Wailuku restaurants

Top Choice Japanese in Wailuku

Sam Sato’s

On busy days, Sam Sato's may use 350lb of noodles to keep the crowds sated. A Hawaii classic, this place packs them in with steaming bowls of noodles and delicious manju (Japanese cakes filled with sweet bean paste)…
Health Food in Wailuku

Farmacy Health Bar

The acai creations are so cold they chill your teeth at this spare but inviting health-food eatery where you'll feel invigorated just reading the menu. Smoothies are packed with fruit, and a handful of good-for-you …
Diner in Wailuku

Tasty Crust

The old-school American diner gets a Hawaiian twist at this low-frills locals’ joint. Breakfast standbys like Denver omelets and banana pancakes jostle for attention with loco moco, Spam, and fried rice with egg. Se…
Cafe in Wailuku

Wailuku Coffee Co

Located in the bays of a 1920s gas station, this is (as a sign proclaims) 'where the hip come to sip.’ But if you’re a few years behind the times, don’t worry: in Wailuku this means surfing the web in your T-shirt w…
Japanese in Wailuku

Ichiban Okazuya

Little more than a tin-roofed shed, this place tucked behind the government buildings has been dishing out tasty Japanese-style plate lunches to office workers for half a century, so you’d better believe it has the …
Vietnamese in Wailuku

A Saigon Café

The oldest and best Vietnamese restaurant on Maui is out of the way, but it rewards the search. Menu stars include Buddha rolls in spicy peanut sauce and aromatic lemongrass curries.
Italian in Wailuku

Giannotto’s Pizza

Brando, Sinatra and the Sopranos look down in approval from the cluttered walls of Giannotto’s, a family-run pizza joint known for its home recipes.
Burgers in Wailuku

808 on Main

Serving hearty salads, sandwiches and burgers, this new restaurant has simple airy decor and fairy lights inside. The pupu (snacks) menu includes dishes like Buffalo Brussels sprouts with hot sauce and blue cheese, …
Hawaiian in Wailuku

Poke Hale Grindz

This unassuming neighborhood shop is half mini-mart, selling snacks, candy and shave ice, and half poke takeout joint, run by a fifth generation fisherman and his family. Fill out a form with the ingredients you wan…
Fast Food in Wailuku

Food Court

For fast food, this handy food court has four takeout restaurants offering breakfast and plate lunches. There are street-side picnic tables too. Hours vary at each restaurant.