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Ramen Kauai

Ama Char Siu Mazemen (Dose of Vitamin P)

The Hanalei Center patio provided amazing views of cloud-capped mountains lined with multiple waterfalls. Ama could have served me a pail of gruel, and I still would have been pretty content. Char siu mazemen...
Dessert Kauai

Village Snack & Bakery Chocolate Haupia Slice (Food of the Week)

Village Snack & Bakery is a humble Hanalei restaurant from Narcisa Concepcion located in the back row of Ching Young Village with worn blue benches inside, old black and white photos of the area,...
Juice Kauai

Hanalei Bread Company Monkey Juice (Drink of the Week)

If Hanalei has a community hub, it’s probably Hanalei Bread Company, a bustling bakery, breakfast, and coffee destination for locals and tourists in The Hanalei Center. The brown and green complex also houses sister...
Mountains Kauai

Kauai Top Food + Drink Guide

Compared to other Hawaiian islands, Kauai is relatively rugged, with red soil to the south, lush greenery up north, and the Napali Coast’s impenetrable mountains out west, accessible only by hiking trails or boat....
Hawaiian Food Kauai

Hanalei Taro & Juice Co. Lau Lau (Dose of Vitamin P)

The Haraguchi family has been an agricultural institution on Kauai’s north shore for over 100 years, starting with rice, and later focusing on taro. During my visit to Hanalei, fifth-generation farmer Lyndsey Haraguchi-Nakayama led...
Cocktail Hawaii

Oasis On The Beach Classic Mai Tai (Drink of the Week)

Even though the Mai Tai has roots in California, the cocktail has become synonymous with Hawaii, bringing to mind visions of swaying palm trees and rolling Pacific waves, and bartender Joel Downs created a...