Best Restaurants In Maui

Updated on:
September 18, 2021

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Maui’s Best Restaurants

What are the best restaurants in Maui, Hawaii?

You can find Maui’s best restaurants in all price ranges.  On this page, I give you links to reviews with menu lists and food photos of Maui’s best fine-dining restaurants, Maui’s best moderate-priced restaurants, and Maui’s best inexpensive restaurants.

If you would prefer lists of ALL of the Maui restaurants reviewed on this website (instead of just my opinion of the BEST restaurants as listed below), then see:

West Maui restaurants

South Maui restaurants

Fine Dining restaurants

Moderate priced restaurants

Inexpensive restaurants

Alphabetical list of restaurants

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Best restaurants in Maui for fine dining (expensive)

At these restaurants, you can expect top-quality food, innovative preparations, beautiful presentations, excellent service, and some also have a great view.  Click for prices.

West side (Lahaina, Kaanapali, Kapalua)

Roy’s Kaanapali in the Kaanapali golf course clubhouse

Merriman’s in Kapalua

Pineapple Grill at the Bay golf course in Kapalua

South side (Kihei, Wailea)

Ami Ami in Kihei

Gannon’s in the Gold & Emerald golf course clubhouse in Wailea

Morimoto at the Andaz hotel in Wailea

Central

Haliimaile General Store at the entrance to Upcountry

Many more Maui fine-dining restaurant reviews

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Best restaurants in Maui with moderate prices

At these restaurants, the food is very good, but not as innovative, and in less fancy preparations, compared to the above group.  Service is very good, but not as attentive as at the fine-dining restaurants, and most do not have a view.  Click for prices.

West side (Lahaina, Kaanapali, Kapalua)

Kimo’s in Lahaina

Taverna in Kapalua

Sansei near the Ritz in Kapalua

South side (Kihei, Wailea)

Cafe O’Lei in the Rainbow Mall in Kihei

Three’s in Kihei Kalama Villages

Cuatro in the Kihei Town Center

Central

Cafe O’Lei at the Dunes golf course on the outskirts of Kahului

Bistro Casanova in Kahului

Mill House at the Maui Tropical Plantation

Many more Maui moderate-priced restaurant reviews

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Best inexpensive restaurants in Maui

These restaurants have delicious food at prices that are low for Maui.  You won’t get the ambiance of the above two categories, in some of them you’ll have to order at the counter, and there’s no view.  But these restaurants are proof that you can eat well without breaking your Maui budget.  Click for prices.

 

West side (Lahaina, Kaanapali, Kapalua)

CJ’s Deli & Diner on the outside of Kaanapali

Penne Pasta on Dickenson in Lahaina

Honokowai Okazuya on the lower road a couple miles north of Kaanapali

South side (Kihei, Wailea)

Eskimo Candy inland in mid-Kihei

Pita Paradise in the Wailea Gateway center

Nalu’s in the Azeka Makai shopping center

Central

Cafe Des Amis in Paia

Food trucks in Kahului

Many more Maui inexpensive restaurant reviews

The above is a list of the best restaurants in Maui in each price range in each area of Maui

If you would prefer just an alphabetical list of links to the pages about every reviewed restaurant, click on this link:

Maui Restaurants alphabetical list

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