Vogue ranked Merriman’s Restaurants’ Kaka’ako among its most anticipated restaurant openings for 2018. “Seminal ’80s chef and restaurateur Peter Merriman—an early proponent of regional Hawaiian cuisine—will expand his namesake brand to Oahu this summer (June),” reported the glossy.  Merriman, an early champion of the islands’ farmers, ranchers and fisherman, is a culinary pioneer and the one of the nicest guys you’ll ever meet.

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