What do vegetarians like even better than vegetarian restaurants? Wonderful restaurants that have great vegetarian foods as well as great non-vegetarian items for your friends and family who want to eat with you, but who are not vegetarians!
On Maui, you can have the best of both worlds. On this web page are the best vegetarian dishes that are available at Maui’s best restaurants in all price ranges. Click on the blue links for more details including menu lists and food photos. I’ve also included a list of completely vegetarian restaurants further down on this page.
The following restaurants are among the best on Maui in each price range, and for each I have listed some of their excellent vegetarian dishes.
Honu in Lahaina 667-9390 $$
Several good vegetarian items on the menu, including kale salad (with dates & pomegranate) and gado-gado salad (with beans, tofu & quinoa).
Roy’s in Kaanapali 669-6999 $$$
Ask for their special vegetarian menu, which includes 4 appetizer & salad choices and 4 entree choices.
Multiple excellent pasta dishes, plus spinach and eggplant preparations.
Haliimaile General Store in Upcountry 572-2666 $$$
Ask for their special vegetarian menu, which includes 4 interesting entrees (2 with tofu).
Sansei in Kapalua 669-6286 or in Kihei 879-0004 $$
This Japanese seafood and sushi restaurant features several vegetarian choices, including Paia Maki, Grilled Veggie Roll, Miso Soup, Edamame, Roasted Eggplant, Wok tossed vegetables, Grilled mushrooms, Tempura vegetables, and a couple tofu dishes (Hiyayakko, Agedashi)
CJ’s Deli & Diner in Kaanapali 667-0968 $
Portabella grill, caprese, pineapple fried rice, veggie burger, veggie sandwiches, vegetarian cobb salad, spinach salad, several desserts.
Lahaina Coolers in Lahaina 661-7082 $$
Lunch and dinner menus include Vegetarian Shepherds Pie, Stuffed portabellini mushroom, Grilled artichoke, Spinach & feta quesadilla, Stuffed pasta shells.
Sesame crusted tofu & quinoa stir-fry, Squash stuffed with quinoa & veggies, Taro-lentil steak, Kale salad, Spicy eggplant burger.
Leoda’s Kitchen & Pie Shop 662-3600 $
Fried salad (brussel spout leaves, lettuce, mint, radish), veggie burger (taro), or handheld corn pie.
Pita Paradise in Wailea 879-7177 or Kihei 875-7679 $
Veggie pitas including sauteed veggies, Greek salad, Caesar salad, or spicy falafel. Also hummus, ziziki bread, pita pitza.
Thai Chef in Lahaina 667-2814 $
Asian food, long menu, numerous vegetarian choices with and without tofu.
Thailand Cuisine in Kihei and Kahului 875-0839 $
Long menu, numerous vegetarian chioces with and without tofu.
Vietnamese Cuisine in Kihei 875-2088 $
Vietnamese food. Summer rolls, spring rolls, green papaya, tofu cabbage salad, steam vegetables, hot sour soup, stuffed tofu, tofu burritos, stir fry.
Joy’s Place in Kihei 879-9258 $
Organic healthy food including several vegan items, veggie burger, Indo crunch collard wrap, nut burger, burrito supreme.
A Saigon Cafe in Wailuku 243-9560 $$
Vietnamese food, away from the tourist areas. Summer or spring rolls with tofu, Grilled tofu vegetables platter, Tofu with curry & lemon grass, stuffed tofu.
Honokowai Okazuya just north of Kaanapali 665-0512 $
The lunch and dinner menu on Maui’s best carryout food has seven vegetarian entree choices, including kung pao tofu and tofu chow fun.
Maui Brewing Company in Kahana 669-3474 $
The owner is vegetarian, so they have several good vegetarian choices, including tofu pot pie.
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