Grand Wailea hotel in 2012. Phone 808-875-1234.
The owner of Amasia is Alan Wong, a famous chef who has two outstanding restaurants in Honolulu on the island of Oahu. So the food at Amasia is wonderful. They have foods from many countries, a "global marketplace of different cultures where east meets west in Hawaii." There are small plates perfect for sharing and tasting. In addition to a sushi bar, Amasia has a robata, which is a grill used to prepare Japanese food for customers seated around the cooking area. The main sections of the long menu are soups & salads, seafood, poultry, pork, beef, rice & noodles, vegetables, and sushi. There is also a 5-course tasting menu.
Everything that I and my dining companions tasted at Amasia was excellent and was beautifully presented.
See food photos and menu below.
Reviews of my other favorite fine-dining (expensive) Maui restaurants are at Maui fine dining.
Amasia menu (subject to change) $$$ Expensive
Snacks Soups Salads:
Potato Chips with Mustard Onion Seasoning
Roasted Nuts with Sweet Black Pepper
Marinated Olives with Crack Seeds
Miso Clam Chowder
Whole Tomato Salad
Silken Tofu Salad
Ginger Crusted Onaga
Whole Steamed Island Fish
Crispy Whold Dungeness Crab
Shoyu Duck Bao Buns
Jidori Chicken Thigh Skewer
Crispy Jidori Chicken
Rolls - many varieties
Nigiri - many varieties
Ham & Cheese Croquettes
Potstickers with Soy Vinegar Chili Dip
Kurobuta Char Siu Baby Back Ribs
Local Portuguese Sausage
Pork Tenderloin Skewer
Pork and Spong Katsu
Soy Braised Short Ribs KoChooJang Sauce
Anticucho Beef Heart
Beef Sliders, Bao Buns
Korean Style Kalbi Beef Short Ribs
Beef Tenderloin Skewer
Wagyu Ribeye Steak
Rice & Noodles:
Kim Chee Fried Rice
Chicken Black Pepper Iwamoto Noodle
Kula Corn on the Cob
Hamakua Alii Mushrooms
Chili Garlic Soybeans
Kula strawberry cheesecake
Waialua chocolate pudding
Maui Gold pineapple shave ice
Grilled Cheese on Tomato Soup
Beef Short Ribs with KoChooJang Sauce
Ahi Meatballs in Angry Sauce
Shrimp Mushroom Custard
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