After being closed for about a month, Hula Hula has completed the move to its new Capitol Hill location, and today is the Grand Re-Opening. Hula Hula’s old … Continue reading Hula Hula Is Back in Seattle
Today, Todd Thrasher revealed the logo for his new tiki bar, headed to Washington, D.C. this fall. Tiki TNT will be part of his new Potomac … Continue reading Tiki TNT Coming to Washington, D.C. This Fall
When I saw the Los Angeles Times piece about a hidden tiki bar at Coachella, I’ll admit, I winced. Then I saw that the crew is … Continue reading Exclusive Photos of PDTiki at Coachella
Pretty ding-danged excited about this one, folks. Critiki is now including locations that have been announced, but have not yet opened. I’ve long wanted to provide … Continue reading New Feature: “Coming Soon” Tiki Locations
You may have seen the news that the Mai-Kai, rated the best tiki bar in the world by Critiki members two years in a row, has … Continue reading About That Mai-Kai Foreclosure News…
Let’s lead with the tidbit that’s got a lot of folks excited: more Mai-Kai? Huh? This morning the New York Times has a brief one-on-one with … Continue reading Farewell to Kreepy Tiki in Fort Lauderdale… Hello to More Mai-Kai?
It’s just a rumor, but I like it. (Well, bummerama: see below for an update from Trader Sam’s bartender Kelly Merrell, who says this isn’t happening.) … Continue reading Trader Sam’s Expanding at Disneyland?
Per the Portland Mercury, Portland’s longest-standing tiki bar, The Alibi, is changing management. Partners Warren Boothby and Marcus Archambeault are taking over from the White family, who have … Continue reading The Alibi in Portland Changing Hands
The historic Hanalei Hotel in San Diego has been sold to new owners, who have not said much… but have said that they intend to “make significant … Continue reading San Diego’s Crowne Plaza Hanalei Hotel Sold, Renovations Coming
Bakersfield, you’ve got a new tiki bar! Tiki-Ko has opened at 1919 K Street, on the corner of Service Street. Critiki member Pelvis sent these pictures my way … Continue reading Tiki-Ko: New Tiki Bar in Bakersfield, California