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Rearview Mirror: Corner of Ward and Ala Moana had 5 restaurants since 1930s

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                                Kewalo Inn, on the corner of Ward Avenue and Ala Moana Boulevard from 1930 to 1956, launched the careers of Albert and Wallace Teruya, who founded Times Supermarkets, and Steven Nagamine, who founded Flamingo restaurants.

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    Kewalo Inn, on the corner of Ward Avenue and Ala Moana Boulevard from 1930 to 1956, launched the careers of Albert and Wallace Teruya, who founded Times Supermarkets, and Steven Nagamine, who founded Flamingo restaurants.

Fashion designer Nake‘u Awai asked me about Christian’s Hut, a restaurant/­lounge at Ward Avenue and Ala Moana Boulevard, where Ward Warehouse later was located. He worked there briefly in the 1950s before going to the University of Washington. Read more

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