- 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 firstname.lastname@example.org HUGE Mahalo's to CJ from GRAPHIC ...
- 2016 is sure to be an amazing year here at Pono Hawaiian Grill!
From our amazing Aloha Friday music schedule, incredible food specials, new Poke creations on the regular, New Pono Fit menu and even a #FoodTruck we are very excited about 2016! Mahalo nui loa to each and every one of you that have supported us over the years here at Pono and The Reef! Aloha, -Braddah Timmy
- Meli's Island Treats!
Every Aloha Friday¬†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
Elima Returns for Aloha Ghoulish Friday
28th Oct 2016 6:30:pm
We all understand that All Hallows Eve “Halloween” is one of the most important celebrations in Santa Cruz.¬† As it turns out the last Aloha Friday of October is 3 days prior to that day.¬† Not to be outdone, Pono Hawaiian Grill will celebrate appropriately.¬† Costumes are encouraged, tho not required, and prizes will be...
Island Breeze Band
4th Nov 2016 6:30:pm
Can you feel It?¬† That Breeze warming the cool Autumn evenings.¬† It’s a Santa Cruz Breeze made up of Stan, Patti, Dave and another Stan.¬† We last saw them two months ago – tho it seems much longer. For those of you who may be new to Santa Cruz, or Pono Hawaiian Grill, I’ll introduce...
An Autumn Ho`omana
11th Nov 2016 6:30:pm
Wow, this year has gone quickly!¬† This Autumn appearance by Ho`omana will be just 2 weeks before Thanksgiving.¬† You know what they say about time flying and having fun. The Guys have sure been having fun – as have we at Pono.¬† Seemingly busier every year for us all. Ho’omana has just played a new...
Brian Pi`ikea Vasquez ‚Äď all the way from Kona
18th Nov 2016 6:30:pm
Brian last played at Pono in July of last year, and we’re really happy to welcome him and his wife Rowena back again.¬† They first appeared at Pono 4 Summers ago coming over from Kailua-Kona.¬†¬† We missed him in 2114 but have got him locked in this year. He is yet another representative of the...
Ho`omana for Thanksgiving
26th Nov 2016 6:30:pm
What??¬† These guys back after only one week off?¬† Yep, and we’re lucky to get them.¬† When Pono opened more than 5 years ago, they used to play twice a month – but we had to cut back to once when their popularity (and Pono/The Reef)’s grew like it did. Because of crazy Holiday Scheduling...