New kid-friendly cafe opens up in Honolulu

When Tiffany Morrissey was living in London, she loved taking her young son to child-friendly coffee shops throughout the city — places that had toys and activities for kids where she could chat with other parents. “It was nice to have that littl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 2019

Photos: All-day wine cafe opens second Houston location in Montrose

Houston is now home to a second location of Postino, a wine bar and cafe owned by Phoenix-based Upward Projects.  Opening Sept. 15, Postino's Montrose location, at 805 Pacific St., is at the site of the former Montrose Mining Company, a gay bar that .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2019

Jon Matsubara opens new restaurant in Manoa

Honolulu chef Jon Matsubara opened his own 2,000-square-foot, fast-casual restaurant, Feast, in Manoa earlier this week. Matsubara, who has worked in a number of well-known local restaurants over the years — including Azure, Stage and, most recentl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 6th, 2019

Organic grocer Down to Earth opens new Kailua location

Originally a Maui-based organic and vegetarian company, Down to Earth opened its doors in Wailuku in 1977 with a 1,500-square-foot store, followed by another small location in Honolulu on King St. This month the healthy living grocery store opene.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2019

E.A Buck opens new Honolulu HQ

Hawaii-based financial planning and management firm E.A. Buck Financial Services announced this week that it opened its newly-renovated downtown Honolulu headquarters on the 21st floor of Harbor Court.  The firm recently earned the title of one of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2019

New cafe opens in Avondale

A cat cafe has opened, giving people an option to go play with cats while drinking coffee. Kelli and Stephen Steward opened Gatos and Beans at 4348 Third Court S. over the weekend. The cafe, which serves coffee, tea and wine, is partnering with l.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 22nd, 2019

Locavino readies to open in former Adega spot in Silver Spring

All the racks lining Locavino’s walls will be holdovers from Adega Wine Cellars & Cafe, and regulars of the Silver Spring favorite might recognize a few familiar faces and menu items when its replacement opens at the end of this month, according.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

Bluetree Cafe opens new Kakaako location

Restaurateur Kevin Aoki has opened a second Bluetree Cafe in a 1,000-square-foot space at The Collection in Kakaako. “It’s so satisfying — I’m really happy it’s open. It’s been a journey,” said Aoki, explaining that the buildout took abo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2019

Hustle & Dough cafe and Arrive Hotel draw near to opening on South Main

With a shuffleboard-themed bar and check-in at the Hustle & Dough cafe, the Arrive Hotel won't be a run-of-the-mill addition to Downtown when it opens at 477 South Main St. this September. Entering the hotel, guests will walk straight into the ca.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2019

The MacNaughton Group opens pop-up restaurant at Waikiki hotel

The MacNaughton Group’s Hospitality Division has opened a new pop-up restaurant called TBD… at the Lotus Honolulu hotel in Waikiki. The Lotus Honolulu is The MacNaughton’s Group latest acquisition, and TBD…, which the company says will be .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2019

Cape May"s Hirsch family opens new motel, The Boarding House

The Hirsch family, owners of the Montreal Beach Resort in Cape May, are opening their newest, dog-friendly lodging concept called The Boarding House. The 11-room motel, at 810 Lafayette St., was formerly the Cape Winds Motel. It re-opened on Wednes.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2019

Cutter opens Volvo dealership in Honolulu

Family-owned and Oahu based car dealership leader, Cutter, opened Cutter Volvo Cars Honolulu in the former Pacific Home Furniture Store building on Ala Moana Street on May 20......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2019

Howard Hughes opens Ke Kilohana workforce tower: Slideshow

The Howard Hughes Corp. opened Ke Kilohana, its first workforce tower in Ward Village in Honolulu, on Tuesday to visitors and buyers, including a local couple who received the keys to their unit a day ahead of the first group of 100 that will move in .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 14th, 2019

Ahe Group opens redeveloped senior rental in Honolulu: Slideshow

Hawaii affordable housing developer Ahe Group and Redwood Housing on Thursday marked the opening of the $17.3 million redevelopment of the Hausten Gardens senior affordable rental in Honolulu. Ahe Group and Redwood Housing acquired the 50-unit bui.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2019

Covington chef opens food operation in local craft brewery

A Covington chef is partnering with a Northern Kentucky restaurateur to open a food operation inside of a local craft brewery. Chef Baron Shirley partnered with owner Tricia Houston to open Farmstand Market & Cafe inside of Wooden Cask Brewery at 629 .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2019

Box Office: ‘Shazam!’ Opens at $53.5-M, ‘Pet Sematary’ at $25-M, Best of Enemies DOA

$VIA, $DIS, $CBS, $CMCSA The kid-friendly Shazam! Topped the weekend box office with $53.5-M from 4,217 cinemas in a 2nd consecutive win for the DC Superhero stable. Overseas, the $100-M movie is likewise off to a strong start, earning $.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsApr 7th, 2019

Photos: Controversial Starbucks store opens in Yosemite National Park

Starbucks Corp. earlier this month opened a coffee shop in Yosemite National Park, despite an online petition with more than 25,000 signatures voicing their opposition. The cafe is part of the remodeled Base Camp Eatery at the Yosemite Valley Lodge. I.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2018

Honolulu named 2nd best U.S. city for a staycation

Honolulu has been named the second best city in the nation for a staycation, according to a new report. Personal-finance website WalletHub compared more than 180 cities based on 40 key indicators of a fun-filled yet wallet-friendly staycation. H.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2018

New burger spot to open next month in Downtown Honolulu

Downtown Honolulu workers will have a new lunch spot next month when Burgers on Bishop opens in the Topa Financial Center below Bar Leather Apron.  Hawaii Chef Toby Sakoda is behind the new venture, which will serve grab-and-go breakfast options, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 15th, 2018

Peter Merriman introduces Hawaii, French bistro flavors in new restaurant: Slideshow

Peter Merriman has combined Hawaii and French bistro-style cuisine in his newest namesake restaurant, Merriman’s Honolulu, which opens Saturday in Kakaako. The farm-to-high rise restaurant, as Merriman refers to it, features an open and bright.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2018

Hawaii to install over 4,200 solar modules at Honolulu airport

The Hawaii Department of Transportation is adding more than 4,200 solar modules to the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport in Honolulu as part of its ongoing effort to be environmentally friendly. On Tuesday, the HDOT said that it will install.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 24th, 2018