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Kimo's Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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845 Front St, Ste a, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1693 (Between Papalaua Street and Wahie Lane)
(808) 661-4811
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went for happy hour which I believe is between 3-5ish. Good half price drinks and food specials. We had the calamari, ahi poke, and the fresh ono special which was really good. The ono was prepared with a light basil sauce. Very tasty and very fresh. Nice view of the water, too. This was one of the few restaurants... More 

Thank clubnev
Moreno Valley, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Kimo's is always one of our must do's in Lahaina. The place has a great vibe and the views are out standing, right on the beach. Their fish dishes are all good and prepared in a variety of ways, but be careful, they have a tendency to over cook their fish. If you're in the mood for some beef, the... More 

Thank Chrisgolfpro
Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

wonderful view, outdoor patio with umbrellas for shade, neat bar area. had the fish tacos - really tasty, good portions of fish for the price. mango mojito was good but i happen to prefer mine with some bubbles and they prepare theirs flat - still tasty. also had a yummy fresh pog mai tai. my husband had a hawaiian plate... More 

Thank mrsahn
Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Okay I know it's a fish house, but seriously they had THE most delicious prime rib I've ever had in my life and I've had a lot. Also their hula pie is to die for. Their servers are so well versed in their foods and recommendations. It's a fun environment and the view is amazing.

Thank Irene C
Modesto, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had the ahi fish tacos, grilled fish tacos and flat bread pizza for my son and all were excellent! Get the ginger lemonade from the cocktail menu. Super worth it. Would highly recommend this place. The pancakes also looked delish. Also, if you're in it for the views, this place sits on the water so you'll listen to the... More 

Thank misshillyll
Carefree, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went for the sunset view but found the food was also very good. They prepare the daily caught fish in several suggested preparations or just simply grilled. It came with a side of rice and some cooked veggies as well. The service was excellent (we were there at 5:30) and they accommodated my wife's no dairy allergy no problem.... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had an early diner (5:30) with reservations, was much busier when we left. Service was excellent and Marlin recommend by waitress was wonderful and prepared perfectly (we prefer firm fish). Location is perfect, we had wine but specialty drinks look good. Would give this place high marks for Lahaina dining.

Thank Lin F
Northport, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wasn't too impressed with the quality of their food or service.. Waited an hour, and found their hyped food was mediocre..

Thank Barbara D
Albany, NY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We've been coming to Maui since the mid 70's. Kimo's is an old stand by. This trip we did lunch there. Fish & chips for me and burgers for my wife and adult daughter. Food and drinks are reliably good and reasonably priced with an excellent water view. Dinner is also great here. Save room for Hula Pie! Reservations for... More 

Thank cbed90
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful view of the ocean. Friendly staff and an overall nice atmosphere. We both ordered fish and loved our choices. They also have great island style drinks.

Thank Hannah S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $34
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 845 Front St, Ste a, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1693
    (Between Papalaua Street and Wahie Lane)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
  • Phone Number: (808) 661-4811
Right on the water and in the heart of historic Lahaina, Kimo’s brings you and your o’hana (Hawaiian for family) a casual, completely Maui dining experience. Renowned our “postcard” views of Lanai and Molokai, we offer a menu featuring fresh Hawaiian fish, prime rib, prime steaks and the original Hula Pie, Kimo’s has been a Maui must-do for over 30 years. The upstairs main dining room shows the architectural influence of New England on the former whaling port, with koa-lined walls, missionary-style furnishings and maritime memorabilia. After dinner, Kimo’s lanai becomes a very cool hotspot for tropical cocktails and Hawaiian music. Live entertainment is offered on weekends and select week nights.

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