Sign up for news and special offers from Dining Out

Inside Feature

August 25, 2015

Where Meetings are Made Easy

Situated conveniently on the second floor of Dole Cannery in Iwilei, Pomaika‘i Ballrooms offers elegance and style in a warm, inviting atmosphere — without the stress associated with fighting traffic into and out of Waikiki. Business leaders and their dedicated staffers will be pleased to hear that Pomaika‘i Ballrooms features state-of-the-art amenities and exquisite cuisine,…

Continue »
August 18, 2015

Family Dining Reaches New Heights

As multiple generations of local diners can attest, New Eagle Cafe continues to serve up an alluring array of local-style comfort food favorites at affordable prices. The popular dining destination is located in Nimitz Center, conveniently situated along Nimitz Highway in the heart of one of Honolulu’s bustling business districts. Owner Tae Im took over…

Continue »

There’s Something About Dim Sum

A true staple of Chinese menus, dim sum is at the heart of the cuisine’s rich history, as it has long been closely associated with the practice of yum cha, or taking tea. Dim sum also is heartwarming because it provides bite-sized bundles of comfort food, all rolled up to welcome in feelings of satisfaction…

Continue »
August 2, 2015

Blues, Bourbon and BBQ Make a Comeback

Three of America’s best inventions — blues music, Kentucky bourbon and barbecue cuisine — go hand-in-hand and also come together harmoniously at The Kahala Hotel & Resort later this month. “Blues, Bourbon and BBQ” returns to the spectacular resort Saturday, Aug. 22, from 6 to 9 p.m., in what is billed as a Southern-style barbecue…

Continue »
July 26, 2015

Healthy, Tasty Choices Abound at zpizza

With a host of gluten-free and vegetarian pizzas gracing its extensive menu, zpizza continues to embody the mantra coined by founder Sid Fanarof: “The best-tasting food starts with ingredients that are naturally better for you.” Following a concept devised nearly 30 years ago in Laguna Beach, Calif., zpizza serves up mouthwatering cuisine that’s flavorful, but…

Continue »

Prince Court’s Bounty of Royal Feasts

By offering a bounty of contemporary island cuisine coupled with local favorites and familiar flavors, the Prince Court buffet reigns supreme with its award-winning feasts. Case in point, Prince Court recently was named “Best Buffet” as part of Honolulu Star-Advertiser‘s Hawaii’s Best 2015 people’s choice awards. The buffet has received so many awards in recent…

Continue »
July 12, 2015

A Korean Feast for the Whole Family

As summer heats up, Camellia Buffet continues to offer a scintillating array of local favorites on its all-you-can-eat buffet that has pleased patrons of all ages for three decades. The restaurant continues to attract generations of diners, as the “thrill of the grill” satiates appetites of any size. The popular establishment specializes in quality Korean-inspired…

Continue »
July 5, 2015

Rewarding Diners with Scorching-Hot Deals

As the summer days continue to heat up, Zippy’s Restaurants are rolling out cool savings and new menu items to complement its award-winning offerings available at affordable prices within an inviting atmosphere. Zippy’s was honored recently with a trio of commendations in Honolulu Star-Advertiser‘s annual Hawaii’s Best People’s Choice Awards for serving up the “Best…

Continue »
June 28, 2015

Fresco Celebrates Anniversary with Special Summer Menu

Like the 100-plus selections of wine available in its vast collection, Fresco Italian Restaurant has consistently strived to improve with age. The restaurant celebrates its third anniversary in style as diners are invited to enjoy a special summer-themed menu that showcases Fresco’s diverse menu and incorporates fresh, local flavors with traditional Italian cuisine. Perched atop…

Continue »
June 21, 2015

Thinking Inside the Box

The beloved bento. A favorite lunch option for Hawaii’s on-the-go diners, this Japanese staple takes the best of what the Islands have to offer — such as fresh, succulent seafood — and combines it with wholesome veggies and grains in a perfectly packaged, pretty-as-you-please box bursting with flavor and nutrition. When it comes to procuring…

Continue »