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Nuka

780 Haiku Rd, Haiku, Maui, HI 96708-5846
+1 808-575-2939
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (96 reviews)
“rainbow roll” (6 reviews)
“black sesame” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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780 Haiku Rd, Haiku, Maui, HI 96708-5846
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1 - 10 of 236 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had heard about Nuka for years. Just never made it down there. Wanted something different and was pleasantly surprised. Nice beverage menu with Japanese and local beers, sake and other drinks. Lots of different options from sushi to small plates to noodles. There are...More

Thank Moowahine66
Reviewed 1 week ago

I will be craving Nuka for the rest of my days...the sushi is fresh and vibrant. The restaurant is full of locals and visitors, and I would expect, always packed. This spot was so good we went back for lunch two days later! The only...More

Thank megmcld
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been coming here for several years, while waits can be long on certain nights, its always worth the wait. Great Cocktails, Long list of fresh sushi, rolls and rotating specials. Its Hands down the best Sushi in all of maui.

Thank Cody C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nuka is a great choice if your on the north shore. The restaurant is small no reservations so get there early or call in take out.

Thank Melisa A
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We stopped here on a recommendation from a staff member at Lumeria. Great atmopshere, open and airy, sounds of conversation spill out into the street from inside. The food was so good we made a second stop several days later. We sampled a few small...More

Thank RUnderdog
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

I had had a recommendation from a friend that said: “ it was the best sushi we had in a long time”. I didn’t really believe her, but after visiting, I make hers my words. It was delicious. Super fresh fish, incredible service, awesome ambiance....More

Thank Xris_P
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Such a treat, every time. It’s got the freshest fish and a good menu, though the fusion stuff isn’t my favorite. I tried the age tofu and it was a little slimy, I think it was breaded without egg to make it vegan... It was...More

Thank bryan m
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

This little gem seems to have been discovered, it was very busy on a Sunday night. We waited about a half hour. We started with some sushi as an appetizer and had some more for our main course plus several bowls. All of the dishes...More

Thank theebdk
Reviewed 29 July 2018

The best sushi. Karaage chicken- superb! Delicious and tasty, super fresh modern dining, generous serves, lovely drinks menu, Bustling and busy. Great vibe to eat solo at the bar or with company at the tables. Friendly and proficient service and great ambiance. A must visit...More

Thank Kym B
Reviewed 20 July 2018

This Japanese restaurant was recommended to us by the Northshore Zipline guides when we inquired about a Japanese place to eat. Great recommendation. Food was authentic and delicious. Ambiance was great. Menu has enough variety to choose from. Highly recommend.

Thank SYD J
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Response from Eddie L | Reviewed this property |
At the front door there is a sign-in sheet. Sign yourself into the sheet ASAP and do not just stand around waiting to be served. We park across the street in the lot. Be very careful parking anywhere just out side the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 780 Haiku Rd, Haiku, Maui, HI 96708-5846
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Haiku
  • Phone Number: +1 808-575-2939
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