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Kenny’s Restaurant

Stew That’s Just Right for You

In times when life is like a whirlwind, complete with highs and lows — truth be told, I stress eat — big time! I know, I know, it’s definitely not the best way to cope with life’s stresses and challenges. But hey, I say, “when life throws you carrots, make a savory stew.” OK, I…

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February 23, 2014

Sugar-free Again

Comfort food for the soul is what Kenny’s Restaurant does best. On any given day, this Kalihi establishment is flooded with local patrons who all crave the kamaaina classics and American staples that warm the heart and put the mind at ease. Located at Kamehameha Shopping Center, Kenny’s entered Oahu’s dining scene in 1966, thanks…

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Kabocha is My Main Squeeze

My love for pumpkin is obvious, as I’m sure avid Ono readers will remember the fact that I demolished three pumpkin pies two days after Thanksgiving as if it was nothing. Toasted pumpkin seeds? Oh yeah … such a perfect snack (you can thank your jack-o-lantern for that). So, now where does this leave me?…

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December 22, 2013

Kenny’s Restaurant

A CLOSER LOOK AT THIS WEEK’S HOUSE SPECIAL: THICK AND JUICY PORK CHOP ($17.89) There’s no better time than now to indulge in heartwarming, home-cooked comfort food, and Kenny’s Restaurant in Kamehameha Shopping Center serves up your favorite local and American classics with ease. And what screams good, old-fashioned fare more than pork chops? Kenny’s…

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November 24, 2013

Tasty Catering Within Reach

The holiday season was made for caving in to indulgences — at least that’s how I justify it. To make sure everyone is able to enjoy the seasonal feasting, Kenny’s Restaurant is offering a number of specials available through Jan. 4. “We (want to) give back to the community,” says owner John Fujieki. To start,…

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September 15, 2013

Sandwiched Between Slices of Local Comfort

In addition to pleasing the palate, Kenny’s Restaurant offers friendly service and a touch of comfort. It’s no wonder the eatery has been satisfying locals for years. If you need some comforting on your lunch break, head in for a warm welcome and some hearty sandwiches and sides. Take a seat at a comfy booth…

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August 18, 2013

Kenny’s Lends a Helping Hand With Discounted Prices

What better way to end a great meal than with a bill less than what you thought it would be? For the past three weeks, that’s what’s been happening to customers at Kenny’s Restaurant in Kalihi, where select breakfast items were offered at a discounted price of up to 10 percent off. It’s Kenny’s way…

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These Meals Complete Me

My two favorite pastimes are eating and getting in killer workouts at the gym. Yes, I am a woman of irony. And while it may be known to most of you that I’m always hungry, I’ve also noticed that with the beastly gym sessions comes an increase in hunger pains. With the amount of food…

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June 16, 2013

Kenny’s Restaurant

At Kenny’s Restaurant, light streaming through the windows illuminates the happy faces of customers enjoying classics while relaxing in comfy booths. There is something for everyone on the menu, and friendly servers are happy to make suggestions based on customers’ preferences and dietary concerns. One plate that’s sure to brighten up anyone’s face, whether it…

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May 19, 2013

Kudos to Kenny’s

When it comes to watching what we eat, most of us need all the help we can get. It’s not easy to forgo your all-time favorites and switch to a diet with less fat, salt and all those other things that may make the food taste great, but consuming too much of them just isn’t…

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