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Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar

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600 Office Rd, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-8767
+1 808-669-6286
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

we were disappointed by our choices. Wait staff not able to take time to help. More educated dinners will have better success. The tuna roll with tuna sashimi was what we wished we had order...but too late. Make a reservation before going.

Thank juchego
Brooklyn, New York
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

They didn't have enough highchairs so I had to hold a squirmy baby in my lap while i tried to eat w/ chopsticks. I wasn't super hungry, so I just ordered a california roll, but with real crab, not the fake stuff. They said that would be an upcharge $6. I agreed. The crab was dry and not at all... More 

Thank Emily S
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165 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 307 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Yes, another visit this trip out. Had to put my sushi low-level light out, lol. But we always love a deal. 25% off most entrees/sushi/sashimi from 5:15 - 6:00 pm. They also have a late night deal, as well. Lines begin to form around 4:30 pm, so make your reservation for the first seating at 5:15 pm. Line to the... More 

Thank alienpilot
Castle Rock, Colorado
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62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Much more casual restaurant than I expected. Nevertheless the sushi was very good and I would recommend eating here. But, there are better sushi restaurants on the mainland.

Thank May D
Chandler, Arizona
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

If you're lucky enough to enjoy this beautiful island don't miss this gem! The reverse happy hour and karaoke made this place unforgettable. Trust me, you'll like it here.

Thank SanDiegan77
Chicago, United States
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We (me and my wife) are not generally Sushi fans. This place could turn us around. We shared the Panko-crusted Seared Ahi Sashimi. Oh MY God! So fresh and delicious. One of our friends had this as their entree. Since I'm not a Sushi pro, I tried the Spider Roll. Great choice! Tempura fried soft shell crab with rice and... More 

Thank A6271XQrobertb
El Dorado Hills, Ca
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244 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

So, we were here twice on our recent trip. There are very few places, only two, in fact that we've ever visited twice in two weeks while on the islands. Even without a view of the Pacific, Sansei has it all. Ambiance, service and food that all come with a very reasonable cost, especially considering it's Maui. We so pigged... More 

Thank MikeandJim
Pawleys Island, South Carolina
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67 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great option if you are staying at the Ritz Carlton Kapalua. A short walk up the hill from the hotel. The sushi was delicious and very fresh!

Thank mdl955
Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second visit. Great sushi and other dishes. Full bar with nice wines. Service was terrific. We had Ramen noodles with crab and truffle. WOW! Also sliced filet and onion rings, which were light. It is worth the drive while you are on Maui.

Thank Steve S
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102 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the sushi at Sansei. We tried Sweet Potatoe Tempura, Super Red roll, Spicy tuna, and one other. All were top on our Sushi list.

Thank Scottsgem

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 Office Rd, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761-8767
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kapalua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-669-6286

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?