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Dining Out for New Year's Eve
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Besides attending one of the world's 2014 Top 10 Hot Spots for New Year's Eve, what could be better than celebrating the end of the year with a memorable meal? Whether you're looking for a party scene full of revelers or a more romantic space to share a midnight Champagne toast with someone special, we've compiled a list of the best restaurants in Hawaii to ring in the New Year.

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OAHU

Azure Seafood
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Dining Room at Azure, Honolulu, HI The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki
2259 Kalakaua Ave.
Honolulu, HI 96815

This oceanfront restaurant glistens like a jewel while the menu features the freshest possible seafood. More...

Chef Mavro Hawaii Regional
18/20
Dining Room at Chef Mavro, Honolulu, HI 1969 S. King St.
Honolulu, HI 96826
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A dinner at Chef Mavro is a tribute to the bounty of Hawaii's land and ocean. More...

Hoku's Hawaii Regional
14/20
Dining Room at Hoku The Kahala Hotel & Resort
5000 Kahala Ave.
Honolulu, HI 96816
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Chef Wayne Hirabayashi presides in the kitchen of this Honolulu fine dining destination. More...

Michel's at the Colony Surf Continental
13/20
Dining Room at Michel Colony Surf
2895 Kalakaua Ave.
Honolulu, HI 96815
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An ideal setting for a romantic beachfront dinner of elegant French-influenced cuisine. More...

Nobu Waikiki Japanese
15/20
Dining Room at Nobu Waikiki, Honolulu, HI Wakiki Parc Hotel
2233 Helumoa Rd.
Honolulu, HI 96815
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The Honolulu outpost of chef Nobu Matsuhisa---a stylish place to be seen. More...

RumFire Fusion
12/20
Dining Room at RumFire, Honolulu, HI Sheraton Waikiki
2255 Kalakaua Ave.
Honolulu, HI 96815
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This beachside hotspot attracts a young crowd with its lounge-like setting, fusion cuisine and specialty cocktails. More...

BIG ISLAND

Beach Tree Italian
14/20
Dining Room at Beach Tree, Kaupulehu Kona, HI Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka'upulehu
100 Kaupulehu Dr.
Kaupulehu Kona, HI 96740
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This open, airy restaurant with ocean views features Italian cuisine made with local ingredients. More...

Manta & Pavilion Wine Bar Hawaii Regional
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Dining Room at Manta & Pavilion Wine Bar, Kamuela, HI Mauna Kea Beach Hotel
62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr.
Kamuela, HI 96743
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Manta & Pavilion Wine Bar boasts ocean views and a high-tech Enomatic system that dispenses tasting-size pours of wines. More...

KAUAI

Red Salt Contemporary
15/20
Dining Room at Red Salt, Koloa, HI Koa Kea Hotel & Resort
2251 Poipu Rd.
Koloa, HI 96756
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Innovative food carefully served in a peaceful, pretty setting make this a noteworthy Kauai restaurant. More...

Roy's Poipu Bar & Grill Hawaii Regional
13/20
Poipu Shopping Village
2360 Kiahuna Plantation Dr.
Koloa, HI 96756
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Roy's exciting, creative food struggles to compete with a rather frenetic dining room that is sorely lacking in ambience. But then, that hasn't seemed to get in the way of his success. More...

LANAI

The Terrace American
14/20
Dining Room at The Terrace, Lanai City, HI Four Seasons Resort Lana'i, The Lodge at Koele
1 Keomoku Hwy.
Lanai City, HI 96763

The more casual yet still refined dining room at the Four Seasons’ upscale Lana'i resort. More...

MAUI

Nick's Fishmarket Maui Seafood
14/20
Dining Room at Nick The Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui
4100 Wailea Alanui
Wailea, HI 96753
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A romantic restaurant with fine service and Continental-seafood cuisine. More...

Pineapple Grill Hawaii Regional
13/20
Dining Room at Pineapple Grill, Lahaina, HI 200 Kapalua Dr.
Lahaina, HI 96761
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Tucked away on a golf course, this restaurant is worth seeking out for its innovative island cuisine and great wine list. More...

Spago California
14/20
Dining Room at Spago, Wailea, HI Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea
3900 Wailea Alanui Dr.
Wailea, HI 96753
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Contemporary California cuisine with local Maui ingredients in a seductive setting with a spectacular ocean view. More...

Tiki Terrace Hawaii Regional
12/20
Kaanapali Beach Hotel
2525 Ka’anapali Pkwy.
Lahaina, HI 96761
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Relax in a casual outdoor setting while enjoying Hawaii Regional cuisine specialties and Hawaiian entertainment. More...

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