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Ono Loco Tacos opening in Wahiawa

Ono Loco Tacos celebrates the grand opening of a second taco shop with a three-day event featuring Oaxacan Mole, Certified Angus Beef tacos and burritos, with tortillas sourced from Los Angeles. Continue reading

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Plate lunch to represent Hawaii at ‘Flavored Nation’

Kai Cowell of Kaiulani Spices has been chosen to represent Hawaii at Flavored Nation’s inaugural event, serving the state’s iconic plate lunch (with kalua pig and pineapple rice) to thousands of food enthusiasts – alongside chefs and restaurateurs from 49 … Continue reading

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Sam Choy to develop student dining at Aloha Tower

Hawaii Pacific University (HPU) today announced a partnership with Hawaii’s famed local chef, Sam Choy, who will help develop the university’s newest student dining facility at its Aloha Tower Marketplace location. HPU is the first university in the state of … Continue reading

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Stripsteak Waikiki unveils Aloha Lunch menu

Stripsteak Waikiki has launched a new, Aloha Lunch menu with special prix fixe options featuring fresh seafood and locally-sourced ingredients accompanying Michael Mina’s contemporary steakhouse cuisine. The Aloha Lunch starts at $37.50 per person (excluding tax and gratuity) and highlights a … Continue reading

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Hawaii Restaurant 2016 ‘Hall of Fame’ Inductees Named

The Hawaii Restaurant Association is hosting its 10th annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Monday. The inductees are select individuals who have “demonstrated dedication and commitment to the growth of the restaurant and food service industry in Hawaii, contributed … Continue reading

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Aloha Tower to Host Friday Night Farmers’ Market

The Hawaii Farm Bureau Federation and Hawaii Pacific University have joined forces to develop Honolulu’s newest Farmers’ Market, opening on Friday, August 5, 2016 at the Aloha Tower Marketplace. Running from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m., the market will continue every … Continue reading

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12 Isle Eateries Among Top 100 Outdoor Dining Spots

Hot on the heels of yesterday’s “Top 100 Places to Eat” list from Yelp comes the “100 Best Al Fresco Dining Restaurants” from OpenTable. For this list, ranking eateries where you dine outdoors, a dozen Hawaii restaurants made the cut. … Continue reading

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Hawaii Home to 10 of ‘Top 100 Places to Eat’

The Aloha State is home to ten of the ‘Top 100 Places to Eat‘ according to Yelp’s annual survey of “food greatness.” The 2016 list, unlike the list from last year (based primarily on a restaurant’s performance in recent years),looks at performance … Continue reading

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Hawaii chefs featured on ‘Moveable Feast’

Hawaii-based chefs Lee Anne Wong, Jon Matsubara, Peter Merriman, Jim Babian, Isaac Bancaco, and Kyle Kawakami are featured on three upcoming episodes of the public television series “Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking.” The first Hawaii episode, on Oahu, premieres Saturday, … Continue reading

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Nashville Waikiki Reopening at Aloha Tower

Nashville Waikiki, Hawaii’s only country western and classic rock saloon, opened for business at the Aloha Tower Marketplace on Friday, January 22. Located on the Diamond Head side of the marketplace, between Gordon Biersch and Hooters, Nashville Waikiki offered special … Continue reading

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