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STAR-ADVERTISER / FEB. 2 2010 The Hungry Lion Restaurant was built around the banyan tree in the background. Steve Hirano, left, and his father, Masao Hirano, visited the eatery for one last meal before it closed in 2010. Jessica Chau, who worked there for 10 years, served them.
COURTESY ROY SHIMONISHI / 2004 Owner Roy Shimonishi greeted customers.