Welcome to PAI Honolulu. We invite you to dine with us and enjoy Chef Kevin Lee’s innovative interpretations of familiar flavors.
ho‘o · pai — to excite, encourage, inspire and rouse
At PAI, we seek to excite and rouse our guests’ appetites; to encourage our staff to excel; and to inspire those around us to appreciate and savor the feeling of community that arises from dining together. We are dedicated to using in-house made components and local ingredients whenever possible.
Established in 2017 by executive chef and owner Kevin Lee, PAI Honolulu offers a refined, yet relaxed, dining experience. Located in the Harbor Court atrium, across from the iconic Aloha Tower, the restaurant is open for lunch, happy hour and dinner. Enjoy a selection of plates to share, individual entrées, or our seasonal prix fixe or chef’s tasting menus.
Lounge / Semi-private space
PAI Honolulu features a unique culinary experience at our 10-seat chef’s counter, where you will enjoy a 7+ course seasonal tasting menu, personally served by our chefs.
24-hour prior reservation required
Join us in our intimate 14-seat dining room and enjoy our Chef’s Tasting or Regular Dinner menu. We look forward to creating a memorable experience for you and your guests.
Bar + Lounge
Happy Hour, Tuesday - Saturday, 5:00pm - 6:30pm. Enjoy drinks after work at our 9-seat bar while enjoying delectable small bites + shared plates and cocktails created by our knowledgeable and skilled bartenders.
Our semi-private lounge area is available for regular dining or private parties of 8 to 12 guests.
We offer covered, outdoor seating and space for parties of up to 22 guests seated and 30+ guests cocktail-style. Enjoy Happy Hour and our regular Dinner menu!
For our chef’s counter and dining room, we kindly ask for a credit card number to hold on file to secure your reservation. We have a 48-hour cancellation policy due to limited seating in our restaurant. *Day-of cancellations may incur a full charge. Thank you for your understanding and we look forward to having you join us soon.
Bar and lounge reservations do not require a credit card. Please call us at 808-744-2531 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Dry-Aged Beef Striploin with Shiitake Lasagna
Seasonal "Dim Sum"
Smoked Salmon Bao
Halibut with Morel Mushroom
Kolea Farms Salad
Harbor Court, Atrium
55 Merchant St., Ste. 110
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tuesday - Saturday
5:00P - 10:00P
Happy Hour: 5:00P - 6:30P
Wednesday - Friday
11:00A - 2:00P
Holiday Hours - Let’s Celebrate!
we will be closed the week of Thanksgiving and will resume regular hours on Tuesday, November 27th
Sunday, December 23rd: OPEN
Monday, December 24th: OPEN
Tuesday, December 25th: Closed
Wednesday, December 26th: Closed
Sunday, December 30th: OPEN
Monday, December 31st: OPEN
Tuesday, January 1st: Closed
Wednesday, January 2nd: Closed
Entrance on Bethel St.
$3 flat rate M-F after 5pm
$3 flat rate Sat and Sun, all day!
no validation needed; cash only