Our Top Picks - Dining in West Maui (27)

Our Top Picks - Dining in West Maui

Dining options while on vacation can be a little overwhelming when you aren't familiar to the area. Check out some of our Chase 'N Rainbows favorite spots in West Maui to grab a bite, sip a cocktail and celebrate being on Maui. We have convenitently provided contact info for each restaurant recommendation of ours to better serve you while on vacation. Call us if you have questions or if you would like for us to make a reservation at one of our favorite spots!!


Sushi roll
(808) 669-6286

Stop by Sansei Seafood Restaurant and Sushi Bar for fresh seafood, saki and more. You'll want to try their award winning dishes, like the Asian Shrimp Cake and Panko-Crusted Fresh Ahi Sashimi

Burger and Fries
(808) 669-6200

The Burger Shack in Kapalua offers burgers, shakes and a beachfront bar. Kids will love the walk-up style service and the over-flowing shakes.

Chicken dish with greens
(808) 669-1500

Stop by the Sea House Restaurant for open-air dining and fresh, sea-to-table cuisine. Chef Alexander Stanislaw crafted the award-winning menu at this establishment.

Pancakes with syrup
(808) 669-5621

Stop by The Gazebo for American eats at affordable prices. You'll love their macadamia nut pancakes with local coconut syrup.

Shrimp Scampi
(808) 669-6299

High above the Kapalua coastline in Hawaii, on the island of Maui, sits The Plantation House Restaurant, a thoroughly modern blend of...

(808) 878-6763

Monkeypod Kitchen in Ka'anapali serves up fresh, organic and hand crafted food and drink. They offer a great selection of cocktails and craft beer and have live music.

Lobster Tail
(808) 662-2978

Honoring the spirit of Aloha, Duke's Beach House in Ka'anapali offers live music, great views, fresh fare and a stellar atmosphere.

Shrimp Seafood Pasta Salad
(808) 667-6636

With arguably the best outdoor patio in Ka'anapali, Hula Grill is a must. They offer live entertainment and delicious food. Sit with your toes in the sand at this awesome establishment.

Fresh Fish & chips
(808) 661-4495

Right on Ka'anapali beach is Leilani's on the Beach, offering great food, views and brews! Their Chilled Seafood Platter is perfect for...

Pulled Pork Sandwich
(808) 669-6999

Dine on international cuisine with hints of Hawaiian influence at Roy's Ka'anapali. Their presentation is beautiful and seating offers views overlooking the 18th hole of the Ka'anapali golf course.

Korean Crepe with Chopsticks
(808) 667-5400

Star Noodle offers Asian specialties and noodle bowls with fresh, house made noodles. Stop by for lunch or dinner from 10:30am - 10pm.

Tequila Shots
(808) 661-1287

With over 40 kinds of tequila, and beautiful waterfront views, Frida's is a must for lovers of Mexican food. Enjoy the beautiful waterfront views as you feast on Chile Relleno.

Fresh Oysters
(808) 667-9390

Honu Seafood & Pizza offers spectacular views of the ocean, but there food is just as gorgeous to look at. Choose from fresh and artfully crafted seafood dishes or share a brick oven fired pizza with your loved ones.

Dragon Fruit Boat filled with Hawaiian Fruit
(808) 667-9394

Enjoy fresh mediterranean inspired dishes on Mala Ocean Tavern's patio, while boats float by in the ocean. Mala Ocean Tavern also offers a beautiful brunch spread every Saturday and Sunday. Stop by during happy hour every day between 3pm and 4:30pm.

Cast Iron Pan Pizza
(808) 667-7667

Sale Pepe in Lahaina serves up traditional Italian fare using classic techniques. Stop in for a pan pizza, or pasta fresca made with organic pasta. Sale Pepe is open Mondays through Saturdays for dinner from 5pm to 10pm.

Crusted Tuna Fish
(808) 661-4811

Stop by Kimo's on Front Street in Old Lahaina Town for fresh seafood, steaks and grog. They offer live entertainment frequently throughout the week and have the Lanai Bar if you're only looking to grab a drink.

Stuffed Mushrooms
(808) 667-6211

LYC members, their guests and reciprocity yacht club members can stop by the Lahaina Yacht Club for Tofu Stir Fry, Shrimp Scampi and more. Be sure to call ahead for reservations at Lahaina Yacht Club.

Roe Pastry
(808) 667-5117

Since 1990, Lahaina Grill has been serving up contemporary dishes with beautiful presentations. Enjoy their Cake Walk Trio featuring lobster, pacific rock crab and diver scallop cake, or go for an artfully crafted cocktail.

Ceviche Dish at Maui Restaurant
(808) 667-4341

Dine under the stars while you listen to the tide roll in at Pacific'O on the Beach. You'll enjoy Lobster Ravioli, Coconut Crusted Mahi and Seafood Risotto while you're surrounded by beautiful sights and sounds.

Fish and Chips with Beer
(808) 662-3456

Paia Fishmarket's name says it all - delicious meals crafted from the freshest seafood, generous helpings of coleslaw, crispy onion rings and more! Paia Fishmarket is as affordable as it is delicious.

Caprese salad
(808) 661-6633

Penne Pasta Cafe offers a casual atmosphere and fresh Italian food. Stop by for pizza, and pasta. We recommend the Bolognese Fettuccine or the Spaghetti with Baby Calamari.

Crab Stuffed Grilled Cheese
(808) 661-4900

Dining at Down the Hatch is a must when in Lahaina. Feast on a Crab Stuffed Grilled Cheese and Crispy Coconut Shrimp at this award-winning restaurant. Guy Fiari even stopped by in the summer of 2017 to feature Down the Hatch on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives!

Slice of pepperoni pizza
(808) 661-0700

Enjoy stunning views of the ocean while dining at Lahaina Pizza Company. They serve up fantastic deep dish pizza, house made sandwiches and pastas. They also have amazing fruit and ice cream drinks (both for parents and for kids)!

Crabcake meal
(808) 669-6425

Fleetwood's on Front Street is home to tasty food, stellar entertainment and awesome daily specials. Stop by their rooftop bar for the Daily Sunset Ceremony or their main bar & lounge every day between 2pm and 5pm for happy hour.

Fresh Jersey Style Pizza
(808) 662-3332

Take a break from Maui's fresh seafood and feast on jersey-style pizza, calzones and subs at Prison Street Pizza. Build your own calzone to perfection with a huge variety of toppings and sauces. This comfort food will not disappoint.

Macadamia Nut Pancakes and Fruit
(808) 270-4858

Stop by The Pioneer Inn Grill & Bar for Macadamia Nut Pancakes with Coconut Syrup, Mahi Mahi & Eggs and so much more. The Pioneer Inn Grill & Bar is located in The Best Western in downtown Lahaina.

Chili Cheese Hot Dogs
(808) 667-0908

Cool Cat's Cafe has been voted Maui's Best Burger for 13 years straight! Stop by for a Chili Cheese Dog and a build-your-own Milkshake. They also have veggie burgers available with a great selection of fixings.