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Shiro's Saimin Haven

98-020 Kamehameha Hwy, Aiea, Oahu, HI 96701-5159
+1 808-488-8824
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Hawaiian
98-020 Kamehameha Hwy, Aiea, Oahu, HI 96701-5159
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Went for a classic saimin+burger combo for ~$10. Saimin is great as always, and something you can't find easily on the mainland, so this was a must-stop when I visited.

Thank o_hughmanatee
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Mostly locals visit this out of the way place but it's an original slice of the past. The saimin is great (whether for meal or snack) and NO beef on-a-stick but teriyaki beef slice on a bed of cabbage is just as good as I...More

Thank L2079DPgarym
Reviewed 17 January 2018

The atmosphere, service and food was very very good!! Kinda tucked away from the main road and may miss it if you are not looking, which we did.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 16 December 2017

One of the comfort food places here in Hawaii. Their selection of saimin (ramen) is extensive. They also have options for local style plates with rice, mac salad or french fries. There is a wide selection of sides to add to your meal.

Thank Sherwin A
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great local food good noodles and have sushi. They've been around for a long time quick great service.

Thank liwai
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Hawaii is known for its Saimin. But seldom does one come across such variety of authentic Saimin. And there's lots more on the menu too.

Thank davidV1642TR
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

This place is full of memories. Not mine, I never knew Shiro, but apparently he was a local personality. The walls of this eatery are filled with Shiro's photos and pithy sayings. Lots of locals eat here and it's a fun place to get a...More

Thank Yessyhara
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Decided to visit due to the multiple excellent reviews we had read. I am glad I did was able to cross it off. Nothing special ... service was good but the saimin was not.

Thank TraveledKat
Reviewed 30 December 2016

we went here on the advice of our concierge. I didn't want anywhere pretentious or fussy and this definitely delivered. We loved it even though it was quite a hike from our hotel in Ko Olani. Totally local, located in a non descript strip mall...More

Thank cbl41
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

This place has a huge menu and good food. Family had lg saimin s and were very happy. It was tasty and BIG. The laulau was salty side but meaty, not much fat! Good tripe stew too

Thank campfamily50
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
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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