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Plumeria Beach House

November 27, 2016

This Stollen Will Steal Your Heart

Walk into The Kahala Hotel & Resort and you immediately get a sense of hale, or home. Forrestgreen wreaths line the banister of the main staircase that descends alongside a wall of live plants, all of it decorated in sparkly Hawaiian-print bows, big candy canes and shiny holiday trinkets. Christmas trees decked in ornaments are…

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October 28, 2016 ,

Are You A True Chocoholic?

In the delightful world of desserts, there are those who like a sugary treat every once in a while, those who have a major sweet tooth and then a whole separate category reserved for the most ferocious dessert seekers of them all — chocoholics. If you are not crazy about chocolate, chances are you know…

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August 21, 2016

Explore Street Foods Of Asia Right Here At Home

With a procession of savory aromas wafting from piping-hot woks and fiery grills, the streets of Asia are famous across the globe for flurries of food vendors dishing out steamy servings of comfort food to passersby. The fun spirit of those street foods will be recreated at The Kahala Hotel & Resort Friday,Sept. 9, during…

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April 24, 2016

Keep It Local

Entering The Kahala Hotel & Resort is like stepping into another world, separate from the hustle and bustle of Honolulu. Everything is bright and whimsical, including Plumeria Beach House, one of the hotel’s most revered restaurants. Opening up to a panorama of the ocean, Plumeria Beach House offers more than just picturesque views. Executive chef…

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May 31, 2015

Plumeria’s Strong Current of Island Cuisine

Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Waikiki, The Kahala Hotel & Resort’s Plumeria Beach House is the epitome of tranquility and peace, lending stunning views of the ocean. The open-air restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, catering to the expansive palates of the hotel’s guests. “We like to cater to all guests by…

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January 25, 2015

Plumeria Beach House

A CLOSER LOOK AT THIS WEEK’S HOUSE SPECIAL: Pipikaula Reuben ($16, lunch only) When greeted by breathtaking oceanfront views at Kahala Hotel and Resort’s Plumeria Beach House, you almost forget why you’re there; but then the pleasant aroma of delicious cuisine entices your taste buds. The casually chic restaurant boasts a beautiful indoor and outdoor…

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Oh, Sweet Thing! Bread Pudding is My Everything

My sweet tooth is a blessing and a curse, and the very cause of much internal conflict. However, I’ve slowly come to accept that when it comes to me and sugar, restraint almost is non-existent — nothing stands in my way. My dentist sure does love me … and oh, how I love those therapeutic…

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A Whole Lotta Wonton

Happy Mother’s Day, Ono fanatics! Let’s get right to it, because this week I am beyond excited to share my love for a dish that remains so close to my heart. My passion for food abounds now more than ever, and it’s time to share my obsession with wonton soup. So, you all know just…

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March 2, 2014 ,

Miso Madness!

Me so crazy about miso! Yup, Ono readers, miso is my latest and greatest obsession. Let me count the ways in which I adore this Japanese culinary staple. First of all, a bowl of steamy, hot miso soup with chunks of tofu and green onion garnish has my name written all over it, while the…

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March 2, 2014

Bold Flavors in Full Bloom

Tucked away in a private community alongside East Oahu’s breathtaking coastline sits award-winning restaurant Plumeria Beach House. Part of The Kahala Hotel and Resort, the eatery is truly a paradise within a paradise, celebrating a variety of flavors and cultures through fresh ingredients and creative dishes. “Being that we are a little outside of Waikiki,…

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