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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

Breakfast at Ailana Shave Ice

If eating shave ice for breakfast feels wrong, Ailana offers green tea waffles and pancakes

Three chef night: Vintage Cave's next collaboration dinner

A Los Angeles wunderkind and a returning Kauai son join Chris Kajioka in the kitchen

Family Ingredients: a show that traces Hawaii's family recipes to its roots

Ed Kenney will host and Alan Wong guest stars in the pilot.

An agricultural business plan competition by Kamehameha Schools

Winners get up to five years rent-free on one of six land parcels and a cash prize.

Thai Lao in Kapolei delivers terrific Thai food

Fish cake, tamarind soup and salads shine over the curry and noodles

Firehouse food truck: food from Guam and Texas

Kelaguan and red rice, and hopefully more Chamorro food to come

Bar report: Town

The cocktails at Town are fresh, seasonal and excellent

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