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REVIEW: Corner Kitchen, Honolulu

March 8, 2012

On a recent night in Honolulu we were looking for a casual, fun place with ono food. Well CORNER KITCHEN  was suggested. I remembered the location as there had always been a restaurant there.  Location? On the corner of Kapahulu Avenue and Kanaina Street right across the street from Rainbow Drive-In. For a long time, it was […]

PEOHE’S on Coronado

July 16, 2011

  1201 1st St                                                                        (between Orange Ave Coronado, CA 92118 Neighborhood: Coronado (619) 437-4474 & C Ave)                                  Let me start this by just saying, On Coronado,on the Fourth of July, there is a parade,around 1pm. With basically one way in and one way out having lunch reservations at Peohe’s also at 1pm  may […]

REVIEW: Hennessey’s Tavern @ Hermosa Beach

June 20, 2011

  8 Pier Ave Hermosa Beach, CA 90254 Neighborhood: Hermosa Beach (310) 372-5759            Located out on the begining of the pier Hennessy’s was a great stop in for a late lunch.   Hennessey’s open air roof top deck is the perfect spot,         the ocean air , the warm sun ,  and it was […]

REVIEW: Haleiwa Joe’s …..Haiku Gardens, Hawaii

March 25, 2011

Haiku Gardens 46-336 Haiku Rd Kaneohe, HI 96744 (808) 247-6671 You may wonder why it is called Haleiwa Joe’s when it is in Haiku Gardens. Well that is because the original Haleiwa Joe’s was and is still in Haleiwa. There used to be one in Rancho Mirage, just a couple miles from Palm Springs, that […]

REVIEW: Kincaid’s Hawaii…

March 20, 2011

1050 Ala Moana Blvd Honolulu, HI 96814 (808) 591-2005 OVER Priced.   OVER rated .  OVER IT! While “home” in Hawaii for my 54th birthday, my 87 year old mom took 7 of us for a birthday celebration. She remembered Kincaid’s from before I left the Islands.  20 years ago. Not wanting to hurt her feelings […]

REVIEW: Cinnamon’s Restaurant

March 14, 2011

315 Uluniu St Kailua, HI 96734 (808) 261-8724         You’ve heard about those “Mom & Pop” places ? hole in the walls? gem of a find? Well, all of  those are true in describing Cinnamon’s. Friendly, outrageously good food, and so reasonably priced are also true attributes this humble, unassuming, family owned restaurant […]

Aloha Salads

March 7, 2011

Kapolei Commons 4450 Kapolei Pkwy Kapolei, Hawaii On any given day, Kapolei manager Chad Cabanlet leads a team that builds salads and pita wraps as quickly as it would take to drive through a take-out window. Everything here is built to order, including all the signature salads. But for those who want to go off […]