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The Fat Greek

December 23, 2012

The Skinny on Greek Grinds

Eat, drink and be merry! What a great sentiment, and one many of us embrace with enthusiasm this time of year. Of course, overindulgence does have its drawbacks in packing on those post-holiday pounds. Well, you can party hearty, veggie lovers. We have the skinny on a savory special to celebrate five years of success…

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November 25, 2012

It’s Time to Go Greek

When the open light turns on at The Fat Greek, customers (in person and on the phone) are ready to give their orders. Known for its authentic Greek food with a Mediterranean twist, The Fat Greek features original recipes that are fresh, healthy and flavorful. Since opening its first location in Kaimuki in 2007, the…

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February 12 - 18, 2012

The Skinny on The Fat Greek

The Fat Greek in Waikiki, Ala Moana and Kaimuki is getting even bigger with a new location coming soon to Kailua. The new eatery is expected to open in March in Enchanted Lake Shopping Center, and then additional restaurants are planned for the North Shore and Mililani. Known for its authentic Greek food with a…

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January 22 - 28, 2012

Going Greek

On Jan. 3, The Fat Greek Waikiki celebrated its one-year anniversary. In addition to many local clientele, the Ala Moana Boulevard eatery has become home to a following of tourists, including international regulars who revisit the hot spot during their yearly vacations. “It’s great they remember us and want to eat here again. They tell…

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December 25, 2011 - January 1, 2012

Healthy, Fresh Greek Eats

With its vibrant decor and authentic cuisine, The Fat Greek Waikiki is like being whisked away for a quick getaway to Greece. The Fat Greek restaurants, which include two other locations and another on the way, is quickly becoming a local favorite for Mediterranean eats. The Fat Greek Waikiki opened about a year ago, and…

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November 6 - 12, 2011

Sparks Fly at the Fat Greek

The Fat Greek, specializing in classic Greek cuisine, opened a second charming and breezy spot on Ala Moana Boulevard this past February. The new location is offering sparkling specials as it prepares to celebrate its first holiday season. The Early Bird Special, available for dine-in or takeout, starts today and presents diners with a choice…

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Taking On a Taste For Tapas

Bienvenidos, Ono readers! I just wrapped up my first week back at work after returning from a two week fiesta or siesta — what have you — in Spain, where I had the wonderful opportunity to visit Sevilla, Cordoba, Madrid, Toledo, Barcelona, Montserrat and Sitges — and my, what a beautiful country! Minus the day…

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September 11 - 17, 2011

The Fat Greek

The Fat Greek is a one-stop shop for fresh ingredients, a breezy atmosphere, and all the Greek food your heart desires. The restaurant’s appetizing menu items are prepared fresh daily and include all the classics such as Gyros ($8), Falafel ($8) and Shawarma ($10) served with healthy salads. The specials menu also offers a new…

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July 31 - August 6, 2011

The Skinny on Fat Greek

Waikiki marks the third location in the chain’s collection that also includes stores on Waialae Avenue in Kaimuki and a kiosk in Ala Moana Center.

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June 12 - 18, 2011

Go Greek with Morsels of Falafel

If happy little wooly animals frolicking in a field come to mind rather than spit-roasted gyros or meaty grilled skewers of souvlaki when you envision lamb, then falafel is the choice for you. And lucky you, because The Fat Greek’s Falafel is popular with customers who don’t eat meat — even fans of gyros and…

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