Archives for November 2009

Los Chaparros

Taco Bell is not good Mexican food.  It’s inexpensive and tasty but good it isn’t. Where can you find good Mexican food in Hawaii? Los Chaparros Mexican Restaurant may fit the bill.  Located at 2140 S. Beretania Street, Los Chaparros is a restaurant that we passed every week going home.  Each time we drove by, … Continue »

d.k Steakhouse

Located on the 3rd Floor of the Marriott Hotel in Waikiki (2552 Kalakaua Avenue), d.k Steakhouse was a bit of of a disappointment.  Read more to find out why. I’ve eaten the dry aged steaks from d.k Steakhouse before and thought they were great so our friends and hubby were looking forward to trying the … Continue »

Second Annual Restaurant Week

The Second Annual Restaurant Week runs November 16 – 22, 2009.  This is your opportunity to try some of Hawaii’s finest restaurants and also support the Culinary Institute of the Pacific at Diamond Head. Each restaurant has special fixed priced menus that will benefit the Culinary Institute.  For example, dinner at 3660 on the Rise … Continue »

Cake Works

Let them eat cake.  One would think that in tough economic times, people would forsake eating dessert.  Not so.  People still are getting married and having showers,hence Cake Works works. Cake Works is located at 2820 S. King Street, across the Humane Society.  It’s a little tricky getting there but people seem to find it.  … Continue »

Le Guignol

Located in the Medical Arts Building, Le Guignol is a quaint restaurant which features both contemporary and classic French cuisine.  BYOB. The first time I went to Le Guignol, it was run by Travis Sutton’s brother.  Travis was preparing dessert then.  Now Travis is the chef and he is doing a wonderful job with the … Continue »

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