While there’s no need to hunt out romance in Hawai‘i, plate lunches and shave ice for every meal may not do the trick. Instead, check out these RESTAURANTS for a view, good food and a perfect place to FEED THE FLAME.
BROWN’S BEACH HOUSE: What better way to rekindle that spark than being surrounded by tiki torches and palm trees right along the beach? Brown’s Beach House off ers the IDEAL SUNSET MEAL , pairing outstanding Hawaiian fare with a stunning view and outdoor seating. Location: The Fairmont Orchid, 1 N. Kanikū Drive, Kamuela, 808-887-7368, fairmont.com. ‘ULU OCEAN GRILL + SUSHI LOUNGE: Casual island elegance surrounds diners here as they indulge in the restaurant’s signature “R.S.A.: Regional, Seasonal and Artisanal” cuisine. The key phrase here is “ SUSTAINABLE DINING, ” as a large portion of the menu is sourced from Hawai‘i Island. With a cozily lit lānai overlooking the ocean, this is the perfect place for an evening meal accompanied by soothing trade winds and a view of the stars. Location: Four Seasons Resort Hualālai, 72-100 Ka‘ūpūlehu Drive, Hualālai (North Kona Coast), 808-325-8000.