Light & Innovative

Hoku's at The Kahala Hotel & Resort is heralded for its innovative fusion fare which melds Hawaiian, Asian, Mediterranean and European flavours. The restaurant’s twist on contemporary Island cuisine ensures that it is consistently ranked as one of Hawaii's best restaurants.


Tuesday - Saturday
5:30pm - 10:00pm

Dinner: Collared shirts and slacks for men and evening attire for women are preferred. Shorts and tank-top style t-shirts are not allowed. Children under 12 are exempt.

Sunday Brunch

10:00am - 2:00pm

$75 per person; $37.50 children (6-12) not including tax or gratuity
Sunday Brunch: Casual resort wear, shoes or dressy sandals are allowed.
Swim wear, tank-top style t-shirts and athletic wear are not allowed.

Chef de Cuisine

Hiroshi Inoue

Inoue brings nearly 20 years of world-class culinary experience. An award winning chef, his impressive résumé includes executive sous chef at the Grand XIV Karuizawa and three years’ experience at one of Tokyo’s finest three-Michelin starred restaurants.

Perfect Setting

Hoku's has a breathtaking beachside setting with panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean from every table in the multi-level dining room. Also competing for guest's attention is the open kitchen featuring fiery hot woks, a kiawe wood grill, and tandoori and wood-burning ovens.

Contact Details 
(808) 739.8760

The cuisine is fresh, light, and innovative.

The ever-popular Hoku's Ahi Musubi remains on the menu as a local favorite. Ingredients are a mix of fresh locally grown produce and imports from abroad.

Executive Chef: Wayne Hirabayashi

Chef de Cuisine: Hiroshi Inoue  

Hoku's is renowned for its innovative culinary style and outstanding service. Popular with Hawaii residents as well as visitors, it has been a Honolulu Star Advertiser Ilima Award Winner every year for fine dining. Accolades for its Sunday Brunch come from all over the world. View Hoku's on Facebook.



  • 2016 Hale Aina Award Winner - Best Hotel Brunch Buffet

  • 2013 Hale Aina Award Winner - Best Restaurant for a Date Night

  • 2012 Hale Aina Award Winner - Best Brunch

  • 2009, 2010 Hale Aina Award Winner - Best Hotel Restaurant

  • 2007, 2011 'Ilima Award Winner - Best Fine Dining Restaurant