Kapahulu

Awesome eats: Rainbow Drive-In mix plate

We’ve been praying for this day to come for a long time and the Gravy Gods have answered. The iconic Kapahulu restaurant Rainbow Drive-In is the next Awesome eats, our pop-up that brings hard-to-access restaurants and shops to downtown for…

Something new: Kaimana Farm Cafe

Specializing in healthy, farm-fresh food with a Japanese flair, Kaimana Farm Cafe quietly opened on Kapahulu Avenue in late September, taking over the tiny spot formerly occupied by Meatball.Originally from Osaka, Japan, owner Junko Ikawa worked at her sister’s small…

Just opened: Corner Kitchen in Kapahulu

There’s always been a restaurant on the corner of Kapahulu Avenue and Kanaina Street, right across the street from Rainbow Drive-In.For a long time, it was Harpo’s. Then it was ZenShu. And for months, it stood empty, waiting for the…

FUUD: Shabu Shabu Bangkok in Kapahulu

We had heard about yet another new hot pot place opening up on Kapahulu Avenue.Last week, Shabu Shabu Bangkok opened up in the space vacated by Yakiniku Toraji on the corner of Kapahulu and Kaimuki avenues.So one of my girlfriends…