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Rokaru Shabu Shabu

November 27, 2016

This shabu shabu is not too shabby

Hawaii’s newest shabu shabu restaurant is heating up as it offers delectable hot-pot dishes in addition to tasty local-style Japanese meals. Located in Pearl City Gateway Shopping Center, Rokaru Shabu Shabu is where everyone comes hungry and leaves satisfied. Co-owner Reid Watanabe encourages guests to try his specialty hot-pot creation Chicken Hekka ($14.95 lunch, $16.95…

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October 23, 2016

Maximizing local ingredients

As the sun sets earlier and the air feels a little cooler this time of year, the recent trend of hot pot and shabu shabu eateries continues to heat up the appetites of Hawaii residents and tourists alike. Head west and you’ll find Rokaru Shabu Shabu. Located in Pearl City Gateway, the restaurant opened in…

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September 25, 2016

Rokaru Shabu Shabu

It’s no news that hot pot and shabu shabu eateries are booming right now. In fact, the recent craze over boiling pots of savory broths and the cook-your-own-food trend continue to run food scenes across the globe — including here in Hawaii. One restaurant in particular hopes to stand out from the rest. Rokaru Shabu…

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