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Stella Blues Cafe - CLOSED

1279 S Kihei Rd, Azeka's II Shopping Center Ste B201, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
(808) 874-3779
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Price range: $29 - $31
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Piikea
Description: Stella Blues Cafe is a family owned and operated restaurant that has become a land mark in South Maui. We offer home-style cooking with friendly service.

528 reviews from our community

70% Recommend
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Kihei, Hawaii
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79 reviews 79 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

So sad to see Stella Blues close. It was our go-to restaurant in Kihei. have not heard if something is planned to replace it. Place is just locked up.

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Belton, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Although the parking lot outside of the restaurant was filled, we only had to wait a bit for seating. However, we found the place very noisy and the food average. We do not anticipate eating there again.

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Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Family owned restaurant has closed it's door. Sad day. We will miss Stella's. Could always count of good food and service with local flair.

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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73 reviews 73 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

I'm quite shocked to hear that they closed up shop. We came here every time we came to Maui and always enjoyed the awesome service and delicious food that they had. I was really lucky to dine on here on my last trip to Maui at the end of April 2014, but was really sad when I read in the... More

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Maui, Hawaii
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109 reviews 109 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

after 23 years of serving South Maui/Kihei and the rest of Maui Nei, Stellas has closed their doors, effectively immediately. According to their FB page they, like several other popular long time eateries that I have recently reviewed, were not able to come to renewable lease term agreements with the landlords... Cindy and her wonderful dedicated crew/staff well be sorely... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I usually don't like to go to restaurants for dinner that advertises that they serve breakfast, lunch & dinner. I always wonder how fresh the food is? However, on the 2 occasions that my husband and I went for dinner, the food was outstanding. The fresh fish breaded with crushed macadamia nuts and served on top of purple mashed sweet... More

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Went mainly for the happy hour as there is entertainment daily from 4 to 6 p.m. We weren't disappointed and it was a pleasant way to spend a couple of hours. Ended up eating in the bar.......had fish & chips and the burger - $10 each and was OK for the price. The bar staff were pleasant and efficient. Would... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Went twice to watch Willy K play. Had dinner one night. Very friendly and helpful staff. The food was excellent but portions were large and a bit pricey

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

The food at Stella's was incredible. We ordered the Smoked Marlin Dip to start and it was mouth watering good! Everyone LOVED their meals. Bar and wait staff were so friendly and helpful. We even got to see a live band...such a blast!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

My dad made a reservation here for a place to stop on the way to the airport from wailea. Food was pretty decent and our waitress was soooooo friendly. The EB was good and so was the bacon!

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