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Wahoo’s Fish Taco

September 23, 2012

Wahoo’s Hawaii

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 got the inside scoops from Wahoo’s Hawaii partner Noel Pietsch…

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August 12, 2012

Wahoo’s for the Win

Wahoo’s Fish Taco has been reeling in nothing but a fresh catch since it first opened at Ward Gateway Center in 2006. A second location soon followed at Kahala Korner, and sisters Stephanie Gambetta and Noel Pietsch have no regrets about bringing this “California-Mex” concept to the Islands. Wahoo’s Fish Taco is a California-based chain…

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July 1, 2012

Wahoo’s Fish Taco

Many are shouting praises for Wahoo’s Fish Taco, a California-based chain, which first opened its doors at Ward Gateway Center in 2006 and then a second location in Kahala Corner. Wahoo’s makes it a point to serve diners only the best in “California-Mex” cuisine, while optimizing the freshest of ingredients, resulting in a healthy, but…

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June 3 - 9, 2012

Pupus That Make You Go Wahoo

Owner Stephanie Gambetta likes to say the food at Wahoo’s Fish Taco is fuel for your day. Unlike others offering somewhat similar menu options, Wahoo’s forgoes the heavy ingredients in favor of lighter options that leaves the diner satisfied without feeling the need to hibernate. A good example of this is Wahoo’s Baja Rolls ($6.59)….

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May 13 - 19, 2012

A Healthy Take on Tantalizing Tacos

With three locations on Oahu — Ward, Kahala and a lunch wagon parked at Sandy Beach — Wahoo’s Fish Taco brings the flavors of California-style Mexican cuisine to the Islands. Plus, Wahoo’s utilizes fresh ingredients, offering a healthy take on its flavorful fusion food. “We make all of our sauces, and we marinate all of…

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Plenty of Fish in the Sea

There’s something fishy going on this week, Ono readers, and I mean that in the best way possible. As editor of Dining Out, I’m extremely grateful for the opportunity to try a variety of foods on a weekly basis, and sometimes it makes me realize that I have to reevaluate my diet. Sure, I’m usually…

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January 1 - 7, 2012

Wahoo’s Fish Taco

Wahoo’s Fish Taco, which started in 1988 in California, has been a local favorite in Hawaii since the early 1990s. The Wahoo’s brothers (Wing, Ed and Mingo) bring to the menu Mexican, Brazilian and Asian influences — and don’t worry, they have healthy vegetarian options, too. Only minutes from Kahala Mall, Wahoo’s Fish Taco is…

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Nursing Back to Health With Satisfying Soups

I‘ve been under the weather for about two weeks now, battling a bad case of the sniffles and an outrageous cough that won’t seem to go away no matter what I do. Per doctor’s orders, I’m on antibiotics and a variety of other over-the-counter cold medicines. Needless to say, all I want to do is…

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September 18 - 24, 2011

Getting Along Swimmingly at Wahoo’s

If you’re a fish lover who prefers to see them while snorkeling or on a visit to the aquarium rather than on your plate, then the name Wahoo’s Fish Taco may give you a sinking feeling. But once you’ve checked out the menu, you’ll want to dive right in. “It’s really easy to eat here…

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Talking Up Tacos

What’s your ethnicity? I’m asked that on a regular basis, and I’ve found it quite entertaining to keep people guessing. You’ll be surprised to hear that more often than not, people follow the first question with “Are you Mexican?” The answer is no, but I can see why many would think that. First off, I…

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