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Local Boys West

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624 Front St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1223
+1 808-495-0144
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was having a craving for a shave ice one evening and did a search online for the closest ones in Lahaina, and Local Boys Shave Ice came up. I am very glad that I stopped in here. There are so many flavors to choose from that everyone would be happy! They have different sizes; small, medium and large. And... More 

Thank FDL1097
Delta, Canada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was the best place to get an adult shaved ice. My daughter had the piñata cola ta and I had the mango margarita it was the best drink I had on the islands. The girl behind the counter was so good and we got a small one each and price was great as it was happy hour time and... More 

Thank Sherildube
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of flavors with ice cream/mochi/cream toppings included. Got dragon's blood, coconut, guava with lychee ice cream. Good prices. Coarser texture of ice than ululani's but also good nonetheless. Gotta check it out and a nice convenient location to all the Lahaina shops and sights.

Thank Curtis L
Appleton, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed visiting for the shave ice. They had an astonishing number of flavors, and the woman behind the counter was very nice and helpful.

Thank EB_IVB
Lake Havasu City, Arizona, United States
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017

We saw an ad for Local Boys in our hotel room, and wanted to give it a try. Wow! So good! Lot's of flavors to choose from, and it was so light an fluffy...not like shave ice where we live. Loved the ice cream on the bottom and the cream on top. We didn't go anywhere else while in Maui... More 

Thank Glo3S
Salina, Kansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

Great unusual treat. Loved it and wonderful service. Let them add their special cream and do the li hing powder to make it even more unusual.

Thank Cain H
Villa Park, CA
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016

My daughter passed many Hawaiian Shave Ice locations before she stopped in here. The woman behind the counter was very nice. The shave ice was awesome with your choice of ice cream in the bottom. Very generous serving. We loved it.

Thank Donna B
Brooklyn, New York
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22 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

While Ululani's is the standard of shaved ice on the island, the fact that Local Boys is cheaper and includes all the "add in's" for free, makes it on par with the shaved ice giant. Local Boys has many flavors and really cheerful staff, who are happy to talk about their favorites and give you plenty of time to make... More 

Thank Suanne L
Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016

We stumbled on Local Boys when we were in Lahaina in 2014, and what an awesome find! We made a few visits for shave ice on that trip. We're back again, we've been here 4 days and been there twice. Such an awesome treat, and so many different flavours! Be warned though, there is often a line up but it's... More 

Thank EF103
Seattle, Washington
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

Scoop of ice cream covered in shave ice with sugar syrup poured on and cream on the top. What's not to like? Lots of flavors, line moves fast, delicious!

Thank TheFJ

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$3 - $6
Hawaiian, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 624 Front St, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1223
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
  • Phone Number: +1 808-495-0144
A must for visitors and locals alike! Our shave ice is made old style with soft fluffy shaved ice saturated with a wide variety of delicious flavors. We offer ice cream on the bottom, mochi, azuki beans and cream over the top all at no extra charge. You won't find shave ice as good as ours anywhere else on the island. This is the real deal, you'll keep coming back for more! We also sell Roselani ice cream and many other local favorites. Try our location in Kihei too.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?