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Mama's Fish House

799 Poho Pl, Paia, Maui, HI 96779-9708
+1 808-579-8488
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
799 Poho Pl, Paia, Maui, HI 96779-9708
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place is in a beautiful location. The food and service was fantastic. Reservations are a must and don't wait til you get to Maui...make them ahead of time. We just barely got in calling a week ahead.

Thank Julie O
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food was amazing. We lucked out and someone has cancelled a lunch reservation or otherwise we would have missed out on this gem. This was the BEST meal of our trip. The restaurant and grounds are gorgeous and the service was superior. You definitely...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed yesterday

one cannot go to Maui and not go to Mama's fish house . make sure you make reservations in advance. AWESOME AWESOME

Thank Sunshine311378
Reviewed yesterday

Went for our anniversary dinner. Ordered a glass of wine at the bar and our window table was ready before we took a sip. There was a nice card on the table and our server brought a lei for my wife. Service and food was...More

Thank mazdreams
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We recently ate here for our special meal for our honeymoon due to its mention in the lonely planet guide and large amount of positive reviews. We were excited for our honeymoon meal... but ended up regretting coming here and wishing we could have our...More

Thank Natasha P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Seldom do you find a restaurant that checks every box. You must make a reservation to get the outstanding experience Mama provides. The food is delicious, the drinks unique and luscious, ambiance elegant beach bar (Yes it is possible), topped by great ocean views and...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Four of ate lunch here (because we could not get dinner reservations). Food was very good, and service was excellent. Three of us had two beers each with our lunch, no appetizers, and the bill, after tip, was $350. For lunch. Nuff said.

Thank trvelor
Reviewed 3 days ago

A friend recommended this - such a great find! Definitely book ahead of time. Delicious, fresh food, awesome service. Beautiful restaurant. Pro-tip: Tell them if it's a special occasion!

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been to Mama's Fish house several times. I have to say it's a treat. When you first walk in it takes you back to old Hawai in the 40'S .The atmosphere is welcoming.The ocean is right in front of you. It just puts...More

Thank Lei B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We celebrated our 35th anniversary at Mama’s Fish House and so glad we did. The setting, scenery and the restaurant are stunning. The ambiance was perfect for a special occasion. We made our lunch reservations a month in advance and received two email confirmations. Two...More

Thank KonaMom2
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Susan G
August 9, 2018|
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Response from brmezz | Reviewed this property |
Also make sure you have a reservation they are very busy. Last tip coming back to Lahaina at night there are sometimes sobriety check points a few miles from mamas!
Susan G
August 9, 2018|
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Response from MichaelJ6278 | Reviewed this property |
As the others have said shorts and a decent shirt is the attire at all restaurant on Maui.. Make sure you have a reservation 😎
Christina F
June 28, 2018|
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Response from Alan K | Reviewed this property |
Went for late lunch. Every season sunset is different but I don’t know. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic, 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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