• 2330 Kalakaua Ave #396, Honolulu
  • 808-800-3571

Lunch Menu

Main Menu

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small plates

  • $7

    Edamame

    Sweet chili or Alaea pink salt, lemon

  • $8

    Shishito Peppers

    Soy dressing, lemon, bonito flakes

  • $14

    Steam Buns

    Hoisin, pickled chilies, cilantro, sweet chili glaze

  • $13

    Octopus

    Soy gelee, lemon, pickled chilies, flowers

  • $17

    Tuna Tataki

    Creamy yuzu, sweet soy

  • $14

    Crispy Calamari

    Shoyu, garlic, chili, herbs

  • $18

    Short Rib & Foie Gras Gyoza

    Pickled chilies, truffle ponzu dressing

 

 

soups & salads

  • $10

    Big Island Hearts of Palm Salad

    Citrus, mache lettuce, radish, yuzu dressing

  • $10

    Ho Farm’s Tomato Salad

    Tofu, pea tendrils, wafu dressing, sesame cracker

  • $10

    Baku Salad

    Big island lettuce, candies pecans, umeboshi dressing

  • $6

    Classic Miso Soup

    Tofu, scallions, wakame

 

 

Bento Box Lunch

All server with steamed rice, classic miso soup, cucumber wakame salad

  • $14

    Teriyaki

    Salmon or Chicken

  • $24

    Sushi

    Spicy tuna roll, hamachi sashimi, Salmon belly nigiri

  • $17

    Robata Skewers (pick two)

    Chicken thigh & spring onion, tofu, Chicken gizzards, kurobuta pork belly, sake glazed chicken wings

 

 

Sandwiches \ Entree Salads

All sandwiches served with furikake shrimp chips

  • $17

    Baku Burger

    Soy glazed onions, yuzu pickles, brioche bun, miso mayo

  • $15

    Chicken Katsu Sandwich

    Cabbage, ginger dressing, kewpie mayo, soft roll

  • $16

    Robata Grilled Fish Sandwich

    Spicy mayo, lettuce, tomato, Hawaiian sweet bun

  • $18

    Sesame Ahi Salad

    Cucumber, avocado, ho farm tomatoes, radish, ginger dressing

  • $17

    Teriyaki Salad (choice of: teriyaki chicken or salmon)

    Napa cabbage, big island lettuce, carrots, daikon, creamy sesame dressing

 

 

Sushi Burritos\Tacos

  • $6

    Kalbi Style Short Ribs Taco

    Fresh kimchi, spicy mayo, corn tortillas

  • $6

    Chicken Katsu Taco

    Cabbage, ginger dressing, kewpie mayo

  • $6

    Robata Grilled Fish Taco

    Spicy mayo, lettuce, tomato

  • $17

    Baku “Sushi” Burrito

    Ahi, ogo, Maui onion, pickled chilies, green onions

  • $16

    Yellowtail “Sushi” Burrito

    Hamachi, eel, unagi sauce, avocado wasabi puree, sesame

  • $15

    Spicy Salmon “Sushi” Burrito

    Wakame, cucumbers, shiso, wasabi tobiko

 

 

From the Coals

  • $36

    Black Cod

    Miso glaze, pickled onions, ginger shoots

  • $26

    Kalbi Style Short Ribs

    Kimchi puree, pickles

  • $28

    Soy Ginger Skirt Stake 10 oz

    Maitake mushrooms, shrio miso mustard

  • $22

    Jidori Chicken Breast

    Shimeji mushrooms, turnip salad, roasted ginger jus

 

 

Sashimi \ Nigiri \ Rolls

  • $8-10

    NZ King Salmon

  • $10-13

    Yellowtail

  • $11-14

    Hawaiin Ahi

  • $16

    Soft Shell Crab

    Cream yuzu, avocado, tobiko

  • $16

    Spicy Gokujo Tuna

    Blue fin tuna, shichimi pepper, cucumber, yuzu

  • $17

    Baku Rainbow

    Ahi, Hamachi, king salmon, avocado, snow crab