A thought crossed my mind today… in the past few years, most of the countries of western Europe have seen a tiki bar or two open: … Continue reading Where’s the Tiki in France?
Here’s an update on some of the Trader Vic’s openings currently slated, from the Trader Vic’s website: Shanghai, China – Opened on New Year’s Eve Dallas – February, 2007 (it’s been pushed back many times, but February 11 is the most recent date) Las Vegas – in June, 2007 Trader Vic’s Mai Tai Bar in Dubai – April, 2007 Chicago – late 2007 (This has been pushed back quite a bit — their initial estimate was that it would be open by now. There have been rumblings of union troubles (I don’t know of which sort) causing some delays.) Doha, … Continue reading Trader Vic’s Roundup
Critiki News reader Misbas recently made a comment on a post about the Kon Tiki in Kuwait: The Kon Tiki is a Polynesian-style restaurant in the Trader … Continue reading Trader Vic’s Kuwait?
Lushy, a darling bossa/exotica, loungey-but-dancey band based out of Seattle, is playing a show at Hula Hula on Wednesday, February 7. Lushy sounds so good in … Continue reading Seattle: Lushy at Hula Hula
I while back, I shared a reverie about my days in Seattle, when I could be found reliably once a week at Fu Kun Wu in … Continue reading Selector Lopaka, Sundays at Fu Kun Wu
Brandon at Welcome to Blog recently went on a one-night mission to take the pulse of Portland tiki, and he found a nice, strong heartbeat, indeed. … Continue reading Thatch vs. The Alibi: Portland Tiki Throwdown
So, if you’re one of those sorts who wades waist-high in the Internet, you’ve probably seen a Tiki Aquarium making the rounds all over the place … Continue reading About That Tiki Aquarium…