Best Restaurants in Waikiki for Budget Travelers

Uncle Sharkii

Besides their tasty Poke Bowls, they also serve Boba Milk Teas and Dole Soft Serve. It’s the best place to go for a well-rounded, satisfying meal that is reasonably priced, healthful, and scrumptious.

Marukame Udon

Marukame Udon Waikiki is one of the most famous cheap eats in the area. People usually order any of their udon and add side dishes like Shrimp Tempura. The best thing about their menu? The most expensive dish is a mere $10.50!

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.

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. Their burger prices range from $7.99 to $13.99.

Me’s BBQ

If you’re famished from a day spent swimming and traveling, Me’s BBQ will definitely make it worth your while. Almost all dishes cost around $7-$15.00, depending on the sides.

Oahu Mexican Grill

Oahu Mexican Grill is the freshest tex-mex on the island. The restaurant makes use of only grass-fed, free-range beef and all-natural meats. The regular menu prices range from $8.00- $12.75, depending on the meat and dish type.

Musubi Cafe Iyasume

Musubi Cafe Iyusame is the perfect go-to place for fast and cheap eats in Waikiki. 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.

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