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Diner Confidential: Huggo’s “Secret” Spots

January 15, 2012 / Comments Off on Diner Confidential: Huggo’s “Secret” Spots

Suspended just feet above gently breaking waves under a canopy brilliant stars, nothing beats dinner on Huggo’s hidden and intimate Nalu Lanai. With just about 20 seats available in this area, don’t take your chances — be sure to reserve in advance. And with winter temperatures dipping into the low 70s, be sure to bring a wrap. Chef […]

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Some of the Nightly Specials You’ll Find at Huggo’s — Including Tonight’s Tempting Offering!

January 12, 2012 / Comments Off on Some of the Nightly Specials You’ll Find at Huggo’s — Including Tonight’s Tempting Offering!

Chef Ken Schloss never ceases to amaze with the variety of delicious specials he offers diners nightly — pupu, entrees and desserts. Fight the urge to go with one of your favorite menu classics and adventure into a world of culinary surpirses. Chef Ken creates dishes influenced by a number of world regions — Spain, Italy, […]

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Hurry Tonight’s Chef Special is Super Special!

January 6, 2012 / 2 Comments

Tonight’s fresh catch special, Mong Chong, is often compared to lobster for it’s texture and delicate, distinct flavor. Chef Ken is preparing it in a delicious Thai-style — sautéed in penang curry and coconut milk. It’s served up with avocado forbidden black rice, wilted Asian greens and mango-cabbage slaw. Mong Chong is not always available, so don’t miss out — make […]

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Ringing out the old; ringing in the new at Huggo’s!

January 1, 2012 / Comments Off on Ringing out the old; ringing in the new at Huggo’s!

Revelers packed Huggo’s and adjactent Huggo’s on the Rocks beginning at sunset this evening — a picture perfect day and spectacular Kailua-Kona sunset — many intent on seeing 2012 arrive six hours later! Guests were from all corners of the world — from Hungary to Canada and the U.S. Mainland to Tahiti, including a huge number of […]

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Holiday Sightings at Huggo’s!

December 24, 2011 / Comments Off on Holiday Sightings at Huggo’s!

That master of thrillers, best-selling novelist and part-time Hawaii Island resident, John Saul, is home for the holidays! One of his first stops? Huggo’s — what he calls one of the best watering holes in town with great food to match. Last night we found him entertaining long-time friends from Seattle, Bobby and Cindy Masin, […]

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Got Shrimp?

December 24, 2011 / Comments Off on Got Shrimp?

At Huggo’s our seafood is always day catch fresh and our Kona grown shrimp are no exception! Chef Ken prepares them in a variety of mouth-watering dishes. Be sure to ask about nightly specials if you don’t see them on the menu. Among tonight’s specials: Macadamia Nut Crusted Ono with French Green Beans, Purple Molokai Potato […]

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Holiday Cooking Tips from Huggo’s!

December 15, 2011 / Comments Off on Holiday Cooking Tips from Huggo’s!

  Huggo’s Executive Chef Ken Schloss is taking time out from his holiday cooking to answer your questions and respond to your requests. Simply log-on to Huggo’s facebook page to post your question & Chef Ken will get back to you wiki wiki! But tonight, spare yourself the work and the mess — treat yourself […]

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Are You a Member Yet?

December 14, 2011 / Comments Off on Are You a Member Yet?

If you’re not a member you’re missing out on all the fun! Every day more and more people are enjoying special deals, up-to-the-minute news & sweet birthday offers as members of Huggo’s e-club. Joining is easy: simply click here on Huggo’s, scroll to the bottom of the home page to Join our Mailing List, enter your email address and […]

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December Sound Bites from Huggo’s!

December 9, 2011 / Comments Off on December Sound Bites from Huggo’s!

There’s lots happening at Huggo’s this month  & we’re sharing some of the highlights with you here: Media Feature This just scheduled: Antoinette Bruno, Editor-in-Chief of, is coming to  Huggo’s on the Rocks December 17 for a menu tasting and photo shoot for an upcoming travel feature on As the leading on-line magazine […]

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December Dining at Huggos!

December 3, 2011 / Comments Off on December Dining at Huggos!

Chef Ken & GM Greg welcome a regular dinner guest back to Huggo’s. Serving dinner nightly for more than 40 years, Huggo’s has a huge roster of loyal local fans. In fact, for many, the comfortable dining room and lounge has become home away from home. Warm aloha from staff — many who have been part […]

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