Christmas 2016: Restaurants Open Today in Hawaii

Christmas 2016: Restaurants Open Today in Hawaii
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If you’re spending Christmas 2016 in Hawaii, then you will definitely want to know what restaurants are open today. Sure, in Hawaii it may not seem like Christmas as the snow is traded in for sand and ocean, but enjoying a traditional Christmas breakfast or Christmas dinner can really put you in the holiday spirit.

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day are two holidays that are centered on being with loved ones and, of course, food. Therefore, if you’re still scrambling for a place to eat this Christmas, read on to find out what restaurants are open in Hawaii.

Restaurants Open in Hawaii

No matter what type of meal you’re feeling this Christmas Day, there are numerous restaurant options to choose from in Hawaii. Here is a list of restaurant options you can visit this holiday.

  • Tropics Bar and Grill
  • Hawaii Prince Hotel
  • Pikake Terrace
  • Orchids
  • House without a Key
  • The Beachhouse at the Moana Surfrider
  • Hau Tree Lanai
  • Japengo
  • Bali Steak and Seafood
  • Azure
  • Monarch Room Brunch Buffet at the Royal Hawaiian
  • Kai Market
  • Waikiki Starlight Luau
  • Ocean House
  • Chuck’s Steak House
  • DK Steak House
  • Sansei Seafood Restaurant and Sushi Bar Waikiki
  • Mac 27/7
  • Nobu Waikiki
  • BLT Market
  • Ruth Chris Steak House
  • Sarento’s at the Top of Ilikai
  • Merriman’s
  • Morton’s The Steakhouse
  • Hoku’s
  • Taormina Sicilian Cuisine
  • Red Salt at Ko’a Kea Resort
  • Buca di Beppo
  • SKY Waikiki
  • Humuhumu
  • Mahina and Sun’s
  • Plantation Gardens
  • Son’z Steakhouse
  • Tortilla Republic The Upstairs
  • Il Lupino
  • Plumeria Beach House
  • Eating House 1849
  • Swan Court Breakfast
  • Hard Rock Café

These are just some of the restaurant options you can choose this Christmas in Hawaii. Many of these restaurants will offer special Christmas and holiday deals including prix fixe menus at great prices or holiday-themed buffets. You may want to call ahead and get a reservation or to check the hours of operation so you don’t show up to a closed restaurant. Wherever you choose, we hope you enjoy your Christmas Day while in Hawaii.


“Waikiki Christmas events and dining 2016,” Go Visit Hawaii website,, last accessed December 22, 2016.

“Christmas Day specials Sunday, December 25, 2016,” Open Table website,, last accessed December 22, 2016.