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Crab Bucket

March 8, 2016

Cajun Cravings

Standing out from the crowd is something that Crab Bucket strives to do, which is evident in its eclectic menu and unique restaurant decor. With menu items like Fried Alligator ($15) and walls covered in colorful writing, the eatery on the corner of Keeaumoku and Young streets surely is gaining a reputation for being original….

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January 11, 2016

Eatery offers Southern take on seafood

The creators of Kickin’ Kajun no longer are affiliated with the Makaloa Street restaurant, but recently have taken on a new venture, opening up Crab Bucket on the corner of Keeaumoku and Young streets. The first to bring the Cajun concept to Hawaii (starting at Kickin’ Kajun), avid traveler, food lover and Crab Bucket owner…

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December 7, 2015

Add yummy seafood to your ‘bucket list’

By Ellise Kakazu Crab Bucket’s diners may feel like they stepped aboard a cruise ship for a fresh and tasty meal with its walls covered in nautical-inspired décor and hand-written messages, compliments of past visitors. The eatery — known for its Cajun-Creole cuisine with an Asian twist — is an oasis with good food and…

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January 19, 2014

Crab Bucket

Spending time in downtown Honolulu and looking for some good grinds? Well, roll up those sleeves and get ready to dive into a delicious dish at Crab Bucket, a restaurant known for its fresh-catch seafood and oh,-so-messy, mouthwatering meals. From fried buckets to generous combo specials — all with your choice of varied spices and…

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December 22, 2013

Crab Bucket Brings a Mess to Impress

An indulgence of all senses, a dine-in experience at Crab Bucket is unlike any other. “It’s a fun environment if you’re willing to get down and dirty a little,” says the restaurant’s head server, Danny Kim. “Customers should expect to be messy because they have to use their hands to eat” says owner, Lyna Nguyen’s…

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November 24, 2013

Crab Bucket

A CLOSER LOOK AT THIS WEEK’S HOUSE SPECIAL: STONE CRAB ($40 PER POUND) If there’s one thing this G.R.I.T.S. (Girl Raised In The South) knows, it’s how to get her hands dirty! That’s right, I ain’t “skeered” — and at the Crab Bucket, a Honolulu restaurant getting rave reviews for its “hands-on” approach to Southern-inspired…

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October 27, 2013

Reel in Flavor, Fun at Crab Bucket

With a family-friendly atmosphere, excellent customer service and enthralling interactive dining experiences served daily, Crab Bucket is quickly becoming the go-to spot for succulent seafood and Southern-style cuisine. The former owners of Kickin’ Kajun have reintroduced the popular seafood dining adventure featuring fresh shellfish, vegetables and zesty seasonings prepared in a large pot. The aptly…

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