2018 Faces of Hawai‘i
(Special Promotional Section) Learn more about prominent Hawai‘i leaders and businesses in this special-section black-and-white photo essay.
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The Face of
A Pig on a Surfboard
Left to right: Zach Glander, Stan Glander, Anna Piergallini
The Kono’s family of restaurants are known for their signature 12-hour slow-roasted kālua pig and service with extra aloha. Driven by a never-ending pursuit of excellence, Kono’s has been named as one of USA Today’s 10 Best Kālua Pig Sandwiches, Hawaii Magazine’s No. 1 place for breakfast, plate lunch and cheap eats, and earned Star Advertiser’s coveted ‘Ilima Award for Best Casual Restaurant. With fun team members, surf-inspired atmosphere and mouthwatering food, Kono’s has captured the heart of Hawaiian casual dining. Kono’s has 3 locations on O‘ahu, plus a new full-service restaurant and bar in Kaimukī, The Surfing Pig. They plan for continued growth here at home and on the mainland.
Kono’s, Hale‘iwa: North Shore Marketplace, 67-250 Kamehameha Highway, Hale‘iwa, (808) 637-9211, Kailua: Merchant’s Row, 131 Hekili Street, #102, Kailua, (808) 261-1144, Kapahulu: 945 Kapahulu Avenue, Honolulu, (808) 892-1088, KonosNorthShore.com
The Surfing Pig, Kaimukī: 3605 Wai‘alae Avenue, Honolulu, (808) 744-1992, TheSurfingPig.co