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David Paul's Island Grill - CLOSED

900 Front St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-2335
+1 808-662-3000
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good12%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Aug 24, 2013
“Never forget it”
Mar 30, 2013
“Out Of Busuness”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue, Fusion
900 Front St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-2335
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Reviewed August 24, 2013

I had the change to experience the triple berry pie and said in response to my first task.... OMG. This was the best pie I have tasted. It is to die for.........

2  Thank TravelPort101
Reviewed March 30, 2013

Food was bad. Service was worse, and that's why they are......Out of business. Out of Business. Out of business. Food was bad. service was worse, so they are OUT OF BUSINESS!

1  Thank kaukau
Reviewed December 19, 2012

Out of business. Out of business. Out of business. Out of business. Out of business. Out of business. Out of business. Out of business.

3  Thank TRB
Reviewed September 16, 2012

Our evening at David Paul's in Lahaina was very memorable. It's one of the few places in Lahaina which has outdoor seating with nice views. One of our party asked about vegetarian options and the concierge was very gracious and went out of his way...More

1  Thank InformedDecision
Reviewed August 27, 2012

I thoroughly enjoyed my evening at David Paul's. The fish was cooked to perfection, our server was excellent, and the overall feel of the place was very relaxed and casual-elegant. I appreciated the fact that the chef/owner took the time to visit his customers, and...More

2  Thank jongab
Reviewed August 10, 2012

We arrived on Maui last Friday and spoke to the concierge at our hotel regarding dinner reservations. The restaurants that we had asked about were booked and she suggested David Paul's. We heard her make the reservation and gave us a confirmation. When we arrived...More

Thank JerseyGirl021
Reviewed August 8, 2012

The three of us were seated at 6pm last night, the lovely Erin our waitress. Our daughter was trying to escape carbs and had to send her plate back as it arrived with her fish sitting on top of a mound of mashed potatoes. They...More

1  Thank PJG2000
Reviewed July 24, 2012

I expected better. As I was drinking alone I had to order from the by the glass menu. The Pinot noir came straight from the fridge. I had the crab cakes appetizer. I enjoyed it and they were sizable. My daughter had calamari. It was...More

2  Thank bdl357
dpjHawaii, Owner at David Paul's Island Grill, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2012

Thank you for your response. I am truly sorry that the food on this particular evening did not meet your expectations. The shortribs are generally one of our most popular dishes, and a definite favorite with our guests. I wish you would have let our...More

Reviewed July 22, 2012

The person who sat us was rude. We found out later that it was a bus person. The salad we ordered was described as having truffles on top. There were none. The entree was cold. We sent it back. They did not remake it. They...More

1  Thank DPW1
dpjHawaii, Owner at David Paul's Island Grill, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2012

Thank you for your review. I sincerely apologize for any rudeness you experienced, it is never our intention to make guests feel uncomfortable in any way. I would appreciate it if you let me know what night you dined with us, so I can make...More

Reviewed July 22, 2012

We live in Vegas and were excited to dine here, but it fell flat, sorry David, your restaurant needs alot of work. We were highly disappointed and had such high expectations.More

1  Thank thymeforsage
dpjHawaii, Owner at David Paul's Island Grill, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2012

I am truly sorry to hear that we failed to meet your expectations. Could you please tell me what specifically went wrong with your experience? We are constantly striving to improve and we value the feedback we receive from our guests. I would really like...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$50 - $50
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Front St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-2335
    (Papalaua Street)
  • Public Transportation: Papalaua Street
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
  • Phone Number: +1 808-662-3000
  • E-mail
David Paul's Island Grill is Maui's most anticipated and exciting new restaurant. Multi-award-winning Chef David Paul Johnson is back in Lahaina with a stunning new oceanfront restaurant. Offering his New Island Style cuisine and legendary service, guests may enjoy several distinct dining areas including the Sunset Terrace with unobstructed ocean views and a front row seat for Maui's unparalleled sunsets. David Paul's market-driven, ever-changing menu utilizes Island-fresh products. A unique wine storage inside the restaurant allows guests to choose their own bottles. David Paul's Island Grill is Maui's new MUST-GO destination.
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