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Isana Restaurant

515 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-7585
(808) 874-5700
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Ranked #67 of 137 Restaurants in Kihei
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Korean
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Korean first
  • Any
English first
Kihei
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Second time eating their food first time eating in the restaurant. The service was outstanding, not standing over our shoulders but right there when we needed something. The food came out quick and was fresh, hot & good. Gotta try the 1/2 price sushi after 10pm.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is a family owned restaurant with the freshest sushi I have ever had! The service and selection are great. Very friendly staff.

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USA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This Korean restaurant also has a sushi bar where we had lunch one day. Sushi was fresh and nicely done,with accommodation for special requests.Sushi chefs were pleasant and interactive. Treated to some extra goodies. Prices a bit steep but this is Hawaii. Would recommend for quiet,decent sushi in a setting right across from the beach.

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Hawai'i
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224 reviews 224 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We stopped in for some semi-late night sushi. ATMOSPHERE: The main floor is where all the dining happens. There's a small sushi bar that seats around 12 or so. There's a tiny bar & lounge area on the second floor. Decor is simple to none. FOOD: Shrimp tempura roll - This was my favorite of the night but not by... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Beautiful presentation! Excellent service. Friendly chef. A few blocks from beautiful beach. Went in the middle of the day and had a rainbow roll... Great find!

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Denver, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

After dining at the posher restaurants surrounding our hotel in Wailea, we were looking something low-key, local, and delicious. We were so pleased to have found Isana! The meal was very authentic Korean fare. We went for the shrimp jhun as an appetizer--as well as the namul, which were all delicious. The dolsot bibimbap was alright, and the diners around... More

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Puyallup, Washington
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We were referred to Isana by Kihei Rent a Car and this was the best recommendation ever. We loved the food and the services was even better. We went for lunch and they had fast service and great personalities. The food was out of this world. They have been here for over 20 years and now we know why. Great... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

this place is the best sushi on Maui. the prices are excellent seeing as how we had an enormous amount of sushi for 4 people with drinks for about $90. You can't go wrong meeting here for dinner and they have karaoke late night.

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Penticton, Canada
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39 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Korean sushi restaurant right across from the beach. Appeared to have a good number of locals of Asian decent as customers, always a good sign. Large variety of interesting, non-sushi, menu items to choose from, but choosing was a bit difficult based on some ignorance on our part. There were no western items available. What we did decide upon turned... More

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Toronto, Canada
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211 restaurant reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

The sushi was very fresh, including the uni. The bibimbap was tasty and had a good crust on the bottom of the bowl. The vermicelli was also decent, although the ingredients mirrored the appetizers. This includes the bean sprouts, diced zucchini and mushrooms. Service was adequate, but the decor was the big downer. Plastic covered chairs, I thought my grand-parents... More

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