The islands here are famous for volcanoes, ancient culture, and beaches; but did you know about the best sunset view restaurants in Hawaii? With views of the sun setting over the vast Pacific Ocean, these 12 Hawaiian restaurants can’t be beat. From upscale establishments and revolving restaurants to beachside bars and hotel eateries, here are some locations to witness a vibrant Hawaiian sunset while enjoying the local flavor materialized in the delicious, regional cuisine.

Are you ready to step out and treat yourself to one of the best sunset view restaurants in Hawaii? Why don’t you book a Vrbo and make it an overnight adventure while you’re at it? Have you already been to any of these? Which is your favorite so far? And when you’re in the mood; don’t forget to check out these 18 spectacular Hawaiian sunsets.

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Best Sunset View Restaurants In Hawaii & Additional Info

Where is another one of the best sunset restaurants in Hawaii?

You will find the hidden treasure Red Salt at the Koa Kea Hotel + Resort in Poipu Kauai, featuring:

  • A diverse menu created by acclaimed Executive Chef and Kauai native Noelani Planas.
  • The award-winning restaurant crafts fresh, locally-sourced Hawaiian seafood and produce into exquisite cuisine including vanilla bean-seared Mahi, ahi tartare, and the not-so-ordinary burger.
  • Come in early for breakfast for an authentically prepared Poipu dish, such as lobster benedict and lemon-pineapple soufflé pancakes.
  • Enjoy all of this while taking in the stunning palm tree-lined ocean views.


Where is one of the best places to see Hawaii's sunsets?

Hidden away on Maui’s western shore, extending from south Kihei to Wailea’s Mokapu Beach, Keawakapu Beach is a piece of heaven from dawn to dusk, where you can:

  • Enjoy this white sand where many of the island's most expensive homes are located.
  • Relax on this picturesque beach which is great for getting a tan, swimming, and of course the impressive sunsets.
  • The sunrises aren't so bad either if you are an early bird.


Where is one of the best hotels on Kauai's Royal Coconut Coast?

Get a beachfront room at the Kauai Shores Hotel, where you can experience:

  • Here each day can begin with a morning yoga class.
  • Then take a dip in one of the swimming pools or enjoy a day at the beach.
  • Create an island adventure, exploring the natural beauty in this natural habitat.
  • Each of the remodeled guest rooms offer a warm and bright island decor with stand-alone air conditioner units, complimentary Wi-Fi, and private open-air lanais.
  • The sound of the waves rolling will help lull you to sleep, but not before the spectacular sunset.