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Kit n Kitchen

September 21, 2014 ,

The Crème de la Crème of Creme Brulee

Last week, I sneaked away on a little vacation with the family to San Francisco, and although I left my heart in the city by the bay, my battery is fully recharged. Truth be told, sunshine-filled days complemented by Mother Nature’s natural AC, gorging on everything under the sun, sightseeing, shopping, galavanting through Ghirardelli Square’s…

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August 17, 2014

Home-cooking in the kitchen

Since opening 13 years ago on University Avenue, Kit n Kitchen has built a loyal following of customers. Many of its patrons dine-in daily, and some eat there multiple times a day. The locally owned, family-friendly neighborhood restaurant offers a unique menu of Eurasian dishes. “My background is spaghetti and pizza, that is what I’m…

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An Endless Summer of Eggplant

Summer is the perfect time to christen a new grill. Early-evening barbecues are a ritual, and that means hot dogs, hamburgers and veggie skewers are essential parts of alfresco dinners. Once the grill is loaded with charcoal, the burning coals are a sign that the cooking can commence. The savory aroma of home-cooked barbecue fare…

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June 1, 2014

Look Into a Tasty World of Possibilities

Connoisseurs of contemporary cuisine are enthusiastic about the eclectic variety of options at Kit n Kitchen. The menu seems almost limitless, ranging from classic comfort food to edible masterpieces boasting a rustic, earthy appeal. There’s also no shortage of savory and sweet, and a boost of spice is easy to come by. With one location…

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April 20, 2014

Kit n Kitchen Makes its Mark

Dining options have expanded for foodies who frequent Pearl City. Kit n Kitchen, the popular Eurasian restaurant that originated on University Avenue, has opened a second location near Walmart offering up the same great food and service. For first-timers to the restaurant, things can seem a bit overwhelming, as the menu options are as immense…

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March 23, 2014

Kit n Fixins’

I have the fondest childhood memories of Sunday afternoons in the South. Every “Lawd’s day” you would find me, my sisters, every female cousin and my mother all huddled in Nana’s kitchen — intently observing every move she made in hopes that we could one day emulate her culinary magic. And boy did you have…

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February 23, 2014

Kit n Kitchen’s Labor of Love

Ask May Yiu, chef and co-owner of Kit n Kitchen, what her favorite type of food is, and she probably wouldn’t be able to give you a straight answer. “Every country in the world has something special and tasty to offer,” says Yiu. “Great food knows no boundary.” In harmony with Yiu’s thinking, it is…

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January 5, 2014

Kit n Kitchen

Come enjoy European dishes with an Asian twist at Kit n Kitchen! With menu items such as Eggs Benedict ($9.95) and Steak and Eggs ($13.95), this eatery offers almost endless options for every diner’s delight. Now located in both Honolulu and Pearl City, Kit n Kitchen has two convenient establishments to serve you. So, come…

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December 8, 2013

The Whole Kit n Kaboodle

Kit Yiu’s foray into the culinary world started tearfully — while cutting onions. Working as a server in an Italian-Japanese restaurant 22 years ago, Kit made friends with the chef who brought Kit into the kitchen and immersed him in cooking. Now, seven days a week, Kit and his crew serve up his own healthy…

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October 27, 2013

Here Comes a Burst of Fusion Flavors

Combining European fare and Asian flair, Kit n Kitchen has been known for its well-balanced fusion of flavors since opening on University Avenue 13 years ago. The restaurant has become so popular that it recently opened a second location in Pearl City, near Walmart. One of the restaurant’s most popular dishes is the Seared Scallop…

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