In some exciting neighborhood foodie news, popular Japanese restaurant, Rinka, has relocated to Ae`o at Ward Village! Nestled on the ground floor behind Whole Foods, the spot serves its popular teishoku sets during lunch and a bigger menu, including sushi, in the evening. Frolic Hawaii recently published a glowing review of its lunch set. A private dining area is also available for your next gathering. For more information, call (808) 773-8235. Soft opening hours are Monday - Saturday 11 a.m.to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Next, if you aren't able to make it the Kakaako Farmer's Market on Saturday mornings, you can now do your shopping - and even pick up dinner - every Wednesday evening at the new Kakaako Sunset Market from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 1050 Ward Avenue! Honolulu Magazine's Martha Cheng breaks down the go-to vendors at the market here.