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Maui Tacos Lahaina

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840 Wainee Street, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761 (Formerly Maui Tacos)
+1 808-661-8883
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9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Description: At Maui's Tacos, we've taken the best flavors of Mexico and fused them...
At Maui's Tacos, we've taken the best flavors of Mexico and fused them with the flavors of Aloha! A favorite for locals and tourists alike, Maui's Tacos serves Mexican cuisine with a Hawaiian twist. Join us for our famous fish tacos and our salsa bar.
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  • 49
    Excellent
  • 74
    Very good
  • 38
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Very good and fresh

Very good tacos and very fast service. The chimichanga is great. Not many taco places in Maui and this one seems to be very good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
John B
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Lahaina, Hawaii
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
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Lahaina, Hawaii
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1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Very good tacos and very fast service. The chimichanga is great. Not many taco places in Maui and this one seems to be very good.

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Las Cruces
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

stopped by for dinner and we were pleasantly surprised with a great meal. We all had the original fish tacos and my wife had the shrimp tacos. We all loved our meal and especially like the various salsa's that they offered. Great price for good food.

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Charlotte
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Visited Maui Tacos a couple of days ago. Upon arriving we were unsure whether to eat here due to the look from the outside, but we decided to because of the previous reviews. We have eaten in hole in the wall places before and had delicious food, unfortunately not here. Everybody was really disappointed with their food. The shrimp in... More 

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Jeff E, Owner at Maui Tacos Lahaina, responded to this review

How upsetting! We're so sorry that we didn't deliver -- unimpressive tacos aren't what we're all about. The last thing we want is for anyone to leave unimpressed, and we hope that one day we can make it up to you. Mahalo, The Maui Tacos Team More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

For years my family and I have been enjoying the great food at Maui tacos. Over the past year the quality has gone down hill and I can now say that it is all the locations not just one. We will no longer eat their food - they made their name on quality and now serve crap. Stay away

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Jeff E, Owner at Maui Tacos Lahaina, responded to this review

Woah, this is super disappointing to read! The last thing we'd ever want to do is disappoint a regular. Please know that we're sharing your feedback with the team and if you could be more specific, what did you have, what was the problem, we will review with the Team so we can do better for next time. We really... More 

Bowsman, Canada
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Finding this place wasn't that hard, but it was well worth the effort. The fish tacos weren't the best that I have had, but were very good for the price. The crispy tacos will also be a treat for perogy lovers.

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Jeff E, Owner at Maui Tacos Lahaina, responded to this review

So glad you got a chance to come check us out! We're pleased to see you enjoyed the tacos -- we've never thought of comparing the crispy ones to perogy, but you're so right. Hope you get a chance to come back soon. Mahalo, The Maui Tacos Team More 

San Jose
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39 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Found it on Yelp. wanted some mahi mahi tacos and Maui's Tacos was all 5 stars!! Its true. these are the best tacos i've had while here in Maui. I would eat here 7 days a week if the wife would let me. But she wanted to eat in a real restaurant so I had to go to downtown Lahaina... More 

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Jeff E, Owner at Maui Tacos Lahaina, responded to this review

This is awesome, John! We love hearing that you enjoyed our fish tacos the most, and, of course, we wish you could've eaten with us every day too. Hopefully, you'll get to make another trip back soon so you can come visit us again. Mahalo, The Maui Tacos Team More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

The very friendly staff went out of their way to explain the diverse menu & make reccomendatons to us. I had the BBQ pulled pork plate & my wife the chicken plate, both with rice & beans & topped with tortilla chips. The food was fresh & tasted great. On the downside, this is basically a "hole in the wall"... More 

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Jeff E, Owner at Maui Tacos Lahaina, responded to this review

Wayne, this is awesome! We're so glad we've been able to get you the Mexican food you've been craving while in Lahaina. Looking forward to getting you some fish tacos soon -- they're our absolute favorite dish. See you soon. Mahalo, The Maui Tacos Team More 

Minnesota
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76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We stopped at Maui Tacos and grabbed some food to go. There were a few people sitting at the tables outside. The service was quick. The had about 6 different homemade salsas (The Maui Mex was very good). I had the fish tacos and was very pleased with the size and the quality. They used corn tortillas instead of flour... More 

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Jeff E, Owner at Maui Tacos Lahaina, responded to this review

Brad, we can't tell you how much we appreciate this, man. It's hard to go wrong with the fish tacos -- they're one of our favorites too. Hope you get to make it back to the island soon -- looking forward to welcoming you back. Mahalo, The Maui Tacos Team More 

Novato, CA
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107 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This is good, reliable Mexican food with a Hawaiian twist. I love the fish tacos here - they use swai, and it's very good. Our table had the tacos, and some burritos, and everything disappeared, This particular location is in a dying strip mall - even the hardware store wasn't busy. But then, the strip mall was dying the last... More 

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Jeff E, Owner at Maui Tacos Lahaina, responded to this review

So glad you can always rely on us to get your Mexican fix while in Hawaii! Don't worry, you're not the only one that the fish tacos practice their disappearing act on. :) Looking forward to welcoming you back next time. Mahalo, The Maui Tacos Team More 

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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

This is my second visit to Maui Tacos. It was as good as six years ago. The fish tacos were great and the fruit salsas were incredible. Even in the small shopping plaza is fun to sit outside and enjoy being in Lahaina w/o the crowds.

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Jeff E, Owner at Maui Tacos Lahaina, responded to this review

This just made our day! We always want to stay consistent, so it's great to hear that you enjoyed everything as much as you did six years ago. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Mahalo, The Maui Tacos Team More 

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Additional Information about Maui Tacos Lahaina

Address: 840 Wainee Street, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761 (Formerly Maui Tacos)
Phone Number: +1 808-661-8883
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 10
Cuisine: Mexican, Fast Food, Vegetarian, Healthy

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 840 Wainee Street, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761 (Formerly Maui Tacos)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
  • Phone Number: +1 808-661-8883

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 10
  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Fast Food, Vegetarian, Healthy

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children

Description

At Maui's Tacos, we've taken the best flavors of Mexico and fused them with the flavors of Aloha! A favorite for locals and tourists alike, Maui's Tacos serves Mexican cuisine with a Hawaiian twist. Join us for our famous fish tacos and our salsa bar.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?