1. Duke’s Waikiki
You don’t have to worry about putting on shoes when you leave the sand behind and come to dine at Duke’s Waikiki. The restaurant provides coloring pages and crayons for children to be occupied until their meal is served fresh off the grill. If you’re in the mood for something other than traditional beach fare, try the Cajun fish tacos or mango BBQ bacon burger from Duke’s original menu. Your little ones won’t feel left out either because they get a menu of their own with all of their favorites, including burgers and grilled cheese sandwiches.
2. Tiki’s Grill
Tiki’s Grill makes everyone feel like family when they arrive. They have tropically-themed shows with live Hula dancers and Ukulele players that will start your meal off right! For the kiddos, they can dance their way to table or a booth while enjoying fish and chips, teriyaki chicken, grilled cheese or chicken strips in a Frisbee which comes with their drink of choice served in an adorable souvenir cup. From there, start your meal with coconut shrimp as an appetizer and indulge yourself in the food and entertainment.
3. Nico’s Pier 38
Come to Nico’s Pier 38 for a unique dining experience! With an outdoor seating area, you can enjoy the fresh ocean air as well as our delicious sandwiches and burgers. Additionally, each table and booth has its own fan to keep the sea breeze moving and cool you off after a morning at the beach. And on your way out, don’t forget to stop by our Fish Market where you can pick up some fillets for dinner tonight!
4. Egghead Cafe
The Egghead Cafe is the perfect place to go for breakfast or brunch with your family. They have a delicious pancake sampler that comes with three pancakes in three different flavors of your choice, such as banana, chocolate chip, and s’mores. A favorite breakfast item here is the Choco creme brulee French toast. The staff are friendly and accommodating, especially when it comes to children. They’ll help you get booster seats and high chairs set up so that your meal can be enjoyed in peace.
5. The Street A Michael Mina Social House
Street A Michael Mina Social House is a great place to enjoy a meal with family or friends. You can choose to sit inside or outside, and there are three different bars to order from – the Ramen Bar, the Chocolate Bar, and the Main Bar. Kids will love being able to pick out their own food cafeteria-style and help carry the trays to the table. Don’t just come for the food at this local favorite–after you finish your meal, take a seat in one of the rocking chairs and enjoy some live music or entertainment!
6. Cinnamon’s at Ilikai Hotel
Cinnamon’s offers a variety of delicious breakfast options that will tantalize your taste buds and get your day started off right. Don’t like getting up early in the morning? No problem! Come later for lunch and get sandwiches as well as a sweet snack to bring to the beach. Kids will love being able to have pancakes and cinnamon rolls while you try something unique like guava chiffon pancakes. And live music and entertainment lets your kids burn off some energy by tapping their toes, while you relax with another cup of coffee.
7. Flour and Barley – Brick Oven Pizza
At Flour and Barley – Brick Oven Pizza, even the pickiest of eaters will enjoy a cheesy pepperoni pizza. While they’re munching on that classic favorite, you can have your own gourmet experience with a teriyaki shrimp pizza complete with crispy shallots and crunchy kimchee slaw. And if you’re not in the mood for pizza today, no problem! This restaurant also has wings, salads, burgers, and sandwiches to satisfy any craving.
8. Teddy’s Bigger Burgers
At Teddy’s Bigger Burgers, not only are the burgers delicious, but the fries are heavenly. The fun wall paintings also keep kids entertained while they wait for their meal. Some of our most popular menu items include spud burgers topped with hash browns and the Kailua style burger with a teriyaki soaked patty, mushrooms, and Swiss cheese.
9. Pink’s Hot Dogs
If you’re looking for a fun and unique dining experience for your kids, look no further than Pink’s Hot Dogs. The surfboard bearing the restaurant’s name is sure to catch their attention as soon as you arrive. And they’ll love the Rosie O’Donnell Long Island dog, which stretches a generous 9 inches while you devour the Jaws that combines a Polish hotdog and hamburger with bacon, chili, and cheese. There’s also a plain hot dog on the kid’s menu for those children who are smaller or have pickier eating habits. So come on in and enjoy some delicious hot dogs with your family!
10. Brick Fire Tavern
Looking for a delicious pizza place the whole family can enjoy? Look no further than Brick Fire Tavern! Their wood-fired brick-oven pizzas are to die for, and they have something for everyone. Adults can try unique flavor profiles like The Pig and the Fig (prosciutto, roasted figs, and balsamic onions), while kids can chow down on a simple cheese pizza. And don’t forget dessert! Split a Nutella calzone filled with ooey-gooey hazelnut cream and bananas.