Who’s coming: Eat the Street Musubi

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ETS Musubi InstagramEat the Street happens a week earlier this month because of the Thanksgiving holiday, and for this edition, not only will vendors offer their versions of the beloved musubi, but an attempt will be made break the Guinness World Record for the world’s biggest musubi. The current record is 628 pounds, and event organizers hope to surpass that by creating a 1000-pound musubi. Whoa!

Plus, there are lots of great musubi-themed dishes on the menu this month, including Baja’s “Mexubi,” Blue Truck Teppanyaki’s lobster tail musubi and Five-O Ribs’ turkey and stuffing musubi and Le Crepe Cafe’s Spam Love crepe. So we’ll see you there!

When: Friday, Nov. 22 from 4 to 9 p.m.
Where: 555 South St. in Kaka’ako (at Halekauwila, kitty-corner from Restaurant Row)
Admission: Free
Parking: On-site and street parking

 
 

Here’s the lineup and menus:

All Kine Grindz

Contact: 808-368-4799; habilitat.com/all-kine-grindz.html; All Kine Grindz on Facebook

On the menu: Char siu chicken musubi; smoked Spam musubi; kalbi musubi; seafood platter; surf & turf; fresh fish; shrimp; crab cakes; poke bowls; smoked meat; pastele; pulehu ribs; kalbi; BBQ chicken; baby back ribs

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 

Aloha Pops

Contact: 808-286-4699; @AlohaTricycle (Twitter); alohatricycle.com

On the menu: Various flavors of popsicles

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Buy two, get the third for $1

 
 
 
 
 

Baja Style Mexican Food

Contact: 808-291-2096; @bajastylehi (Twitter)

On the menu: Mexubi (island-style ceviche); Pollo Verde (chicken breast with a medium spicy tomatillo sauce and melted cheese); Pollo con Huitacoche (chicken breast with local Mexican corn truffle and melted cheese); Chile Verde (spicy green chile pork stew); Barbacoa de Rez (Mexican-style pot roast); Enchilada de Rez (corn tortillas layered with Barbacoa beef and melted cheese and baked in a mild red chile sauce); Tacos Tacos Tacos; Baja Style’s Burrito Grande

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 

Beyond Burgers

Contact: beyondburgers@gmail.com; Beyond Burgers Honolulu on Facebook

On the menu: Specialty burger – grass-fed beef, bleu cheese, caramelized onions, applewood-smoked bacon, BBQ sauce, arugula; Mediterranean burger – grass-fed beef, feta cheese, tzatziki sauce, arugula, onion, tomato, mustard, roasted garlic aioli; All-American cheddar burger – grass-fed beef, Tilamook cheddar cheese, arugula, onion, tomato, mustard, roasted garlic aioli; all-beef bacon-wrapped bleu dog – topped with bleu cheese, grilled onions and peppers, roasted garlic aioli; all-beef bacon-wrapped hot dog; strawberry and watermelon lemonades, home-brewed unsweetened iced tea, Arnold Palmer of half iced tea, half lemonade

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: $1 off drink purchase, limit 2 per card

 

Blue Truck Teppanyaki

Contact: 808-389-6808; Blue Truck Teppanyaki on Facebook

On the menu: Lobster tail musubi

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 
 
 

Buenos Antojitos

Screen Shot 2013-11-19 at 10.30.31 AMContact: 808-674-7125; buenosantojitos.com

On the menu: TBD

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 
 
 

Cake Works

Contact: 808-946-4333; 2820 S. King St.; cakeworkshi.com

On the menu: chocolate, salt caramel, red velvet, strawberry guava, cappuccino, pistachio and blue Hawaii macarons

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: $1 off candy corn

 
 
 
 

Flavors of the World

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On the menu: BBQ pork or chicken sandwich; shredded beef empanadas with garlic sauce; BBQ chicken salad; chicken and BBQ sauce

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: free drink with purchase

 
 
 

Five-O Hawaiian Style Smoked Ribs

five-o ribs509-668-0000; www.FiveORibs.com; ryan@fiveoribs.com; Five-O Hawaiian Style Smoked Ribs on Facebook

On the menu: Turkey and Stuffing Musubi; ribs; BBQ chicken; BBQ rib chili; brisket; giant turkey legs

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount:

 
 
 

Girls Who Bake Next Door

Contact: 808-983-9989; @girlswhobake (Twitter); The Girls Who Bake Next Door on Facebook

On the menu: Chocolate toffee peanut butter cupcakes; red velvet cupcakes; butter mochi

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Buy 1 dozen cupcakes, get 1 free

 
 
 
 

Hank’s Haute Dogs

431563_405949059468692_1770970791_nContact: 324 Coral St.; 808-532-4265; hankshautedogs.com

On the menu: Hank “Musubi” Dog (grilled Spam, all beef wiener, garlic aioli, furikake and toasted rice pearls); Chicago Dog; Hawaiian Dog (Kukui Portuguese sausage); Fat Boy (bacon-wrapped, deep-fried dog); Chili Dog; HankBurger (classic burger with 1/3-pound beef patty); natural cut fries

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 

Hawaii’s Fried Musubi

Contact: 808-391-3835; @friedmusubiHI (Twitter), Hawaii’s Fried Musubi on Facebook

On the menu: White Truffle Cheddar Musubi; Fried Classic Spam Musubi and Mama’s Fried Chicken Combo; Fried Spicy Bomb Musubi and Mama’s Fried Chicken Combo; Fried Hawaiian styled Ahi and Mama’s Fried Chicken Combo; fried Oreos; fried Gooey Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich; fried cupcakes; fried Twinkies; fried cheesecake

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Buy 3 desserts, get a free order of Oreos

 

Hawaiian Fresh Farms

270469_445813538799737_1174813329_aContact: 808-321-1567; Hawaiian Fresh Farms on Facebook

On the menu: TBD

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 
 
 

Hula Shrimp Co.

Contact: Hulashrimp@yahoo.com

On the menu: TBD

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 
 
 

Il Gelato

il gelatoContact: 501 Sumner St.; 808-542-9276; @IlGelatoHawaii (Twitter); Il Gelato Hawaii on Facebook

On the menu: Gelato/Sorbetto: gianduia, Kona coffee, Tahitian vanilla; raspberry and mango sorbetto; affogato, root beer float

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Buy two scoops of gelato, get a free waffle cone

 
 

Kau Kau Grill

Contact: 755 Kapahulu Ave.; 284-8293; Kau Kau Grill on Facebook

On the menu: BBQ baby back ribs, spicy spareribs, pulehu short ribs, garlic shrimp, spicy and shoyu poke bowls

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Free drink with purchase of a plate

 
 
 

Kettle Corn Hawaii

Contact: 808-306-2444; kettlecornhawaii.com; Kettle Corn Hawaii on Facebook

On the menu: Various flavors of kettle corn

Malama Card discount: Buy two large bags, get a small bag for free

 
 
 
 

Kiawe Pizza

Contact: Kiawe Pizza on Facebook

On the menu: Ode to Musubi (Spam on bed of local organic baby spinach with shiitake mushrooms and cheese finished with furikake); Fall Special (roasted butternut squash with mozzarella, red onion, red chile flakes, thyme and sprinkled with kiawe-smoked bacon); Classic Margherita (tomato sauce, fresh local basil and buffalo mozzarella
Pepperoni with tomato sauce and cheese)

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: $1 off a pizza

 

Kohnotori

Contact: 2626 S. King St; 808-941-7255; Kohnotori on Facebook

On the menu: Grilled chicken yakitori and takoyaki Japanese octopus croquettes

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 
 

Koi Catering

koi1Contact: 808-845-4564; 2028 Dillingham Blvd. (formerly Pu’uwainani’s Plate Lunches)

On the menu: TBD

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 
 

Laverne’s

47949_427964998805_5494444_nContact: 808-678-1678; Laverne’s Restaurant and Catering on Facebook

On the menu: TBA

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBA

 
 
 
 
 

Le Crepe Cafe

Contact: 808-988-8400; www.lecrepecafe.com; @lecrepecafe (Twitter); Le Crepe Cafe Hawaii on Facebook

On the menu: Spam Lover (scrambled egg, shredded mozzarella cheese and Spam); Romeo et Juliette (Nutella, strawberries & apple banana slices); Le Parisien (melted butter, cane sugar and fresh squeezed lemon); Nuts for Honey (chopped macadamia nuts, banana slices and organic honey); Mr. Greens (shredded mozzarella cheese, spinach, green onions, grape tomatoes & mushrooms); The Tsunami (shredded mozzarella cheese, spinach, green onions, grape tomatoes, mushrooms & turkey slices); Pesto Pesto (macadamia nut pesto sauce, shredded mozzarella cheese, chopped grilled children and grape tomatoes)

Malama Card discount: Buy two crepes, receive free drink

 

Liquid Pleasure

Contact: 808-780-9288 or email streetgrindz@gmail.com

On the menu: Smoothies, shakes, frappes, espresso

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBA

 
 
 
 
 

Local STOP

Contact: @localstop (Twitter); Local Stop on Facebook

On the menu: Malasada burgers

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 
 

Momo Burger

Contact: 808-772-1074; momoburgerhi.com; Momo Burger on Facebook

On the menu: TBD

Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 
 
 

Olay Thai

Contact: 808-487-4001; 99-927 Iwaena St. in Aiea; Olay’s Thai Food on Facebook

On the menu: Vegetable pad thai; lemongrass fried chicken; stuffed chicken wings; pork spring rolls; sateh chicken; garlic pork sticks

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: $1 off

 
 

OnoPops

Contact: 808-354-2949; www.onopops.com; @OnoPops (Twitter); OnoPops on Facebook

On the menu: TBD

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: 50 cents off an Onopop

 
 
 
 

Otsuji Farm

Contact: 808-368.1135; otsujifarm.com

On the menu: Hamakua mushroom cheese fries with herb aioli; sushi sliders; Ahi Crostini; unagi musubi

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 

Paul’s Poppers

Contact: 808-351-7583; Paul’s Poppers on Facebook; paulspoppers.com

On the menu: Spinach Artichoke; Pepperoni Pizza; 3 Cheese Jalapeno; and Bacon Mac n Cheese poppers

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Spend $10 and get $1 off

 
 
 

Pop Pop Donuts

Contact: 808-664-3287; poppopdonuts.com; @poppopdonuts on Twitter; Pop Pop Donuts on Facebook

On the menu: Fresh fried donuts in plain, cinnamon sugar, powdered sugar or espresso sugar, topped with chocolate, a special sweet rice glaze or Spam pineapple glaze

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Buy two dozen, get a half dozen free

 

Simply Ono

Contact: 808-728-0441

On the menu: TBD

Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 
 

Soul Patrol

Contact: 808-735-7685; pacificsoulhawaii.com; @pacificsoul (Twitter); Soul Patrol on Facebook

On the menu: TBD

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 
 

Street Frites

Contact: TBD

On the menu: Thick-cut Belgian style fries with more than 10 dipping sauces

Malama Card discount: $1 off any cone or special

 
 
 

Uncle’s Kitchen

Screen Shot 2013-11-19 at 9.06.37 AMContact: 808-492-8676; www.tinhut-bbq.com; Tin Hut BBQ on Facebook

On the menu: Deconstructed Musubi; loco moco; curry; fresh poke; Pocho; Korean Dynamite

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 

Whatcha Fillin’

Contact: 808-389-0205; whatchafillin.com; Whatcha Fillin’ on Facebook

On the menu: TBD

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 
 
 
 

Wow Wow Waffle

Contact: 530-638-4969; Wow Wow Waffle on Facebook; @wowwowwaffle (Twitter); www.wowwowwaffle.com

On the menu: Spam, egg and cheese; Tropical Treat: Local apple banana, real whip, local mac nuts; Belgian Torpedo: Belgian chocolate sticks, local strawberries; Spekuloos gingerbread spread; Pumpkin Spice: pumpkin custard, cinnamon spice, real whip; Street Waffle with powdered sugar; lilikoi, blackberry lavender, strawberry and Mason Jar lemonades

Hawaii Perks/Malama Card discount: Free drink with $10 purchase

 

Wurst-wagen

IMG_1880Contact: wurst-wagen.com

On the menu: Grilled German bratwurst; German potato salad; sauerkraut, homemade currywurst with curry ketchup

Malama Card discount: TBD

 
 

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