Beloved plate lunches disappear as Diners closes Waimalu location
By Erika Engle firstname.lastname@example.org
Jan. 10, 2017
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GEORGE F. LEE / 1997
Entertainer-turned-restaurateur Iva Kinimaka stirred a pot of beef stew in the kitchen of the Diners Drive-In location in Kalihi. The Diners chain was founded by the Sugai family in 1965, but various locations were run by independent operators such as Kinimaka.