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Best Saimin on Maui?

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Best Saimin on Maui?

We'll be in Napili, Maui the middle of December. We were last there in Nov 2006. We've been reading that Hanafuda has moved from Kahului to Kihei; and is now closed???? And the House of Saimin in Lahaina has also closed??? We heard that Uncle Rudy has passed away.

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Any suggestions for a good bowl of saimin?

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1. Re: Best Saimin on Maui?

I like the special saimin at Ba Le in the Maui Marketplace in Kahuli

Maui
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2. Re: Best Saimin on Maui?

Aloha,

Sam Sato's in Wailuku is good.

Hana, Hawaii
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3. Re: Best Saimin on Maui?

I think SW is saying, "Sam Sato's saimin is stupendous"!!! <zoooom>

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4. Re: Best Saimin on Maui?

Hey, Caddy,

And it's even better when trimmed in PINK!

There's also a Ba-Le in the Cannery Mall, if you like theirs.

Maryland
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5. Re: Best Saimin on Maui?

Thanks! swmarket: can you verify that Hanafuda's and House of Saimin are closed???

Maui
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6. Re: Best Saimin on Maui?

Aloha,

Yes, House of Saimin is closed. I don't know about Hanafuda's.

Maui
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7. Re: Best Saimin on Maui?

Aloha Kakou:

Sam Sato gets my vote, hands down! They do have rather limited hours, though, as they close at 2pm and are not open on Sunday.

We also like the noodles at Ramen-ya in the Kaahumanu Shopping Center, near the women's Macy's. And, their fried rice and gyoza are also excellent!

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8. Re: Best Saimin on Maui?

yep...Hanafuda is closed...it has been closed for about a year now...maybe longer.....

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9. Re: Best Saimin on Maui?

there's also saimin at the Zippys in Kahului......

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10. Re: Best Saimin on Maui?

My Japanese "son" loves the saimin at McDonalds! Go figure!! Not a great fan so can't really comment!