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Long Time Locals - Restaurant Question

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Long Time Locals - Restaurant Question

About 25 years ago my grandparents lived in Key West. There was a little Polynesian restaurant called the Hukelau (sp?). Has anyone heard of this place...is it even still around?

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1. Re: Long Time Locals - Restaurant Question

Nope Hukelau is long gone, building and all.

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Does anyone remember the Buttery restaurant in the 80's. What is it now.

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I think it where Abbondanza is now.

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Thanks Arnia, my granny used to manage that place and I have some great memories of spending my summers there.

I appreciate the reply. By the way...what did they end up building there in it's place?

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Arnie....I apologize for the typo in my previous post with your screen name.

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I think there is some government building there now.

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Thanks for the info Arnie

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A lot of locals were sad to see the Hukelau go. That place was almost historic.

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My memories are vague, but I recall really loving that place. I can see why the locals would have hated to see it go.

Thanks again.

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