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Kinaole Grill

73 Alanui Kealii Dr, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
+1 808-280-9048
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Ranked #8 of 137 Restaurants in Kihei
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood
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PA
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194 reviews 194 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

CASH ONLY! This food truck was parked outside our resort every day. We finally went down for lunch. The pork was fabulous and the panko-crusted mahi mahi was wonderful. Great fresh food. The woman there was very friendly and served us quickly. No complaints at all.

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Orange County, CA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

14 bucks (cash only) for a delicious dinner! I loved it all--I had the seared ahi with a cream sauce to die for! My hubby had pulled pork. Both had rice, salad, and macaroni salad. We took it back to our condo to watch the sunset. We plan on returning before we leave Kihei!

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Michigan
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87 reviews 87 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

There is just one very nice lady that runs this food truck and she is super friendly and very fast. I got the coconut shrimp with sweet thai sauce and it was awesome. The shrimp was big and cooked well and the breading was super crunchy and the sauce was fantastic. Worth a stop for sure!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

Our recent trip, we noticed a food truck while driving down Alanui ke ali'i past it on a couple of days, finally gave it a try......great food, fried calimari, pulled pork, garlic shrimp, coconut shrimp and katsu chicken. Even tried a Slice of the lemoncello cake and the lilikoi cheesecake. Worth the stop. Yummy

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Oakland, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This place was awesome. So awesome, we ended up eating 3 of our 9 lunches here. Renee was super friendly and made some delicious food. We had chicken katsu the first day, panko mahi mahi the second, and coconut shrimp on the last day. The portions are huge and we shared each plate with no complaints. Plus you'll have a... More

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Stony Plain, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The Kinaole Food Truck had some of the Best Sea food dishes we had in Maui. The Calamari was Fantastic. The shrimp was great. The dishes are delicious. Great servers and very friendly. Very reasonably Dishes. They are in the area 2 to 3 times a week.

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Richmond, Virginia
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15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The meals are on the expensive side of a food truck ($10-$15) but are huge portions and was more than enough for my girlfriend and I to split one order for a lunch. We got the pulled pork and it was AMAZING! Very tender and all cooked perfectly. We received a very generous portion of meat on a huge bed... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

A very friendly guy was running the grill when I went there and gave me some good tips for things to do that were happening the week that I was there. I ate the tempura Mahi mahi with white rice and it was fairly good. Only two pieces when da kitchen gives three of the same size, and kinaole doesn't... More

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Halifax, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My girlfriend and I visited Kinaole grill food truck the other day and we forgot our american cash. But the woman serving us gave us our meals on the house and told us to come back and pay her later, which we of course did yesterday. The food was excellent, great Mahi Mahi and coconut shrimp and a short walk... More

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Osseo, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

There are two of these trucks now, one in Kihei and one that goes up north of Lahaina. We only had the Lilikoi cheesecake in Kihei, which was equally as good as the cheesecake from the other truck. We got supper from the other truck twice, probably would have been more but she only comes to Kahana Falls, the resort... More

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