Restaurants

Top Choice Hawaiian in Sunset Beach to Haleʻiwa

Ted's Bakery

Quintessential North Shore, Ted’s is the place where surfers load up for breakfast, laid-back locals grab a snack, suntanned vacationers dig into plate lunches – and everybody goes for dessert. The chocolate-haupia …
Top Choice Fusion in Turtle Bay

Roy's Beach House

Located on Bayview Beach, right next to Turtle Bay Resort, Roy Yamaguchi's new Beach House is a casual yet classy place for resort guests, residents and visitors. The open-air restaurant is hard to beat and offers u…
Top Choice Hawaiian in Wahiawa

Rise and Shine Cafe

In the Gateway at Mililani Mauka shopping center, this is a popular family-run, home-style breakfast and lunch spot with a strong local following. The sunny and positive atmosphere is reflected in the fine foods and…
Top Choice Bakery in Haleʻiwa

Waialua Bakery & Juice Bar

This place is one of our favorites. Many of the ingredients, such as banana, papaya, mango, avocado, passion fruit, orange, kale and mint are grown at the owners’ farm in Waialua. Breads for the piled-high sandwiche…
Top Choice Hawaiian in Haleʻiwa

Uncle Bo's Bar & Grill

This outpost of Uncle Bo's roaringly successful operation on Kapahulu Ave in Honolulu is earning its own loyal supporters with a great range of pupu, soups and salads, meat and fish mains, and desserts. Kalua pig fr…
Top Choice Seafood in Wahiawa

Poke Stop

This excellent poke place is 5 miles south of Wahiawa, in the Gateway at Mililani Mauka shopping center, just off the H-2 on Meheula Pkwy. Load up here for a picnic of incredible poke or a gourmet plate lunch of bla…
Top Choice Health Food in Haleʻiwa

Beet Box Cafe

At the back of the town’s karmically cool health-food store hides a popular vegetarian-friendly deli. Breakfast is served all day, lunch is hot plates, sandwiches or salads, plus there's a great selection of smoothi…
Crêpes in Haleʻiwa

Delice Crepes Haleiwa

Nestled amid the sea of food trucks on the main street in Haleʻiwa, this cute little crepe shop operates out of a vintage Volkswagen selling both savory and sweet concoctions. With gluten-free, vegetarian and even v…
American in Haleʻiwa

Red Barn Farmstand

Amid a wide-open field of happy yellow sunflowers, this unique venue’s facade appears just like a farm from grandma's era – homey, welcoming and a bit old-fashioned. The Farmstand is the North Shore’s go-to place fo…
Sweets in Haleʻiwa

Matsumoto's Shave Ice

Oʻahu’s classic circle-island drive just isn’t complete without stopping for shave ice at this legendary store, which has undergone a big remake. Some families drive from Honolulu to the North Shore with one goal in…