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“A Return Visit to AK s Cafe” 4 of 5 stars
Review of A.K.'s Cafe

A.K.'s Cafe
1237 Lower Main St, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-2012
808-244-8774
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Ranked #14 of 83 Restaurants in Wailuku
Price range: $0 - $7
Cuisines: Hawaiian
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Brooklyn, New York
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“A Return Visit to AK s Cafe”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

We visited AK S cafe again after not being there for a year.
On our return visit we found it has been sold to a new owner, a charming lady named Nancy.
The food is as good as it was last year. The CrabCakes are still homemade & wonderful.
The daily special was Mahi which was very good.
The new owner was a cook at the Four Seasons and is a master in the kitchen.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Maui, Hawaii
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Great Wailuku restaurant”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013 via mobile

Decided to give this restaurant a try. I must say that I was impressed. It's not fine dining, but just a good casual restaurant. The menu has some good options and the prices are just right for the area. I especially like the healthy options they offer. Will be back!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Victoria British Columbia Canada
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35 restaurant reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
“Off the Tourist Trail”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

We included this restaurant on our "must try" when we drove to Wailuku. We needed our guidebook to find it for a late lunch and got there just in time before 2 p.m. I had the fresh fish with salad. This was good and well-priced. The restaurant is in a light industry location, so no view but the inside is comfortable and clean. A friendly, casual place. This is one of the few restaurants still in business in Wailuku.

Visited December 2012
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Kahului, Hawaii
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“Hidden restaurant”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

I am a local customer and I didn't expect there is a hidden restaurant on Maui that serves variety of food. This restaurant not only serve healthy food but it also caters for local people like me. If you are visiting from somewhere try their loco moco, roasted roast pork and thai grilled chicken with chili sauce. Soooooooooooooooooooooo gooddddddddddddddddddddddddddddd.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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maui
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10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Dimond on the Rough of Wailuku”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

When we walked in, we were unexpectedly surprised that it had very nice atmosphere. Food was great for the area. It was not the typical junky local plate lunch place which was refreshing, even though they had plenty of local dishes on the menu. I will definitely go back. It also helped that they had really cold beer on draft.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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