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The Banyan Tree

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One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761 (Office Road)
+1 808-665-7096
17:30 - 21:00
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Tue - Sat 17:30 - 21:00
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63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a guest of the Ritz Carlton, we decided to try all of the restaurants on the premises. Dinner the night before Mother's Day came as a delightful evening as we enjoyed the Banyan Tree restaurant. The restaurant is conveniently located next to the pool and overlooking the main lawn and the crisp Pailolo Channel which separates the island of... More 

Thank Ivan S
Newport Beach, California
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43 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Based upon the menu we had anticipated that the restaurant would be more upscale. The level of service was adequate but somewhat hurried. Food choices were ok but not exciting.

Thank travelslut
Saint Charles, Illinois
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We hiked over from the Montage to see the beaches and resort and stopped in for a quick lunch and was pleasantly surprised by the great burger and drinks.

Thank SpringCrocus
Littleton, Colorado
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Sunset at the Banyan Tree is spectacular but the food ensures that your vacation memories don't end when the sun goes down. A Maui Mule is the perfect companion to an amazing ocean view and the menu offers wonderful options from the sea (wife's choice) and the farm (my choice). If you're not staying at the hotel, ask for directions... More 

Thank David M
Westlake Village, California
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248 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We golfed at the Plantation Course in Kapalua, Maui and dinned at the Banyon Restaurant with Magnificent Views! The food and service was superb, especially the French Onion Soup. It's a special treat to enjoy! Would highly recommend The Banyan!

Thank Cathie P
Charlotte, North Carolina
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151 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

A great restaurant by the Ritz pool, service was great and the food yummy. The ceviche was great although served different (in taco cups), which make it a bit harder to eat but yummy. The fish tacos are very good and have just the right amount of heat. Beers are cold. Convenient to the pool.

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant looks right out on the ocean and it was beautiful. We ordered the chefs special of lobster and the chef comes to your table to present it. You need to make reservations well in advance of your visit.

Thank Marcie24
Kelowna, Canada
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87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

My husband and I dined at The Banyan Tree restaurant for a romantic dinner near the end of our vacation in Maui. It was a lovely experience and one we will remember for a long time! We were seated near a window so that we could see the golf course and a bit of the sunset (although the evening we... More 

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Maple Valley WA
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Wonderful atmosphere, great food and service. We had a great dinner and a really nice evening out. The view is fantastic too! Ask for Robert, he was our delightful server. We had the steak and the ahi.

Thank WaveWalker
Newberg, Oregon
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We had dinner here twice during our recent stay and enjoyed everything about our experience. The waitstaff was exceptional and the food expertly prepared and presented. My husband would highly recommend ordering the lobster served with a broth made at table side.

Thank Carol M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 35 - US$ 55
Seafood, Hawaiian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Maui, HI 96761
    (Office Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kapalua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-665-7096
Embark on a culinary journey while taking in spectacular sunset views from this open air, ocean view restaurant and lounge. The Banyan Tree features farm-to-fork concepts highlighting locally sourced ingredients, including those from the hotel's abundant organic garden. Hawaii's freshest fish, meat and produce are prepared with simplicity for the perfect flavor balance. Innovative garden-to-glass cocktails are infused with fruits and herbs and served alongside Hawaiian-inspired share plates to create a culinary adventure that is as inspiring as it is memorable. Intimate yet inviting, The Banyan Tree is the ideal place to savor your first meal on Maui and your last.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?