I haven't seen my grandparents in over a year and my baby cousin Eric was getting married -- Two good enough reasons to stop everything and book a last minute flight to Honolulu. My brother and I had a great time talking story (catching up) with our dad's side of the family and eating in/around Kapahulu, Honolulu's hip eating spot.
Ono Hawaiian Foods has been my favorite hole-in-the-wall joint for some years now. Simple. Cheap. Divey. It's the perfect setting for real Hawaiian grub. For lunch Jer and I shared a Chicken Long Rice Plate and an order of Kalua Pork. Our Chicken Long Rice plate came with Haupia (I heart haupia), Pipikaula (jerky beef), Lomi Lomi Salmon, and Rice. Plenty for two of us, plus extra to take home.
Ono Hawaiian Foods
726 Kapahulu Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96816
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