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Hifumi Restaurant

April 28, 2013

Hifumi Restaurant

Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes at your favorite restaurant? Well, much credit goes to the many chefs, owners and managers who work diligently day in and day out to make sure Hawaii’s diners have a top-notch dining experience. This week, Dining Out gets the inside scoops from Hifumi manager and server Elsie…

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Splurging on Scallops!

Happy Sunday, Ono readers! We need to treat ourselves every now and then, and if it’s not with sweets, then it should be with scallops. These cute little critters are everything you could ever want and more. Bite-size, mild but sweet, velvety and dense … boy, are they worth every bite! Regarded as the only…

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January 20, 2013

Hifumi Restaurant

Go yahoo for wafu! Enjoy the wafu preparation at a discount for a limited time during the Wafu Special ($9.95) at Hifumi. Choose from a variety of options including ahi and tofu to be served up hot and sizzling with grilled onions, garlic and sake-soaked soy sauce. The special also includes miso soup, tsukemono and…

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December 30, 2012

Authentic Japanese Cuisine at Your Fingertips

When you bite through the crispy outer layers and tender inner layers of Hifumi Japanese Restaurant’s shrimp tempura realize that what you have by the tail is the essence of Japanese cuisine: freshness, simplicity and balance. The tiger shrimp is freshly peeled and battered with egg and two kinds of flours for different textures, then…

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September 16, 2012

Stumbling Upon Fresh Seafood at Hifumi

Whether you’ve always loved to visit the Chinese Cultural Plaza or you are exploring Chinatown’s impressive center of shops and restaurants for the first time, Hifumi Japanese Restaurant comes as a surprise to all who first see it. That’s because it’s one of the only Japanese eateries located inside the conglomeration of Chinese culture. But…

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July 29, 2012

Tempura Time at Hifumi

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder — and that’s true when it comes to food as well. It’s said that two people can look at the same thing and each will see something different. It’s all a matter of perception. Hifumi Japanese Restaurant boasts that it has the biggest shrimp around for its…

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May 27 - June 2, 2012

Hifumi hits the spot

Although it may seem odd that a Japanese restaurant is located in the Chinese Cultural Plaza in the heart of Chinatown, one taste of the food at Hifumi Restaurant will rid customers of any misconceptions they may have. Hifumi offers up a wide array of Japanese favorites like donburi, mendon, a variety of bentos and…

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Decompressing with Tofu

Happy Sunday, Ono readers! Wasting no time here, let me get straight to the point. Lately, I’ve been crazy busy! My life is so hectic and sometimes it seems like I’m holding on for dear life. Between work, play and family it can be difficult to find a balance. So, with this said, just to…

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April 10 - 16, 2011

Hifumi’s Got a Real Catch for Patrons

Due to the overwhelming popularity of last month’s special offer on its Steamed Butterfish, Hifumi Restaurant has extended the value deal into this month. For $13.95, diners receive a 4- to 5-pound filet of fresh Alaskan butterfish that’s been marinated in a special homemade shoyu sauce, stir-fried in soybean oil and green onions, and steamed…

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