Archive November 2012

Check Out Today's Cool Views at On the Rocks!

The view from On the Rocks in Kailua-Kona today!

Lunch guests at Huggo’s sister restaurant On the Rocks (right next door to Huggo’s, it offers casual “toes in the sand” food, drink and fun right at the water’s edge) are enjoying active Kailua-Kona Bay views today. From mega cruise ship and tenders, to an ultra-luxury, privately owned yacht complete with helicopter and speed boats (whispered to be owned by one of the software industry’s mega tycoons) the action is on in Kailua-Kona!

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Carlos Meets Carlos at Huggo's Last Week!

Comedian Carlos Mencia, right, with Huggo's long-time Sous Chef Carlos.

Celebrity comedian Carlos Mencia enjoyed dinner at Huggo’s late last week with four of his buddies. He said his Hawaii Island visit is stricty for chillaxin’, not business…show business that is!

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Rocking Turkey Day at On the Rocks!

LT Smooth live at On the Rocks on Thanksgiving evening!

The hugely popular  LT Smooth is playing live on Thanksgiving from 5 to 9 p.m at On the Rocks. What better way to work off those Turkey Day calories than dancing to the tunes of this uber-talented Hawaii Island musician?

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2012 Thanksgiving Dinner at Huggo's

Wild turkey in paradise -- gobble, gobble!


Thanksgiving is just around the corner on November 22nd, so it’s time to make your Huggo’s reservations! We are offering a special prix fixe menu for $35 for those of you who prefer not to cook this year.

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Celebrations at Huggo's and On the Rocks this Weekend!

Just Married!

Ann and Bill Stretz celebrated post-wedding with 12 of their good friends at On the Rocks (our sister restaurant just next door) last night. All of us at Huggo’s and On the Rocks wish you many years of happiness together! And mahalo (thank you) for sharing your special day with us.

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Happy Birthday U.S. Marine Corps!

Huggo’s salutes all branches of the military this Veterans Day Weekend. But here’s a special shout out to the Marine Corps, celebrating its  237th birthday today — our founder Hugo von Platen Luder served proudly in the Marines. Semper Fi!

Huggo's famous Ali'i Mai Tais!

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Something Special from Chef Ken's Kitchen Wednesday Night at Huggo's

Chef Ken Schloss' Mong Chong Special.

Chef Ken has created another great dinner special for diners this evening (and for all you Hawaii residents remember we offer special pricing on entrees each Wednesday night) so book your ressie now!

Macadamia Nut Crusted Mong Chong

With French Green Beans and Avocado Bamboo Rice in a Passion Fruit Butter Sauce

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And the Winners Are...

Halloween at On the Rocks!

On the Rocks, our sister restaurant just next door, was literally rockin’ on Halloween night. Huggo’s General Manager Greg Peterson reports the place was packed, the costumes fantastic and everyone had a great time. None more than the cash prize winners of the annual costume contest. $1500 was up for grabs and here are those who grabbed it:

First place: Chris & Abbey — Star Craft Space Marine & Ghost Soldier $700

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