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Romano’s Macaroni Grill

October 26, 2014

Delivering the best

Other than its delicious offerings, Romano’s Macaroni Grill also takes extreme pride in offering excellent service to its patrons. “We want to make sure that we take care of our guests, and they come back for more,” says executive chef Nawai Kekoolani. “I have a family, so when we go out to eat, I want…

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August 24, 2014

Romano’s Macaroni Grill

A CLOSER LOOK AT THIS WEEK’S HOUSE SPECIAL: MAMA’S TRIO ($21) Romano’s Macaroni Grill in Ala Moana Center’s Hookipa Terrace knows a thing or two about Italian cuisine. We’re talkin’ authentic Italian eats — that hearty, rustic goodness — straight from mama’s kitchen. To achieve such immaculate fare, chefs simply rely on the freshest ingredients…

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Straight from Italy’s rustic kitchen

With more than 200 locations worldwide, the Italian eatery, Romano’s Macaroni Grill, operates two locations among the Hawaiian Islands in Honolulu and Waikoloa. Famous for fare that embraces both the traditional and modern aspects of Italian cooking, Macaroni Grill’s newly revamped menu is sure to please. “Running a restaurant is a huge responsibility that I…

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Roly-Poly Ravioli!

Trips to the East Coast result in a blur of excitement, as well as more than enough food comas that could easily lead to a month-long period of hibernation. This is what happens each time I reunite with my Dad’s side of the family. You have to understand, my relatives trace their roots back to…

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April 20, 2014

A Mac Attack of Classic Comfort Food

Local diners don’t need to travel half a world away to enjoy a true taste of Italy, as hearty portions of incredible Italian cuisine reside right here at home at Romano’s Macaroni Grill. Located in Ala Moana Center’s inviting Hookipa Terrace, Macaroni Grill’s skilled chefs and friendly service staff strive to provide a memorable dining…

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February 9, 2014

Romano’s Macaroni Grill

Who doesn’t want to be whisked away to Italy to feast on delicious cuisine while experiencing rich culture and a vibrant atmosphere? Well, at Romano’s Macaroni Grill, you can enjoy a savory slice of la dolce vita (“the sweet life”) right here on Oahu. Located at Ala Moana Center, Romano’s Macaroni Grill allows diners to…

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Going Gaga for Goat Cheese

Happy New Year, Ono readers! It’s that time again when New Year’s resolutions are the most thought consuming, and the ambition and dedication to those resolutions are running high. Whether it is to save money, get fit, lose weight, quit smoking, manage stress or aim to eat healthier, all can be achieved. But the truth…

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December 1, 2013

Italian-American Fare That’s Made With Amore

Ever since Romano’s Macaroni Grill opened its doors at Ala Moana Center eight years ago, Hawaii’s patrons have been soothing their taste buds with the comforting charisma of its Italian-American classics. And while the popular chain of eateries boasts pastas, pizzas, insalate and so much more at its numerous locations across the country, the care…

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October 13, 2013

Romano’s Sweetens the Deal With a Revamp

Send your taste buds on a culinary adventure at Romano’s Macaroni Grill in Ala Moana Center. Italian comfort dishes are the highlight of the establishment, and the desserts are no exception. Executive chef Nawai Kekoolani has refashioned the dessert menu, which is good news for all lovers of sweets. And in addition to vibrant new…

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August 11, 2013

Romano’s Macaroni Grill

Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes at your favorite restaurant? Well, much credit goes to the many chefs, owners and managers who work diligently day in and day out to make sure Hawaii’s diners have a top-notch dining experience. This week, Dining Out gets the inside scoops from Romano’s Macaroni Grill’s floor manager…

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