The Hawaiian Islands are small, yet bold pieces of paradise that dot the ocean with destinations delivering up color, captivating stories, wildlife, scenery and exciting adventures. Travelers head to these mesmerizing islands to explore some of the world’s most exotic landscapes and taste infusions of culinary experiences that can’t be beaten. If you happen to be in Honolulu, you won’t want to miss a chance to visit Chef Chai. Named for owner Chef Chai Chaowasaree, this establishment proves to be more than a restaurant, but an authentic encounter with Hawaiian flavors at its very core.
An Exciting Culinary Experience at Chef Chai
This contemporary and elegant restaurant sits at 1009 Kapiolani Boulevard in Honolulu and is open daily with the exception of Monday from 4:00 pm until 10:00 pm. Chef Chai in Hawaii welcomes guests to a place where Hawaiian dishes are infused with Asian influences and celebrated for their many flavors. It’s also a destination guests have come to love for the fact that dishes are designed using fresh Hawaiian fare and farming efforts. As a part of Hawaiian Island Chefs, Chef Chai utilizes the resources available right on the heart of Oahu to bring a farm to table experience into delectable reality. Innovative culinary techniques and unique blends of spices have helped Chef Chai in Hawaii stand apart from the rest. Reservations are required at this beautiful and popular restaurant and those looking to make the most of their visit will want to show up during happy hour between 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm.
At Chef Chai, blends and surprising balance are the name of the culinary game. Consider starting a meal with black truffle risotto cakes or oysters with lemongrass garlic. Main dish options include a variety of fare from grilled octopus to pan seared scallops. Filet mignon, lamb chops and butternut squash are all readily available for ordering as well. No matter what you decide to try, be sure to save room for dessert. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to taste pineapple macadamia nut tart or the espresso tiramisu. Finish off the night with a selection from the vast dessert wine menu to keep your sweet tooth satisfied from start to finish.
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