Food News

In the works: Sam Choy’s is taking over a 6000-sq.-ft. space next door and transitioning it into Aloha Beer Company. Stay tuned!

Opening sometime in April, 580 N. Nimitz Hwy., [], 545-7979

Pai‘ai pounding: Every Thursday, the producers from Mana Ai hold a demo of how their pai‘ai is made, either pounding kalo or making poi out of the pai‘ai (undiluted poi). Culturally–and nutritiously!–enriching.

Whole Foods Kahala, 4211 Waialae Ave., Thursdays, 12–1pm, []

New Capital: Dine and dance at Waikiki’s newest Saturday night party at the Japengo Lounge.

Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort & Spa, 2424 Kalakaua Ave., Saturdays, 10pm–2am, $10, 923-1234 ext. 59, for VIP lounge seating email [email: VIP]
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