Heavenly Island Lifestyle

Eat Local, Be Happy at Heavenly Island Lifestyle
Local Expert's Rating:
4.5 / 5
The Bottom Line:

Located in the heart of Waikiki, Honolulu, the Heavenly Island Lifestyle has something to offer both locals and visitors alike. The taste of the island is presented in unique, interesting dishes full of flavor featuring locally sourced ingredients, including local vegetables, meats, fish, and spices. In addition, the signature cocktails and the drinks are divine as well, making a visit here a perfect addition to your vacation itinerary. 

- The HawaiianIslands.com Local Expert Team

Hawaii is a land replete with interesting tastes not found anywhere else in the world. Thankfully, at Heavenly Island Lifestyle, you can enjoy all of these unique tastes in one spot. Off Seaside Avenue in Waikiki, Honolulu, you can enjoy vegetarian, meat-based, or gluten-free food. Aside from the decadent desserts and house-made cocktails already offered. All options offer fresh, local ingredients for amazingly delicious organic dishes. 

Heavenly Island Lifestyle appeals to tourists coming into the area on vacation and to many who are born and raised in Oahu. This true taste of Hawaii is authentic, offering explosive flavors, delightful scents, and exquisite presentations. Created with locally sourced ingredients for a true “taste of the islands”. 

Heavenly Island Lifestyle also offers local twists on mainland classics. Such as breakfast favorites to start your day and provide the fuel you need for a day full of fun adventures. Breakfast, the most important meal of the day, features cage-free eggs, locally-raised chicken, and more. 

For dinner or lunch, you can enjoy the bounty of the sea or opt for culinary leanings. Which are based more on food from the land. The seafood, poultry, pork, and beef served are all sustainably raised, locally sourced, and seasoned with freshly picked spices and herbs. 

Guests comment about how Heavenly Island Lifestyle is a welcome rest stop from the tourist areas nearby. They also made note of the balcony seating, which is unique. The restaurant is welcoming and accommodating to all guests who visit. This restaurant prides itself on the taste of the food and its freshness, made possible by locally sourced ingredients. If you aren’t sure what to order, the friendly staff will help guide you through the menu choices. 

The interior of the Heavenly Island Lifestyle location features an island theme with photos of the seashore and real surfboards hanging on the wall. The shiplap adds to the look along with the fun, bold colors, shark fin decor, sunglasses, and fun sayings that can be found all over. Visiting here will be like taking a breath of fresh air and recentering yourself for the rest of your adventure.  

When visiting Heavenly Island Lifestyle, make sure that you try the following signature dishes:

Big Island Honey French Toast
As one of the favorite breakfast items on the menu, you will love the locally made sweet bread that is topped with organic vanilla and whipped cream. You can choose from a variety of flavors including the Chocolate & Banana (chocolate syrup, banana, cacao nibs), Hawaiian Fruit (papaya, pineapple, banana), Mixed Berries (blueberry, strawberry, banana), or the Blueberry Compote & Acai. 

Acai Bowl
Another Heavenly Island Lifestyle favorite for tourists and locals alike is the Acai Bowl. These are served with organic granola and Big Island honey. You can choose from either the Mixed Berry Bowl (blueberry, strawberry, banana), or the Hawaiian Fruit Bowl (banana, papaya, pineapple).

Mahi Mahi Fish Tacos
Moving into the lunch options, you have to try their specialty tacos. These white corn tortillas are served with Island local fish Mahi Mahi, cheese mix, homemade guacamole, red cabbage, red onion, arugula, cilantro, pickles, and lime & tomato salsa. 

Hainanese Chicken Rice
Another lunch favorite is this dish which comes with chicken breast, papaya, Jasmine rice, sweet chili sauce, green onion,  and homemade ginger soy sauce all served with Hot Ginger Soup. 

Big Island Ginger Ahi Poke with Kale Salad
For dinner at Heavenly Island Lifestyle, you can opt for this dish which features local Ahi Tuna, asparagus, seaweed, sweet onion, and ginger soy sauce marinade. 

Crispy Flat Bread Pizza
Choose from a variety of flatbread pizza options including four cheese, teriyaki chicken mayo, and more. 

Ribeye Steak With Grilled Vegetables & Truffle Sauce
For something really filling, try the 8oz ribeye steak served with sweet potato and grilled onion with a Truffle Demi Glaze Sauce.

Insider Tips:
-Heavenly Island Lifestyle is a popular restaurant. It is recommended that you make reservations ahead of time. You can use Open Table on the website to set up a time to visit. 
-Happy Hour runs daily and offers discounts on drinks and food items between specific hours. 
-You can eat in or order carry-out or takeout at Heavenly Island Lifestyle.