Best Restaurants in Waikiki for Budget Travelers

Uncle Sharkii’s menu has been thoughtfully designed to cater to families, offering tasty and nutritious options that all can enjoy.


Marukame Udon serves fresh-fried Tempura cooked every day. The restaurant pays great attention to the freshness and authenticity of its dishes.

Marukame Udon

steak shack

Their serving is amazingly large, fresh and unbelievably cheap! The regular steak plate of 6 oz costs $9.50 and their chicken plate costs $8.75. Each plate comes with rice and a salad.

Musubi Cafe Iyasume

The place is part walk-up counter, part knick-knack store and cafe. That said, it’s no wonder that people treat it as a local treasure.

Teddy’s Bigger Burgers 

Aside from the delicious burgers, the restaurant serves classic burger joint staples such as chicken tenders, salad, fries, ice cream floats, fountain drinks, shakes, and even offer a Kids’ menu.

Me’s BBQ

Their bestseller, the Kalbi bbq meal costs only $9.50 and it includes a generous amount of rice, macaroni salad, some greens, and Korean short rib.

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