One evening, after helping us watch our daughter for the entire day, I told the parentals that we should go … Continue reading Rinka Japanese Restaurant – Go for the Gold!
In part III of my Hawaii Ramen Quest, I paid IchiBen (in the Times Square Shopping Center) a visit. While … Continue reading Spicy Ahi & BBQ – Ono Japanese Eats in Pearl City
Whenever I mention Ethel’s Grill to anyone, the reaction goes one of two ways: sheer excitement, or sheer confusion. Most … Continue reading Ethel’s Grill – Kalihi’s Best Kept Secret
Street eats ain’t nothing new to the Japanese. Better known as yatai (food stalls), Japan is just crawling with them, … Continue reading Yatai in Hawaii? Try Yajima-Ya or Blue Truck Teppanyaki!
Save the date for September 11th, 2010, a day when rice takes center stage. Diamond G Rice presents the 1st … Continue reading Visit Us at the 1st Annual Hawaii Rice Festival!
Growing up as a second generation Japanese American, my taste buds have not always lined up with what was being … Continue reading The Rice is Right – Mana Bu’s Has the Best Musubis in Hawaii
Todd is your typical local boy. Born and raised on big plate lunches, beaches and BBQs, this pseudo-expat will get … Continue reading Oahu… A Day In the Life
Part I | Part II | Part III Well, we’ve finally made it gang. The 3rd and final part in … Continue reading Kau Kau Kauai – Part 3
“Wow!” “Impressive!” “You’re crazy!” Yep, these are just a few of the statements people yell at me on a daily … Continue reading Honolulu Marathon Shmonolulu Shmarathon – If You Can Walk, You Can Roll