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Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Island Flavor"

  (3 restaurants)    
Aired on: May 23, 2014 
Aired on: May 23, 2014 
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Dean's Drive Inn: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Dean's Drive InnSee Dean's Drive Inn Video ($$)
(234 ratings)

45-270 William Henry Rd Map It!
Kaneohe, HI 96744
(808) 247-1300
  • Ahi Cakes
    cubed ahi mixed w/ onions, water chestnuts, green onions, black pepper, soy, eggs & flour; formed in patties & grilled on flat top; topped w/ Greek chili aioli
  • Beef Teriyaki
    top seller; sliced & ternderized sirloin, marinated in giner-garlic teriyaki sauce over night & grilled; looks good
  • Ono
    sliced, grilled on flat top & topped w/ ginger sauce & soy; looks good
4.0 out of 5
234 ratings
opened in 2006; casual gourmet local cuisine (meals served in styrofoam container); moved from original location at airing (45-773 Kamehameha Hwy); Other Recipes: Baked Butter Mochi Cups
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  • Fried Pork
    pork chops marinated overnight w/ shoyu, vinegar, garlic, black pepper & bay leaves; pan-fried slowly to tender, but still crispy; served w/ vinegar garlic sauce & homemade pickled oncho; sells out every day before dinner
  • Lechon Special
    a favorite; Filipino fried rice; crispy pork belly chopped to bite sized pieces, seasoned w/ fish sauce, Hawaiian salt tossed w/ tomatoes, onions & green onions; looks good
4.0 out of 5
499 ratings
est. 1974
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Uahi Island Grill: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Uahi Island GrillSee Uahi Island Grill Video ($$)
(368 ratings)

33 Aulike St Map It!
Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 266-4646
www.uahiislandgrill.com
  • Mandarin Duck Confit
    slow-poached duck leg w/ anise-orange glaze; served on rice w/ choi sum; available only Fridays & Saturdays
  • Red Curry Grilled Fish
    fresh grilled fish in a medium-spicy Thai red curry; served on rice w/ green papaya salad; looks good
4.0 out of 5
368 ratings
opened in 2007; "contemporary cuisine, vintage aloha" (from its website); moved from airing location (131 Hekili St)
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Island Flavor"   (3 restaurants)    
Aired on: May 23, 2014 
Aired on: May 23, 2014