This Tuesday, Dec. 25: A Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa Christmas

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa invites all to savor the spirit of Christmas. The resort is offering great Christmas dinner options at Umalu and Japengo. At Umalu, enjoy live Hawaiian music and a lavish buffet centered around Hawaiian-influenced dishes. ($68 per adult, $28 per child). Japengo’s menu will showcase a “Pacific-Rim” cuisine incorporated with […]

Thanksgiving on Maui, where to go and what to eat 2012

    It’s time to pause for thanks over a feast fit for kings. If you’re not up for cooking a turkey, you’re in luck because there are plenty of places open and ready to make your Thanksgiving meal for you (and clean up afterwards!). Hard Rock Cafe will feed the homeless on Thanksgiving from […]

This Friday, Nov. 16: Beer Dinner with Yiga Miyashiro @MauiBrewingCo

This Friday Maui Brewing Company is presenting a Beer Dinner with Yiga Miyashiro, the head brewer of San Diego’s Pizza Port. Hailing from San Diego, Miyshiro has been in the industry less than a decade but has made splashes with his two-year-old brewpub. The 2011 Great American Beer Festival named his pub the best and […]

Fleetwood’s on Front Street Rocks Lahaina: New Maui Restaurant Review

I’m a total anglophile. I love all things British; from music to the monarchy, from gin to James Bond, my obsession and admiration is wide. So when I got word that music legend Mick Fleetwood was planning a three-level retail, club/entertainment venue/restaurant, I got giddy. That transformed into excitement when, in 2011, I met Mick […]

Tuesday, Nov. 13: DINE OUT for Hospice, Maui

Dine Out For Hospice Maui returns for its third year on Tuesday with a whopping 28 participating restaurants island-wide. Designed to be convenient for participants with locations in each region on Maui, all a person has to do is eat! Each restaurant will donate a portion of the day’s meal proceeds to Hospice Maui, which […]

Merriman’s Inaugural La Paulee Promises Wines that Dance on the Mouth

It turns out Oktoberfest and beer isn’t the only thing Europe has going for it in the fall. The French celebrate the grape harvest in Burgundy with La Paulée de Meursault. It started with a congenial lunch party but soon evolved into an international wine celebration. Merriman’s Kapalua Beverage Director Jeff Groh promises that once […]

Spanky’s Riptide’s Happy Hour and Interview with Allie Busby

  Allie Busby Spankys Riptide How did you get a job there? Recruited from Hard Rock What spirit do you like to work with the most? what is the last drink you made with it? Tequila – Margaritas Perhaps you are a wine and beer fan and distilled beverages dont float your boat, what is […]

Spanky’s Riptide’s Happy Hour and Interview with Danielle Palone

Spanky's Danielle Palone

Danielle Palone Spankys Riptide at 505 How did you get a job there? recruited from Lulus Lahaina What spirit do you like to work with the most? what is the last drink you made with it? tequila. Lilikoi Margarita with Corralejo If you could change one thing about the drinks business on Maui what would […]

Ono Bar & Grill Happy Hour and Interview with Cidronio D Bumanglag Jr. (aka Junior)

Junior- Ono Bar at the Westin

Cidronio D Bumanglag Jr. (aka Junior) Ono Bar & Grill, The Westin Maui Resort & Spa How did you get a job there? I started at the resort as a pool attendant and was later accepted into a management training program in the food and beverage department. One day when one of our bartenders called […]

MauiTime Best of Maui BEST PUPUS: 100 Wines and Sea House Restaurant #BOM2012

100 Wines and Sea House Restaurant tied as the best places on the island to dig into some pupu. At the new 100 wines, their sharing menu got you all excited over the exotic European old world charm and the huge wine selection to go with their tartines, macadamia nut brie, and brussel sprouts pupus. […]