March 6, 2018 - The folks at The Palms updated us saying they are opening tomorrow, March 7, 2018. They will be open 7 days a week. Mon-Saturday 5pm to 9 pm, Sunday 5pm to 8pm. They also said they'd check back soon with a Grand Opening Date.
February 18, 2018: The Palms - A Pacific Rim Restaurant will be opening fairly soon and Palacio. It was originally going to be named Kailua Bistro but plans changed.
Palacio and it's former Mexican/South American fare has closed and will be reopening as The Palms - A Pacific Rim restaurant. The restaurant describes its offerings to be "French cooking techniques fused with Pacific Rim flavors including but not limited to Hawaiian, Asian, and Indian".
The website states that they are: "We are a culinary and management team that has 40 years of experience in some of the best restaurants, hotels, and corporations in the world. Offering upscale service with a relaxed feel."
The restaurant posted a sign saying if you are interested in participating in the soft opening or be part of our test kitchens. Email: [email protected]
The restaurant has posted a sample menu on the front displace case. You can click to enlarge the image.