Best Restaurants to Eat at in Honolulu: Soba Shingen

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Address: 2334 S King St, Honolulu, HI 96826

Soba Shingen is a restaurant in Hawaii that specializes in soba (as its name would suggest). Shingen’s menu is pretty similar to I-naba, but it has a bit more variety and offerings.

I had a lunch special ten-don and soba set, and it was about $16 or so. I was really impressed with Shingen, and it definitely exceeded my expectations. I think that I-naba’s soba is better than Shingen’s soba, but that Shingen’s tempura is right on par with, if not better than I-naba. I really like I-naba, so it is a compliment for me to say Shingen is right up there with it.

Shingen also has a special type of soba called moringa soba, which is supposed to be a healthier version of normal soba. If you are more of an udon fan, they also have an option to order udon as well. I personally didn’t try the moringa soba nor the udon, but if I go back another time it is something I would consider.

I think it is a lot easier to get into Shingen than Inaba, as well as a bit easier to find parking. If you are ever looking for some soba/udon and want to try out a new restaurant, Shingen is definitely a good option to consider.

Soba Shingen Recommendation Rating: 4

1: Something worth checking out if you have time

2: Something that is a hit for some people, but not a must for everyone

3: Something worth prioritizing if interested

4: Something worth making time to check out

5: An absolute home run, worth going out of your way for

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This is a blog for myself (and hopefully others) to keep track of all of the places, restaurants, books, movies, etc. that I do not want to forget. I am a college student who has lived in the US, Asia, and Europe for extended periods of time; I am very lucky to have had these experiences, and I want to share my recommendations with people interested in any of these locations.

NONE of these posts are advertisements. I do not have any discount codes or promotions for anything I write about; however, this should be considered a positive because it means that everything I write about reflects my true feelings. In order to keep this blog positive, my posts will only be recommendations for the things I enjoy the most in life. The topics will vary between whatever subjects I am interested in at a certain time, and I will have 1-2 new posts per day.

I wish I could have started this project earlier while some of my memories were fresher in my mind, but it is better late than never. I hope that other people will have the chance to visit or experience things that I write about, and I hope that people will have a similar taste in life to myself!

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