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Geste Shrimp Truck

Kahului Beach Rd, Kahului, Maui, HI
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Ranked #2 of 118 Restaurants in Kahului
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Hawaiian
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Description: This is the only shrimp truck on Maui. Shrimp trucks are very popular on Oahu, so I wanted to compare/rate this business.
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English first
Kahului, Hawaii
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 NEW

The shrimp that these guys sell is great! Its a great bang for your buck, and it will fill your tummy. You will be satisfied!

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Prague
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

This place gives you a delicious and plentiful box of food. I got the the spicy pineapple shrimp and it was fantastic. Keep in mind you'll need somewhere to eat because it gets a bit messy with the peel and eat sauce coated shrimp. The meal was very satisfying!

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Rowland Heights, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

YOU CAN NOT GO WRONG with this place!!! its locate 5 mins away fromt he airport!!! get the spicy shrimp~! its like heaven! I came all the way from LA jus to eat this!!!! thier crab mac is sooo gooood!!!

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Omaha, Nebraska
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Having read the reviews here we wanted to give Geste Shrimp Truck a try. First thing is, don't trust the address on the mobile website. I'm only guessing but I think you will end up at their home. I honestly can't figure out why they wouldn't correct that. That aside, the food is very good. Be prepared to wait, although... More

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Los Lunas, New Mexico
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I had been patiently waiting to try this on our trip to Maui. I read all the reviews and knew this was my kind of place. Finally we were in the Kahalui beach area and I swear I heard heavenly music when I saw it. The very nice lady took my order for a mixed plate of spicy shrimp. We... More

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Newark, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The truck is located by the boat launch in Kahului harbor. This is a great stop when you're waiting for someone flying in later than you. It's two miles from the airport. By far the best shrimp I've ever had. So good we drove from Kihei for a second round. The lemon pepper shrimp was great, but I don't think... More

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Massillon, Ohio
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

If you like garlic shrimp scampi, this is the place. I have eaten a lot of scampi in a lot of places, and this was the absolute best.

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Nevada City, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

My sis and I wanted to try it and got scampi to go. The sweet garlic perfumed our car on the way back to Napili. Messy? Yep. We agreed that it was the best scampi we've had and that the sticky rice soaked up the garlicky sauce to make an irresistible flavor and texture combo. Don't miss it!

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

I have to say that this was our best meal on Maui. I had the Hawaiian Scampi and hubby had the hot n spicy. The hot n spicy was better than the scampi. The scampi was very garlicky. The hot n spicy is very spicy, so beware. I think I will try the spicy pineapple next.

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Laredo, Texas
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82 reviews 82 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The shrimp comes with the shell split down the back but still fully on the shrimp, which means that you WILL be using your fingers to peel the rest of the shell off. All of the shrimp is sauteed, with different sauces. The oil from the sautee sauces add to the challenge of peeling off the shells. The shrimp is... More

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