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Shabu Shabu House

1221 Kapiolani Blvd, Ste 108, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-3501
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Ranked #921 of 1,921 Restaurants in Honolulu
Cuisines: Japanese
Most recent review
- Sep 16, 2014
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Pearl City, Hawaii
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40 reviews 40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

If you have eaten real Shabu Shabu in Japan, you'll know this place is not very authentic. Quality, Taste, Umami, Ingredients, Tare (dipping source), etc about everything.

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Chaska, Minnesota
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Very delicious and the service was impeccable! We asked for a few modifications to the menu and they did what they could. Very friendly and the kobe beef was absolutely wonderful!

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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

My local friend took me to this restaurant which specializes in hot-pot dishes. We ordered the house plate (I've forgotten the exact name) which comes with paper thin slices of meat and vegetables. I couldn't even finish mine, there was so much food. (I believe 8 oz. of meat). The meat cooked quickly in the hot-pot. The sauces are all... More

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West Vancouver
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

It was such a great food, the egg sauce was incredibly fresh. The meat was just amazing and the server was nice. A little over priced but still worth it!

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

I frequent this restaurant monthly. I understand that the ownership has changed but i still recognize familiar faces and the basic menu is the same. What draws us back again is the healthy choice soup base allowing us to flavor the soup to our own liking and the dipping sauces. i have noticed a new menu but our favorites are... More

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Mystic, Connecticut
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52 reviews 52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2009

this is a cook your-own-food-in-a-pot-in-front-of-you kind of place, but the broth was watery and we didn't really get any "instructions" on how to eat it...ie, what do we use for the raw meat, etc. the place next door gyu-taku is much better!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2008

This is good, but I still prefer Ichiriki

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