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“Exceptional in every way!”
Review of Mama's Fish House

Mama's Fish House
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Mon, 2/17
8:00 PM
Ranked #1 of 47 Restaurants in Paia
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $25 - $100
Cuisines: Hawaiian
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Good for: Special occasions, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Hana Highway - Turn Left at the fishing boat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mama's Fish House is iconic - and for great reasons! The experience from pulling in to pulling out in exceptional. There is complimentary valet service when you pull in - there is NO self parking! Once you leave the valet, you check in for the restaurant and they make note of your valet number (very nice touch in case you lose your ticket!). You then walk down to the wonder that is Mama's ... beautiful ocean views with large, crashing waves! You then walk the lizard shaped paver path to the entry of the restaurant. Inside, the decor is hand carved wood that is lacquered to a beautiful shine. There are fresh, real flowers everywhere - including on each table. The wait staff only care for 3 tables at a time, so service is incredibly attentive. Each portion of the meal is also brought out by different food runners.

Our table had appetizers, dinner and dessert and I think 2 cocktails each. The bill was enormous - and worth every penny!!! Do not miss Mama's Fish House on your trip to Maui! The good news is that you won't have to go to any other "higher end" restaurants on your trip because absolutely nothing will compare to Mama's!

Date of visit: December 2019
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Thank TravelChick0217
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We felt that the effort of booking Mamas Fish House for lunch was a special and enjoyable dining experience. The breathtaking view of the waterfront , the exceptional flower arrangements and the carved lacquered wood in a quaint and unique restaurant environment.
Service is attentive and polished. The food was exceptional with the fresh Ahi tuna with Asian spices , fresh shrimp in a very light coconut milk broth and a wonderful curry ahi and Mahi mahi combination. It is difficult to describe the delicate mix of spices that kitchen does so well.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Alexandermartin
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfectly prepared seafood, wonderful, knowledgable staff. I have eaten wonderful food in many places, I have never had a view like the view from Mama's. It is an expensive meal, but go for the whole experience. Savor the food, listen to the sound of the waves, watch the sun play on the waves. A feast for all of the senses!

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Tami W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shrimp wontons crispy like bangkok's finest, with Thai chili sauce. winter Salad with vanilla vinaigrette dressing. Order Mama's stuffed fish, you won't be disappointed; so rich it was over the top. Very festive, excellent service. No better place to eat in Maui.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank ClayW391
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was the most expensive meal we had while on Maui but worth every single cent . The location and the service alone make it fantastic . The food just takes it over the top. We loved every single drink and dish . It’s a must do while on Maui

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank 657sheal
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