The Hawaiian and Not-So-Hawaiian Histories of the Mai Tai

With coronavirus making travel a tricky and even potentially dangerous prospect this year, we're embracing the summer staycation. All week (and all summer) long, we'll bring you transportive flavors...

The Roll Pod

by equinoise 4 months ago

A clever but simple concept, the kathi roll*: various curries (meat or veg) wrapped inside a nicely toasted roti with mint-cilantro chutney, salad and lemon juice. At the brick and mortar outlet ...

Reckless Noodle House

by equinoise 8 months ago

A combination of SE Asian food and tiki-ish cocktails is a concept with obvious appeal to me. This is a friendly neighborhood joint with a congenial vibe. IIRC it was founded in 2018 by a Australi...

Montreal restaurant recommendations needed

by furysmom 2 years ago

We are long time day trip visitors to Montreal but will finally stay a few nights. We need recommendations for (not too expensive) restaurants with good drinks. Really open on cuisine but favorites...

Maui Trip Report (October 2017)

by Andrea_ 4 years ago

I visited Maui with my fiancé for a few days last month. We stayed in a vacation condo in Ekolu Village in Kihei/Wailea, across the parkway from Monkeypod Kitchen. Thanks to u/Kathryn and u/Smil...

Pina Colada in Philly?!

by dallarose23 3 years ago

I had to cancel a trip to Cancun this week. To drown our sorrows my husband and I want to go out for a GOOD pina colada- something boozy and fresh (not from a mix) and not too sweet. Is this poss...

San Francisco Visit: Smuggler’s Cove or Pagan Idol?

by St3ve 4 years ago

I’ll be visiting San Francisco ( from Minneapolis ) for the first time mid-April and hope to visit a few tiki destinations. I’ll be staying at a hotel close to the Tonga Room/Hurricane Bar so I ...

What's on Your PuuPuu (pupu) Platter?

by sandylc 9 years ago

Spelling aside, what do you want on your platter of goodies? More importantly, what are your recipes? No picking about things like "authentic Chinese" allowed! We all know that Tiki food is wh...

EatWith Dinner Party!

by jerseyfoodlover 4 years ago

I don't know if any of you have heard about EatWith. It's kind of like Airbnb for dinner parties. My girlfriend and I would like to join but as part of the application process, we need to host a de...

NYC Tiki Bar

by dallarose23 5 years ago

I'm looking for a tiki bar here in NYC- Manhattan, Brooklyn or Queens. Any suggestions for places with good drinks? Thanks in advance!

Help with Finding Store with Wide Selection of Rhum Agricole

by Maitre_Tea 6 years ago

I am starting to get into tiki drinks, and I was wondering where in the DMV area (preferably metro-accessible) could I find a wide selection of rhum agricole. I've had pretty good luck finding plac...

Absinthe Orinaire or Herbsaint for cocktails??

Ali G
by Ali G 6 years ago

I'm looking for an inexpensive absinthe for making cocktails - mostly Sazeracs, a few tiki drinks and other cocktails that sound interesting. Since I probably won't be sipping it and most recipes ...

DINING AL FRESCO: West Bridgewater Tiki Bar brings tropics to suburbs

by foodieX2 6 years ago

Anyone try this place? I need to be in West Bridgewater next week for mid day meeting. Thinking it might be fun for a few of us to try afterwards. Love a local hounds thoughts…

Island Jim's Crab Shack and Tiki Bar

by Lee 19 years ago

Okay is this place as silly as it sounds? Again, still coming to town with a group of sales guys - and looking for a low key crabshack place in DC - can't make it all the way to Kent Island unfort...

Anisette in a Tiki cocktail as a sub for Pernod?

Ali G
by Ali G 6 years ago

So, I've been on a bit of a Tiki kick lately and have homemade Orgeat, Falernum, Pimento Dram, and Cinnamon Syrup in the fridge as well as several citrus fruits. I've made many Mai Tais and Fog ...

Martell's Tiki Bar's license suspended for 30 days

by jrvedivici 6 years ago

I've got very mixed feelings on this, while I think the penalty is appropriate, I think the fact they chose post summer to apply the suspension is a bit of a joke. Obviously the penalty is stiff, b...

Tiki bars? And tiki food?

by Papuli 6 years ago

Hey -- I think I know most of the tiki bars around town (but please let me know your favorites!) but do you know anywhere that serves tiki-style food? I ask this understanding that people may have ...

Tony C On Tiki Cocktails at Twin Dragon

by Chandavkl 6 years ago

Some interesting historic stuff here. http://la.eater.com/2015/1/26/7908757/twin-dragon-tiki-cocktails-chinese-restaurant-los-angeles-classics-week

Best Tiki Bar in Tampa

by curleegurl 13 years ago

I'm looking for a great outdoor (prefer waterfront) bar and grille to take my family to while they are visiting. (Tampa, St Pete, Clearwater, etc.) I'm looking for the Margaritaville/Key West feel ...

Jardin Tiki, the review you've all been waiting for!!!

by Maximilien 8 years ago

Some friends and I decided to get together and have a go at the infamous Jardin Tiki Chinese buffet (5300, sherbrooke east). We battled the elements, snow, wind and the cold ... From the pla...

Tiki Tuesday at Hula’s Island Grill in Monterey

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 years ago

Hula’s Island Grill is oft voted tops in happy hour on the Monterey Peninsula. On Tuesdays, happy hour lasts all night from opening at 2pm until close. A few weeks ago a friend and I met here for a...