The Equus, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member - Honolulu, Hawaii, 96815, United States

Neighborhood Surrounding our Waikiki Hotel

Waikiki’s fashionable “Upper West Side” is Honolulu’s new “it” neighborhood, with a blossoming urban retail, dining, and entertainment scene. Anchored by the prestigious Waikiki yacht harbor and the expanse of AlaMoana Beach Park on the ocean side, this vibrant neighborhood is host to a multitude of fine dining restaurants. AlaMoana mall the countries largest outdoor shopping and dining experience (with over 350 nationally recognized retailers and fine dining establishments) and the Ward Entertainment Complex- with its multitude of bars, restaurants, theatres and retail outlets- fill in the neighborhoods west side. Central Waikiki and the recently renovated Lewers street area are a short walk along Waikiki beach to the east.

The upper west side of Waikiki is a vibrant neighborhood that provides the perfect mix of the Waikiki resort district with the best of Honolulu’s exciting multi-cultural urban experience. Suggested Restaurants in walking distance (10min radius):

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• Mai Tai’s Bar- AlaMoana center with live music every night
• Shokudo- Japanese restaurant (more modern with flair)
• Morimoto- High end fusion cuisine on the water –one of Americas top chefs
• Ojiya- Country style Japanese
• Tango- Fusion
• Bernini- Upscale Italian/Japanese fusion
• Sorrento’s- Italian fine dining with a spectacular view
• Mariposa- Upscale dining in Niemen Marcus
• Longhi’s- Casual Italian seafood (beautiful view over AlaMoana beach park)
• Morton’s steak house
• Assagios- Italian
• Ramano’s Macaroni grill
• The Fat Greek- Traditional Greek
• Singha Thai- Upscale Thai
• Divinos- Locally owned Italian (byob)
• Chiba-Ken- Sushi (great atmosphere)
• Wailana- Coffee house (24 hrs)
• Todai- Japanese sushi buffet
• Chart house- Traditional American steak and seafood (beautiful view of yacht harbor, live music and bar)
• Harbor Pub- Pizza, salads, sandwiches & breakfast (great for lunch and evening pub atmosphere)
• IzakayaTairyo- Country Japanese (great atmosphere)
• Kobe Steak House- Japanese steak house (amazing presentation)
• Roy’s- Asian fusion (famous local chef)
• Nobu- Modern fusion (Latin/Asian)

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