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Appetizers @ Da Kine Island Grill

Appetizer Menu


available in gluten-free (GF)

A slice of low sodium spam, marinated in our shoyu mix on a compacted bed of rice and wrapped in nori with lots of passion.



this is a gluten-free (GF) appetizer

Kalihi Girl's rendition of a stuffed jalapeno. Lightly glazed with cream cheese, stuffed with our slow roasted kalua pork, then wrapped in bacon. Lightly fried upon order to crisp bacon. Served with our very own pineapple salsa.



this is a vegetarian (V) dish

Corn tortilla chips served with our special in-house pineapple salsa.



all flavors are vegetarian (V), but only a few flavors are gluten-free (GF)

- chilled edamame (GF)
- hot & spicy (GF)
- sweet & tasty
- sugary & salty (GF)
- tangy & tart
- zesty & fruity

(V), (GF)


served with our own pineapple salsa - corn tortilla chips, smothered with nacho cheese sauce and topped with your choice of:

- bacon-kalua: kalua pork, bacon, tomatoes
- flamin' salmon: salmon, flamin' kalihi sauce, green onion
- kalua pork: kalua pork, green onions
- teriyaki chicken: chicken, teriyaki sauce, green onion


served with sides of edamame, chips & lilikoi coleslaw. Hawaiian rolls topped with your choice:

- flamin' salmon: salmon, cucumbers, green onions, flamin' kalihi sauce
- kalua jerk: kalua pork, bacon, tomatoes, lilikoi bbq sauce
- kalua pork: kalua pork, mangoes, green onions, huli huli sauce
- teriyaki chicken: chicken, pineapple, green onions, kickin' chipotle sauce


served with sides of edamame, chips & lilikoi coleslaw. corn tortilla, cabbage and your choice of:

- ahi poke: sashimi-grade ahi, cucumber, green onions, wasabi aioli sauce
- flamin salmon: salmon, mangos, green onions, flamin' kalihi sauce
- kalua pork: kalua pork, carrots, green onions, kickin' chipotle sauce
- teriyaki chicken: chicken tomatoes, green onions, mango fiery sauce


a few flavors are gluten-free (GF). party wings slow baked with salt & pepper, lightly deep fried upon order, then sauteed in one of our very own sauce:

- flamin' kalihi (GF)
- huli huli (GF)
- kickin' chipotle
- lilikoi bbq
- mango fiery
-paradise guava



On May 22, 2012, Da Kine Island Grill entered in "Da Poke Run" competition featuring top Hawaiian restaurants in Northern California. The purpose of this competition was to feature the best of the best in Hawaiian style "POKE". With over 400 people in attendance, Da Kine Island Grill won the people's choice award. Judges Chef Sam Choy and Sean Na'auao awarded Da Kine Island Grill two additional awards. We're honored to win all three categories.

(1) People's Choice for Most Traditional Poke award
(2) Chef Sam Choy's Pick for Best Poke Around award
(3) Poke Master of 2012 award

Today, our poke has proven successful with our customers and our community. Taste the difference and experience island hospitality @ Da Kine Island Grill.


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