Waikiki’s Top Tastes

Chew On This Digest

July 1, 2012

Story By: Caitlin Basilio |

Treat yourself to a delicious meal at Top of Waikiki and enjoy a beautiful revolving panoramic view of Oahu. Located on the top floor of Waikiki Business Plaza, this rare restaurant experience makes a full 360-degree rotation every hour.

Serving Hawaii since 1965, Top of Waikiki has been satisfying the stomachs of locals and tourists alike since its beginnings. Its delicious meals and breathtaking view are just a couple of reasons why many loyal customers keep coming back for more.

Have a special occasion coming up? Or just feel like enjoying a meal with an unforgettable view? Head to Top of Waikiki and indulge in all it has to offer you.

Some popular menu items from the restaurant’s full course menu are Roasted Garlic Grilled Ribeye ($39), and appetizers Coconut Shrimp with Pineapple Salsa ($13) and Blackened Seared Ahi with Kahuku Sea Asparagus Salad ($17).

Roasted Garlic Grilled Ribeye is topped off with Soy Balsamic Glaze and is a customer favorite mostly because of its “blend of flavor which makes it really tasteful and tantalizing,” says director of marketing Colette Seu.

Coconut Shrimp with Pineapple Salsa features coconut and macadamia nut-crusted shrimp, pineapple reduction and cold soba noodle salad with sesame-miso vinaigrette. And Blackened Seared Ahi with Kahuku Sea Asparagus Salad is made with sweet and sour fennel, Maui onion, orange segments and wasabi-avacado citronette.

Open nightly from 5 to 9:30 p.m., this Waikiki landmark bustles with a full house, seating close to 200 diners on all three levels, so be sure to make a reservation ahead of time.

If you’re a loyal customer, return to Top of Waikiki soon to try one or all of these featured dishes. And if you’re new to this island fine dining restaurant, spread your wings and soar to the Top of Waikiki!

Top of Waikiki

Waikiki Business Plaza
2270 Kalakaua Ave., Honolulu
Open daily, 5 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Honolulu, HI 96815

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