Maui is one of the most beautiful of the Hawaiin islands – it is simply about as close to paradise as one will find anywhere in the world. This is why it continues to attract hordes of tourists from all over the world each year. And while they are on the island those visitors will be able to sample some exceptional cuisine. However, there’s good news for those who want to enjoy the fabulous foods of the island – but don’t want to break the bank while doing so. It is possible to find exceptional dining establishments that offer great meals at extremely reasonable prices – here are some of the best.
Aloha Mixed Plate (1285 Front St., Lahaina).
Incredible views and fantastic value combine to make this dining destination a favorite with locals and visitors alike. Dishes such as the $19 Kalbi Ribs and the Mochiko Chicken for $12 are legendary. Don’t forget the wonderful Mai Tai for $8.
Cafe O’Lei (2439 S. Kihei Road, Kihei).
Great food, great prices, and a beachfront view – what more could one ask for? For the main course, one should definitely ask for the pork shank which comes with creamy potatoes and broccoli (at under $20). Or for a taste of the islands opt for the shrimp papaya salad at $14,95.
Cool Cat Cafe (658 Front St., Suite 160, Lahaina).
Could this be the best burger on Maui? This dining destination has won numerous awards – so it’s definitely worthy of consideration for a place in the top three. The ‘Luna’ burger with lashings of avocado, bacon and sweet Maui onions is certainly one of the top choices – and at $13,99 it’s a steal.
Da Fish Shack (5230 Hana Highway, Hana).
Take a seat at a picnic table to enjoy some of the best fish tacos ($14) on the island. Or head to the beach and tuck in with the sand in between your toes. Brian Maser has 35 years of experience and it shows in every bite.
Eating out in Maui need not be a financially stressful experience – there are some fantastic dining destinations that will leave the visitor satisfied with not only the quality of the meal they receive – but also with the state of their bank balance.
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