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Yummy lunch deals, party menus await

You could say House of Wong Restaurant is the gateway to Kapahulu from Waikiki, and what a delicious introduction it is. The inviting Chinese eatery is one that can’t be missed the next time you’re cruising around trying to find something great to eat. And with a newly added lunch menu (available 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.)…

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May 21, 2017

Getting saucy with poke seasonings

At Poke & Box, Ala Moana Center’s little food court gem, the sauce is the delicious secret. Specifically, it’s the Poke-BoxSauce™ — that’s the trademarked moniker given to the delectable house-made condiments here. Eight sauces are offered, each created to satisfy a variety of cultural appetites for raw or cooked fish on a bed of…

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May 21, 2017

A Taste Of South America

For authentic Peruvian cuisine, which is rare in Hawaii, visit Mimi’s Place in Kakaako. The locally owned, family-run restaurant originated as a catering business eight years ago and developed into a popular pop-up eatery before opening at Waterfront Plaza last year. “Peruvian food is fusion cuisine,” explains manager Katya Vera Rivasplata. “Through the years, we…

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May 21, 2017

Eatery ‘Rises’ To The Occasion

For the perfect night out on the town, head to 3660 on the Rise, located on the corner of Waialae Avenue and Wilhelmina Rise. With a menu crafted to satisfy all of your Euro-Island cuisine cravings, and an award-winning wine selection to boot, guests are sure to leave full, happy and excited for their next…

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May 21, 2017

Beef up your weekend meals

When locals think of Wailana Coffee House, oftentimes they reminisce about growing up indulging in all of the Island comforts offered at the welcoming diner. For tourists, the restaurant offers peace of mind thanks to its convenient location, tasty food and reasonable prices. All around, Wailana aims to please, and it has done so since…

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Seaside Eatery Reels You In

As Harbor Restaurant at Pier 38 celebrates its one-year anniversary this month, executive chef Rob McDaniel says that things at the ocean-side eatery are on the up and up. In its short time since opening, Harbor Restaurant has become a popular place to celebrate special occasions, gather for happy hour or simply indulge in the…

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Jumping For Chicken-And-Waffle Joy

As my Ono, You Know team discovered this week, you have to have some fun when seeking out a dish like chicken and waffles. I mean, there’s something inherently exciting, even comical, about the unlikely pairing of crispy, deep-fried dinner food and a fluffy breakfast mainstay. But if you’re open to trying such a one-of-a-kind…

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May 15, 2017

Put This At The Top Of Your List

If you’re still debating where to take Mom to celebrate her day, here you go: Sarento’s at the Top of the Ilikai. With an elegant dining room and stunning ocean views, Sarento’s has all the makings of the perfect celebratory spot. And that’s not even mentioning the menu. “It’s a little bit of classic, rustic…

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May 14, 2017

Soul-Soothing Favorites

If traditional comfort foods with local flair are what your heart desires, then head over to New Eagle Cafe. This classic restaurant is located in Nimitz Center, conveniently situated along Nimitz Highway. The establishment is home to all your favorite dishes, as the menu boasts more than 100 items, ranging from spaghetti to various teishoku…

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May 14, 2017

All Aboard For Seafood

Forget what your parents told you about dining etiquette. At Raging Crab, it’s OK to play with your food and eat with your hands. The fun, family-friendly restaurant serves a variety of tasty, high-quality seafood in a unique setting, where plates and utensils are not necessary. “Raging Crab is different from other restaurants because we…

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