These 12 Restaurants Serve The Best Mai Tais In Hawaii

Ah, the mai tai: the classic tropical alcoholic beverage that instantly comes to mind when someone mentions drinking on the beach in Hawaii. The classic Hawaiian mai tai is most often made with light and dark rum, orange curacao, orgeat syrup, and fresh lime juice mixed and served over ice with a pineapple wedge and maraschino cherry. While there are countless restaurants and bars with mai tais on the menu, the best ones come from these 12 restaurants.

Where do you order your favorite mai tai in Hawaii? If you’re not into mai tais, be sure to check out these 11 iconic Hawaiian beverages.