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Saeng's Thai Cuisine

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2119 W Vineyard St, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-1697
808-244-1567
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11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I am often reluctant to revisit a restaurant that I had a great meal as so many times, the second time is simply not as good. Dims the wonderful first memory. Well this place is truly an exception to my concerns. The food was once again simply excellent. Fried calamari was lightly breaded hot tasty and tender. My wife had... More 

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Thank AugieD0ggie
Maui
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of my friend's favorite places to eat when she visits Maui. They have a variety of foods on the menu and the interior of the restaurant looks so much better than the exterior. Dont let the exterior stop you from checking this restaurant out. The prices are quite reasonable for what you get.

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Thank Linda M
Winston, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Food was good, we had the Cornish game hen, Cashew Nut Chicken, Chicken Curry Soup, and Pot Stickers. The Cashew nut had a basil in it that tasted like black licorice and ruined the dish for me, oh and the small Caterpillar that I found in it wasn't that awesome either. The game hen was good and so were the... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Good authentic Thai food. Loved the silver noodle salad which was full of flavor. The shrimp with vegetables was a healthy lunch option. A fun drop in spot for lunch.

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Thank Pumpvixen
Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

About a hundred years ago, but this brought back awesome memories. I had the Pad Thai, my wife the Red Seafood Curry and of course, we did have the spring rolls. The food was simply excellent, fresh, hot(temperature wise) and well flavored. A definite return is in order. Caveats: As was noted in another review, when we visited at 2... More 

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Crofton, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We visit Saeng's about 8 times a year. This inconspicuous Thai restaurant continues to offer consistently good food. The location is on a quiet street in the even more quiet town of Wailuku on Maui. Yet whenever conversations move to where there is the best Thai food on Maui, visitors and locals always mention this little restaurant. The atmosphere is... More 

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Thank Peg C
Wailuku, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Saeng's restaurant is in the middle of a busy city but once inside you are in Hawaii. The environment is refreshing and unusual. The choices are unusual as well and very good.

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Honolulu, HI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Went last night for take-out and looked up reviews in advance. I was a bit nervous but am so glad we went. The pricing was relatively cheap for Maui. We ordered the Pad Si Iu and pineapple fried rice. I was nervous to find a tall white guy expediting. He was nice and friendly and helpful and sent me home... More 

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

We were the only ones here which is always a bit scary. The food was amazing! Fresh and full of flavour! We had the chicken satay, fresh salad/spring rolls, green curry dish and the pad Thai. Our 15 month old loved everything as much as we did!

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Thank Kim-Sheridon
Phoenix, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

This was Valentine's Day and we were a little worried that it might be difficult to get into a restaurant without a reservation. We were seated immediately. Although there is both indoor and outdoor seating every one was seated outside. There were two large parties, one with 20 seated at a very long table and the other, 12 people similarly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$14 - $14
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2119 W Vineyard St, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-1697
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Wailuku
  • Phone Number: 808-244-1567

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?