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Cafe Mambo

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30 Baldwin Ave, Paia, Maui, HI 96779
+1 808-579-8021
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08:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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Portland, OR
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Before shopping in Paia, we stopped in here for breakfast. The menu has some really good items in it. The waitstaff was very casual and unassuming. They are quite helpful if you ask questions. Been no Gluten Free, I had a lot of them. Food was great and service was pretty quick. I definitely recommend it.

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Thank pdxian
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here a couple of times during our stay before discovering Cafe Des Amis (which I prefer). We ordered a plate our first visit that had a variety of foods to sample - all of which were tasty. We also had breakfast here - very satisfying, but not my favorite in Maui. Great place to grab a quick bite... More 

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Thank Paula G
Eugene, Oregon
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49 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Three words: Crispy Duck burger. Three more words: Sweet potato fries. Outstanding flavors and texture. Fast, attentive service. Typical funky Paian atmosphere. Pretty good value. Would return in a heartbeat.

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Thank Mark W
Rockaway, New Jersey
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here when going through Paia on a recommendation. Excellent prices -- happy hour has $5 cocktails which is unbelievable on this island. Menu was limited but good. Really nice bartenders. Great stop while in town.

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Thank Wendy S
Saint Louis, Missouri
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch here and was impressd with the menu choices including the large array of desserts. The food was good and the two servers were fast and efficient.The food arrived quickly and was tasty and of sufficient size that dessert was not an option, even though they had such great choices. Maybe we'll have dessert next time.

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Thank Rob V
Brixham, England, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lunch stop here. My Mum had crispy duck and I had a burger. My burger was a little pink for my liking but they were happy to have it back and cook it some more for me no problem. They even took a bit off the bill which I hadn't expected.

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Thank Sophie H
Courtenay, Canada
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68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An awesome spot for an of the wall lunch. I had the pig special and the boss had the shrimp special. We really enjoyed the food and atmosphere that this cafe provided in this interesting surf town.

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Thank Bonelltravell2
sj
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good sandwichy food, sane prices, fast delivery. No waiting (unlike the expensive one down the street).

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Thank alan r
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch here. I had the duck sandiwich it was awesome. My wife had the fish salad which was also great. They have sometime local beer a well as great smoothies.

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Thank Swdad
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best chicken salad with salsa and basil dressing! Burgers and fries were great too. Good price point and excellent selection. For a fresh and amazing drink, try the piña colada! Not the fake sugar flavor of normal. Great staff, too. Downfall- parking and seating. Can't wait to go next time we are in town!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 8
Cuisine
American, Bar, Cafe, Hawaiian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Baldwin Ave, Paia, Maui, HI 96779
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Paia
  • Phone Number: +1 808-579-8021

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?