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July 20, 2014

Du Vin’s Raw Bar, a Seafood Haven

Seafood aficionados need look no further than Brasserie Du Vin and its intriguing Raw Bar when searching for some of the freshest, most flavorful selections available in the Islands. Situated across from the historic Hawaii Theatre in downtown Honolulu, Brasserie Du Vin offers a casual, rustic environment modeled after the inviting cafes and bistros found…

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July 13, 2014

Start the Day Right With Pomaikai Ballrooms

Pomaikai Ballrooms is quickly becoming the go-to destination for those looking to take care of business in a convenient central locale capable of serving up a wide array of culinary creations. While many guests have become familiar with Pomaikai Ballrooms as the ideal destination for birthday parties, graduation celebrations and other memorable gatherings, the downtown…

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July 6, 2014

Zippy’s Rewards Diners with Superb Summer Specials

As summer brings longer, warmer days, Zippy’s Restaurants has rolled out two refreshing new salads to help diners beat the heat and its accompanying hunger waves. Zippy’s offers the salads at its dine-in restaurants, including the brand-new Asian Chicken Salad ($9.50, available through July 31). The creation includes grilled chicken breast, cucumbers and char siu…

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June 29, 2014

Pho My Lien Offers Soup-er Taste, Value

With the goal of offering quality dishes bursting with flavor and freshness, and doing so in a casual, inviting atmosphere, Pho My Lien has built a stellar reputation as one of Oahu’s preferred dining destinations for Vietnamese-inspired cuisine. Owners Tommy Dang and Lien Bui have worked diligently for decades to serve up delicious fare from…

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June 22, 2014

Here’s the BIG Picture

Serving as Oahu’s “Hawaiian-style diner” for more than 15 years, Big City Diner continues to carry the banner as the go-to destination for fresh, hearty meals served in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. And, while Big City Diner is recognized for its local-style comfort food, the restaurant also makes it a priority to offer healthier options,…

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Canton Seafood Restaurant Offers Great Taste, Value

With more than 200 menu items to choose from and a clean, warm atmosphere inviting guests to dine in comfort, Canton Seafood Restaurant sets the tone for a flavorful foray. After initially opening in Chinatown 10 years ago, in 2011, the restaurant relocated to its current 923 Keeaumoku St. locale. Manager Peng Gong explains that…

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June 8, 2014

Next Stop Zippy’s This Father’s Day

With Father’s Day here before we know it, Zippy’s Restaurants serves up a duo of dine-in specials crafted to appease even the heartiest appetites as families gather to celebrate dads. The culinary wizards at Zippy’s have created special three-course meals that start off with a dinner roll, choice of soup or tossed salad and a…

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Happy Days Continues Reeling in the Awards

When it comes to awards, Happy Days Chinese Seafood Restaurant has earned a notable “hana hou” worthy of celebration. A year after receiving Star-Advertiser’s annual Hawaii’s Best People’s Choice Awards for serving up the “Best Chinese Food” and “Best Dim Sum,” Happy Days Chinese Seafood Restaurant owner Lisa Lum smiles a wide grin, as Lum…

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May 25, 2014

Kozo Sushi Offers Fresh Take on Fast Food

Nearly half a century after Kozo Sushi first opened its doors in Osaka, Japan, the restaurant continues to roll out favorites, as its fresh approach to fast food delights diners in search of stellar sushi. Kozo Sushi has grown to five convenient locations, including one on South King Street in the heart of Moiliili, and…

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May 18, 2014

Sekiya’s Offers New Look, Same Great Taste

While it has undergone some recent cosmetic alterations and management changes, Sekiya’s Restaurant & Delicatessen continues to cater to generations of local residents that have come to appreciate the cuisine initially introduced by Taisuke and Katsuko Sekiya in 1935. Fast forward nearly 80 years later and Sekiya’s Restaurant and Delicatessen still offers local favorites at…

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