Hawaii July 09, 2017
Here Are 10 BBQ Joints In Hawaii That Will Leave Your Mouth Watering Uncontrollably
Barbecue isn’t merely smoked meat topped with a tangy sauce – at least not here in Hawaii. You see, it also includes grilled meats, and reflects our islands’ diverse landscapes, with Japanese, Korean, local, and traditional American influences. While you’ll find countless delicious barbecue joints across the Hawaiian Islands, these 10 are sure to make your mouth water.
1. HI-BBQ, Kahuku
Located on the northwestern shore of Oahu is this patriotic food truck that serves up some mighty fine barbecue, including brisket, pulled pork, and ribs.
56-970 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, HI 96731
2. Chicken In A Barrel, Kapaa
This no-frills, walk-up eatery serves up barrel-smoked chicken, pork,
beef and ribs. Outdoor seating makes this the perfect spot for a casual - but delicious - lunch.
4-1586 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, HI 96746
3. Fat Daddie’s Smokehouse Barbeque, Kihei
Smoked with beer-soaked kiawe wood,
the meats served at this classic pit stop are absolutely to-die-for.
Add in hearty sides, and you've got yourself the perfect Southern comfort food in the middle of the Pacific.
1913 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, HI 96753
4. Big Jake’s Island B-B-Q, Captain Cook
This relaxed roadside eatery on Hawaii Island not only serves mouthwatering barbecued meats from with outdoor seating,
but offers catering services as well.
83-5308 Mamalahoa Hwy # B, Captain Cook, HI 96704
5. Sura Hawaii, Honolulu
Korean barbecue is a little different from the southern-style comfort food you're used to, but we think it's just as good. Plus, who doesn't love the opportunity to grill their own meat right at their table?
1726 Kapiolani Blvd, Honolulu, HI 96814
6. Al’s BBQ Pit, Paia
This classic roadside food truck not only serves uup delicious barbecue chicken, shrimp and steak, but their mac salad truly stands out.
Hana Hwy & Stable Road, Paia, HI 96779
7. TJ’s BBQ By The Beach, Kailua-Kona
With large portions of barbecue, including ribs,
wings, burgers and hot dogs, this roadside eatery is a local favorite and almost always busy.
75-6129 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
8. Smokey Ranch Barbeque, Waimanalo
Located on the southeastern shore of Oahu, this food truck specializing in mouthwatering barbecue is the perfect place to grab lunch on your next beach day.
41 Kalanianaole Hwy, Waimanalo, HI 96795
9. Korean BBQ, Kapaa
This understated Korean eatery may not look like much - and is located in a Kapa'a strip mall -
but the food sure is delicious. After all, some of the best food comes from hole in the wall eateries.
4-356 Kuhio Hwy E3, Kapaa, HI 96746
10. Uncle Bobo’s Smoked BBQ, Kaaawa
This cozy counter-serve eatery offers more than just epic barbecue with housemade sauce: you'll also find smoothies,
shave ice, and burgers on the menu.
51-480 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaaawa, HI 96730
Which of these barbecue joints is your favorite? While you’re here, we think you’ll enjoy checking out the delicious food from these 17 neighborhood restaurants in Hawaii.