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Sarento’s Waikiki

August 6, 2017

Sarento’s still soars with great food, view

From the very first step into the private glass elevator that goes directly to the 30th floor of the Ilikai hotel in Waikiki, it’s obvious that Sarento’s is no ordinary eatery. The long ascent to the world-famous penthouse restaurant provides a sweeping view of bobbing masts in the yacht harbor, west Honolulu and the Waianae…

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May 15, 2017

Put This At The Top Of Your List

If you’re still debating where to take Mom to celebrate her day, here you go: Sarento’s at the Top of the Ilikai. With an elegant dining room and stunning ocean views, Sarento’s has all the makings of the perfect celebratory spot. And that’s not even mentioning the menu. “It’s a little bit of classic, rustic…

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April 16, 2017

Eatery feeds appetite for quality dining

BY ELIMA PANGORANG When diners walk into a restaurant, more often than not it’s to satisfy their hunger. Well, at Sarento’s at the Top of the Ilikai, not only are customers hungry, but their staff is too. That is to say, the staff at Sarento’s is “young and hungry” with enthusiasm and open minds, according…

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Rice Is Nice

In Spain, it’s called paella; in the Middle East, a pilaf; in Italy, it’s known as risotto; and throughout Asia and Hawaii, fried rice. Regardless of where you go, rice serves as an irreplaceable foundation for hearty, traditional meals, many of which are considered classics among their respective cultures. If we take a hint from…

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January 29, 2017

Rising To The Top

For more than two decades, Sarento’s at the Top of the Ilikai has been a favorite for its fine array of Italian and Mediterranean cuisine with breathtaking panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and Honolulu’s skyline. The award-winning restaurant also has become a tradition for special occasions — from marriage proposals to anniversaries and birthday…

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December 25, 2016

Taking Dining To New Heights

Much like its position atop the iconic Ilikai Hotel & Luxury Suites, Sarento’s is at the top of its culinary game. Sarento’s blends stellar cuisine and excellent customer service, and with its prime location at the gateway to Waikiki, the popular restaurant — complete with a full bar and lounge — serves up a breathtaking…

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October 23, 2016

Savor A Meal With A View

Take in the mesmerizing views of the Pacific Ocean and Waianae mountain range from the minute you step into the glass elevator at Ilikai Hotel & Luxury Suites. Once the elevator doors open to Sarento’s at the Top of the Ilikai, patrons are transported to another time period, where the scent of authentic Italian food…

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September 18, 2016

Gourmet flavors from both land and sea

Featuring picturesque views of the ocean and harbor, Sarento’s at the Top of the Ilikai is known for its classic Italian cuisine. According to head chef Chris Mcallaster, Lobster Seafood Risotto ($54) and 8-ounce Filet Mignon ($44) are two of the restaurant’s most popular entrees. He says the former features a 7-ounce Maine lobster tail,…

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August 21, 2016

Say ciao to updates at Italian restaurant

Since opening 21 years ago, Sarento’s at the Top of the Ilikai has built a solid reputation for fine-dining excellence. Locally owned and operated, the award-winning restaurant offers tip-top service, high-quality food and a stunning panoramic view of Diamond Head, the Pacific Ocean and the Waikiki skyline. In an effort to reintroduce the restaurant to…

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July 17, 2016

A Divine Dinner

Sarento’s at the Top of the Ilikai has been at the top since 1994, literally and figuratively. Take an elevator up to the 30th floor of the Ilikai Hotel & Luxury Suites and enjoy the best food, service and view. With a wraparound layout that allows diners to see the city from every angle, Sarento’s…

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