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First look: Arancino at The Kahala Hotel and Resort

This week, Arancino officially opened its fine-dining, prix-fixe menu concept

Noodle Tuesday: Tonkotsu ramen at Menya Ifu Do Do

My go-to bowl at Shirokiya's Yataimura

Special one-night screening of Somm at Kahala Theatres

A documentary following four friends as they attempt to pass the notoriously difficult master sommelier exam

Curse of the blue rock: moving 12th Ave Grill, part seven

Underground difficulties

Eat this now: fleeting summer treats

Mango and rhubarb crisp, lychee, and seafood specials

Where to take Dad for Father's Day, part 2

Alan Wong's offers tantalizing options that might pull dad away from the grill. Plus, there's beerfest at the Moana Surfrider

Noodle Tuesday: Ja jiang myun at On Dong and Eastern Paradise

The launch of a new series

New: Late night at Whole Ox

Whole Ox debuts a Saturday night late night menu with beer-friendly, $10-and-under eats.

Cotton candy spectacle at Stage

Among Stage's more sophisticated desserts, the cotton candy brings out the children in us.

Summer food news and events in Honolulu

Christian Self's new bar, a new brewery and free doughnuts

Aki: a new-ish Japanese restaurant on Makaloa

Lacks the sex appeal of Rinka, but delivers solid comfort food

Where to take Dad for Father's Day in Honolulu

Father's day is Sunday June 16

New pop-up: The Curb, a cafe and coffee lab at Ala Moana Center

Find Stumptown and Hawaii coffees brewed to order, plus Japanese method iced coffee

Five Hawaii Beers You Need to Try

Hawaii now has eight active breweries with more on the way. So where to start?

Heeia Pier General Store and Deli, a year later

What's it like at the Pier, after Mark Noguchi's departure?

Bar report: 12th Ave Grill

Salt may command the cocktail spotlight, but don't overlook the bar at 12th Ave Grill

The Bread Man's butter rolls

Warm, slightly caramelized crunchy crusts basted with butter, giving way to soft, fluffy layers

Battle for the Alii Cup: Jim Beam cocktail competition

Ten bartenders compete with whiskey cocktails for master distiller Fred Noe's first Hawaii visit.

Farmers market find: Wade Ueoka teams up with Ho Farms

Alan Wong alumnus at KCC and Blaisdell farmers markets

Best custard pie: Lee's Bakery or Kaneohe Bakery?

A custard pie taste-off

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