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Address: off Highway 450 East, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI
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This place was once the alleged home of a mythical sea monster. This oddly...

This place was once the alleged home of a mythical sea monster. This oddly shaped rock was a cave in ancient times and a giant octopus lived there.

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A Trip Down Culinary Lane

Octopus, or squid in local speak, is a favorite item on the Island menu. The proper term is he'e and the Hawaiian variety runs about a pound a piece. That makes them small enough... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

Octopus, or squid in local speak, is a favorite item on the Island menu. The proper term is he'e and the Hawaiian variety runs about a pound a piece. That makes them small enough to be tender to the tooth. One way you'll find them served is in squid luau. This festival dish is prepared as a stew of taro... More 

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is regarded as a very spiritual place by native Hawaiians. You can view it off the highway quite easily. Buy an island book to learn of its significance.God Bless

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