Upper Kaimuki's Award-Winning Restaurant

Call Today & book your party!

Reserve OnlineOrder Online

Brunch

Thursday from 10AM - 2PM

Friday to Sunday from 9AM - 2PM

Happy hour

Monday to Friday from 4PM - 6PM

Dinner

Monday to Thursday from 4PM - 9PM

Friday & Saturday from 4PM - 11PM

Sunday from 4PM - 10PM

Brunch

Chicken & Waffles, Eggs Benedict, Porchetta Salad and More

See Menu

Dinner

Crab Cakes, Back Ribs, Filet Mignon and More

See Menu

Friends Night Out

Enjoy an experience for 4

See Fixed Menu

Date Night

Spend the night with someone special

See Fixed Menu

Awards

  • Award-Winning Cuisine

    Our crowd favorties range from our St. Louis style back ribs, truffle fries to our smokey cheesy mac

  • Full Bar

    Experience our selection of wine, liquors and the craftiest cocktails on the island

  • Several Seating Options

    Choose from seats at the bar, mezzanine, outdoor patio, private dining room and first-floor counters

What others have said

The Surfing Pig Hawaii
4.5
Based on 1015 Reviews
Elizabeth M.
Elizabeth M.
2022-08-14 15:46:25
Looking for some flavorful food we decided to try The Surfing Pig. I glanced at the online menu and saw street tacos so I was definitely in. Parking is...
Thelma D.
Thelma D.
2022-08-07 17:53:01
Great service and great food. Cocktails were tasty. Food is thoughtfully prepared. Fries are awesome. One sandwich could easily feed two people.
Bradley G.
Bradley G.
2022-07-21 22:13:58
Good food, it's not barbecue. I wanted ribs like, like normal ones. I was disappointed
Janet F.
Janet F.
2022-07-08 08:35:20
We came back again during our trip this year. I'm daydreaming about this meal and salivating already. We booked our table in advance this time, service was...
Matt L.
Matt L.
2022-07-02 00:31:14
Service was sporadically attentive!Excellent decor & ambiance. Dining room was modern, trendy, and fun. Very expensive, but you get what you pay for....
Andrew S.
Andrew S.
2022-06-08 12:30:39
Had another amazing experience here. Enjoyed a nice dinner with my brother-in-law and sister before they moved back to the mainland! The staff treated us...
Little L.
Little L.
2022-06-05 22:03:10
Greeted by (manager? Owner?) Joe. Led upstairs to our table. Our server was amazing, Amanda I think. Really on top of service but not intrusive. Joe checked...
Bethanie C.
Bethanie C.
2022-06-04 23:00:30
Celebrated our anniversary here and the surfing pig sure did make it feel special! The chef or owner stopped by our table and inquired about how our meal...
Jesse M.
Jesse M.
2022-05-25 01:09:19
First timers to The Surfing Pig. We were looking a local casual place that was different than every other restaurant suggested by hotels or tour guides. The...
Stephanie M.
Stephanie M.
2022-05-22 23:58:59
Found an amazing gem! Just out of the backyard, or should i say a 10 minute drive from the downtown area of Waikiki, is an amazing brunch spot with a...
Lisa R.
Lisa R.
2022-05-22 18:36:19
What a cool find! We yelped cocktails in kaimuki and whalla The Surfing pig popped up. We gave it a try at 1 pm and knowing they close from2-4. We were...
Adam D.
Adam D.
2022-05-03 11:05:53
3.5 stars. The most standout part of this experience was the friendly service. From the hostess, to the bartender to the manager everyone was so helpful,...
Alison L.
Alison L.
2022-04-20 20:58:28
I want to give the Surfing Pig 5 stars for service (everyone was very friendly and helpful), but unfortunately the food experience was not good....
Jeni O.
Jeni O.
2022-04-17 17:55:32
Tried out for the Dr Jodi approved keto dishes avail. I got the OBB (Oahus Best Burger) with salad and it was sooo onolicious! The burger is flavor rich...
Nakeia D.
Nakeia D.
2022-04-14 20:03:27
The food was good. I ordered a smoked bacon drink that came out encased in smoke, which was cool, and Brussel sprouts as my appetizer. Others in my party...
Katie D.
Katie D.
2022-04-10 17:24:46
We stumbled across this restaurant after a long morning of hiking. We were welcomed at the door with a wonderful Aloha. Our bartender Rose (who is amazing,...
Catherine L.
Catherine L.
2022-04-07 00:54:36
Hostess was very kind and welcoming. The food was super great and very accommodating.
S W.
S W.
2022-04-03 01:23:13
I really wanted to support this restaurant because they seem to care about the community by offering free meals in a fridge outside. Sadly the dine in...
Greg L.
Greg L.
2022-03-23 22:53:54
I worked for a cruise line for 2 years trying burgers from around the world. A caribou slider in Alaska was always top of my list but the burger here may...
Ti M.
Ti M.
2022-03-20 01:45:58
This spot was super cute and quaint. Love the ambiance and when they seat you there is glass partitions for safety and they give you a hand sanitizing wipe...
Lizel M.
Lizel M.
2022-03-14 02:33:39
Great place for drinks and pupus. There's a parking lot in the back but they are metered parking. Try to find street parking if you can. My favorites are...
Lori K.
Lori K.
2022-03-09 20:25:41
Excellent service and fabulous food! Awesome drink menu everything made in house. Loved everything
Kathy U.
Kathy U.
2022-02-15 00:29:26
Wow! Wish I'd come here sooner! Had seen this place during When in Waialae and had to come back to try it. Tip - come on a weekday for lunch if you can....
Aubrey M.
Aubrey M.
2022-02-14 18:10:06
I don't write much reviews though I'm an avid Yelp user, but when a place WOWs me, I need to share the experience!I bookmarked this place before our...
Andrew S.
Andrew S.
2022-02-13 20:53:32
I live on the Island and was happy to hear that my high school counselor and her husband was visiting for a day while on a cruise! I decided to take themto...
Davin P.
Davin P.
2022-01-28 22:27:51
It was my first time at The Surfing Pig and I had a really great time. Cocktails were great. The small plates were delicious as well. Jessica was our server...
Carolyn N.
Carolyn N.
2022-01-18 18:37:45
What we ordered: the smoking pig $18.50. loved the theatrics. The bacon was amazingly balanced with flavor and aromatic from the smoke.Trade winds $16....
Rebecca Z.
Rebecca Z.
2022-01-11 21:49:19
Our experience was phenomenal! The employees were so friendly and welcoming. They gave us complementary champagne/mocktail for my birthday which was so...
Janet F.
Janet F.
2022-01-08 11:46:37
This place was so good that I ended up coming here twice on my Hawaii trip! Chill restaurant vibes.Kampachi Carpaccio ($17) -- Such a refreshing appetizer...
Alex L.
Alex L.
2021-12-19 21:37:17
Stopped by for brunch before a flight - came on a Sunday at 10 AM! Thankfully it had no line and service was rather quick. The food was okay quality....
Laura T.
Laura T.
2021-12-18 02:12:45
Delicious! Tremendous service and spectacular presentation!Everyone from host, bartender, server, to manager touched our table. We felt cared for.Each...
Trevor C.
Trevor C.
2021-12-17 22:07:12
This place is phenomenal. Aesthetic and mood is super classy, but welcoming. The food is exceptional. I had the truffle NY strip, as well as an array of...
Sarah L.
Sarah L.
2021-12-15 13:56:29
My friend took me here for dinner after I was craving burgers all week. The burger was HUGE. I was pretty full by the time I finished it that I couldn't...
Suelem L.
Suelem L.
2021-12-14 17:40:27
The Surfing Pig has amazing eggs Benedict. Which is what I've tried, excited to go back and try each and every other dish. Lucca made it special by taking...
Landon K.
Landon K.
2021-12-05 16:06:21
Came back for their street tacos, porchetta salad, and to try their "Friends night out" prefix menu. This included their flatbread pizza, Smokey cheesy...
Lisa W.
Lisa W.
2021-12-05 00:45:55
The Surfing Pig has delicious food and wonderful service! Their dishes not only has amazing presentation but the flavors all blends well. From crab cakes to...
Carol A.
Carol A.
2021-12-02 22:12:47
This place was beautiful! The service is very friendly right when you walk in the door and the great atmosphere here! The location had a relaxing and...
Francesca D.
Francesca D.
2021-11-30 21:08:55
Fun stop for a quick drink before we grabbed dinner at Asuka across the street. Felt very covid safe, especially for a bar. The bartender was super friendly...
Richard H.
Richard H.
2021-10-27 10:32:10
Been coming to this place every so often and the food never disappoints! This time we got the OBB burger with truffle fries and the Beef Tataki. Both were...
Kelsey Y.
Kelsey Y.
2021-10-15 02:31:17
I finally went to The Surfing Pig after months of driving past it on my way home, and what an experience! We went for dinner and sat at the bar. Nicole the...
Tama F.
Tama F.
2021-10-14 22:34:48
What makes this place is the people who work here. Maya, the manager on duty, checked on us multiple times throughout our meal, ensuring that everything was...
Andy F.
Andy F.
2021-10-12 14:15:35
Oh boy, the Surfing Pig totally wiped out BRO. Not sure how it has a 4.5 star average rating. The food was subpar. Perhaps the smoky drinks?We were...
Katherine L.
Katherine L.
2021-10-07 16:24:35
My bf and I checked this place out for the first time for the Yelp "When on Waialae" event for 10% off all food. We were pretty impressed by the food. The...
Gary M.
Gary M.
2021-09-30 23:03:11
Love this place!! We sat at the bar, and our bartender (Julia) was da bomb! She made the best drinks, period!!! We started off with the calamari medley....
Jennifer C.
Jennifer C.
2021-09-03 21:08:23
We were seated immediately. Nice and clean venue. The only thing keeping it from five stars was the limited alcoholic choices
Michael N.
Michael N.
2021-08-25 07:41:38
Making reservations was a piece of cake. Just booked for dinner through the website a few weeks in advance. When arrived, the bar was set up on the 1st...
Van F.
Van F.
2021-08-24 14:57:23
I ordered street tacos for my friend through Postmates. My friend said were delicious!The timing was perfect.I can't wait to try them out myself!!
Maria S.
Maria S.
2021-08-23 14:17:29
Fabulous dinner! Ahi tuna appetizer and sliders were absolutely delicious. Fun vibe and innovative cuisine.
Bryan B.
Bryan B.
2021-08-16 19:22:02
Thoroughly enjoyed this off the beat and path diamond in the ruff of a superb restaurant. Great atmosphere and outstanding food. Specialty smoked drinks...
Carly M.
Carly M.
2021-08-15 19:53:43
This place was so hip I really felt it was too cool for me! We made reservations using Yelp for a Saturday night party of three. I was surprised they had...
Mariah H.
Mariah H.
2021-08-15 00:50:42
Great service, amazing ambiance, and delicious food!!!! Definitely check this place out!
Bridget M.
Bridget M.
2021-08-15 00:01:12
Awesome spot! The truffle fries are absolutely amazing perfectly crispy shoe strings with just the right drizzle of truffle oil and the thinnest shavings of...
Jennifer S.
Jennifer S.
2021-08-14 10:51:25
This was hands-down our best meal in Oahu! Our group shared several dishes from the brunch menu and all were incredible! My personal favorites were the...
Tien F.
Tien F.
2021-08-12 17:30:06
This is probably my favorite meal on our trip. The brunch dishes were so creative and portions were huge. We started off with the addicting truffle fries...
John G.
John G.
2021-07-11 22:59:06
Man! Food overall is Awesome! Check out Chef Luis Vargas! Doing his thing killing it!
L L.
L L.
2021-07-11 21:19:54
Randomly drove by and saw the Sunday Prime Rib All You Can Eat. Wow! So good. Well seasoned and not too salty. Not the biggest slices, but perfectly...
Analyssa T.
Analyssa T.
2021-07-03 22:55:10
Writing this review from my table @thesurfingpig. Had a reservation at 6:30 but was not seated until 6:50. The food is mediocre and the waitress was too...
Brian P.
Brian P.
2021-06-08 21:26:28
As a first time guest looking to have a simple beer, I found myself rather excited by the setting in this hidden trendy upbeat and artistic venue. One...
Jared W.
Jared W.
2021-05-30 22:54:12
Food and drinks on point, wait-staff on point. The blue shirts make it look like a bowling alley.