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PREVIEW: New menu at Hoku’s in Kāhala

By On September 2, 2015

There are some foodies who sneer at hotel restaurants, never including them in roundups for best eateries or creative menus. Not me. Some of the best chefs I know have either cut… Read More


Coming soon: Fresh Cafe Downtown

By On March 19, 2014

Five years ago Tiffany Tanaka started Fresh Cafe in Kakaako, and it quickly became the hot spot for hipsters, college students, young entrepreneurs, art lovers, and WiFi-seeking cofficers in town. Now she’s… Read More


Did This: The Signature media preview

By On July 6, 2013

For years, the restaurant at the top of the Ala Moana Hotel sat vacant. And I never knew why. Aaron’s atop the Ala Moana — and before that, Nicholas Nickolas — were popular spots,… Read More