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Leilani's On The Beach

2435 Kaanapali Pkwy, Bldg J, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
(808) 661-4495
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Ranked #40 of 240 Restaurants in Lahaina
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $35 - $50
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Outdoor seating, Scenic view, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Hwy 30
Transit: Maui bus stops right in front Whalers Village every hour!
Description: Located right on famous Ka’anapali Beach, Leilani’s offers the perfect vantage point for viewing amazing sunsets framed by the islands of Lanai and Molokai. The open air dining room offers sweeping ocean views and features a menu of fresh Island fish, seafood, prime rib, steaks,and barbecue ribs. The outdoor Beachside Grill has long been a popular place for both residents and locals to enjoy their favorite casual fare while sipping exotic cocktails and enjoying live entertainment. Menu offerings include appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, Hawaiian local plates, fish & chips and for dessert Kimo’s Original Hula Pie.
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

We booked for the sunset views, and were pleasantly surprised with the dining experience. Staff is very well trained and go out of their way to make guests feel welcome, even if not seated in their area. Very accommodating to our infant daughter with a high chair. Food was good, the ahi poke was tasty, and their special was a... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 NEW

We love to get here early to set on the balcony to watch the sunset and the boats come in. The food is good, but the Hula Pie is a must. The service is good. It gets crowded so reservations are a good idea.

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Rome, Georgia, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 NEW

Although we arrived during peak time, we only waited around ten minutes. Waiter was friendly and helpful. Coconut shrimp is very good. Nice place to eat overlooking the water with a great sunset view. Hula pie is a must!

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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104 reviews 104 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 NEW

We were celebrating our anniversary and our concierge recommended several fine restaurants. We chose Leilani's because the food was reportedly very good and the view over the ocean was spectacular. BUT, although we had made reservations for a Monday night, the place was so crowded we had to wait ½ hour to get a good table. The young people at... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 NEW

I had the chicken flatbread and loved it. The sandwich my hasband ordered had a small peice of wax paper from the cheese in his sandwich. He didnt mind and ate the entire meal. but did give the server a heads up. We didnt need or want a free meal, but the server went above and beyond and took his... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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179 reviews 179 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

We were saying at the Sheraton and managed not to eat there at all! There were so many other options including this one along the boardwalk just near the Whalers Village shops. We didn't make a reservation but just waited about 10 minutes and were given a lovely table overlooking the water. At. night with the flaming torches, it was... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

The best fish tacos ever and worth the high price. Fairly good view of Ka'anapali Beach. Service was excellent.

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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

We ate twice here during the week - once for lunch and once for dinner. We liked the relaxed atmosphere, live music and great fish taco's for lunch. Great people watching. We ate an early dinner one night and saw the sunset, which was wonderful. The service in both areas was prompt and courteous. We also enjoyed the Hula Pie!... More 

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Fargo, North Dakota
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

We stopped in for the music and a Mai Tai. Enjoyed ourselves, we decided to have something to eat. Service and food was excellent. Also entertainment and drinks were great.

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Gig Harbor, Washington, Usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

Right on the beach part of Whaler's Village. Excellent service, all servers friendly and efficient. Good drinks with lots of choices. Everything on the menu we tried was very good. Super good view watching the boats come in at sunset offloading their clients right onto the beach from snorkeling and whale watching trips. This is our favorite restaurant in all... More 

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Additional Information about Leilani's On The Beach

Address: 2435 Kaanapali Pkwy, Bldg J, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
Phone Number: (808) 661-4495
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 35 - 50
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse

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