The foods of Hawaii are spectacular and a world mixture of traditional Hawaiian foods and the local foods created initially with plantation workers of Japanese, Chinese, Filipino, Portuguese, Mexican, Korean ancestry and creating a real fusion and mix or European and Asian flavors combined. This eclectic and unusual dishes create a special combination of local favorites along with new adaptations and ingredients that make Hawaii an amazing foodie spot.

Come and explore the fascinating local and international foods, markets and ingredients on the sections below for everything about Hawaiian foods.

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Best restaurants in Waikiki

Best restaurants in Waikiki

Best restaurants in Waikiki (some favorite spots from divey good to upscale dining) With a melting pot of cultures, sharing foods at potlucks and gathers, this fusion of flavors and sourcing fresh ingredients for meals has created a bevy amazing dishes and places to...

Best restaurants in Honolulu

Best restaurants in Honolulu

Best restaurants in Honolulu (our favorites to eat from Divey good to upscale dining) Visiting Oahu and wondering what the best restaurants to in Honolulu now?  With so many visitors coming to stay and explore the Honolulu area, it’s always on tourists minds on...

Best restaurants in Hilo

Best restaurants in Hilo

Best restaurants in Hilo - where to go for good food on the east side of Hawaii The restaurant scene in Hilo has been getting so much better with local food spots, truck food stands to nicer restaurants to eat at in the city. If you are looking for the best...

Hawaiian sweet potato

Hawaiian sweet potato

Guide to Hawaiian sweet potato - why you should eat it and delicious recipes Hawaiian sweet potatoes are fantastic to put into your diet and so tasty, healthy and filled with so many vitamins and minerals. Popular to eat around the islands, you can easily find sweet...