MALA has invited Maui Chef's to participate in their first every Chef Takeover! Tuesday, August 4th Mala Ocean Tavern Sous Chef Mark Duque with a Filipino Barrio FiestaTuesday, August 11th Chef Jake Evans - Maui Gourmet FoodTuesday, August 18th Chef Alvin Savella - HumuhumuTuesday, August 25th - Chef Robert Barrera - Cane & Canoe Four Course Pre-fix Menu Drinks, Tax … [Read more...] about Chef Takeover Tuesday in August at MĀLA!
People always ask me what makes a restaurant successful. Is it the food? Is it the service? What's the elusive combination of elements that creates a winning hit for a restaurant? Unfortunately, there's no easy answer. I've been devouring every tasty morsel made on Maui for the last 43 years and writing about it for the last 20, so I know: there's no definitive formula for … [Read more...] about Jen Russo reflects on MauiTime’s 20th anniversary, what makes a successful Maui restaurant
Matt Lane works at the Peter Lik Gallery in Lahaina. But 12 years ago, when he was a server at Hard Rock Cafe just up the street, he organized the first Lahaina Town Clean Up. Saturday, Sept. 24 will see this year’s clean up, which has ballooned from a modest gathering of Lane and his trash bag-wielding friends into a well-funded, extensively sponsored event that enjoys … [Read more...] about Talking story with Matt Lane about the 12th annual Lahaina Town Clean up
The Aloha 'Aina Unity March is coming to Maui this Sunday, Oct. 18. Dedicated to awareness and education on the issues affecting Hawaii's sacred sites, cultural landscapes, agricultural land, water and ocean, the march is part of a statewide movement. All are invited to wear red, bring signs and banners, a reusable water bottle and a lei. Mala to Moku`ula. 10am. Lahaina. … [Read more...] about Aloha ‘Aina Unity March in Lahaina
Dine out for the National Kidney Foundation this Thursday, May 14, at a participating restaurant near you. Load up the ohana and take your pick from some of Maui's fine establishments: 5 Palms, HONU, MALA, Spanky’s Riptide, Bistro Casanova, Casanova Italian Restaurant & Deli, Maui Brewing Co., Teddy’s, Flatbread Co., Rock & Brews, Ruby’s, Vineyard, Fleetwood’s, Frida’s … [Read more...] about Dine Out for Hawaii Kidney Foundation