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Kula Bistro

4566 Lower Kula Rd, Kula, Maui, HI 96790-8123
+1 808-871-2960
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (76 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4566 Lower Kula Rd, Kula, Maui, HI 96790-8123
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Reviewed yesterday

What a great restaurant on the way back from Haleakalā. Simply charming restaurant with friendly service and killer desserts. We arrived without reservations around 130 p and only had a 15 minute wait. The food was delicious with nice portions. What a gem off the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Paprika226
Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful locally inspired foods in a busy and noisy environment. I had the Captains plate with fish and shrimps, delicious and beautifully presented. Excellent service!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Malin Å
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a delicious breakfast after watching the sunrise on Haleakala. Portions were quite big, prices were good and the service was excellent. We had the magi mahi Benedict and the white chocolate macadamia nut pancakes, both were delicious and we boxed the leftovers, almost...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Jkilg204
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a fantastically delicious breakfast of traditional Eggs Benedict and pancakes after watching the sunrise on Haleakalā. There was just one server and she stayed cool and friendly despite being unexpectedly busy. The location is a little off the beaten path but we had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank 1kahogg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here after sunset at Haleakala at 7:00 PM. There are no reservations but we were seated in 10 minutes. The building is well kept but not fancy. Our waiter, Matt, was prompt but not pushy. I had Pasta Bolognese and my wife had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gomlor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner while staying in Kula. Friendly place, not fancy but very popular with locals, always a good sign. Portions are very generous, we shared a Caesar salad & a Captains Platter, both excellent. Desserts looked delicious but we were too full. Staff...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Angel57
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family stumbled upon this restaurant while out for an afternoon drive. It was fantastic! We all had different pasta dishes and they were all incredibly delicious! The fact that it was BYOB was an added bonus!

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank poolside35
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family of 5 had dinner there after a sunset trip up Haleakala. We arrived late and they made sure we got seated and our orders placed right before 8pm. We had 2 lasagnas, lobster ravioli, and 2 captain's platters (ahi tuna steaks and coconut...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Leila C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly and knowledgeable staff in the upcountry of Maui. We were recommended to go to this restaurant by someone who lived on Maui for 30 years, who stated to us, “It’s the best food on the island”. We are always dubious of claims such...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Heather C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

3 of us decided to go upcountry to Kula Bistro, Maui. Had great apps. (extra large coconut shrimp & ahi bruschetta) & then we all decided to have the Stuffed Monchong. We all found it amazing - wonderful fish stuffed with lobster & crab -...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Moosemaxmo
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May 27, 2018|
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Response from Dani N | Reviewed this property |
No walk in only because they are always busy
Susan and Rolan... C
February 4, 2017|
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Response from bwoe | Reviewed this property |
there sure is, on the way to/from the place. once there, take in the flavor of this unique spot. ;-)
December 11, 2016|
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Response from DorisWeedBGone | Reviewed this property |
Little late for a response to the question at hand but I believe the best answer is- please ask the garlic/onions be omitted. Any restaurant is happy to accommodate majority of WE humans request (s) for this or that AND/OR... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4566 Lower Kula Rd, Kula, Maui, HI 96790-8123
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kula
  • Phone Number: +1 808-871-2960
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