Food and Friends at Tropics Tap House Kona

Hibachi Shrimp Skewers Tropics Tap House in Keauhou Shopping Center is a popular watering hole for Kona locals and visitors. Offering tasty comfort food with a gourmet twist and a healthy assortment of beers on tap, it’s easy to see why their parking lot is full at pau hana time. Executive Chef Ryan Ashihara is…

Taste the Flavors of Hawaiʻi
 at Roy’s Waikoloa

Keahole Mochi Lobster Buy it with thought and cook it with care. This is something Jennifer Hamilton, executive chef at Roy’s Waikoloa, practices daily in her culinary journey. One of the island’s most prestigious and delicious restaurants, Roy’s Waikoloa is lucky to host this talented food master who finds her inspiration from nature and the…

Huggo’s Presents Wine on the Lānai Summer Dinner Series

Locals celebrate summer by gathering around intimately lit tables elegantly located on the oceanfront lānai of Huggo’s fine-dining restaurant for monthly, five-course wine pairing dinners. Huggo’s, located in downtown Kailua-Kona, presents its first annual summer dinner series, Wine on the Lanai, featuring food and wines from various regions of the world. These fun, interactive dinner menus are…

Foster’s Kitchen: Fresh, Local Comfort Food

Kona residents Jeff and Sarah Foster are dreamers with a mission. After 17 years of working in Kona’s restaurant industry, the couple saw an opportunity to make their dream of owning their own dining establishment come true and set out to make it a reality. Jeff relocated to the Big Island as the managing partner for…

Red Water Cafe Dedicated to the Enjoyment of Fine Food

When Executive Chef David Abrahams stepped outside his newly opened restaurant in 2010 and started hanging up his shingle, he started a traffic jam in the quaint town of Waimea. “I was hanging the Red Water Cafe sign out front and drivers started slamming on their breaks,” said Abrahams. “People were yelling ‘Oh my God,…