- Pono Hawaiian Grill welcomes Austin Smith-Ford to Team Pono!
Pono Hawaiian Grill welcomes our first pro surfing team rider AND team captain "Mr. Austin Smith Ford" into our 'Ohana! Ho'omaika'i Braddah! We are stoked to have such a bright, solid and pono person like you representing us here in sunny Santa Cruz! Au'rai!
- Introducing The Spicy Mauna Loa Poke Stack!
Introducing our newest and most spicy poke of them all! The Mauna Loa Poke Stack! Ahi Tuna with our spicy cucumber and tomato relish, avocado, seaweed salad, black sesame seeds, won ton chips and our lemon sriracha aioli!
- Check out our friends from Lychee Therapeutics! Amazing stuff!
Check our friends at Lychee Therapeutics! Tessa the owner is from the Island of Maui and has a complete line of amazing and all organic skin care and beauty products! Â Check them out, we LOVE their stuff! Â http://lycheetherapeutics.com/
- Pono Hawaiian Grill & The Reef Bar featured on CBS SF Bay!
We were featured on CBS San Francisco Bay! Check out the article! Awesome write up!! http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/top-lists/south-bays-best-tiki-bars/
- Saturday June 29th 2013 Endless Summer at Pono Hawaiian Grill & The Reef Bar -A private event
Saturday June 29th we will be hosting an event here in support of GRIND OUT HUNGER. A local non-profit that feeds the hungry in our community thru empowering our youth thru both schools and action sports! We will be closed to the public from 4:30-11pm, as this is a ticketed event. $25 gets you entry and includes: Free ...
Upcoming Shows & Events
We’ve Got Faith
25th Apr 2014 6:30:pm
Faith Thompson Ako, that is.Â She will be making her 4th or 5th trip to PONO to share her Aloha and most recent songs – as well as taking us back to the past and to other Pacific Islands. We last saw Faith here last Autumn when she released her third CD namedÂ “Kulaiwi”.Â But...
Ben is Baaaak!
2nd May 2014 6:30:pm
Kaua’i transplant Ben Ahn (now living in San Francisco) is coming back to Pono for his third visit.Â His ‘ukulelle skills are limitless, as he goes back and forth sharing Hawai’ianÂ classics mixed with contemporary songs of The IslandsÂ Moving off-Island in theme it’s fun to try and find a genre that he cannot play.Â ...
The Island Breeze Comes Back to Pono
16th May 2014 6:30:pm
“The Island Breeze Band”, that is.Â Once a fairly frequent performer at Pono, “Da Breeze” has become very busy entertaining at weddings, lu’aus, private parties, and elsewhere.Â Check out http://www.theislandbreezeband.com/Â Soon we’ll get em back for an evening of fun and Aloha. These guys, Bill Leff onÂ Steel and Regular Guitars,Â Dave Ray, Guitar...