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    The Wedding Cafe, Manoa

    Recently Consumed:

    Zaney's, Downtown Honolulu
    Bob's Bar-B-Que, Kalihi
    Restaurant Yamagen, Moili'ili

    Below you will find a never ending list of restaurants that I want to visit or re-visit:

    Young's Fish Market
    Alan Wong's Pineapple Room
    Cafe Sistina
    Indigo Eurasian Cuisine
    Yakiniku Toraji
    Sushi Masa
    Ono Hawaiian Foods
    Tsukuneya Robata Grill

    If you would like to give me a tip on a new restaurant that is opening up, or give me a recommendation on some of your favorite restaurants, please send an e-mail to:

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    The following posts should be completed someday (!):

    New Diner's Drive In
    Border Grill
    Penang Malaysian
    Chez Panisse
    Zuni Cafe
    Indonesia Restaurant
    Boston's North End Pizza
    Happy Inn
    Kat's Sushi
    Fritz's European Bakery
    Makino Chaya
    Singapore/Bangkok Posts
    Chin's Kahala
    Hata Restaurant
    Ebisu Catering Service
    Bubba Burgers
    The Eggberts
    Blossoming Lotus
    Hamura Saimin Stand
    Bob's Big Boy

    WHEW! I hope to have them done by year's end!

    Upcoming adventures

    San Francisco, CA

    Sydney, NSW, Australia

    London, UK
    Paris, France
    Chicago, IL
    Seoul, South Korea
    I won't be able to visit Korea this year.
    San Francisco, CA
    New Orleans, LA
    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Shanghai, China

    Hopefully, some of you can provide me with recommendations for some good eats!

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February 02, 2006



Everything looks so delicious, esp. the dessert!! * Drool*


Great variety and presentation. I thought it was going to be a Japanese version of Wagamamas which I have actually refrained from going to as the menu looks a bit common.However, if a Fujimamas opens in Sydney I will definitely try it.


AHHHH I am so hungry. Very good photographs, and the food looks so tantalizing!


Wow, those photos look delicious! I've never heard of Fujimamas, so thanks for filling me in Reid and Lauren! This looks like reason enough to endure the 2hr drive over to Kona. :)


Hi Obachan,

Everything does look good, doesn't it. The dessert was the first thing I looked at! =)

Hi Rachel,

I like the variety of dishes that they serve too. If you haven't already, you should check out the website. Some of it seems quite interesting.

Hi Milgwimper,

I was hungry too after looking at the photos. I just wish that this places wasn't on another island.

Hi James,

If you do have a chance to visit Fujimamas, I'd be interested to know what you think. I'd like to gain some perspective...from the local point of view!


A co-worker is planning to be in Kona and I wanted to suggest a restaurant and came upon this blog.

I have to say those photos Lauren took are simply amazing. Good lighting and camera work. The color is just so real, like it was professional setup, is it?

Back to the recommendation, I did past on this link to her.



Thanks for commenting.

I believe Lauren was with the Fujimama's in Tokyo. I'm thinking that these were photos from a professional shoot. I didn't ask.

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