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June 12, 2016

Riding The Flavor Wave

Located in Polynesian Cultural Center’s (PCC) Hukilau Marketplace, Pounders Restaurant is named for a popular bodysurfing spot nearby. And if you’re in the area for a day at the beach, or you’re heading up to North Shore, Pounders makes a great pit stop where you can indulge in Pacific Rim cuisine and local specialties. Although…

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March 15, 2016

A Taste Of The Pacific

Story by Maria Kanai At Pounders Restaurant, the food is all about the community. Located in the close-knit, intimate neighborhood of Laie, the restaurant reflects the cuisine most nearby residents are familiar with. Think recognizable flavors from Polynesia, from Tonga to Samoa, or Fiji given an upscale twist by Maori executive chef Felix Tai. Pounders…

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February 8, 2016

‘Pound good food’ with your sweetheart

Boyfriends, girlfriends, husbands and wives, if you’ve forgotten Valentine’s Day is next weekend, rejoice! If you’re like most people, you’ve waited until the last minute to make plans for the holiday. Pounders Restaurant at Polynesian Cultural Center’s (PCC) Hukilau Marketplace has you covered, offering a prix-fixe meal and tickets to its acclaimed show — making…

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December 7, 2015

Dining On The North Shore

Celebrate the holidays at Hukilau Market place at Polynesian Cultural Center (PCC) in Laie, where its 12 Days of Christmas event takes place Dec. 10-23 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Enjoy a festive canoe ride ($5, or free with a Pepsi product), train rides for keiki, snow day (Dec. 19 only), special holiday sales at…

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October 25, 2015

Where loco mocos, burgers become one

Oahu residents and visitors alike have come to see Pounders Restaurant as being synonymous with hearty, island-inspired fare and an abundance of aloha spirit. As newly appointed manager at the Polynesian Cultural Center eatery, Losa Moors is anything but a novice when it comes to knowing her way around the Laie destination, having been a…

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July 19, 2015

PCC’s Pounders presents a mouthwatering matinee

Surf is up on Oahu’s North Shore, but waves aren’t quite what we’re hungry for. The clock’s cuckoo appears to say, “It’s noon, you’re famished — to Pounders in Laie!” Inside Polynesian Cultural Center is where you’ll stay, and we’ll hand you this ticket for today’s matinee. So cool your jets, and settle in tight,…

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June 28, 2015

Pounders Cooks Up Good Times, Great Food

July Fourth is just around the corner, and with it comes the chance to celebrate! And who doesn’t love a celebration? Polynesian Cultural Center (PCC) agrees, and is excited to extend an open invitation to all kamaaina and visitors to spend this special holiday at its newest addition, Hukilau Marketplace, and in particular, its on-site…

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