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Two New Restaurants by Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto Opening in Waikīkī Soon

Morimoto Asia Waikīkī is slated to open in February, with Momosan Waikīkī to follow.
2018.01.22 09:30 AM

Staying Crafty: How Maui Brewing Co. Expands its Reach While Staying Local

The Hale ‘Aina Gold winner for Best Beer Program distributes its beers to 23 states and nearly a dozen countries.
2018.01.22 08:55 AM

Square Barrels Now Serves Wagyu Burgers and Lamb Chops

The Downtown burger joint added new dishes this month to its lunch and dinner menu.
2018.01.19 11:16 AM

The Secret Japanese Restaurant You Can’t Go To

You need to be invited to dine at Toridokoro Matsumoto, a hidden restaurant that specializes in yakitori.
2018.01.17 11:52 AM

9 Reasons To Go Gluten-Free in Honolulu

These dishes are perfect for celebrating National Gluten-Free Day on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018.
2018.01.12 09:00 AM

Bidding Goodbye to Some of Our Favorite Restaurants in 2017

Ryan’s Grill, ‘Ono Hawaiian Foods, The Pineapple Room—how our hearts and stomachs ache.
2018.01.10 11:26 AM

How Side Street Inn’s Colin Nishida Went From Bar Owner to Restaurateur of the Year

All Colin Nishida wanted to do was run a bar—and now he’s 2018 Restaurateur of the Year, with Hale ‘Aina Gold awards for Best Bar Food and Best Gourmet Comfort Food.
2018.01.09 04:17 PM

First Look: Limon Rotisserie in Kapolei

The vibrant Peruvian cuisine of this new restaurant is my new reason to head west.
2018.01.08 11:21 AM

Hale ‘Aina Happenings: What’s New With Hawai‘i Restaurants in January 2018

New farm-to-glass cocktails at Bar Leather Apron, Senia hosts collab dinner with Seattle’s Canlis and M.A.C. 24/7 debuts new pancakes for January.
2018.01.05 10:30 AM

Rainbow Drive-In Brings Its Loco Moco and Chili to Kalihi

The iconic Kapahulu drive-in opens its first of four franchise locations this month.
2018.01.03 08:30 AM

The Essential Guide to Taro: A Kalo Culture Comeback

Kalo, or taro, is one of the most important foods for Native Hawaiians. Read about the culture, history and innovative new uses for the storied plant, along with some of our favorite dishes, from poi mochi doughnuts to pa‘i‘ai.
2017.12.28 08:55 AM

Best of Biting Commentary 2017: Editors’ Favorites

In case you missed it—12 of our favorite Biting Commentary stories of 2017.
2017.12.27 11:01 AM