December 12, 2018

With the holidays right around the corner I thought it would  be appropriate to share some ideas with you for catering around the holidays. Are you thinking about hosting a huge elaborate holiday reception for your company? Looking for a nice way to thank your staff for a great year? Or just trying to think of something fun to do with your co-workers to celebrate the holiday festivities? Funny how holiday festivities are often centered around food, because let’s face it, who doesn’t love food. Sharing a meal is proven to be the most common way to socialize. 

So here are three fun ways to celebrate the holidays with your...

November 30, 2018

Find the perfect caterer for your event in Newport RI!

November 17, 2018

So your thinking about having your next event catered, and you started calling around to some local caterers or searched online and you discovered that you had a lot more options than you realized! You've instantly become overwhelmed with options, price ranges, food variety, and so on.  You wanted to hire a caterer to make your life easier, and now you thinking about cooking the food yourself just so you dont' have to make a decision! 

Well... hopefully you have come across this article at the right time, because in a few minutes we might be able to help you narrow down your choices, select a caterer, and carry on with w...

July 24, 2018

Where should I start when hiring a catering company?

June 12, 2018

There's nothing quite like some authentic Hawaiian Kalua Pig when its done right.  Over the past 6 years we have perfected our process, it has become the most popular item on our menu!  Travelers from all over often ask us to share the secrets of this life changing pork, but until this moment, we have never revealed the process in its fullness... [drumroll.....] So... you asked... again and again and again... and now we are finally going to reveal the secrets of our Kalua Pulled pork in all its greatness!

STEP 1: Preparation 

Only do this if you want to get that perfect amount of smoky flavor...

June 7, 2018

It can be a bit overwhelming when deciding which catering company to select for your event, and lets be honest, if you love food like we do, they probably all sound great! From fine dining to paper plate pig roasts, the options are endless.  Selecting the right caterer for your event will set the vibe that you wish to accomplish for your event and help ensure that all your guests (and you) are enjoying the party!

We've composed a list of what we believe to be the top 5 qualities you should look for when selecting a catering company for your event. There are MANY more, but these should help get you thinking in t...

May 30, 2018

I'm a great cook! Why should I hire a caterer?  

What is the PURPOSE of your party? Is it to show off your cooking skills to your guests, or are you looking to ENJOY the party with your guests?   We know that when your throwing a party, you want it to be fun for EVERYONE... including yourself! And what often gets forgotten is the amount of details and work that goes into throwing a party. Sometimes it's best to leave it to the party pro's, even if you are a great cook! Here's our top 5 reasons to hire a caterer for your next party...

1.) HAVE FUN! 

As we just said, do you want to ENJOY your party, or WORK it? If your throw...

May 15, 2018

In recent times, tacos have become so much more than what they used to be! I remember when the only thing I equated to tacos was beef, cheese, lettuce, sour cream, and tomatoes! 

In 2014, Flat Waves introduced its first taco to the menu of what was originally traditional Hawaiian plate lunch fare.  Our first endeavor into the world of tacos was a fish taco that was made with grilled cod, shredded cabbage, and a jicama pineapple slaw.  Everyone who we could convince to try a taco with fish some crazy legume that they couldn't pronounce loved it!  It wasn't long until we knew we were on to something with the new taco concoctions and...

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