Chef Mark Ellman “I think I’m going to close the restaurants today.” Renowned chef Mark Ellman’s voice was filled with emotion as he pondered the announcement he would make to his 140 employees at Frida’s Mexican Beach House and Honu Seafood, his family-owned Lahaina restaurants, Tuesday afternoon. MauiTime’s conversation with the restaurateur preceded Governor Ige’s … [Read more...] about Painful Reality Fuels Ellman’s Decision to Temporarily Close Frida’s, Honu
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Taverna’s Late Night Happy Hour happens on every third Friday of the month. Each event will have a special theme with cocktails and a late night happy hour menu. This week, guests can enjoy 20 percent-off discounts, socializing, and live music with Johnny Ringo. The late night menu includes Caesar salad and a selection of flatbread pizzas like Chicken & Cheese, Spicy Pork, … [Read more...] about Taverna’s Late Night Happy Hour
"Under the Stars: A Taste of Maui" is happening at Taverna in Kapalua on Saturday, March 14th. In fact, it’s Taverna’s 4th anniversary! All are invited to celebrate with them and enjoy eight chef stations, live music with the Shea Derrick Jazz Trio, tasty libations, a raffle, and a good dose of West Side schmoozing. Featured Maui chefs include Jojo Vasquez, Kevin Laut, Gary … [Read more...] about Under the Stars: A Taste of Maui at Taverna
Check out The Night Shift with DJ Eliza at Mala Ocean Tavern on Saturday, March 14th. Get down with some grooves and late night grinds at Mala this weekend. DJ Eliza will be spinning a soulful mix of R&B, hip-hop, trap, and electronic music. Free. 10pm. Mala Ocean Tavern, (1307 Front St., Lahaina); 808-667-9394; malaoceantavern.com photo credit Bryan Berkowitz For … [Read more...] about The Night Shift with DJ Eliza at Mala Ocean Tavern
Tune in for ‘Da Beer Show’ on Akaku Channel 55 from Thursday, March 12th until Tuesday, March 17th. Steve B and Erick T will break down everything you need to know about beer. Learn about the different colors, tastes, types of beer, ingredients, and how beer is brewed. Schedule: Thursday at 7pm, Friday at 10:30pm, and Tuesday at 8pm. Akaku Channel 55, (On Air, Kahului); … [Read more...] about ‘Da Beer Show’ with Akaku Channel 55