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799 Poho Pl, Paia, Maui, HI 96779-9708 (Hana Highway - Turn Left at the fishing boat)
+1 808-579-8488
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Pleasanton, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We decided to stop by before leaving Maui to go home. What a perfect way to end our vacation. The view is nothing short of spectactular, the cocktails are amazing, and the food is top rate. We had a variety of the fish entrees, and they were all delicious. It is worth the price.

Thank dmliebo
Gulf Breeze, Florida
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143 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I'm not exaggerating when I say this is the best meal we have ever had! The food is simply phenomenal! The fish is so fresh and the preparation is superb. One of the best Mai Tai's in all of Hawaii (if not the world). Between the 5 of us we tried multiple different entrees and no-one was disappointed. We were... More 

Thank RBookout
San Francisco, California
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147 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This restaurant checks all the boxes - great location adjacent to the beach, fantastic service, creative cuisine with the freshest of ingredients, excellent cocktails, and an ambience that is both casual and attentive. Yes, it's pricey, but worth the cost if you can afford it. We enjoyed cocktails at the bar while our table was being readied, and when the... More 

Thank Bonnie L
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Our family went to eat a Mama's on our last night on Maui. What a way to cap off our vacation! The views, friendly staff, the food and the black pearl dessert were incredible! Don't be thrown off by the prices --- it's expensive but well worth the price! If you go to Maui, you MUST go to Mama. Make... More 

Thank Mulligans86
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great location and ambiance. Attentive service. All of our dishes were very good, but it seamed like the fish was overpowered by the sauces.

Thank Norman C
Erie, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Unless you're planning a sunset dinner at Mama's, a stop at Ho'okipa Beach Park for a pre-dinner sunset is a worthwhile stop. Resting sea turtles and surfers make for an awesome and free Hawaiian experience. It's very crowded at sunset and parking is tough to find. We were told to take our valuables out of the car although we felt... More 

Thank travelThecountry78
Chicago, Illinois
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32 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place is pricey but worth the experience. Great decor. If you are germophobic or not too keen of animals and birds around your food this may not be the place for you. There are birds flying around in the restaurant. It has amazing view. Staff was very helpful in understanding the menu and deciding on what to drink and... More 

Thank K P
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The food is amazing !! Make sure you reserve! Every dish I had was amazing, the food is very surprising

Thank Sandra P
Stockholm, Sweden
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Love the food, view, cocktails and service. This place is really special. Top notch in every aspect. Especially the service was outstanding. Barb was exceptional. Make sure you book this in advance. We did lunch because it was fully booked. And lunch vas amazing! This place is a must if you visit Maui.

Thank Smulorpamarken
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

First let me start with Awesome food. When we checked in two reservations of 6. They handed us drink cards and the confusion began. When we were.done with dinner and the check came we had 6 extra drinks on our check and the server suggested we work it out with the other table (who were family). We thought that was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $100
Seafood, Hawaiian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 799 Poho Pl, Paia, Maui, HI 96779-9708
    (Hana Highway - Turn Left at the fishing boat)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Paia
  • Phone Number: +1 808-579-8488

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?