COASTAL ITALIAN CUISINE WITH HAWAII FLAIR

Orchids

*Orchids is temporarily closed until further notice.

Orchids is Halekulani’s casually elegant, oceanfront restaurant, and one of the top restaurants on Oahu serving breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as the best Sunday Brunch Honolulu offers.

The cuisine at Orchids celebrates the sophisticated flavors of the coastal Italian regions.  Chef de Cuisine, Christian Testa, infused his own distinctive flair to create signature dishes including a Harris Ranch Prime Beef Filet appetizer, served with thinly sliced prime filet, arugula salad, parmesan, mushroom and truffle aioli; Homemade Lasagnette featuring freshly chef-made pasta, local Kahuku prawns, scallops and avocado; as well as several other uniquely tantalizing creations.

 

Table set for breakfast at Orchids with ocean views

Hours

*Orchids is temporarily closed until further notice.

Breakfast (A La Carte)
7:30am – 11:00am (Monday to Saturday)

Lunch
11:30am – 2:00pm (Monday to Saturday)

Dinner
5:30pm – 9:30pm (Daily)

Sunday Brunch
9:00am – 2:30pm

Attire

Casual resort attire for breakfast, lunch, brunch and afternoon tea. Elegant resort attire for dinner. T-shirts, tank tops, beachwear, exercise attire or flip-flops are not permitted.

Inquiries

Call (808) 923-2311 or (844) 288-8022 for information.

ALSO AT ORCHIDS

Communal table at Cattleya Wine Bar
TAPAS STYLE CUISINE PAIRED WITH GLOBAL WINES

Cattleya Wine Bar

Our newest addition is the Cattleya Wine Bar featuring Mediterranean influenced tapas style cuisine paired with curated offerings of global wines available by the bottle or glass. Located in the entry of our award-winning Orchids restaurant.

Sunday Brunch at Orchids
HONOLULU'S MOST LEGENDARY BRUNCH

Sunday Brunch at Orchids

The wide selection of internationally inspired items including a carving station, omelet station and dessert station will satisfy even the most discerning of dining patrons.

Finger sandwiches and freshly baked pastries at afternoon tea
A TIME-HONORED TRADITION

Afternoon Tea

Gracious service, fine international teas, finger sandwiches, and freshly baked pastries harken back to the early days of the hotel.

Dishes with the flavors of the coastal Italian regions, featuring local ingredients

Quality, fresh, and locally sourced

Ingredients used at Orchids are sourced from across the Hawaiian Islands, including Kahuku prawns, scallops and avocado.

Ingredients used are sourced from across the Hawaiian Islands
Kauai
Shrimp
Molokai
Provisions & Hawaii Specialty Meat
Oahu
Kualoa Farms
Ho farms
MA‘O Organic Farms
Dry Land Nursery
SK Natural Farms
2 Lady Pig Farmers
Mari’s Garden
Kunoa Beef
Big Island
The Hawaii Island Goat Dairy
Kawamata Farms
Hamakua Heritage Farm, Inc.
Hirabata Farms

CHEF RECOMMENDS

CHRISTIAN TESTA, CHEF DE CUISINE – ORCHIDS

Reimagining Mediterranean-inspired cuisine

Born and raised in Genova, Italy, Christian Testa, Chef de Cuisine at Orchids, is bringing the region’s traditional cuisine into the 21st century.

His extensive training has been gained from previous experiences at acclaimed hotel kitchens internationally such as the Splendido Hotel in Portofino and La Coquille in Bermuda.

“My inspiration comes from cooking with my grandmother as a child…” with pastas handmade from scratch daily and an innovative Mediterranean, clean, and healthy inspired menu.

Christian Testa, Chef de Cuisine at Orchids

“SENSATIONAL, elegant hotel in prime location in Honolulu, Oahu. Attentive staff, gorgeous areas within the hotel to enjoy, a piano bar at night, a taste sensation at Orchids Restaurant. This hotel should be on your BUCKET LIST!”

Jo Kennedy
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2020
Forbes Travel Guide
Four Star Award, Orchids
2020
Hawaii Magazine
Oahu Readers’ Choice Awards Best Romantic Restaurant, Orchids - #1
2020
Honolulu Magazine
Orchids - Hale ‘Aina Award Best Brunch, Orchids - Gold

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La Mer

Hawaii’s only AAA Five Diamond and Forbes Five Star restaurant, La Mer features local and tropical ingredients in dishes inspired by flavors from the south of France.

House Without A Key

A distinctive indoor/outdoor bar and restaurant providing more casual fare and nightly Hawaiian entertainment with scenic views of Diamond Head and the Pacific Ocean.

Lewers Lounge

The perfect location for early evening or after-dinner drinks, featuring classic cocktails and contemporary live jazz music.

L’Aperitif Cocktail Bar

Discover a true cocktail experience with the French inspired L’Aperitif and our signature combinations of flavors and freshness with our “Haute Couture” cocktails.

Cattleya Wine Bar

Enjoy Mediterranean influenced tapas paired with regional grape styles and global wines in the heart of Orchids Restaurant.

Halekulani Bakery & Restaurant

Halekulani’s first branded restaurant, located at Halepuna Waikiki, emphasizes local ingredients, artisanal baked goods and signature confections in a casual setting.

Sunday Brunch at Orchids

The wide selection of items including a carving station, omelet station and dessert station will satisfy even the most discerning of dining patrons.

Afternoon Tea

Gracious service, fine international teas, finger sandwiches, and freshly baked pastries harken back to the early days of the hotel.

In-Room Dining

In-room dining includes breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner, appetizers and a complete selection of wines and liquors.

Veranda

A comfortable open-air lounge in our main building with high ceilings, bamboo fans, and soft white curtains, adjacent to the hotel's manicured lawn.