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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Poi

Poi

Hawaiian Poi – one, two or three fingers What does the above fingers have in regards to Poi you ask? The one, two or three finger dip refers to the consistency of Poi and how many fingers you’ll actually need to scoop it out (If eating pure Hawaiian style with your...

Loco Moco

Loco Moco

Have you tried Loco Moco - the ultimate comfort food in Hawaii Loco Moco is a very popular local style meal on the islands that typically is served take out or fast-food style for cheap and easy lunch time fare for Hawaiian food that's so good to eat any time of the...

Hawaiian Food

Hawaiian Food

Delicious Hawaiian Foods and what should you eat on the islands now? Delicious Hawaiian foods made up of multi-cultural, Polynesian and ethnic foods from ancient Hawaiian, plantation days to the current Hawaiian regional cuisine is all wrapped up into what we call...

Poke

Poke

Enjoy the Poke sensation that everyone loves to eat on the islands Poke isn't just an appetizer or side dish to enjoy on the islands, it is a big part of the lifestyle here in Hawaii. The raw fish pupu makes its appearances everywhere from birthday parties, pot luck...

Punalu’u bake shop

Punalu’u bake shop

Must visit Punalu’u bake Shop on the Big Island now Punalu’u bake Shop in the Kau district is one of the most delicious stops you can do in the southern tip of the Big Island and a worthwhile break to exploring the area or even further into Volcanoes National Park....

Breadfruit in Hawaii

Breadfruit in Hawaii

Breadfruit in Hawaii: enjoy some healthy Hawaiian ulu in your diet Breadfruit in Hawaii is becoming a more popular staple food in Hawaiian cuisine and starting to replace potatoes, poi or rice as a supplement in many households looking for a healthier alternative...