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Eskimo Candy

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Fish & Chips, Seafood, Sandwiches
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2665 Wai Wai Pl, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
808-879-8898
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 204
    Excellent
  • 93
    Very good
  • 38
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
The FRESHEST fish!!!

This place is a hidden gem! The freshest seafood and the greatest prices. Don't have fish and chips anywhere else! And, their seafood chowder is crazy good! Enjoy!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
Tiffany H
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Outdoor seating
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352 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This place is a hidden gem! The freshest seafood and the greatest prices. Don't have fish and chips anywhere else! And, their seafood chowder is crazy good! Enjoy!

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Anchorage, Alaska
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146 reviews 146 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Mind blowingly good poke. The fish was fresh, firm, and well-seasoned, and the staff were extremely patient and informative! My husband and I each had a poke bowl with sides of kimchee and seaweed salad and we both agreed we could eat there every day. Simply delicious. Note: the interior is small and seating is limited, but take-out is available... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Get it to go. The space is lacking, the food is not. Honestly... well worth trying to find it. All 5 people were very impressed.

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Fair Oaks, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We both ordered fish and chips. I had fresh ono and my husband had opakapaka. The orders had wrong sides- coleslaw, rice and cold French fries. The fish was ok but the batter is so seasoned with herbs it was hard to taste any fish. We live here so thought we would try to see what this place is like.... More 

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Lahaina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This is the first time I've tried this eatery-didn't even know about it til my sister told me about it and it's definitely worth finding. Very nice décor, island flair, fast friendly service, good prices and great food; everything fresh, even has a small poke counter. I was watching my carbs so it was nice to find a low carb... More 

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Blind Bay, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Our second trip to Maui from Canada, we had been recommended this restaurant by a fellow traveler. We went for lunch today and it was delicious! A tiny little place, but very busy. I had the coconut shrimp and my husband had the catch of the day. Everything was very tasty! The server was very helpful in describing all the... More 

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Nice, France
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

we tried out this restaurant based on a friends recommendation and ended up going back right the next day as well... :) if you stay in Kihei the place is a must, they have amazing poke bowls, everything is fresh and tasty and the staff is very friendly. you can just eat there or as many locals do - pick... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Tried this place on a recommendation from a friend. It's out of the way and not much to look at , but the food was excellent. We had a large variety of dishes to share, then went back the next night because we liked it so much. The quality of the food is on par with restaurants that charge twice... More 

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Edmonton
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We ordered a whole array of items for take out with the family. Ono fish and chips were a little dry, mahi fish and chips were juicier, Kobe burger had some nice char flavor but otherwise, nothing special, fish tacos were decent except the tortilla was a bit thick, crab cakes had a sweet sauce on it. Best items of... More 

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Eugene, Or
Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This place has only about 8 tables four inside and four outside. Many people were getting food to go. This is a fish market. I liked the fish taco and the fish and chips. I plan to go back. There is no view and it is difficult to find.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2665 Wai Wai Pl, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kihei
  • Phone Number: 808-879-8898

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Fish & Chips, Seafood, Sandwiches

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?