- Happy Summer 2018 from Pono and The Reef
We just want to send our deepest Aloha out to each and every one of you that support us in all we do here in Downtown Santa Cruz. We are into our summer season of 2018 and lines can be long to get into our doors as well as a bit of a wait for food at peak times. We thank you for your patience and we want you to kno...
- Follow Holopono on Social Media!
You can see where and when our Foodtruck 'Holopono' is in your area! Just follow us on both Twitter and Instagram at holoponosc. Facebook page is coming soon but until then you can find us on our Pono Hawaiian Grill Facebook page! We've had an AWESOME year thus far being a part of The California Arts and Roots Festi...
- Take a virtual tour of Pono Hawaiian Grill & The Reef Bar Santa Cruz!
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- Holopono our new Food Truck is here!
Aloha, introducing Holopono "To move with righteousness".. Holopono will be in Santa Cruz, Monterey and beyond serving Pupus, poke, plate lunch and more! Follow us on Instagram and Twitter @holoponosc. You can email us for pricing for your private event or party at email@example.com HUGE Mahalo's to CJ from GRAPHIC ...
- Meli's Island Treats!
Every Aloha FridayÂ Ms. Meli delivers a new, exciting and 'ONO (delicious) dessert for our patrons to enjoy! Made locally here in Santa Cruz, Meli's Island Treats creates incredible gourmet desserts with tropical island inspiration! Anything from Hapa Haole Mousse Cake (pictured) to 'Okakopa Cheesecake, Mango Chiffon ch...
Upcoming Shows & Events
The Victor Ohana
27th Jul 2018 6:30:pm
Guess who’s back? Yes, The Victor Hawaiian Band.. If you missed them in June here is your chance to catch them again this summer…! We sure are happy they’re back and they will fill you full of the Aloha Spirit as they sing songs from yesterday and today both contemporary and traditional Hawaiian. Cheehuuu! We...
3rd Aug 2018 6:30:pm
Stevie returns to Pono Hawaiian Grill on Aloha Friday August 3rd after we play golf that morning! We cannot wait as he is just simply incredible! Itâ€™s rare when an artist arrives on the scene offering a refreshing new spin on a traditional genre of music. Steven Espaniola is that artist. Raised in Aliamanu, Hawaiâ€™i...
Ho’omana Hawaiian Band
10th Aug 2018 6:30:pm
The Ho’omana Hawaiian Band is back again for their monthly 2nd Aloha friday of each month! We can’t wait! Uncle Manley, Braddah Robert and Braddah Eddie grace our stage again playing Hawaiian contemporary and traditional music that EVERYONE will fall in love with as these guys just know how to do it! With incredible harmonies...
Nate Kana’e returns in August!
18th Aug 2018 6:30:pm
If you missed him in late July don’t worry, Uncle Nate is back in action again right here at Pono and The Reef! We look forward to anytime we can have this wonderful Hawaiian musician in our place as he fills the house with his amazing stories from back home in Hawaii as well as...
ELIMA is back to Pono and The Reef đź¤™đźŹ˝
24th Aug 2018 6:30:pm
Elima is; lead guitarist Waddy Dacay, who can go fromÂ playing some nahenahe (soothing) Hawaiian music to rippin some Santana cover, in a heartbeat. Playing an awesome `ukulele is Rodney Takahashi well known as one of the (if not THE) best `ukulele teachers in the Bay Area. When he takes a solo and runs with...