The Pearl opens for lunch

Leeward Community College's fine dining restaurant opens on Sept. 1

Leeward Community College
Tommylynn Benavente, (808) 455-0298
Professor, Culinary Arts, Culinary Arts Program
Kathleen R. Cabral, (808) 455-0524
Marketing Officer, Chancellor's Office
Posted: Aug 24, 2011

Elegance at The Pearl
Elegance at The Pearl
The Culinary Arts program at Leeward Community College announces the fall opening of The Pearl on Thursday, September 1, 2011. The Pearl is Leeward’s fine dining restaurant that supports the advanced culinary students in cooking, baking, special events planning and dining room management. The Pearl is open to the public on a limited basis each semester.

The Pearl will offer lunch service on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., from September 1 through December 2. The Pearl will be closed for lunch services on October 12-20 and November 4, 11 and 23.

Chef Instructor Ian Riseley and his Contemporary Cuisines class students provide the culinary artistry and distinctive style of The Pearl. The Pearl will feature student menus on October 5-7, November 30 and December 1-2.
Special fall 2011 events at The Pearl include:
  • The Pearl Fall Buffet - September 28, 29, 30
  • Special Events Class - "Nose-to-Tail" Dinner 
    Friday, November 4 featuring Ed Kenney, Chef Owner, town & Downtown@HiSAM
    Call 455-0298 for information and reservations
  • The Pearl Thanksgiving Buffet - November 16, 17, 18
Menus for the semester and details on the special events are available online at

Call (808) 455-0475 for reservations and information.

For more information, visit: