Located near the corner of Smith Street in the heart of Chinatown, this small manapua kitchen is one of the islands' best know local secrets. This ... More
Char Hung Sut
Located near the corner of Smith Street in the heart of Chinatown, this small manapua kitchen is one of the islands' best know local secrets. This family-run spot has been cranking out char siu bao , siu mai and noodles for over a generation. Unfortunately, you may have to circle the block over and over to find parking to get your hands on the inexpensive and yummy goodness that they offer. However, the trick is to arrive early, especially for the flaky ma tai su . It's the perfect alternative for that family pot luck or lunch at the beach with friends. - Lottie Tagupa
Good food/Rude owner manager.
When I was much younger, the staff was much nicer. Several times since I think son inherited the establishment, he was rud and obnoxious to my family more than once. If the products weren t so good we would have stopped going.
The biggest reason everyone gathers at this beachfront restaurant is the music and the patio sunsets. The sound is "Contemporary
Hawaiian" and appeals to a youngish demographic. Groups that often play here are Kapena, Makana and Lilikoi Sisters (Friday ...
Readers of "Honolulu Magazine" consistently rate this as the most romantic restaurant not to mention one of the top Italian
restaurants at Oahu. The cosmopolitan tropical location is unbeatable, and the service strikes just the right balance between attentive ...
Being in this place is more like being in Japan than America. Of course, one could say that about many
places in Hawai'i but Shogun has actually won awards for it. The restaurant was named "Best Japanese" in the ...