November 2011


Food news: New restaurants and special dinners

November 16, 2011

Food news: New restaurants and special dinners

Red is the theme of new restaurants, Prima opens for lunch, kaiseki at Hiroshi's and more. Read more »

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First lady Michelle Obama visits MAO Organic Farms

November 15, 2011

First lady Michelle Obama visits MAO Organic Farms

In town for APEC, Michelle Obama gives encouragement to MAO interns Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, November 15, 2011 in Permalink | Comments ()


Going out for Thanksgiving?  Some Hawaii dinner options.

November 14, 2011

Going out for Thanksgiving? Some Hawaii dinner options.

Make it a real holiday. Let someone else cook Thanksgiving dinner. Here are some great Honolulu dining options. Read more »

Posted on Monday, November 14, 2011 in Permalink | Comments ()


Moved: Morio's Sushi Bistro

November 11, 2011

Moved: Morio's Sushi Bistro

Morio's, a tiny sushi bar with a feisty sushi chef, has moved to King Street. Read more »

Posted on Friday, November 11, 2011 in Permalink | Comments ()


Restaurant Week Hawaii 2011

November 10, 2011

Restaurant Week Hawaii 2011

A look at the proposed Culinary Institute of the Pacific at Diamond Head, as well as special menus and prices for Restaurant Week Read more »

Posted on Thursday, November 10, 2011 in Permalink | Comments ()


Fresh, Healthy & Tastes Good: KCC culinary students show the way

November 9, 2011

Fresh, Healthy & Tastes Good: KCC culinary students show the way

This weekend Kahala Nui hosted a culinary competition for KCC culinary students. $1,000 to the team that could make healthy food taste great. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 in Permalink | Comments ()


New pop-up: Hank's Haute Dogs Downtown

November 8, 2011

New pop-up: Hank's Haute Dogs Downtown

Hank's Happy Meals arrive downtown Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, November 8, 2011 in Permalink | Comments ()


Highlights from the 28th annual Hale Aina awards

November 7, 2011

Highlights from the 28th annual Hale Aina awards

Thoughts on the largest Hale Aina event yet. Read more »

Posted on Monday, November 7, 2011 in Permalink | Comments ()


Morning Glass arrives at R&D

November 4, 2011

Morning Glass arrives at R&D

Great coffee, great books, great ideas Read more »

Posted on Friday, November 4, 2011 in Permalink | Comments ()


Closed for APEC

November 3, 2011

Closed for APEC

Private dinners and traffic restrictions means restaurants closures in Honolulu Read more »

Posted on Thursday, November 3, 2011 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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