Archives for November 2012


Wow! In one word, that describes my experience at Japengo. Although we had to wait about 15 minutes before we were seated, the food was incredible and what a deal. Japengo’s was my final choice for this year’s Restaurant Week. Although, I’ve driven past the  Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach (2424 Kalakaua Avenue) many times, I’ve … Continue »

Ocean House Redux

As I’ve said in previous posts, I love Restaurant Week and look forward to it every year and wish it were for a year instead of just a week. This year we decided to go to Ocean House at the Outrigger Reef Hotel for their $40 special which included an Ocean House salad or seafood … Continue »

Wai’olu Ocean View Lounge

I love Restaurant Week Hawaii.  I get to try different restaurants and help the Culinary Institute of the Pacific at Diamond Head at the same time. Which restaurant would I try this year? After looking at the different menus, LS, SE, and I decided on the Wai’olu Ocean View Lounge at the Trump International Hotel … Continue »

53 by the Sea

Hubby and I went to 53 by the Sea for an early lunch. The restaurant seems so out of place in Kaka’ako. However, the view of Waikiki and Diamond Head is spectacular. I can understand why we saw three different wedding parties at the restaurant during our lunch. Hubby ordered the braised salmon with basmati … Continue »

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