Welcome to Kahai Kitchen

Gourmet Catering Services & Plate Lunch in Honolulu, Hawaii

For all your Catering needs, Kahai Kitchen offers a variety of catering options for weddings, banquets, birthdays, graduations, or any celebration that requires elegant local style food. We also serve gourmet style plate lunches out of our restaurant. Our customers have referred to our plate lunches as “elevated;” while our catering clients have described our food and service as “simply awesome.” Enjoy Chef inspired meals for lunch, dinner, breakfast all day on Saturday’s or a catering constructed with passion and using quality-based products.

Locally owned and operated, the Kahai Kitchen team is able to enhance your meal, celebration or special occasion with experience and professionalism, help you meet deadlines, provide guests with delicious food and work with you around your busy schedule. Whether it’s a plate lunch, breakfast, dinner or a catered event, Kahai Kitchen has you covered.

Schedule a tasting for your next large event today and experience the ‘Kahai difference.’ With over 40 years of industry experience, Kahai Kitchen has become one of Honolulu’s most trusted caterers. We have developed relationships with a network of local vendors, event planners and others in the industry. No event is too big or small. Afford yourself the piece of mind knowing that Kahai will go above and beyond to ensure each aspect of your event is covered. 

Range of Catering

Kahai Kitchen does all levels of catering from small to large events, serves plate lunches and hosts special private events in our dining room (28 person capacity). Whether it's an event for a group of 15 people or over 1000, Kahai Kitchen is one of Honolulu's most trusted caterers. We've been providing memorable experiences for local, national and international clients for over 13 years. When it comes to food and service, you can trust Kahai Kitchen for any event.

Private Events

Book Kahai's Dining Room

Our dining room is available for private events. Choose either family style or a restaurant style plated event. In house events range from a minimum of 20 to a maximum of 28 people per event. Inquiries may be submitted using our contact us page via e-mail. Our sales team will work with you on a menu, service proposal for your next event. Every former event has been a success and customers very satisfied, even surprised.

Let Kahai Kitchen host your next event whether it's a birthday party, office get together or any other event, Kahai will attend to the details to make your event a success.

946 Coolidge St, Honolulu, HI 96826


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