Top ChoiceHawaiian in Honaunau

Super J's

The full name is 'Kaʻaloa's Super J's Hawaiian Food,' but everyone calls it Super J's. They also call it freakin' delicious. The laulau (pork, chicken or fish wrapped inside taro or ti leaves) is steamed until...

Market in Honaunau

South Kona Fruit Stand

Baskets overflow with everything from tart apple bananas to filling breadfruit, creamy abiu (sapote) and purple jaboticaba berries. Slurp a smoothie on the outdoor patio with gorgeous coastal views. Look for the...

Hawaiian in Honaunau

Menehune Coffee

Menehune, named for Hawaii's legendary little people, makes some fine coffee and dishes out a great range of burgers, fish and chips, sandwiches and other basic (but well-executed) island-style diner fare at this...

Seafood in Honaunau

Keoki's Ono Fish & Chips

This roadside business dishes out fish and chips made with locally caught seafood species such as ono and mahimahi. It's decent enough, and pretty filling after a swim or a hike; not our top fish and chips on the...

Barbecue in Honaunau

Big Jake's Island B-B-Q

Barbecued ribs, pork and chicken are slowly cooked in the barrel smoker parked by Mile 106. Chow down at picnic tables out back, or for DIY surf-and-turf pick up some poke from the next-door Da Poke Shack.