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Asian Mix

April 13, 2014

Asian Mix

Ever 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 gets the inside scoop from Asian Mix owner Daniel Leung,…

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March 30, 2014

A Melting Pot of Pacific Rim Cuisine

As Hawaii’s melting pot of cultures embodies various concepts and tastes from around the Pacific Rim, Asian Mix incorporates a multitude of flavors and cooking techniques as customers are treated to a vast array of cuisine infused with local essence. Situated conveniently at the corner of Beretania and Piikoi streets on the ground level of…

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January 26, 2014

No Mix Ups Here, Just Good Eats

It’s no secret to owners in the restaurant industry that surviving the first year of business can be tough. Even with a delicious menu of eats to share with patrons, a world of variables will need fine tuning for any eatery to catch on. With more than 20 years of experience in the industry, Daniel…

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December 29, 2013

Get in the Mix

One of my favorite places to eat has just added a tea and smoothie menu with a nice selection of freshly made drinks that all sound so good, it’s really hard to choose just one. Inside Asian Mix at 1234 South Beretania St. (in the same complex as Safeway), customers will now find Asian Mix…

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November 10, 2013

Putting the ‘Fun’ in Chow Fun

Lately in the culinary-sphere, fusion foods have been forefront. Chefs are surfing the wave of trendy food mash-ups. Often their creations stand up (Hello, cronut!), but sometimes they wipe out — the results of which can be bewildering. However, we can’t fault chefs for playing with their food. Enter Chow Fun with Yellow Curry ($8.95),…

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October 13, 2013

Getting Your Fix of the “Mix”

There is a very good reason why Hawaii’s food enthusiasts are flocking to Asian Mix — the food is delicious and affordable. It’s also convenient, has plenty of parking and because it is located under the Beretania Safeway, you won’t get wet exiting your vehicle if the weather takes a turn for the worse. Asian…

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September 15, 2013

Chinese Favorites You Can’t Resist

My family and I often eat at Chinese restaurants, and most of the time it’s take-out. And while many Chinese restaurants have the same dishes on their menus, I can tell you they don’t all taste the same. Of course, taste, cleanliness, quality and price are very important factors for me when choosing any restaurant….

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August 4, 2013

Asian Mix

A CLOSER LOOK AT THIS WEEK’S HOUSE SPECIAL: MEAT SAUCE WON TON NOODLE ($7.95) Asian Mix captures a blend of Chinese, Japanese and local influences in its cuisine, and it’s this melting pot of flavors that entices customers with each and every bite. And although the restaurant may be geared toward on-the-go dining where you…

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July 7, 2013

Freedom of Food

There’s been a lot of discussion about equal rights in the national news lately, and that’s a good thing. We’re all in this together, after all, and everyone should expect to be treated fairly, whether they are women, LGBT, immigrants — or even, ahem, non-meat eaters. This brings to mind the local sentiment “lucky we…

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June 2, 2013

Get Your Ducks in a Row

Crispy, crunchy and glazed in tangy sauce, orange chicken is well loved by most. Asian Mix has the glistening American-Chinese favorite perfected down to a fine science. “People just love it,” says Daniel Leung, Asian Mix co-owner. Leung and his team have been making the recipe since even before Asian Mix opened. While the sweet,…

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