- 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
Larry Rivera – Kauaiâs living treasure
17th Aug 2018 5:00:pm
Playing a special 1 hour set Aloha Friday August 17th before Uncle Nate Kanaâe at 6:30, donât miss Kauaiâs living treasure Larry Rivera and special guest. Their BIG HawIian review follows Aloha Friday at the Rio theatre on Sunday August 19th! See attached info! For ticket info for Sundayâs review! What a weekend! ğ²ğğ¶ğ¤ğ½ For...
Nate Kana’e returns Plus special guest Larry Rivera!
17th 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! JUST IN! Kauaiâs living treasure âLarry Riveraâ will be playing a special 1hour set from 5-6pm!! Wow unreal! We look forward to anytime we can have this wonderful Hawaiian musician in our...
ELIMA is back to Pono and The Reef ğ¤ğ½
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...
The Island Breeze Band
31st Aug 2018 6:30:pm
Â Playing songs ranging from traditional hulas to Neil Young classics – with contemporary Hawaiian, rockin surf tunes, and whatever else requested, in between. Â The only problem with this band is that there are two hot musicians named Stan, so when you yell at one, both look your way. The Island Breeze Band is Stan Parola...