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Archive for May, 2012

May 27 - June 2, 2012

Fatboy’s Flavorful Local Food For Au

Fatboy’s – currently established in four locations island-wide – has been serving locals Hawaiian-style gourmet plate lunches since 1999. The business recently opened its newest location in Koko Marina Center May 15, according to Fatboy’s founder Carroll Ung. “I would say we’re the most crowded (at the Koko Marina location) between 11 a.m. and 2…

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May 27 - June 2, 2012

Royal Palace lays out the red carpet for fish filet

What a menu the management and chefs at Royal Palace have put together! They have covered nearly every inch of Chinese cuisine from seafood to noodles, beef, duck, chop suey, vegetarian and more. A grandiose restaurant, dining at Royal Palace surrounded by its traditional tapestry and high ceilings, can harness feelings of eating within the…

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May 27 - June 2, 2012

Paesano’s flavors continue to satisfy

It’s always exciting to try new restaurants and meet new flavors, but at the end of the day, most of us take comfort in returning to our tried-and-true favorites – the restaurants we grew up with. That’s why Dining Out heads to Paesano Ristorante Italiano whenever we need a fix of Italian food. Its Manoa…

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May 27 - June 2, 2012

Have it all at Shabu Shabu King

Decisions, decisions, decisions. One of the worst feelings at a restaurant is when you just can’t decide what to have. Luckily for any indecisive eater, you can try a taste of everything at Shabu Shabu King. Open since last year, the restaurant offers southern Chinese-style hot pot entrees, in which customers select a broth base…

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May 27 - June 2, 2012

Tony Roma’s

As the ultimate hot spot for finger lickin’ good ribs, juicy steaks, succu-lent seafood and more, Tony Roma’s is at the top of its game. In fact, customers are raving about the eatery’s remarkable menu selection, which features an entire section devoted to ribs and combos. Tony Roma’s is located at 1972 Kalakaua Ave. in…

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May 27 - June 2, 2012

A dream come true

There’s a slightly cynical saying: If you have a wish in one hand and nothing in the other, what do you have? That’s right, nothing. That is, unless you’re wishing for a beautiful, breezy restaurant centrally located in Waikiki that uses farm-fresh ingredients in its exotic, elegant cuisine and nearly every dish on the menu…

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May 27 - June 2, 2012

Chinese Cuisine Makes for a Nice Day

Nice Day Chinese Seafood Restaurant has carved a home and a reputation as the go-to place for manapua and dim sum – eat in or takeout – without searching for parking in Chinatown just blocks away. Sandwiched between Times Supermarket and a sushi shop, it’s been serving up breakfast, lunch, dinner and banquets since 2008…

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May 27 - June 2, 2012

Kobe Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar

Kobe Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar, situated between the Ilikai and Hilton Hawaiian Village, has been providing customers with an authentic dining experience for 40 years. The venue’s rustic interior makes for a perfect date night or family outing, and locals and tourists alike can be seen entering the double doors that face Ala…

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May 27 - June 2, 2012

Saigon Cuisine Vietnamese Restaurant

Always wonder what goes on behind the scenes at your favorite restaurant? Well, much credit goes to the many chefs, owners and managers who work diligently day in and day out to make sure Hawaii’s diners have a top-notch dining experience. This week, Dining Out got the inside scoops from Saigon Cuisine Vietnamese Restaurant’s owner…

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May 27 - June 2, 2012

Five Star’s world-class buffet

It’s no secret that along the famous strip of Waikiki is a diner’s paradise of great eats. But what some may have yet to discover are the new restaurants that have joined this iconic neighborhood. Five Star International Buffet, which opened at Royal Hawaiian Center just days before the new year, offers an all-you-can-eat international-style…

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