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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

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“Local food, fresh ingredients, cooked by a local chef, the opposite of dining by the numbers, cooked by automatons. Tenderly crafted food in a casual setting. Makes my mouth water. All hail Chef Adam!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“My favorite breakfast!! Flight of pancakes is a must if you do go and go early at that as this place gets busy!! ”
  • 9 locals recommend
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“When I dream, I dream of the bay, Sushi Bay that is. Conveyor belt Sushi that's a cut above the rest. Where we go for our fix of Sushi when we're not looking to break the bank. I dream of Sushi.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Tex-Mex Restaurant
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“Yea, I know who wants to come all the way to Hawaii and to Chilies! They do have the best Happy Hour in Kapolei from 2:30-6pm and awesome Bartenders.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
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“The food is delicious. My favorite is Chicken Assaggio which has peperocinis in it. My kids like the chicken pesto. Order the small portions, you'll still have leftovers.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Noodle House
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“For those in need of a hot bowl of noodle soup, Agu is a local chain that serves some of the best ramen on the island. Get the "hot mess" if you're into something super rich and savory. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
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“Family-owned local chain offering quick-serve plate lunches, manapua & noodles in no-frills digs.”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“This is chain restaurant in Hawai'i that has been around for years! Good food all around, lots of selection. For breakfast the the apple napple and a portuguese omelet sandwich. You may want to get seconds. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“Casual chain serving classic omelets, waffles, pancakes, crêpes & sandwiches with a Hawaiian spin.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Favorite Thai food in Kapolei. the spring rolls are very close to what you would eat in Asia.”
  • 5 locals recommend
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“Delicious food and atmosphere!! Love their smoked meat in the appetizer section and typically enjoy that and a side salad.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“There are two locations. The one listed here is closer and convenient. The other one is in Waianae, which is about a 20 minute drive west. That one is great for its ocean views of Maile point. Both are great places for Louisiana style seafood with a Hawaiian spin ”
  • 1 local recommends
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“Counter-serve restaurant offering burgers, Hawaiian-style seafood & Asian bento boxes.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
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“This is my favorite spot to get some amazing Pho and Vietnamese food. My favorite dish is the Lemon Beef Salad. ”
  • 1 local recommends
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  • 1 local recommends