USA Today: 10 places you need to eat Hawaiian food on Oahu

This specialty is a fusion of classic paella and Roy Yamaguchi's grandfather's tomato-based stew. The base of this savory rice dish is an aromatic chicken, lobster and clam stock reduction and features local Portuguese sausage, Kauai shrimp and saffron spice..... 

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UB40 Press Conference at Roy’s Lounge

CONCERT: UB40 featured performers Ali Campbell, left, and Astro answer questions during a press conference in Roy's Lounge at the Hilton Guam Resort & Spa in Tumon on Tuesday. The performers were formally with the band for more than 20 years each. Now, the pair make special appearances on tour dates, and will be performing on Wednesday evening at the Gov. Joseph Flores Memorial Park at Ypao Beach in Tumon. Norman M. Taruc/The Guam Daily Post

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Most Popular Seafood Restaurant in Every State

This is one of six Roy's locations around Hawaii, all of them under the ownership of founding chef Roy Yamaguchi. The seafood choices on the fusion-style menu range from unconventional sushi and poke to such fish as macadamia nut-crusted mekajiki (broadbill swordfish) and spicy garlic buttered Kauai prawns.... 

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Roy's to mark 30 years with a chef-centric party at its original Hawaii location, and a new restaurant with a different name

Hawaiian chef Roy Yamaguchi’s newest restaurant, Goen Dining + Bar, opened this month in Kailua on Oahu’s east side, a mere 16 miles from the original Roy’s. Roy’s debuted three decades ago and still stands in the Honolulu suburb of Hawaii Kai.... 

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Where is Hawaii's best beach or best luau? Find insider tips in Hawaii Magazine's 2018 'Best of the Best' issue

Want some insider tips for your next visit to Hawaii? Hawaii Magazine’s “Best of the Best” 2018 issue tells all, listing top five winners in categories such as best hotel, or best city or town. Results are based on readers’ and editors’ preferences... 

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MSC Seaside to begin Florida cruising this week

MSC is keen to step up its cruise footprint in North America with the debut of MSC Seaside in Miami this week. The ship built specifically for year-round Caribbean service by the European-based cruise line will have its naming ceremony Thursday night that includes appearances by godmother and Italian actress...

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Craig Bixel
Chef Roy Yamaguchi digs into island roots

Roy Yamaguchi’s career-defining personality trait showed up early in life. Just-for-fun potato sack races, for instance, revealed a level of grit not normally seen in grade-schoolers. Growing up on a military base outside of Tokyo, the future chef would also go AWOL, so to speak, in search of a more authentic...

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Craig Bixel