Who’s coming: Eat the Street Luau

Eat the Street: Luau

ETSmainCome Friday night, you’ll want to round up the gang and hele mai to Kakaako: It’s the first Eat the Street of 2016! The pau hana fest at Makers and Tasters features hearty local eats from about three dozen food trucks and street food stalls, including liquid treats like honey-fruit slushies from newcomer Wicked Hi Slush. This month’s theme is luau, so expect Hawaiian-themed items on menus.

When: Friday, Jan. 29 from 5 to 10 p.m.
Where: 1011 Ala Moana Blvd. (at Ward)
Admission: Free

Eat the Street Parking MapParking: See updated parking map

Lot 1 (Ward Ave & Ahui St) – $5 per car
Lot 2 (Ahui & Ala Moana Blvd) – Metered parking, FREE after 6pm
Lot 3 (Kewalo Basin Park) – $1 per hour
Lot 4 (First Hawaiian Bank) – $2 after 5 p.m.
Lot 5 (Ilalo & Ohe St) – $10 per car

Highlights of Friday’s street food fest:

Foodbank Hawaii Perks Card• Live entertainment by David Asing 6-8 p.m.

• Hula and Tahitian show 8-9 p.m.

• Use your Hawaii Perks card for $1 off every $9 spent at a single food vendor. Show signed Hawaii Perks card at time of purchase

• Happy hour 5-7 p.m.

• Hashtag #eatthestreet

Here’s the lineup and menus (more menus to be added as received):

All Kine Grindz

all kine grindzContact: 808-368-4799; habilitat.com/all-kine-grindz.html; All Kine Grindz on Facebook

On the menu: Local favorites


Aloha Pops

alohapopContact: 808-286-4699; @AlohaTricycle (Twitter); alohapopshi.com

On the menu: Specialty homemade popsicles with uniquely local flavors


Bao Boys

BaoBoysHIContact: baoboyshi@gmail.com; @BaoBoysHI on Instagram; BAO BOYS HI on Facebook; www.baoboyshi.com

On the menu: Specialty bao sliders, rice bowls and desserts

Beyond Burgers

beyondburgers-150x150Contact: beyondburgers@gmail.com; Beyond Burgers Honolulu on Facebook

On the menu: Specialty burgers and hotdogs


Bill’s Kitchen

Bill's KitchenContact: 971-1754; Bill’s Kitchen on Facebook

On the menu: Specialty burgers and sandwiches


Crazy Country Corn


On the menu: Fresh local corn on the cob with toppings

Country Shave Ice

Courtesy Country Shave IceContact: 1215 Center St, Kaimuki; @CountryShaveIce on Instagram

On the menu: Locally sourced shave ice with homemade syrup flavors like strawberries and cream, lilikoi, green tea, haupia sweet potato

Earth & Turf

earthnturfContact: Grow Aloha – Earth n Turf on Facebook; www.growaloha.org

On the menu: Organic portobello mushroom dishes like risotto cakes, poppers and more


Five-O Ribs

five-o ribsContact: 509-668-0000; www.FiveORibs.com; ryan@fiveoribs.com; Five-O Hawaiian Style Smoked Ribs on Facebook

On the menu: Juicy baby back ribs and more


Flyin’ Ahi

Flyin' AhiContact: Flyin’ Ahi on Facebook

On the menu: Fresh catch, poke and local favorites

Girls Who Bake Next Door

girls who bakeContact: 808-983-9989; @girlswhobake (Twitter); The Girls Who Bake Next Door on Facebook

On the menu: Homemade cupcakes, desserts and treats


Hawaiian Fresh Farms

Hawaiian Fresh FarmsContact: 808-321-1567; Hawaiian Fresh Farms on Facebook

On the menu: Grass-fed burger, line-caught fish and chips, fresh fish tacos and more


Hawaiian Twisted Tater

twisted taterContact: Hawaiiantwistedtater@yahoo.com

On the menu: Deep-fried spiral cut potatoes with creative toppings and dressings


Hawaii’s Fried Musubi

Contact: 808-391-3835; @friedmusubiHI (Twitter), Hawaii’s Fried Musubi on Facebook

On the menu: Local favorites

Hula Shrimp

hulashrimpContact: Hula Shrimp on Facebook

On the menu: Local favorites and garlic shrimp plates


Il Gelato

ilgelatoContact: 501 Sumner St.; 808-542-9276; @IlGelatoHawaii (Twitter); Il Gelato Hawaii on Facebook

On the menu: Gourmet gelato, pitaya and acai bowls, sorbetto smoothies, gelato drink specials


Kiawe Pizza

KiawePizzaContact: 808-364-7599

On the menu: Wood-fired artisan pizzas with fresh local toppings


Koi Catering

koi1Contact: 808-845-4564; 2028 Dillingham Blvd.

On the menu: Local favorites


La Roux

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On the menu: Louisiana Creole cuisine


Mega-Load Burgers

megaloadContact: 808-518-1540, Mega-Load Burgers on Facebook

On the menu: Burgers


No Ka Oi Cookie Company

no ka oiContact: 808-489-2642; nokaoicookiecompany.com; No Ka ‘Oi Cookie Company on Facebook

On the menu: Fresh baked cookies, desserts and sweets



10421204_779233778792656_6774418243345985392_nContact: Nosh on Facebook

On the menu: Brazilian cheese bread called pao de queijo


Olay’s Thai

Contact: 808-487-4001; Olay’s Thai Food Express on Facebook

On the menu: Thai curries and noodle dishes


Paul’s Poppers

paul's chocolate decadence poppersContact: 808-351-7583; Paul’s Poppers on Facebook; paulspoppers.com

On the menu: Deep-fried gourmet wontons


Pop Pop Donuts

poppopContact: 808-664-3287; poppopdonuts.com; @poppopdonuts on Twitter; Pop Pop Donuts on Facebook

On the menu: Fresh miniature donuts with various toppings and glazes


Pt. Suisse Crepes

Contact:808-351 5871; @PtSuisseCrepes (Twitter); Pt Suisse Crepes on Facebook

On the menu: TBD


Shaka Shrimp

11226011_911617915591533_2897775678616915884_nContact: Shaka Shrimp on Facebook

On the menu: Local favorites and garlic shrimp plates


Smokin Wings and Things

535967_213035942174570_1854860386_nContact: Smokin Wings and Things on Facebook

On the menu: Signature wings, paninis and pupus


Tea on Fleek

Courtesy Honolulu Night + MarketContact: Tea on Fleek on Facebook

On the menu: Signature iced tea blends and lemonades


Tin Hut BBQ

Tin HutContact: 808-492-8676; www.tinhut-bbq.com; Tin Hut BBQ on Facebook

On the menu: A variety of meats seasoned and smoked low and slow for hours


Uncle’s Kitchen

Contact: 808-208-0679

On the menu: Spicy ahi, Spicy kalua pork, dynamite chicken, curry loco moco, and kimchee pork flavored musubis

Waimanalo Country Farms

Screen-Shot-2014-10-14-at-4.18.01-PMContact: Waimanalo Country Farms on Facebook

On the menu: TBD


Wild Candy Bacon

Wild Candy BaconContact: @WildCandyBacon on Instagram

On the menu: Candied bacon


Wicked Hi Slush

Honey-SlushContact: wickedhislushie.com; @wickedhislush on Instagram

On the menu: Slushie drinks using all-natural, local honey from Manoa Honey Company and fresh squeezed fruit juices


Wow Wow Lemonade

10525840_392417174254619_5532458845068259494_nContact: 530-638-4969; Wow Wow Waffle on Facebook; @wowwowwaffle (Twitter); www.wowwowwaffle.com

On the menu: Fresh-pressed lemonades (lilikoi, blackberry lavender, strawberry, pineapple li hing, strawberry li hing, classic; Mason jar lemonades