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Wed, 7/8
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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

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Ala Moana - Kakaako
0.5 miles from Ala Moana Beach Park
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pumpkin tempura
6 pieces of sweet pumpkin tempura, prefect as starters!
vegetable tempura
assortment of garden vegetables, eggplant, pumpkin, carrot, zuccin & shiltake mushroom.
calamari tempura
tender‎ calamari lightly battered & deep fried. served w/ wasabi aioli.
shrimp tempura
5 pieces of succurent shrimp lightly battered & deep fried
assorted tempura
assortment of golden vegetables & shrimp tempura
ahi (tuna
ika (squid)
hotate (scallop)
hamachi (yellowtail)
ahi tataki w/ garlic chips
lightly seared ahi sashimi, w/ garlic chips & homemade ponzu
sashimi sample
ahi, salmon & hamachi
yuzu hamachi carpaccio
thinly sliced yellowtail sashimi w/ yuzu pepper vinaigrette topped w/ pickled wasabi
assorted sashimi
Ahi, salmon, hamachi, Ika & scallop
spicy tuna roll
spicy tuna & cucumber wrapped in rice, nori, & sesame seeds
spicy scallop roll
spicy scallop roll topped w/ spicy mayonnaise & masago
shrimp tempura roll
Hawaiian favorite big roll. two shrimp tempura w/ sweet end soy sauce.
tempura roll
california roll lightly battered & fried, served w/ warm tempura dipping sauce.
caterpiller roll
unagi roll wrapped w/ sliced avocado on top
california roll
avocado, crabmeat & cucumber wrapped in rice, nori & masago
spider roll
soft-shell crab tempura w/ crab mayo, cucumber, burdock root & kaiware sprouts
spicy tuna crispy rice
crispy sushi rice topped w/ spicy raw tuna & pickled jalapeno
rainbow roll
california roll topped w/ avocado, tuna, yellowtail, shrimp & salmon
ume cucumber salad
cucumbers lightly tossed w/ homemade plum sauce, sprinkled w/ petite white fish & bonito flakes
lightly salted boiled soybeans
yukari french fries
fried shoestring potatoes sprinkled w/ shiso salt seasoning
fresh homemade tofu
fresh homemade tofu served w/ green onions, sea salt, nori & soy dashi broth
pork gyoza
japanese potstickers served w/ chili soy sauce
agedashi tofu
lightly battered & fried tofu served w/ light soy dashi broth.
mochi cheese gratin
mochi cubes blanketed w/ mozzarella & light soy dashi broth. baked & topped w/ green onion & nori.
char-siu pork & japanese scallions
japanese-style barbecue pork, slightly torched to perfection accompanied by japanese scallions & homemade ponzu sauce
chicken karaage
crispy‎ chicken served w/ homemade spicy tartar sauce
"foot long" chicken katsu
biggest chicken katsu in town! perfectly breaded, deep fried & served w/ homemade katsu sauce.
homemade tofu salad
homemade tofu drizzled w/ creamy sesame dressing & served w/ crispy wontons, nori & mixed greens
spinach salad
fresh‎ baby spinach topped w/ crispy bacon strips, sliced onion & hard-boiled egg.
tuna sashimi salad
ahi sashimi w/ wasabi mayo on a bed of mixed greens, onion & cucumber tossed w/ homemade apple soy dressing.
crispy calamari salad
tempura battered calamari on a bed of mixed greens, onions & cucumber tossed w/ homemade cilantro vinaigrette.
pork chop bites w/ pineapple-onion saute
1lb. succulent pork chop w/ pineapple onion saute & watercress.
grilled teriyaki chicken
juicy grilled chicken w/ teriyaki sauce. served w/ wasabi mashed potato & watercress.
grilled teriyaki salmon steak
nicely caved two filets of salmon w/ teriyaki sauce, served w/ wasabi mashed potato & watercress.
garlic rib eye steak
12 oz. rib eye steak served w/ wasabi mashed potato & watercress.
hot udon noodle
udon noodles in a light soy dashi hot broth
shrimp tempura udon noodle
hot udon noodles w/ (get rid of topped) shrimp tempura
sukiyaki beef udon noodle
hot udon noodles w/ (get rid of topped) sukiyaki beef
old-fashioned yakisoba noodle
Stir-fried Yakisoba noodles w/ tender pork & vegetable topped w/ bonito flakes
ox tail ramen
ox tail & assorted vegetables are braised more than 6 hours in the house. ramen noodles are added in for the ultimate comfort food
spicy miso ramen
ramen noodles served in spicy miso paste broth topped w/ seasoned pork & chinese chives.
tokyo shoyu ramen
ramen noodles served in spicy miso paste broth topped w/ seasoned pork & chinese chives.
ishiyaki (hot stone cocking)
unagi rice
nagoya-style unagi filet served in a sizzling hot stone bowl.
salmon rice
smoked salmon sliced on rice topped w/ salmon caviar. served in a sizzling hot stone bowl.
garlic shrimp rice
local favorite garlic shrimp comes w/ rice & mixed in sizzling hot stone bowl.
garlic scallop
plump garlic scallop mixed w/ tomato & fresh basil served in a sizzling hot stone bowl.
sukiyaki bibimbap
mixed rice w/ sukiyaki beef, kimchee, bean sprouts, chives & hint of chef's secret served in a sizzling hot stone bowl.
rice set
tofu miso soup
clam miso soup
vanilla ice cream
green tea
banana flambe
baked banana drizzled w/ caramel & chocolate. topped w/ vanilla ice cream & flambe by dark rum.
honey toast
the specialty of the house-thick japanese white toast cutout & cubed. drizzled w/ honey & topped w/ vanilla ice cream
Presenting "the new wave in Japanese dining," Shokudo Japanese Restaurant & Bar offers an affordable dining experience with a dramatic architectural and design details. Much like the familiar, casual dining of Tokyo's center city, Shokudo Japanese offers an elaborate menu selection that encompasses both traditional Japanese dishes and the many ethnic and foreign influences that now infuse the popular dining culture of the country. A sleek floating bar placed at the center of the restaurant that hosts specialty cocktails and martinis, including the traditional and contemporary preparations of sake and shochu. Shokudo Japanese transports diners to an exciting revolution in popular Japanese dining,
$15 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed January 27, 2020

It was a dark and stormy night (it actually was) and because it was, there was no line of diners waiting to get in even though it was a Friday night. We were in town for one night and walked over from our hotel to...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 23, 2019 via mobile

Super love the restaurant Soooo good and delicious Lobster appetizer and the ramen Too many people Near ala moana mall

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 24, 2019 via mobile

Nothing special about this Japanese in Honolulu. The food and service were ok. We could find free parking nearby and the price was what we expected.

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed September 3, 2019

The service was ok. Then length of time it took to get the food was a problem. My food came out first then 20 minutes later, my friends food came out.

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed July 11, 2019

Back around 2006 up until three years ago (2016) Shokudo was fantastic- delicious Japanese fusion and great service. We went back this week for dinner, food was average and service quite terrible. We queued for 45 min, waitstaff forgot about us and gave our table...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed March 25, 2019 via mobile

So the food is 4 star but service only 2 stars. We had the Charsu and it was really good, meat was tender and hand a lot of flavor. Salmon teriyaki was also cook very good fish was tender and sauce was good. The side...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

I found this place on Instagram and was super excited to come and get some sushi! All there photos looked amazing and I’d picked everything I wanted already based from their posts online only to find out they actually have minimal sushi options and don’t...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed February 6, 2019

Large numbers from our convention found their way here for lunch, causing some service issues. My Ramen bowl was great, the Udon a bit overcooked, and the service uneven. Nice atmosphere in the place, and overall reasonably priced.

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I went here with another couple and had a great time! The appetizers were tasty, I got the potstickers and they were cooked perfectly crispy. Our waiter was kind, attentive, and gave a great recommendation for my meal. The ramens were tasty...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed December 22, 2018 via mobile

The quality of the food was very good, especially for the price. Our waitress was annoyingly stupid and detracted from the meal. I expected a better atmosphere, but at $128 for a large meal for 2 adults and 2 it’s good value. I’d give the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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November 16, 2016|
Response from Alistair450 | Reviewed this property |
Hello I am sorry but I cannot answer your question. I am surprised that no value is shown on the voucher. I think your best bet would be to e-mail the restaurant and ask them. I hope you get a clear answer. Regards Alistair
March 5, 2015|
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Response from Mvc14 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know for sure but, I lived in Honolulu for 6 years and it was already opened. I moved 2 years ago from Honolulu, so...do the math!
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