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Best Hawaii Seafood Restaurants


Nothing is more disappointing than going to an oceanfront restaurant, only to discover that the bland fish you're eating was frozen between being caught and being served to you. The best seafood is fresh, and prepared in such a way as to accent the natural flavors of the sea without overwhelming them. Presented in alphabetical order, here are the best seafood restaurants in Hawaii.


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Azure Seafood
No Rating
Dining Room at Azure, Honolulu, HI The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Waikiki
2259 Kalakaua Ave.
Honolulu, HI 96815
Menu
This oceanfront restaurant glistens like a jewel while the menu features the freshest possible seafood. More...

Brown's Beach House Hawaii Regional
No Rating
Dining Room at Brown Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii
1 N. Kaniku Dr.
Kamuela, HI 96743
Menu
Open-air oceanfront restaurant offering an elegant setting and Hawaii Regional fare. More...

Fresh Catch Seafood
Quick Bite
Dining Room at Fresh Catch, Honolulu, HI 3109 Waialae Ave.
Honolulu, HI 96816
Menu
This Honolulu shop specializes in poke, offering 30 to 35 different varieties. More...

Hukilau Lanai Hawaii Regional
13/20
Kauai Coast Resort at the Beachboy
520 Aleka Loop
Kapaa, HI 96746
Menu
Consistently good food and fair prices make this a fine choice for eastside dining. More...

Hula Grill Waikiki Seafood
13/20
Outrigger Waikiki
2335 Kalakaua Ave.
Honolulu, HI 96815
Menu
The breakfast menu, a full bar, fresh seafood at dinner and the view distinguish Hula Grill Waikiki. More...

Humuhumunukunukuapuaa Seafood
12/20
Dining Room at Humuhumunukunukuapuaa, Wailea, HI Grand Wailea Resort Hotel & Spa
3850 Wailea Alanui
Wailea, HI 96753
Menu
Fresh seafood dishes and a panoramic ocean view. More...

Lahaina Grill New American
14/20
Dining Room at Lahaina Grill, Lahaina, HI Lahaina Inn
127 Lahainaluna Rd.
Lahaina, HI 96761
Menu
New American cuisine with a fresh island flair, served by a knowledgeable and attentive staff. More...

Legend Seafood Restaurant Chinese
13/20
Dining Room at Legend Seafood Restaurant, Honolulu, HI Chinese Cultural Plaza
100 N. Beretania St.
Honolulu, HI 96817
Menu
Enjoy Cantonese-style Chinese cuisine and seafood at this busy Chinatown restaurant. More...

Merriman's Fish House Hawaii Regional
13/20
Dining Room at Merriman The Shops at Kukuiula
2829 Ala Kalanikaumaka St., #G-149
Koloa, HI 96756

Innovative menu pairings, and casual and upscale dining, combine with outdoor eating to inspire this restaurant’s versatility. More...

Merriman's Hawaii Regional
13/20
Dining Room at Merriman Opelo Plaza
65-1227 Opelo Rd.
Kamuela, HI 96743
Menu
This Big Island favorite is the flagship restaurant of Peter Merriman, a leading pioneer of Hawaii Regional cuisine. More...

Nico's at Pier 38 Seafood
12/20
Dining Room at Nico 1129 N. Nimitz Hwy.
Honolulu, HI 96817
Menu
Frenchman Nico Chaize brings a fine-dining sensibility to contemporary Hawaiian plate lunch fare and seafood. More...

Orchids Contemporary
15/20
Dining Room at Orchids, Honolulu, HI Halekulani
2199 Kalia Rd.
Honolulu, HI 96815
Menu
This elegant space showcases the ocean view and seafood-focused menu. More...

Pacific'O Hawaii Regional
13/20
Dining Room at Pacific 505 Front St.
Lahaina, HI 96761
Menu
Chef James McDonald keeps improving the innovative food at this open-air restaurant. More...

Poke Stop Seafood
Quick Bite
Dining Room at Poke Stop, Mililani, HI 95-1840 Meheula Pkwy.
Mililani, HI 96789

Traditional and creative preparations of Hawaii's favorite pupu, poke, alongside daily specials. More...

Poke Stop Seafood
Quick Bite
94-050 Farrington Hwy.
Waipahu, HI 96797
Menu
A variety of seafood, poke and gourmet Hawaiian food at plate lunch prices. More...

Roy's Waikiki Hawaii Regional
14/20
Dining Room at Roy Waikiki Beach Walk
226 Lewers St.
Honolulu, HI 96815
Menu
This place is always busy thanks to the cuisine, innovative cocktails and a prime Waikiki location. More...

Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar Sushi
13/20
Dining Room at Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar, Kihei, HI Kihei Town Center
1881 S. Kihei Rd.
Kihei, HI 96753
Menu
Fun, contemporary Japanese food and sushi. More...



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