 

 


Paniolo’s

paniolos mexican kailua Customizable Mexican food with a local twist. Perfect whether you are on-the-go or eating there! Located in the Kailua Shopping Center next to Aloha Salads.

600 Kailua Rd #104, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 261-4291

 

 

 

 


Hale Kealoha

kealoha hawaiian food kailua A family-owned Hawaiian food restaurant that embodies the culture and aloha of Hawaii in their amazing food and service.  Located next to Pali Lanes!

120 Hekili St, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 262-1100

 

 

 

 

 


Uahi Grill

uahi grill kailua Local style “plate lunch” with a contemporary flair. Uahi was featured on the Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives with Guy Fieri in 2014!

131 Hekili St #102, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 266-4646

Uahi Grill will be moving to a new location in september 2016!

33 Aulike Street,  Kailua, HI 96734

 


Fat Boys

fatboys kailua food A Hawaiian favorite with local style “plate lunch” and garlic chicken that is known throughout the island!

131 Hekili St #102, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 266-4646

 

 

 

 


Formaggio’s

Formaggio kailua dining Kailua’s Italian food restaurant and wine bar with live music on weekends. Immensely popular and busy every night. Call them to reserve a table!

Windward Town & Country Plaza
305 Hahani St, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 263-2633

 

 


 

Bacci Bistro

bacci bistro kailua dining Gourmet Italian cuisine in a romantic atmosphere, located downtown Kailua.

30 Aulike St, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 262-7555

 

 

 


Pinky’s Pupu Bar & Grill

pinkys kailua dining Burgers, steaks, and seafood, on the canal. Perfect for everyone in the family!

970 N Kalaheo Ave, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 254-6255

 

 

 

 


 

Noburo

noboru japanese kailua Classic Japanese eatery & bar with sushi, shabu shabu, and bento boxes, plus an extensive sake menu.

201 Hamakua Dr A-102, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 261-3033

 

 

 

 

 


Champa Thai

champa thai kailua dining Classic Thai food in a casual atmosphere. Ask for “Thai Hot” if you want to prove yourself. Located in downtown Kailua!

306 Kuulei Rd, Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 263-8281

 

 

 

 

 

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