Featuring super foods like acai along with all of the vitamins and recommended servings of fruit and vegetables per day, smoothies are the ultimate health drink. The smoothie spots of Hawaii are among the most impressive around, offering delectable drinks packed with nutrients, good fats, and protein to power you through your day or workout routine. Here are our favorite smoothie places in Hawaii.
Lanikai juice has been serving fresh, healthy smoothies, smoothie bowls, and cold pressed juices for over 10 years on Oahu. This popular nutritious spot offers nine excellent smoothie bowls that are filling, topped with a variety of fresh fruit, and packed with super foods. Twenty-three smoothies are on the menu including the bright pink organic pitaya smoothie, an antioxidant packed acai smoothie, and several coconut smoothies that offer a variety of health benefits.
Hi Blend mixes farm to table, seasonal, organic ingredients to make healthy smoothies and smoothie bowls. A stand-out smoothie bowl is their Aloha Bowl, which is made of acai, dragon fruit, and poi topped with coconut, strawberry, papaya, chia, bee pollen, and even more. Smoothies available are health-focused and packed with great ingredients, like the Coco-Pakz, which is banana, peanut butter, coco powder, honey, and almond milk. In addition, numerous juices and healthy juice shots are on the menu.
Whether you dig your spoon into a healthy smoothie bowl or sip on a flavorful smoothie, you can feel confident that you are getting several of your six cups a day. Their offering of “supercharged” smoothies feature well-known super fruits and healthy vegetables. Sip on the Ruby Beet, which is made from strawberries, pineapple, beets, honey, and orange juice. For a bit of a boost, the Matcha Coco is made of banana, matcha powder, kale, mango, and coconut milk.
Haleiwa Bowls is as trendy as it is healthy. On the menu, you’ll find 10 different smoothies that are packed with fruits, vegetables, and protein. Menu highlights include the Dirty Paniolo, which is banana, coffee, ghee, cacao, dates, and almond butter, and the Paniolo, which consists of bananas, peanut or almond butter, and dates. The menu also features cold brew coffee, kombucha, and acai bowls.
Nalu uses fresh, organic, and local ingredients where possible to create healthful foods and drinks. Stop by one of their stores to enjoy fresh juice, smoothie bowls, and smoothies. Smoothie standouts include Kale Would Go, made from kale, banana, mango, ginger, and almond milk, and Kailua Dream, which consists of kale, pineapple, mint, chia, and coconut milk. For more hearty meals to accompany your smoothie, they also offer wraps, sandwiches, and salads.
Basik Café is known for its smoothies and smoothie bowls consumed and loved by locals and visitors. The flavorful smoothies here are packed with antioxidants, good fats, and flavor. Menu highlights include Acai Avo, which is acai, avocado, banana, hemp milk, vanilla, and honey and Kona, which consists of acai, banana, strawberries, spirulina, ginger, lime, and hemp milk.
Choice health bar is a raw and vegan eatery that serves full meals, like Buddha bowls and raw pizza, as well as thick acai bowls, and juices. Their 16-ounce smoothies are decently prices and feature some that are 100 percent Maui grown, like the manGoes Coconuts smoothie made with mango, pineapple, passionfruit, banana, coconut meat, and coconut water.
Instill healthy habits by eating and drinking out at HI Cravings. Indulge in superfoods that taste like dessert, but are packed with nutrients, fiber, and protein. Their smoothie bowls are completely customizable, where you pick the size, smoothie blend, and add-ons. They also have a truck that moves to different locations throughout the week, making the healthy food even more accessible. Juices and healthy desserts are also available.
This establishment has a really cool concept: its food is farm to table AND table to farm as almost everything is made of just fruit! For example, when you order a papaya boat, you’ll get banana soft serve in your choice of flavor topped with fruit and served inside half of a papaya. Though not quite a smoothie, they also offer floats which are basically goodness packed juices with a swirl of banana soft serve on top.