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China Boat Restaurant

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4474 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-9208
+1 808-669-5089
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“walnut shrimp” (18 reviews)
“chow mein” (16 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
4474 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-9208
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not a fancy place and food a bit over priced in my opinion. Quaint outside patio.The food was good but disappointed with the service. When time to leave you could see the waiter and the waitress on their cell phones. They were smiling and exchanging...More

Thank R G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are on Maui you need to go to China Boat. The food is amazing. We had the lemon chicken, Mongolian beef and chow mein . Probably the best we have ever had. China boat is about 10-15 out of Lahania. The place is...More

Thank tckwest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here with my family tonight, and we all agreed that it fast, fresh, and delicious. We ordered the Hot and Sour Soup, Moo Shu Pork, Cashew Chicken, Vegetable Chow Mein, and an individual bowl of Steamed Rice. Just like at any other similar...More

Thank Meghan K
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

After a long day at the beach and walking through Lahaina, everyone was tired and hungry. We wanted to avoid the long lines of the restaurants in Lahaina and get food that was quick and delicious, China Boat was the right place to go. We...More

Thank SeanPaulK
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Atmosphere is a bit lacking but the food is very good. The walnut shrimp is delicious, large shrimp and lots of broccoli and candied walnuts of course. Enough for 2. The egg plant dish is also very good. Haven't had a bad meal no matter...More

Thank sharon2maui
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Ordered delivery after a day in the sun. Didn't feel like cooking so called China Boat for delivery. Food came quickly, was hot and delicious! Large portions. Highly recommend the Candied Walnut Prawns - arrived still crispy and without too much sauce. Some of the...More

Thank SEAtoJHM
Reviewed May 22, 2017

This was the best American style Chinese food I've had in years!! We were on Maui for vacation and went here twice. It closes at 2 pm so be sure to head there for lunch. We tried several dishes Kung Pao Chicken, a special order...More

Thank TravelerGirl1975
Reviewed May 17, 2017

We had a very pleasant dining experience at the China Boat. The food was delicious with reasonable prices and service was stellar. There was on site parking and both the dining room and garden area were very nice. I believe this restaurant is open only...More

Thank debdutt
Reviewed April 23, 2017

It was more difficult to order than I was expecting. I viewed the menu online and was armed with the numbers of the menu items and a brief description. I'm from the mainland but didn't expect such a big language barrier. The food arrived quickly...More

Thank John S
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Very good typical American-style Chinese food and friendly atmosphere nestled among condos. If you're in the mood for Chinese, try it.

Thank Ann D
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Response from BarbaraBetty | Reviewed this property |
I am pretty sure it is white rice that comes with the dinner. I have to say that I thought the food was quite good, and I lived in China for a year. We would not have even gone to the restaurant if we could have gotten in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4474 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-9208
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
  • Phone Number: +1 808-669-5089
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