Ruiz comes ‘full circle’

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Chef Mark Ruiz, Tricia Ruiz, Krystina Baptiste and Chef Rodney Baptiste welcome diners to Kiawe Roots starting Tuesday at The Shops at Kukuiula.

Chef Mark Ruiz came full circle when Kiawe Roots recently celebrated its grand opening in the upstairs location above Tortilla Republic in The Shops at Kukuiula.