Sweet and savory creations satisfy all

Inside Feature

June 9, 2019

Story By: Kyle Galdeira | Photos by: LAWRENCE TABUDLO

Local families are preparing to honor dads as Father’s Day approaches, and to help celebrate the momentous occasion, Zippy’s Restaurants is serving up an array of specials and sweet treats crafted to appease the appetites of the entire ohana.

The talented culinary team at Zippy’s has created a collection of new dessert items that will be available at any Napoleon’s Bakery locations starting on June 12 for a limited time. The Cinnamon Roll Donut, Cheesecake Donut and Banana Bread Donut bring enticing flavor profiles to the go-to dessert item.

Also, be sure to try the new Mochizada, which is available now at all Napoleon’s Bakery locations. This mochi-malasada hybrid is a sweet treat that is sure become a favorite as a stand-alone pleasure, or as an addition to one’s favorite Zippy’s meal.

Bring the whole family to Zippy’s dine-in restaurants on Father’s Day, as dads will receive a special treat! Dad gets a free dessert with the purchase of an entree on Sunday, June 16, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Dessert choices include a slice of cake or pie (ask one’s server for selections of the day), strawberry gelatin, chocolate pudding or ice cream. This offer is valid at Zippy’s dine-in restaurants only, and as a reminder, other restrictions may apply.

After being closed since March, Zippy’s Makiki is now open. To commemorate the anticipated re-opening, the Makiki Zippy’s location will offer a pair of exclusive specials available at the dine-in restaurant and fast food counter. During the week of June 10-16, diners can enjoy a special Rafute Style Shoyu Pork, and from June 17-23, a spicy Kim Chee Sparerib Soup will be available. These specials will be served at Zippy’s Makiki only during the aforementioned dates from 10:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. while supplies last.

As another must-have value option available through June 30 while supplies last, pick up a Zippy’s Garlic Miso Chicken plate ($9.25 fast food, $10.65 restaurant). The iconic flavors that permeate the local favorite make for a memorable dining experience that the entire family can enjoy.

ASSORTED DONUTS ($2.50-$2.75)

A trio of new yeast donuts will be available starting June 12 at all Napoleon’s Bakery locations. Cinnamon Roll Donut ($2.50) features a cinnamon filling and is topped with cream cheese icing and a pinch of cinnamon on top. Cheesecake Donut ($2.75) is built with cheesecake filling and a cream cheese icing along with graham cracker crumbs and chocolate on top. Banana Bread Donut ($2.50) is bursting with banana flavor along with glaze and chocolate flakes. These donuts will be offered for a limited time.


Also available as a re-opening special at Zippy’s Makiki from June 17-23 is spicy Kim Chee Sparerib Soup ($10.45 fast food, $11.95 restaurant, available from 10:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.). This comforting bowl of spicy soup is crafted with pork spareribs, cabbage and tofu.


At Zippy’s Makiki during the week of June 10-16, diners can enjoy a special Rafute Style Shoyu Pork ($10.25 fast food, $11.75 restaurant, available from 10:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.). The slow-cooked shoyu pork is simmered to perfection and served with one’s choice of starch and mac salad (fast food) or corn (restaurant).


Napoleon’s Bakery is also featuring a new Mochizada ($1.95 each, $22.25 per dozen), a treat that is available now as a hybrid of a mochi donut and a malasada. The Mochizada is prepared for guests as a sugared or glazed dessert.

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