by Bonnie Friedman on November 19, 2014

ANOTHER New Tour on the Menu!

noodlesSometimes, all you want are carbs. So we’re happy to add, for the SECOND time since we started Tour da Food Maui in 2008 and for the FIRST time in 2013, a new tour. Read all about it here. And then, let’s go eat…dough, dough and more dough!


Tour da Food is for sale

by Bonnie Friedman on November 18, 2014

Tour da Food is for sale and we have suspended operations at this time.

Mahalo for your support over the last six delicious years.   Bonnie


P.S. If you know someone who may be interested in purchasing
this wonderful little tour company, please do get in touch via this website.



October 1, 2014

Welcome to Tour da Food. If there’s delicious/interesting/amusing food to be tasted, we’re going. Restaurants, home kitchens, markets, farm stands, producers, manufacturers. And not just on Maui. All over the place. So buckle up. It’s going to be a thrilling filling ride! Oh, the name – Home Plate. Yeah. The Yankees, too…occasionally.

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Mahalo, Liz…and happy birthday to you!

October 18, 2013

A BIG mahalo to Liz Smith for writing a fantastic post about Tour da Food Maui on her blog, Maui Made.

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Congratulations to Jill Engledow on the publication of her gorgeous new book!

November 26, 2012

We’re thrilled to announce that Jill Engledow’s new book, Haleakala: A History of the Maui Mountain, is now available. With more than 200 images and dozens of stories, it tells of ancient Hawaiians, early explorers, ranchers and rangers, road builders and astronomers. Look for it on or at And while you’re there, check […]

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June 6, 2012

New Tour On The Menu! “Gastronomy” means the art or science of good eating or a style of cooking or eating. “GAS-tronomy” means good eating at Maui’s gas stations. Yes, you read that correctly. We have quite a number of places to fill up our stomachs with delicious local food when we fill up our […]

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May 30, 2012

…to be included in honeymoon recommendations in the brand new, hot-off-the-press Martha Stewart Weddings, Summer issue (number eight)  

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More about our tours and the Maui Food Bank

August 1, 2011

We were very pleased to send a check to the Maui Food Bank based on a portion of the proceeds of each tour we conducted in February and March. It felt great to be able to do a little something for the community which is directly related to what we do professionally. So, we’re going to continue to make […]

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Tour da Food Maui and the Maui Food Bank

February 2, 2011

Happy New Year, all – 2011 AND the Chinese Year of the Rabbit (that’s me!). I’m ashamed about how long it’s been since I’ve posted anything here but I am happy to post today. During the months of February and March, a portion of the proceeds of every single Tour da Food Maui will be […]

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Like Poke?

October 12, 2010

I know, EVERYONE likes poke! But this is the name of one of Maui’s newer food trucks. Owner Danny Kalahiki is a whiz with fresh fish. And he uses ONLY the freshest fish. He told me he works with five local fishermen and chooses his fish right off their boats. And he only buys enough for two […]

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