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2665 Wai Wai Pl, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8178
+1 808-879-8898
Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Enumclaw, Washington
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

All of our meals were delicious! Shrimp scampi, fish & chips, fish tacos, chowder...all to die for. BYOB! They don't sell beer but you can bring your own. Will def be back on our next visit!

Thank Kyle-Emily-Darby
Bellevue, Washington, USA
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67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Off the main street, three tables and a bar with stools, all mains served with fries and cole slaw. Lots of kitsch. Busy at 5:30 with eat in and carry out but quick service. We had the fresh fish of the day, ono and mahi, in fish ahd chip dinners. The ono was firm the way my partner likes it... More 

Thank Jeanne J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I had the special of the day- spicy ahi tacos. The portions are big and there was a great amount of fish in each taco. My son ate one of them and loved it. My husband had a burger and really liked it. My other son had the fish and chips off the kids menu. The fish was bland, but... More 

Thank Arora H
Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place for Poke but I don't know about anything else. I also had the Crab Cakes which were very salty. Overall I enjoyed the theme of the Hawaiian seafood shack that serves cooked food and sells packaged foods. I recommend this place for their Poke and nothing else. Another great poke spot is the Times Supermarket, I kid you... More 

Thank Victor T
Oakland, California
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Tucked at the end of Wai Wai Pl,, Eskimo candy is a great place for lunch. Super fresh poke bowls, great fish & chips, delicious chowder, large portions, casual setting. Been visiting this place since 2008 and have never been disappointed.

Thank judy754
Langley City, Canada
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grabbed a quick dinner here. Food was ok but not memorable. Fried fish & chips were greasy. Fish tacos were ok but not as good as other places.

Thank Qtmama2
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146 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small deli with inside and outdoor tables in an industrial area of Kihei servers up a delicious, filling lunch. My husband and I shared fresh ono fish and chips served with coleslaw, and a fresh green salad. Plenty of good food for both of us. This is another past favorite that we introduced our family to this trip.

Thank southbaytravelers
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is delicious. We really enjoyed the poke bowl, fish and chips, and the seafood chowder. No complaints at all and would highly recommend!

Thank gsleasman
Huntington Beach, California
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to buy some local fresh fish and were told to try Eskimo Candy. The got the name Eskimo candy from a sugar glazed salmon they sell - we didn't try that - we tried the fresh fish. The place was busy so it took some time to get and keep the staff person's attention. We bought some Walu... More 

Thank Helen T
Fremont, California
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175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a local spot, and a little off the usual tourist track. There is no view, and not that much seating. A few tables inside and three picknick tables outside. We came here for lunch, hearing from a local that this was a great spot for Poki, cubed raw fish in a number of sauces. For lunch, my companion... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Seafood, Soups, Hawaiian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2665 Wai Wai Pl, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8178
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kihei
  • Phone Number: +1 808-879-8898

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?