January 2013


The new 12th Ave Grill, part four: the floor plan

January 17, 2013

The new 12th Ave Grill, part four: the floor plan

Hanney hopes to preserve 12th Ave Grill's cozy feel in the bigger space. Read more »

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Cakebread Cellars celebrates its 40th anniversary

January 16, 2013

Cakebread Cellars celebrates its 40th anniversary

Tonight's wine dinner is sold out, but find Cakebread at specialty wine shops around town. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 in Permalink | Comments ()


Just opened: new locations of Honolulu Burger Co., Nobu, Monkeypod Kitchen and Doraku

January 15, 2013

Just opened: new locations of Honolulu Burger Co., Nobu, Monkeypod Kitchen and Doraku

Also, Mimasuya opens in the revolving Uraku Tower restaurant space. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 in Permalink | Comments ()


Sinaloa, a Hawaii tortilla factory: past and future

January 14, 2013

Sinaloa, a Hawaii tortilla factory: past and future

Sinaloa opens a small storefront, La Tiendita, for some of the freshest tortillas in town. Read more »

Posted on Monday, January 14, 2013 in Permalink | Comments ()


New Middle Eastern eatery: Shaloha

January 11, 2013

New Middle Eastern eatery: Shaloha

The dishes at Shaloha accommodate the house made pita bread. Read more »

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Wine smoothies at Il Lupino

January 10, 2013

Wine smoothies at Il Lupino

Yeah you read that right. Read more »

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New smoothie stand: Leahi Health Beverages

January 9, 2013

New smoothie stand: Leahi Health Beverages

Hit up kombucha and green smoothies for post-holiday detox Read more »

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January food and wine events to kick off 2013

January 8, 2013

January food and wine events to kick off 2013

Events for locavores, oenophiles and food activists Read more »

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Most popular Biting Commentary posts of 2012

January 7, 2013

Most popular Biting Commentary posts of 2012

Including new restaurants (Lucky Belly, 53 by the Sea) and Mark Noguchi Read more »

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News flash: Hankburgers go weekly—tonight

January 4, 2013

News flash: Hankburgers go weekly—tonight

Starting today, Hank's turns its truck into a burgermobile every weekend, all weekend long. Read more »

Posted on Friday, January 4, 2013 in Permalink | Comments ()


About This Column

From five-star restaurants to hidden holes-in-the-wall, Biting Commentary will let you know what’s hot and what’s not. Find out the latest restaurant news—who’s opening, who’s closing, which chef is moving on, where the great special dinners are. Discover the best menu items, fabulous wines, stunning cocktails, hand-crafted beers. Be the first to hear about upcoming food events and festivals.

Food editor Martha Cheng graduated from Wellesley College with degrees in Computer Science and English. She's a former line cook, food truck owner, Peace Corps volunteer and Google techie. Follow her on Twitter @marthacheng.



 

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