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Geste Shrimp Truck

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Kahului Beach Rd, Kahului, Maui, HI
+1 808-298-7109
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Tue - Sat 11:00 - 17:30
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Vonore, Tennessee
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We read all the reviews on this, and had to try it. It was outstanding. Be prepared to sit on a rather dingy picnic table or take your order home. Yummy !!

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Thank Justducky235
Kuala Lumpur
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This truck is near the airport, so it can be your first or last stop in Maui. We nearly missed it as we were rushing to return our rental car and catch a flight. Even though it was 30mins past their published opening hour (11am), they were no where in sight. Just as we were circling looking for other options,... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first stop after leaving the airport. We ate in the car, at an overlook. It was so delicious. We're still talking about it months later. The shrimp are enormous and if you're ok with peel-and-eat shrimp (we certainly are) you won't be disappointed. The crab macaroni is just stupid good. But yeah, bring plenty of napkins and... More 

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Odessa, Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were touring the northern part of Maui and came across 'Geste Shrimp Truck' during lunch time. Since I was reading on TA about their food we made a stop, ordered 'Hawaiian Scampi' (butter-garlic Shrimps) and the recommended 'Spicy Pineapple Shrimps'. When our food was prepared we took a seat on a concrete wall behind the food truck, opened our... More 

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Maple Ridge, Canada
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373 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

We loved the shrimp here so much during our 3 week stay we ate here three times. Make sure you look online to see what days they are OFF so you aren't disappointed. there are other food trucks in the area so there was once they were parked up the road a little further than where they were on previous... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Food truck parked close to the highway. Little choice : 12 shrimps with a choice of 4 types of seasonnings + rice + Mac&crab salad / 1 pupu platter / 50 shrimps platter . Nothing extraordinary as regards this menu... But the taste is there: simple, fresh, tasty, perfectly cooked. The best shrimp meal I have ever had. For $13.

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1 Thank CDGSYD
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Not fast but delicious. Shrimp aren't fully peeled but I've learned to not care, wife still peels. Such flavor, great size shrimp, reasonable price, worth the visit!

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baltimore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

I had read about Geste Shrimp Truck in Kahului (I don't know where) & we decided to try to find it. Thank you GPS! You go up to the window of the truck and order, and you may have to wait 35 minutes or so, because each order is done individually. It was great. It was an unusually rainy and... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Amazing how much flavor can come out of a pretty unassuming spot. These guys and gals are the shrimp pros! You just step up to the truck, order your type of shrimp and it comes with rice and crab macaroni salad (very tasty as well) on the side. Or skip the sides and get two extra shrimp for the same... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Went on a Saturday. Waited 10 minutes to order and then another 45 minutes for food. Food is excellent and it's affordable. However the truck is parked on the side of a busy highway. There was barely a place to park and there is no place to sit and wait or sit and eat. There isn't a garbage can to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, Hawaiian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:30
Thursday
11:00 - 17:30
Friday
11:00 - 17:30
Saturday
11:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kahului Beach Rd, Kahului, Maui, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kahului
  • Phone Number: +1 808-298-7109
Description
This is the only shrimp truck on Maui. Shrimp trucks are very popular on Oahu, so I wanted to compare/rate this business.

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