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Thanksgiving at Huggo’s!

November 24, 2011 / Comments Off on Thanksgiving at Huggo’s!

From our Huggo’s ohana to yours, we’re sending much aloha and warm Thanksgiving greetings. We are thankful for you and look forward to seeing you here in Kailua-Kona this fall and winter holiday season. And, if you’re beginning to think twice about spending the day in the kitchen tomorrow, let Chef Ken do the cooking. He has a great menu planned for an […]

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Chef Ken Entertains International Guests

November 16, 2011 / 4 Comments

Chef Ken Schloss greets special guests Marie Luisa and Cynthia last night at Huggo’s. These first time visitors to Hawaii — all the way from Brazil — made their first stop the Big island and have loved every minute of it, according to Cynthia. While tempted to remain here, they’re off to Maui and then Oahu! […]

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Huggo’s Salutes the US Marine Corps Today!

November 10, 2011 / Comments Off on Huggo’s Salutes the US Marine Corps Today!

Today the US Marine Corps celebrates its 236th birthday and we are giving the corps a big shout out for centuries of dedicated service. Huggo von Platen Luder, Huggos founder, is a Marine and we send special wishes to him today! Tonight Chef Ken has created this special dish to commemorate the day and present […]

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Aloha & Welcome to American Safari Cruises!

November 4, 2011 / Comments Off on Aloha & Welcome to American Safari Cruises!

A luxury charter yacht, part of the American Safari Cruises fleet, made its debut appearance in Kailua-Kona Bay today and Huggo’s dining guests had a front row view! The arrival marked the first in a series of week-long cruises to Hawaii Island, Maui, Lanai and Molokai. Accomodating just 38 lucky guests in spacious, gracious suites, book your […]

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Starters & Sweet Finishes

October 25, 2011 / Comments Off on Starters & Sweet Finishes

It’s not all about the over-the top entrees by Chef Ken at Huggo’s! Last week he wowed diners with his appetizer starter (Starter? We could eat this to to begin, continue and end the meal!) Flatbread with Big Island Arugula, Goat Cheese and Sauteed Onions and Ali’i Mushrooms, and an assortment of dessert specials including Lilikoi […]

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Chef Ken’s Dinner Specials

October 14, 2011 / Comments Off on Chef Ken’s Dinner Specials

Quick! If you hurry you can still enjoy Chef Ken’s dinner special this evening:  Grilled Ono with Curry Basmati Rice and Cucumber Shrimp Salad in a Beurre Blanc Citrus Sauce. Can’t make it? Don’t worry, take a look at Friday night’s special (Farm Fresh Kona Kai Shrimp sauteed in garlic, butter and herbs and served […]

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Cameras Continue to Roll at Huggo’s

October 7, 2011 / Comments Off on Cameras Continue to Roll at Huggo’s

To hear his story, it may sound as though 32-year-old, five time champion of the Ironman Switzerland, 4th place finisher in the 2008 Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, and one of the few tennis players on earth to take 8 games in two sets off fellow countryman and tennis super star Rodger Federer has done […]

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2011 Ironman Defending Champion at Huggo’s this Morning!

October 7, 2011 / 1 Comment

  Defending champion Chris McCormack took the Ironman World Championship here for the first time in 2007 after 6 previous attempts. And he claimed victory again last year. He took time off from training this morning to stop by Huggo’s and give a big shout out to Executive Chef Ken Schloss —  “Your grilled ahi is hands […]

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