(Re-)Opened: Michinoku. Originally on Kalakaua, now on Keeaumoku. Sushi bar and traditional Japanese food (i.e. donburi and udon) served up in a tiny, friendly space.
835 Keeaumoku St
Opened: Izakaya Tairyo. So far the menu looks simple, covering the basics of sashimi, sushi and tempura. The setting is bright and colorful, as compared to the darker-hued izakayas around town.
514 Piikoi Street, 592-8500
Opened: New branch of Leo’s Taverna at the University of Hawaii–Manoa food court. Hours are Mon–Fri, 10am-2pm
Closed: Therapy Grill at Koko Marina Shopping Center
Three new pizzas at V Lounge: Aosta, with fontina, macadamia nuts, tomatoes and basil; Bianca, with housemade mozarella, ricotta, parmesan and oregano; Salsiccia, with Italian sausage, ricotta, onions and chili flakes.
1344 Kona St, 953-0007
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