Pizza Paradiso in the Honokowai Marketplace is famous for its nice selection of specialty pizzas, pastas, salads, sandwiches and desserts such as tiramisu.
Known as the "home of healthy eating at affordable prices," it's now pleased to announce an expanded and updated menu that includes an extensive selection of Mediterranean-inspired items and party and event menus.
For instance, Italian, Greek and Middle Eastern comfort food are drawing in diners.
Veggie and pita platters
Savor Mediterranean combos such as beef, chicken or fish kabobs served on a basmati rice bed. It's served with hummus, pita bread, baba ghannouj, yogurt sauce and tablouleh salad.
The vegetarian platter is packed with falafel fritters and dolmathakia along with the above-mentioned items.
Other appetizers and sides include roasted eggplant, garlic and tahini dip; spicy potatoes, fried and seasoned with cilantro and feta cheese.
In addition, Pizza Paradiso's new party menu offers items from its award-winning menu in themed combinations that make throwing a party a breeze.
Choose to throw a pizza party, pasta party, pita party or kabob party or create your own combination of two or more.
Party packages start from $10 per person for the pizza party and go up to $14 per person for the elaborate kabob party.
Launched in 1995 by chef and owner Paris Nabavi, Pizza Paradiso celebrates Mediterranean food. Chef Nabavi's family recipes also include saffron rice pudding, a Persian dessert and delicacy; and baklava made with almond and rose water. Pizza Paradiso is open for lunch and dinner from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Dine in or take out. Call 667-2929.