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Ono Gelato

#10 of 19 Dessert in Kihei
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Azeka Shopping Center, 1280 South Kihei Rd #101A, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
+1 808-495-0287
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10:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
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Haiku, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Okay, so I went there for the gelato but got caught up reading the sandwich board. Tried the Reuben Crunch and yeah, it is the real deal! Freshly made by the owner in the kitchen, she takes pride in her product. And the gelato? It is a beautiful culinary work of art. Lots of takeout happening, too.

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Thank rebeccasX8605BZ
Kihei, Hawaii
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a resident of Kihei, I have found that Ono Gelato has some of the best sandwiches on Maui. I have visited Ono Gelato, on several occasions. The sandwiches are a great bargain for Maui. The sandwiches are large, and good for two meals. I also enjoy the gelato at Ono Gelato. For a great lunch, I recommend Ono Gelato.... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gelato was ok, however I will not go back. No smile no hello. Felt like we were bothering the employee. We had gelato in Paia much better service.

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Thank Natasha D
Los Angeles, California
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147 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here twice. Once is the late afternoon and once around noon. The late afternoon gelato was perfect, creamy and what you'd expect. Going at noon we were met with frozen, flavorless gelato that really turned us off from returning. It's clear they just freeze what they don't sell and then thaw in the morning, so you get more... More 

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Thank taurenlegend
Murray, Utah
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Lots of gelato choices and plenty of made to order sandwich choices. The kitchen doesn't open until 11am so it's hard to get a sandwich in the morning to take with you for a trip to some other island location.

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Thank 900leighann
San Francisco, California
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127 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Full disclosure: I love gelato. When Ono Gelato opened in Paia (north shore Maui) I was super happy and not disappointed, the gelato is exquisite. There are now two more Ono Gelatos - this one in Kihei and one in Lahaina, but it turns out they are not all the same company. The Ono in Kihei is definitely very good... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We've been there nearly every day of our vacation. The flavor choices are wide and the portions are generous. We liked that the flavors were locally inspired e.g., lillikoi and passion fruite/orange/ guava. This gelato place is by far our favorite. There is a different gelato place within walking distance of our condo but we much preferred this place that... More 

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High River
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70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Tried several flavours along with our pie, from Maui Pie. This place is amazing, we stopped several times had many different choices every day which made this place an addiction !!! But LOVED LOVED it

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Taylor, Michigan
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70 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A quick after dinner stop for some yummy gelato. They have many different flavors including many typical Hawaiian flavors. They have sorbet too.

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Thank janice b
Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped by a couple times during our stay down the road in Kihei. The gelato is very tasty as you would expect. Pricing was high but not outrageous. They had a few weird flavours....Surfing Goat Quark??? I asked what a fruit quark was after reading the ingredients list and the (new) server had no idea. Server #2 knew there was... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Cuisine
Fast food
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Azeka Shopping Center, 1280 South Kihei Rd #101A, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kihei
  • Phone Number: +1 808-495-0287
Description
ONO GELATO HAWAII featuring THE MAUI SANDWICH SHACK ONO GELATO HAWAII IS BORN IN 2015 Ono Gelato Company was established in 2010 on the North shore of Maui, with the goal of creating traditional Italian gelato with an Island Flair. Upon the success of this location, Ono Gelato opened additional locations including the current Kihei location. As of June 2015 Nicol and James Bradley are the new owners of Ono Gelato in Kihei. Under this new ownership in Kihei, ONO GELATO HAWAII is born. Ono Gelato Hawaii still has the same goal: producing the finest and freshest traditional Italian gelato with fresh, natural, local and organic ingredients on the beautiful Island of Maui. Ono Gelato Hawaii is still located in the Azeka Market at 1280 South Kihei Road. Nicol and James are committed to upholding the fine quality and styling of gelato making in Kihei and in July 2015 they introduced The Maui Sandwich Shack. NOW Two Great Cafe's in One Location. ONO GELATO HAWAII featuring THE MAUI SANDWICH SHACK

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