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Shiro's Saimin Haven

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98-020 Kamehameha Hwy, Aiea, Oahu, HI 96701-5159
+1 808-488-8824
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07:00 - 22:30
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 22:30
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 23:30
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Cypress, California
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174 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came upon this hole-in-the-wall place quite by accident. My friends were looking for a shave ice experience while I was searching for something more substantial to satisfy my hunger. Although the environment has a slightly rundown strip mall feel, my takeout order of saimin with chicken cutlet and wun tun (2) was packaged nicely. The soup was hot and... More 

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Thank LnS2004
kingsland ga
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Food was ok. Nothing to write home about. Just fair tasting. After we finished our meals my daughter pulls a bug from her rice. Not mad as I know rice is made in bulk and prepared early. But not impressed. Wish I was brave enough to say something about the bug instead we paid and left to not go back... More 

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Thank Melissa181
Honolulu, Hawaii
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Great service, our server was warm and friendly and gave us suggestions on what to order. The saimin was just OK, but the country noodles were ono.

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Thank 808Carol1959
North Las Vegas, Nevada
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52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

This was usually my first stop from the airport. If you are ever near this place, give yourself a great and stop by for a bowl of saimin(japanese noodles). They have so many varieties but I always end up ordering the dodonpa. You better be hungry cause it has everything in it! Love it!!! Order a couple bbq sticks with... More 

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Thank Wade K
Kailua
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is where noodles is a specialty. A few are the favorites of known Hawaiian celebrities and named after them, But overall, you can't go wrong with any choice off the menu. It depends on your taste so go back multiple times to find your favorite. It will be worth your time, if you can do this. Bottom line is... More 

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Fountain, Colorado
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

I've been to Shiro's the last few times I visited Oahu and made it my first priority. The menu is extensive and there are many different choices. The portion is generous as well. I highly recommend it.

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Thank Suzanne W
Basking Ridge
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271 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

We met a local guy while at Pearl Harbor and he gave us several places to try for "good eats". One was Shiro's, about five minutes from Pearl Harbor. We really like Saimin and when we looked at the menu and had maybe 40 different types to choose from, we were blown away. Ok, all the Saimins are not necessarily... More 

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Thank trvel4fun
Honolulu, Hawaii
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124 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

It's been years since I've been to Shiro's. In fact the last time I went was at their Kalihi location. I'm so glad that the quality if food is the same. The #58 Dodonpa brought back awesome memories. So onolicious I couldn't believe it. We also had the chicken cutlet with gravy. The chicken was very very very tender and... More 

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Thank Shane F
Houston, Texas
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Great local food option. I was the only haole boy there, and lucky for me. Big bowl of saimin with pork, tall ice cup of Fanta orange. What more do you need? Menu with a million noodle combinations.

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Thank HarryKnapp
Honolulu, Hawaii
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117 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

The pork cutlet is to die for! Also, a lot of the food on their menu is good, wholesome, stick to your ribs local style good food! And the prices and service is great! This is my regular place to grind local style food!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Hawaiian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:30
Monday
07:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:30
Thursday
07:00 - 22:30
Friday
07:00 - 22:30
Saturday
07:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98-020 Kamehameha Hwy, Aiea, Oahu, HI 96701-5159
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Aiea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-488-8824

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?