Maui, Hawaii – crystal clear waters, rolling mountains, and magnificent wildlife… What could be better than watching island life play out right in front of your dinner table?
Food is what brings us together. So, why not bring your loved ones to some of the most scenic restaurants in Maui, and make your time away an adventure to remember?
Regardless of your budget or preferences in cuisine, Maui has no shortage of restaurants with a view. Not sure where to start?
Keep reading to see our ultimate roundup, and get ready to launch headfirst into the dining experience of a lifetime.
DUO: Four Seasons
3900 Wailea Alanui Dr,
Do you love high-end dining? Of course you do. DUO in Maui is open for both breakfast and dinner.
Not only will you find one of the most mouth-watering menus in Maui, but you’ll also get a generous helping of poolside views, sandy beaches, sprawling palm trees, and mountainous backdrops.
Blessed with near-perfect weather all year round, DUO really lucked out!
Breakfast options include pastries, juices, deli meats, french toast, eggs, and so much more. If you feel like treating yourself, you can even opt for the iconic egg white quesadilla or ulupalakua ranch breakfast!
Come back for dinner, and you’ll be spoilt for choice.
From truffle-based starters and coffee-roasted beets to veggie curries, steaks, lobsters, and tabbouleh salads, there’s something for everyone – and you can have it all with a view to remember. Reservations can be made here.
Opening Hours: 6:00 am – 11:00 am (Breakfast), 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm (Dinner) Monday to Sunday
Leilani’s On The Beach
2435 Kaanapali Pkwy,
Leilani’s on the beach offers award-winning dining with an exceptional backdrop.
From the comfort of your outdoor table, you can witness the rugged coastline, towering mountains, and crashing waves – all just a few feet away from you!
If you’re lucky, you might just catch a glimpse of the surfers, too. Plus, you’re at the perfect vantage point to view the sunset!
Their menu is packed full of locally caught, sustainable fresh fish, and each dish is packed full of flavor.
From sriracha-guava chicken wings to classic dishes like cheeseburgers and mac and cheese, Leilani’s on the beach offers something for the whole family.
Arguably, though, this restaurant is most famous for its steaks and pork ribs.
Topped with fresh veggies, Hawaiian salt, jicima slaw, and charred green onion gremolata… our mouths are watering already, and when you sit down at the table, yours will be, too! Don’t hesitate – make your booking today.
Opening Hours: 11:00 am – 10:00 pm Monday to Sunday
2525 Kaanapali Pkwy,
Next on our list is HuiHui, one of Maui’s most notable high-end dining establishments.
HuiHui sits stunningly close to the sea, surrounded by palm trees, fire pits, and mountain views, all of which are topped off with ample indoor and outdoor seating and that infamous ‘island straw hut’ vibe decor (more high end than it sounds, we promise).
A night at HuiHui is a night to remember. Its incredible views make you wish you could stay forever, and the menu will keep you coming back for more. Trust us; if you visit HuiHui, it won’t be a one-off!
HuiHui serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Choose from an ala carte breakfast or a varied selection of cereals, fruit bread, and pastries, and top it off with a hot or cold beverage of your choice.
From selamoku omelet to the classic HuiHui breakfast (with a unique twist on avocado on toast), you won’t be going hungry anytime soon.
The lunch menu is just as gorgeous, with a stunning selection of appetizers, salads, lunch entrees, and burgers and sandwiches.
If you come back for dinner, make the most of seafood, ribs, chicken, or pasta – it’s truly something else! Whatever meal you fancy, make sure you book your space today to avoid disappointment.
Opening Hours: 7:00 am – 9: 00 pm Daily
3550 Wailea Alanui Dr,
Morimoto Maui offers a breathtaking beachfront dining experience with a predominantly Japanese menu. As soon as you step into Morimoto Maui, you’ll be swimming in ambient lighting, skylight views, and comfortable seating.
If you set up camp outside or close to the window, you’ll see some of the most beautiful views Maui has to offer.
The outdoor pool and gardens blend perfectly into the coastal views in front of you – plus, if you want to catch the sunset, you couldn’t be in a better location.
The dress code is business casual, so prepare to go feeling your best!
When you make your reservation and browse through the menu, you can expect to find everything from tuna poke tacos and tofu miso soup to mixed green salads, thai coconut curry, and an incredible selection of sushi.
Sides include Their maki selection includes a heavenly mix of shrimp tempura rolls, soft shell crab rolls, and avocado rolls – and don’t forget the cocktails!
With Japanese vodka in the mix, you’ll have a dining experience to remember – especially with those rugged coastal views.
Opening Hours: 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm, 5:00 pm – 8:45 pm Daily
845 Front St a,
Last but not least, we have Kimo’s restaurant. This relaxed seafood spot offers unmatched views of the sea.
Right next to your table, you’ll have miles of ocean to breathe in, and you’ll be so close to the water, you’ll feel like you’re almost in it!
Kimo’s restaurant has an eclectic menu to suit a variety of tastes.
With everything from chips and clams to shrimp, salads, fish and chips, lobster, ribs, and ravioli, there’s something for even the fussiest of eaters to enjoy! (yes, the menu includes mac and cheese and cheeseburgers, too).
Plus, feel free to round off your meal with an incredible pina colada (trust us, these cocktails are an experience in their own right!). Get a taste of paradise for yourself, and make your booking today.
Opening Hours: 11:30 am – 9 pm Daily
The highlight of any holiday is the dining experience, and the highlight of any good dining experience is a stunning view and exceptional service.
You’ll find all of this and more at any (and all!) of the restaurants above. Get ready to make the most of the island from your dinner table – the best of Maui is coming straight to you!
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