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11 Unassuming Restaurants To Add To Your Hawaii Dining Bucket List

As the most isolated population center on earth and a true melting pot of cultures, the Hawaiian Islands are home to some of the world’s greatest cuisine. But in order to taste some of most mouthwatering food Hawaii has to offer, you must be willing to leave the resort areas and check out local hole in the wall joints. From food trucks and run-down buildings to strip mall restaurants and bowling alley eateries, these 11 unassuming restaurants certainly won’t disappoint – and should be added to your Hawaii dining bucket list immediately.

What is your favorite unassuming eatery in Hawaii? If you need more suggestions of great food in a less-than-ideal setting, be sure to check out these 11 mouthwatering hole in the wall restaurants, as well as these 13 eateries that serve up incredible cuisine in a not-so-pretty package.

Megan Shute
Megan is a freelance journalist residing near Honolulu, Hawaii. Since moving to Hawaii from the mainland two years ago, she has become obsessed with hiking, beach trips, and Kona coffee.