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Tiki Central Forums Locating Tiki Hawaiian Room, Omaha, NE (restaurant)
Hawaiian Room, Omaha, NE (restaurant)
Dustycajun
Tiki Socialite

Joined: Nov 16, 2007
Posts: 4427
From: Santa Barbara, CA
Posted: 2012-12-14 11:17 pm   Permalink

Name:Hawaiian Room
Type:restaurant
Street:7000 Dodge Street
City:Omaha
State:NE
Zip:
country:USA
Phone:
Status:defunct

Description:

While the quest for Tiki history has waned, I press on.

I received a notice from my matchbook collector friend Mrs. Crill about this unique salesman's sample matchbox from the Hawaiian Room located at the Town House motel in Omaha.


(a better scan to follow)

I did a little research and found this menu on Arkiva Tropika.




That mug on the top of the menu looks Crypto!



And found this funny ad.



Still places out there to be discovered.

DC



 
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tikilongbeach
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Joined: Aug 05, 2011
Posts: 1400
From: Long Beach, CA via Dallas, TX
Posted: 2012-12-15 12:29 pm   Permalink

DC, I enjoy your posts of vintage photos, postcards and menus. The posts regarding vintage tiki and Polynesian restaurants are some of my favorites. Thank you and everyone else for your research.
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-Lori


 
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Tattoo
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Joined: Sep 24, 2005
Posts: 235
From: Los Angeles
Posted: 2013-12-30 4:01 pm   Permalink

Here's a couple mugs for the Moloka Monsoon as seen on top of the menu:







The version I found is slightly matte. Much like the Spurlin pieces. Here's the one found by Bamboolodge (from a different thread) which seems to have a heavier glaze to it:







 
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