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The Banyan Tree

One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-9067
+1 808-665-7096
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-9067
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Reviewed November 15, 2015

We had dinner at the Banyan Tree while staying at the Ritz Carlton. We have tried the other restaurants within the resorts and were highly satisfied. However, even though The Banyan Tree was referred to as being the best restaurant within the property, we were...More

Thank Vany H
Reviewed November 12, 2015

The food was incredible and great views to boot. We loved it so much we went again on our last night.

Thank 13canadiankiwi13
Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

It was unfortunate that on the night of our reservation it was raining. I venture to say that this particular restaurant's surroundings play an important part in your dining experience. The limited menu was lovely - but definitely not extensive Our server, Nick was a...More

Thank giants7
Reviewed October 28, 2015

We ate here our last night at the Ritz and loved every sip and bite. It was a slow night for them (Thursday) and the waiter took a lot of time to explain dishes and preparation. It was also the first time we'd used a...More

Thank Celeste P
Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Loved The Banyan Tree...butter lettuce salad, warm ricotta appetizer, and molten chocolate cake were all exceptional!!! We had the fish special--snapper, also delicious!!! Our waiter was very attentive...a perfect evening!!

Thank Judy P
Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

So you are in Maui and at the Ritz Carlton hotel and you are hungry? Try the Banyan Tree for a nice local cuisine restaurant with great food and great service! Speaking of service, the 2nd time I stopped by (after being poolside), my waiter,...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed October 17, 2015

Let me be perfectly clear. The meal was good but that was the problem too. The meal was good. I was traveling by myself and while I do not mind spending $70 on a meal while on vacation but I also expect that meal to...More

Thank butterfieldmk
Reviewed October 12, 2015

We sat in a booth by the window that was very comfortable with a great view. They serve healthy food that is island grown. Excellent service.

Thank Antiochann
Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

This a historical tree that is interesting to see. The tree grew since 1800 and it's amazing to see how the branches are connected to each other. If you visit in the evening, you will hear the birds inside the branches

Thank Venus D
Reviewed October 11, 2015

If you are in Lahaiinia,you most visit the Banyan Tree. Grab a refreshment and walk around this amazing tree. The roots are out of this world !! and great shade to take a stroll i nthe afternoon!

Thank Teresa C
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March 18, 2017|
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Response from The Ritz Carlto... K | Property representative |
Aloha 792DavidB and thank you for your inquiry! The corkage charge at The Banyan Tree is $25 per bottle. Please let us know if we may be of any further assistance. Mahalo, The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua
Danielle G
January 30, 2017|
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Response from The Ritz Carlto... K | Property representative |
Aloha Danielle G and mahalo for your inquiry! Yes, The Banyan Tree restaurant is open to outside guests. we offer complimentary valet parking for guests who dine at The Banyan Tree. Thank you again and we look forward to... More
Claudette S
November 19, 2016|
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Response from westmauian | Reviewed this property |
A free standing building at pool side in the Ritz Carlton Kapalua
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$35 - $55
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-9067
    (Office Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kapalua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-665-7096
Head Chef Alvin Savella brings his colorful Hawaiian culture and fiery passion for food to the AAA Four Diamond Banyan Tree. Born and raised on Maui, he thrives on utilizing the freshest local ingredients. His modern presentations have a local flair and let the deep flavors of the ingredients shine. Embark on a culinary journey with his tantalizing new menu emphasizing the freshest seafood and Hawaiian flavors highlighted by interactive, tableside presentations.
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