Longitude owner Suzanne Long has announced the restaurant is closing its doors. Longitude is “adventure” themed rather than strictly tiki, but the theming was beautifully executed … Continue reading Longitude in Oakland Closing
The Critiki Add-a-Thon is now complete… Critiki now has 38 more locations, and thanks to your generosity, Planned Parenthood has 2,570 more dollars! Here is the … Continue reading Critiki Add-a-Thon Results
I’m set up at Critiki’s headquarters, I’ve got coffee in my tiki mug, exotica on the hi-fi, and I’m ready to get adding! All day today … Continue reading The Critiki Add-a-Thon Starts Today
This coming Tuesday and Wednesday, February 14 and 15, it’s the first ever Critiki Add-a-Thon! I’m going to be adding locations to Critiki all day long … Continue reading The Critiki Add-a-Thon
A telling sign of the current state of tiki: last night at Pagan Idol, I was served a Voodoo Grog in an actual vintage Voodoo Grog … Continue reading A Voodoo Grog Story
Two words that will make a tiki lover shudder: PARTY CITY. Ughgahgahgah… see, it just happened. The party supply megacorp for years has been synonymous with garish, … Continue reading Tiki Party Supplies That Aren’t Tacky
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?