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Merriman's

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1 Bay Club Pl, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-8760
18086696400
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3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Wailea, Hawaii
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I hadn't eaten at Merriman's Kapalua for some years. The previous time I'd been with a large group of Canadians who braved the driving rain to walk to the restaurant from their Kapalua Villa, (I being from Maui knew to bring an umbrella and dressed appropriately), and they arrived dripping wet, but in good spirits. We were some of the... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of the best meals I have ever had in a restaurant. Fantastic fish. Everything prepared exquisitely. The best restaurant on Maui.

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florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We made reservations for 10, and they accommodated us quite well and comfortably. Sadly, the only reservation time they had was 7:45pm. We heard the view was stunning, so if you can, time your dinner just before sundown.

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95448
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

How unfortunate that we only discovered Merriman's our last night. Had we known, we would have eaten every meal there. The dining area was open to the sea and the sunset, the table sparkled with fresh white linen, the service was excellent. Thank you, Andy. We enjoyed the dramatic sunset as we had fresh sashimi and a lovely steak, cooked... More 

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Hawaii
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The setting and sun set views can not be beat. All the dishes we had were excellent. especially the steak I had. The service and attention to our needs were perfect.

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Seattle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We first dined at Merriman’s on Kauai and loved it. The Kapalua, Maui location doesn’t disappoint. The Kapalua location is very lively with a busy bar scene. Many people actually order food and eat at the bar so if you stop in to catch a quick drink... that probably wont happen. Also if you are going for dinner, make reservations... More 

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Agoura, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ok, the facts your in a resort area, most places are overcrowded and overpriced, same here but service was good and food above the average for the islands. It's just a fact that for about 125$ per person, you get a nice place to view the sunset, some decent food and some nice service. Get there for happy hour from... More 

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Plano, TX
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

With such spectacular views and premium Kapalua surroundings I was shocked at how lame the food was. I ordered the ahi sashimi and I've had better tasting ahi at a chain restaurant in Texas. Absolutely no taste. My husband had a mahi mahi special with prawns and said it was nothing special. The wait staff was warm and adequate but... More 

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Los Angeles
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

the best thing about here was the view and patio area where I did not sit. The food was so overpriced and mediocre, and small portions I was actually shocked compared to the rave reviews. the mash potato was like soup, no garlic flavour as stated. The bread was doughey... the fish good, but at $49, only 6 bites worth,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were about an hour early for our reservation so we could catch the sunset and we lucked out with 2 seats at their bar on the veranda. It was a great view and the bartender was really warm and knowledgeable - he gave us hints for the Road to Hana and we enjoyed chatting over life in Hawaii. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $40
Cuisine
Seafood, International, American, Hawaiian, Pacific Rim
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bay Club Pl, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-8760
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kapalua
  • Phone Number: 18086696400
Description
Dine in the most stunning ocean front location in Maui, directly on the point of majestic Kapalua Bay. Merriman's Kapalua offers a farm to table concept, with 90% locally sourced award winning menu, showcasing the islands freshest fish, seafood, meat and produce. The opulent restaurant offers indoor-outdoor seating, spectacular sunset views, a modern open-air bar, and oceanfront lounge and fire pit.

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