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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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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“saimin” (43 reviews)
“noodles” (12 reviews)
“soup” (6 reviews)
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98-020 Kamehameha Hwy, Aiea, Oahu, HI 96701-5159
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

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 20 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
Reviewed 20 November 2016

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...More

Thank LnS2004
Reviewed 23 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...More

Thank Melissa181
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.

Thank 808Carol1959
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...More

Thank Wade K
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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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