Top things to do

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 Plantation in Wahiawa

Green World Coffee Farm

A must for coffee nuts, these guys roast all their coffee on-site with homegrown beans and beans bought from throughout the Hawaiian Islands. There is free sampling, free wi-fi and a great vibe in this roadside coff…
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…
Amusement Park in Wahiawa

Dole Plantation

Expect a sticky-sweet overdose of everything ananas (pineapples) when you walk into Dole Plantation’s visitor center gift shop. After you’ve watched fruit-cutting demonstrations and bought your fill of pineapple pot…
Archaeological Site in Wahiawa

Kukaniloko Birthstone State Monument

One of the most important ancient cultural sites on the island, Kukaniloko Birthstone State Monument is located on a 5-acre field just north of Wahiawa township, to the western side of the Kamehameha Hwy. Wahiawa is…
Gardens in Wahiawa

Wahiawa Botanical Gardens

Started 80 years ago as an experiment by the local sugarcane farmers, this 27-acre garden has evolved to showcase plants that thrive in a cool and moist climate. There’s a mix of the manicured, with lawns and pruned…
Cafe in Wahiawa

Cafe Lucida

This bright cafe in the center of Wahiawa features a menu of locally roasted coffee and an impressively health-conscious yet delicious range of gluten-free, vegan and organic options: try the coconut Bundt cake or g…
Thai in Wahiawa

Rajanee Thai Cuisine Mililani

This popular Thai hole-in-the-wall place has a takeout counter tucked into the backside of Mililani Shopping Center. It's hard to find and there's not much seating, but it's good, winning an award as Central Oʻahu's…
Breakfast in Wahiawa

Koa Pancake House

Koa Pancake House is Hawaii's local answer to all those big breakfast chains, with much more reasonable prices and equally generous portions. Always packed, this popular breakfast and brunch joint serves up tasty om…
Bakery in Wahiawa

Kilani Bakery

Locally owned since 1959, Kilani Bakery is just the type of mom-and-pop styled, hole-in-the-wall establishment that you remember from growing up. Everything is made from scratch daily – try the chantilly cake, custa…