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Best things to do in Wahiawa

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Seafood Restaurant
“Best food in Haleiwa, only open for lunch and dinner and has a great view of the harbor. If you are patient enough for outside seating it never disappoints but if you are in a hurry you can usually find a table in the bar without waiting. They have a great happy hour from 4-6 Monday- Thursday if you sit in the bar. I suggest getting beer or wine unless you like sweet cocktails then this is your place to try one of their many specialty cocktails. I find the cocktails on the weak side so go ahead, order another, haha. They do NOT take reservations so be prepared to wait 45 minutes for a table if you go around sunset time.”
72 locals recommend
Food Truck
“The most famous shrimp truck on the North Shore, originally launched out of a converted bread truck more than 20 years ago. Now that's some staying power. Will it be garlic shrimp today drenched in butter, shrimp scampi, or perhaps we're feeling a little braver and will have the no refunds, hot and spicy shrimp plate!”
42 locals recommend
“Everyone who loves to eat Pineapples or anything from Dole should visit this place to eat or drink a juice from Dole candy t shirts or ride or be in a maze at dole it’s a fun place to be at .”
37 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
“Growing up as a kid on the North Shore meant my reward for sitting still for a haircut was a Shave Ice. Not a bad deal. The barber shop is now Aoki's Shave Ice, right across the street. My favorite flavors are Li hing mui, Lilikoi and Lychee. Order with Ice Cream on the bottom!”
41 locals recommend
“See the honu (turtles) - but don’t touch! Stop by a shrimp truck, visit a local artisan for small batch crafted goodies! Gorgeous beaches. Great surf. ”
36 locals recommend
“They are open late which is nice for Hawaii. Their food is also great and isn't too expensive for the amount of food you get. We have eaten there and done take-out, great family food. ”
36 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“They have a wide variety of coffee beverage and food. They have free WIFI They sell Waialua Coffee beans. Located inside the North Shore Marketplace”
37 locals recommend
“The Haleiwa Beach House is one of my favorite restaurants on North Shore Oahu. My favorite is the Poke Bowl with the catch of the day. ”
29 locals recommend
“Locally owned, all local produce and homemade bread. Very reasonable prices and relishes casual spot fo take out or to grab a great healthy lunch.”
43 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“Open for breakfast and lunch Healthy meals and fun atmosphere. Located next door to Haleiwa Post Office”
45 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Malama Market Located in Haleiwa town. Small grocery store where you can find all of your grocery essentials. Beer, Wine and Alcohol sold here”
23 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“When our family needs our Mexican food fix, we head over to Cholo's. If they have their fresh fried fish tacos on special, order them, so good.”
32 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
“Great rolls, fun atmosphere but not a place to be in a hurry. We love going to Banazi sushi but don't too often because the wait is usually too long. They do not take reservations but they will let you go sign in and they will call you when they have your table so you can go walk around while you wait. ”
31 locals recommend
“Spend the day exploring the rich heritage of the Pacific Islands. Wander through 42 acres of tropical splendor and enjoy the adventure of traditional hands-on activities. Dine like royalty at an authentic Polynesian luau and top it off with the most spectacular evening show in the islands. All of Polynesia in one exciting place.”
24 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
“Some of the best Thai food! They also have a good night scene on the weekends for those looking for some music and a place to hang. ”
23 locals recommend
“some awesome deals are to be had here - including chocolate covered MacNuts”
17 locals recommend