At long last: Zippy’s at the Koko Marina Shopping Center will indeed reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday (Feb. 15),
as reported here last week. Dine-in services will be limited, however.
As you know, we Hawaii Kai folks have to drive to Zippy’s Kahala for dine-in get-togethers. That ends soon.
Zippy’s reopening on the marina will be a joyous welcome. However, for now, hours of operation will be from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. only.
The restaurant has undergone some renovations, so I guess we’ll all find out when we make our initial visit.
Take-out orders will continue, and available from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily.
If the Kahala menu is an indication, there may be some sticker shock for those who’ve mostly ordered takeout during the pandemic closure of the Hawaii Kai dining room. Prices have risen, but you must know that from your weekly grocery shopping and gasoline fill ups. Prices for everything everywhere have risen, right? …
‘Doogie’ star lands Disney+ film
When it rains, it pours. Peyton Elizabeth Lee, the titular character in “Doogie Kamealoha, M.D.,” will co-star in “Prom Pact,” as Mandy Coleman, a high schooler who also is a feminist.
Her co-star will be Milo Hanheim, from the movie “Z-O-M-B-I-E-S.”
“Prom Pact,” a high school rom-com with prom fever at its peak, will be produced by Disney+, where “Doogie’s” first season is streaming now on Disney+.
In the new film, Lee’s character has a keen eye on making it to Harvard, but she is smitten with Hanheim’s character, Ben, as blooming complications arise, according to Deadline.
“Doogie,” which is filmed in Hawaii, has been renewed for a second season, so Lee likely will be “Prom”-bound only after her streaming filming completes production. …
And that’s Show Biz. …