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7-ELEVEN HAWAII Craft Chicken Cilantro Sandwich with Manoa Lettuce on Sprouted Grain Bread copy

Restaurant:
7-Eleven Hawaii

Address:
7 Hilo locations.
For listing, go to 7elevenhawaii.com/locations/

Website:
7elevenhawaii.com

Localicious Plate:
Craft Chicken Cilantro Sandwich with Manoa Lettuce on Sprouted Grain Bread.
Grilled chicken mixed with a yogurt, feta cheese, and cilantro blend brightened with tomato and Manoa Lettuce. The lettuce is from Kunia Country Farms - an aquaponics farm focused on growing leafy greens in a sustainable and socially responsible manner. Sprouted grain bread is sourced from La Tour Bakery. This sandwich was developed by The First Lady, Dawn Ige under the Department of Health's Choose Healthy Now Program.

ANNIE'S ISLAND FRESH BURGERS The BBQ _South Point_ Burger copy

Restaurant:
Annie's Island Fresh Burgers

Address:
79-7460 Mamalahoa Highway, #105; Kealakekua, HI 96750

Phone:
(808) 324-6000

Website:
anniesislandfreshburgers.com

Localicious Plate:
The BBQ "South Point" Burger
Big Island beef glazed with our southern-most island style BBQ sauce. Topped with avocado, cheddar cheese, and crispy onion rings. Served on a toasted classic bun.

BIG ISLAND BEWHAUS Hawaiian Caprese2 copy

Restaurant:
Big Island Brewhaus

Address:
64-1066 Mamalahoa Highway; Waimea, HI 96743

Phone:
(808) 887-1717

Website:
bigislandbrewhaus.com

Localicious Plate:
Hawaiian Caprese (Based on Availability)
This dish features vine-ripened WOW Farms tomatoes (grown right here in Waimea) topped with Hawaii Island Goat Cheese (from up the road in Pa'auilo) and freshly grown basil from Adaptations (down in Captain Cook), with a drizzle of balsamic reduction and extra virgin olive oil.

Cumin Roasted Squash

Kung Pao Macadamia Nuts

BIG ISLAND CANDIES Hawaiian Red Chili Toffee copy

Restaurant:
Big Island Candies

Address:
585 Hinano Street; Hilo, HI 96720

Phone:
(808) 935-8890

Website:
bigislandcandies.com

Localicious Plate:
Hawaiian Red Chili Toffee
At Big Island Candies, we only use the highest grade of ingredients - there is no substitute for quality. Many of our products include a delicious ingredient from right here in Hawaii, for example, our Hawaiian Red Chili Toffee features an alluring layer of rich dark chocolate, roasted almonds and a touch of hickory smoked salt. Each square is highlighted by the subtle, yet significant heat from the Hawaii-grown red chili, which definitely announces its arrival. So good, you won't mind if it gently lingers for a bit.

BIG ISLAND CANDIES Mika Macadamia Blossom Honey Chocolates copy

Restaurant:
Big Island Candies

Address:
585 Hinano Street; Hilo, HI 96720

Phone:
(808) 935-8890

Website:
bigislandcandies.com

Localicious Plate:
Mika Macadamia Blossom Honey Chocolates
At Big Island Candies, we only use the highest grade of ingredients - there is no substitute for quality. Many of our products include a delicious ingredient from right here in Hawaii. For example, our Mika Macadamia Blossom Honey Chocolates, each milk-chocolate morsel features a gentle hint of Hawaii-cultivated honey. But first, honeybees in the macadamia nut orchards in the Hamakua and Puna districts of the Big Island pollinate the white flowers of the macadamia nut trees, resulting in an aromatic honey with a slightly nutty flavor.

marriott

Restaurant:
Hawaii Calls Restaurant and Lounge

Address:
Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, 69-275 Waikoloa Beach Drive; Waikoloa, HI 96738

Phone:
(808) 886-8111

Website:
www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-information/restaurant/koamc-waikoloa-beach-marriott-resort-and-spa/

HUGGO'S Island Fresh Catch

Restaurant:
Huggo's

Address:
75-5828 Kahakai Road; Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

Phone:
(808) 329-1493

Website:
huggos.com

Localicious Plate:
Island Fresh Catch
Spicy Shichimi Togarashi, Molokai Sweet Potato Puree, Asian Sprout Salad, Haupia Sauce

LAVA LAVA BEACH CLUB KAUAI Hapa Burger copy

Restaurant:
Lava Lava Beach Club Waikoloa

Address:
69-1081 Ku'uali'I Place; Waikoloa Village, HI 96738

Phone:
(808) 769-5282

Website:
lavalavabeachclub.com

Localicious Plate:
Hapa Burger
"Half-Half" Big Island Beef & Portuguese Sausage Burger, Grilled Pineapple, Teriyaki Sauce, Maui Onion

MAI Grille Logo

Restaurant:
MAI Grille

Address:
69-622 Waikoloa Beach Drive; Waikoloa, HI 96738

Phone:
(808) 886-7600

Website:
maigrille.com

Localicious Plate:
Hawaii Island Abalone
Hawaii Island Abalone with inamono, ogo, and Hawaiian chili pepper finished with fresh amaranth

MOON & TURTLE Smokey Sashimi

Restaurant:
Moon & Turtle

Address:
51 Kalakaua Street; Hilo, HI 96720

Phone:
(808) 961-0599

Localicious Plate:
Smokey Sashimi
Today's local fish, Kiawe-smoked soy, Hawaiian chili pepper water, extra-virgin olive oil

ON THE ROCKS Ahi Burger

Restaurant:
On The Rocks

Address:
75-5828 Kahakai Road; Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

Phone:
(808) 329-1493

Website:
huggosontherocks.com

Localicious Plate:
Ahi Burger
Ground Ahi Tuna Patty, Lettuce, Onion, Tomato, Wasabi Mayo

PUAKO PROVISION Big Island Grass Fed Wagyu Carpaccio copy

Restaurant:
Puako Provisions

Address:
69-1649 Puako Beach Drive; Kamuela, HI 96743

Phone:
(808) 882-7500

Website:
thepuakostore.com

Localicious Plate:
Big Island Grass-Fed Wagyu Beef Carpaccio
Finished with Kamuela quail egg yolk and Kiawe smoked Hawaiian sea salt.  This dish was featured at this year's "Outstanding In The Field" and "Kona Brewers Festival."

PUEO'S OSTERIA Kale Salad

Restaurant:
Pueo's Osteria

Address:
68-1845 Waikoloa Road; Waikoloa, HI 96738

Phone:
(808) 339-7566

website:
pueososteria.com

Localicious Plate:
Waimea Curly Kale Salad
Radicchio, creamy garlic dressing, almonds, & currants

Rebel

Restaurant:
Rebel Kitchen

Address:
79-7399 Hawaii Blet Road; Kealakekua, HI 96750

Phone:
(808) 322-0616

Website:
rebelkitchen.com

Localicious Plate:
Poke Burger
Fresh local ahi tuna patty seared to perfection, topped with fresh veggie slaw, Hamakua tomato, onion, local avocado, house wasabi aioli & furikake. Served with fries and our signature Kona Ketchup and Hawaiian Fire Sauce.

Roy's Hawaii_Grilled He‘e (Tako), Kale, Arugula, Pickled Pea, Adzuki, and Lentil sprouts, Orange and Tomato Dressing, 3 Minute Egg__pc Craig Bixel_20170125-01 copy

Restaurant:
Roy's Waikoloa Bar & Grill

Address:
King's Shops, 69-250 Waikoloa Beach Drive; Waikoloa Village, HI 96738

Phone:
(808) 886-4321

Website:
royshawaii.com/roys-waikoloa.html

Localicious PLate:
Grilled He'e (Tako)
Kale, Arugula, Pickled Pea, Adzuki, and Lentil Sprouts, Orange and Tomato Dressing, 3-Minute Egg

SUNDOG BREAD Orange Marmalade Danish copy

Restaurant:
Sundog Bread

Address:
(Every Monday & Thursday)
76-5936 Mamalahoa Highway; Holualoa, HI 96725

Phone:
(808) 868-5060

Website:
sundogbread.com

Localicious Plate:
Orange Marmalade Danish
Whole organic Kona oranges stewed in a sweet, tangy jelly over the top of our long-fermented flaky croissant pastry

SWEET CANE CAFE Bomb Burrito copy

Restaurant:
Sweet Cane Café

Address:
48 Kamana Street; Hilo, HI 96720

Phone:
(808) 934-0002

Website:
sweetcanecafe.com

Localicious Plate:
Bomb Burrito
House-made taro patty with macadamia nut garlic spread, tomato & lettuce. Served with a side of house-made roasted pepper salsa & chimichurri, and sour cream. Everything is house-made and locally sourced except for the tortilla and oils in the sauces.

puako

Restaurant:
The Puako General Store

Address:
69-1649 Puako Beach Drive; Kamuela, HI 96743

Phone:
(808) 882-7500

Website:
thepuakostore.com

tommy

Restaurant:
Tommy Bahama - Mauna Lani

Address:
The Shops at Mauna Lani, 68-1330 Mauna Lani Drive; Waimea, HI 96743

Phone:
(808) 881-8686

Website:
tommybahama.com/restaurants/mauna-lani

Localicious Plate:
Simple Salad
Hirayama Farm Bib Lettuce, Maple Vinaigrette, Shallots, Heirloom Cherry Tomatoes

Roasted Local Chicken
Almond Rice, Broccolini, Green Beans

mekes2

Restaurant:
Umekes Fish Market Bar & Grill

Address:
74-5563 Kaiwi Street; Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

Phone:
(808) 238-0571

Website:
umekesfishmarketbarandgrill.com

mekes

Restaurant:
Umekes Poke Bowls and Local Style Lunch Plate

Address:
75-143 Hualalai Road, #105; Kailua-Kona 96740

Phone:
(808) 329-3050

Website:
umekesfishmarketbarandgrill.com

uh hilo

Restaurant:
University of Hawai'i at Hilo Dining Services

Address:
200 West Kawili Street; Hilo, HI 96720

Phone:
(808) 932-7352

Website:
https://uhh.sodexomyway.com

Localicious Plate:
Four kinds of Poke and U'ala Salad on a Wasabi Sesame Shoyu Furikake Waffle