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Tony Roma’s

January 4, 2015

Tony Roma’s an All-American Classic

We live in a diverse food culture that’s expanding and transforming at the drop of a dime. Keeping up with the latest trends and “flavors of the week” can be a challenge, and amid the comings and goings of pop-up restaurants and hipster eateries, Tony Roma’s brings classic simplicity to the table. An all-American, family-friendly…

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November 23, 2014

Specials Galore at Tony Roma’s

While the holidays typically evoke feelings of joy, togetherness and the spirit of giving, such festivities can sometimes mean paying top dollar for a meal with friends and family. From baby back ribs to mouthwatering steaks, Tony Roma’s invites all for a dining experience designed to leave both the stomach and wallet full. “This season,…

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September 28, 2014

The Ultimate Dining Adventure at Tony Roma’s

While its signature cuisine includes unforgettable ribs, steaks and seafood, Tony Roma’s also strives to provide stellar service and a fun atmosphere, which all combine to elevate the dining experience. For more than three decades, Tony Roma’s has served multiple generations of Hawaii’s families in its comfortable, casual setting. The restaurant features locations in Waikiki…

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March 23, 2014

Raving About Barbecue Ribs, More

Tony Roma’s is best known for its barbecue items — especially its ribs, and more so, its Original Baby Back Ribs. With so much attention focused on these items, it could be easy to overlook the other dishes on the menu, which would be a mistake. Tony Roma’s also is stocked full of steaks, seafood…

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Hopelessly Devoted to Barbecue Pork Ribs

Happy Sunday, Ono readers! My love affair with food continues, this time with barbecue pork ribs — such a simple American classic, or so you would think. This week, however, with a serious need for ribs (not just any ribs, though, as my taste buds were being more selective than usual), I needed to get…

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There’s No Way Around Onolicious Onions

Generally speaking, I like to keep a positive attitude about most things in life and tend to be a glass-half-full type of person. One of the things I use to fuel my positivity is the joy of culinary adventures, as they’re always a source of excitement in a world undeniably filled with ups and downs….

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September 29, 2013

Food, Fun for All

While its signature cuisine includes unforgettable ribs, steaks and seafood dishes, Tony Roma’s serves up a side order of fun that truly sets the dining experience apart from the average meal. For more than three decades, Tony Roma’s has served multiple generations of Hawaii’s families in its comfortable, casual dining atmosphere. The restaurant resides in…

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September 15, 2013

Tony Roma’s Search for Sibling Artistry

Almost 30 years ago, casual dining restaurant chain Tony Roma’s began an annual artist contest among elementary schools across the island. Interested pupils could participate by drawing their own creative rendition of Tony Roma’s famous menu items. Prizes included computers and encyclopedia sets as well as seeing their work hung upon the restaurant’s walls. “Since…

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June 30, 2013

Tony Roma’s Finds Its Long-lost Artist

In 1989, when Waimalu Elementary School fifth-grader Jillian Tamashiro found out she had won the Tony Roma’s art contest, there was only one way the unsuspecting winner could aptly describe her emotions. “I felt like a little rock star,” says Tamashiro. Initially hesitant to the idea of applying, she received encouragement from her mother, who…

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May 19, 2013

Art Comes Full Circle at Tony Roma’s

In the fast-paced, ever-changing world we live in, it is rare to come across something truly timeless. Many long for “the good old days” when people were nicer and life was simpler. Thankfully, Tony Roma’s is an exception to the rule. Since the restaurant first opened its doors in 1972, Tony Roma’s has been serving…

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