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NEW RESTAURANTS IN HAWAII


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NOTEWORTHY ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

Hawaii Food & Wine Festival Returns October 6-28, 2018
Go on a culinary adventure in a tropical paradise at the Hawaii Food & Wine Festival! This year marks the event's eighth anniversary. More than 150 chefs and wine/spirits producers will participate in events on multiple islands. For more information, visit the Hawaii Food and Wine Festival official website
 


UPDATES ON HAWAII CHEFS

 

Jonathan Mizukami will open a restaurant on Maui Jonathan Mizukami, former chef de cuisine of Chef Mavro and the executive chef of Vintage Cave before that, plans to open a restaurant on Maui. Stay tuned for more details.
 


HAWAII RESTAURANT CLOSINGS

CLOSED FOR GOOD
Take your taste buds on a walk down memory lane! Check out our exclusive closed restaurant database for Hawaii to virtually visit your favorite dining spots from the past. Kincha, R.I.P.

Lemona Hawaii is closed while they look for a new location. The Waikiki shave ice spot featured fresh fruit syrups in flavors like Meyer lemon, papaya, pineapple and strawberry. Lemona Hawaii, 421 Lewers St., Honolulu, HI 96815, 808-922-9590.
 
Dave's Ice Cream Aiea, which offered distinctive island flavors such as azuki bean, lychee, kulolo, guava mango and more, has shuttered. Dave's Ice Cream Aiea, 98-820 Moanalua Rd., Aiea, HI 96701, no phone.
 

CULINARY EVENTS
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Discover the top restaurants on Hawaii for various cuisines and categories like steakhouses, seafood, Hawaii Regional cuisine, and romantic dining. Find the best restaurants on Hawaii here!

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