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Mama's Fish House

799 Poho Pl, Paia, Maui, HI 96779-9708
+1 808-579-8488
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
799 Poho Pl, Paia, Maui, HI 96779-9708
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Reviewed yesterday

Exquisite food, phenomenal view of the beach and lovely restaurant. The restaurant is set in a private cove with its own beach where you can watch the sunset as you wait to be seated. Great fish and also great steak, but bring your wallet, your...More

Thank FoodCritic42
Reviewed yesterday

So many people had recommended this place to us - and we are glad they did!reservations advised. We called a few days ahead of time and mentioned we were on our 25th anniversary trip. They have a lovely shaded seating area while you wait for...More

Thank everly23
Reviewed 2 days ago

Everything about Mama's Fish house is excellent. It's a bit pricey, but well worth the price. I don't think I've ever been to a restaurant where the service was so great. The staff was never intrusive, but always seems to been there when needed. I...More

Thank Allen P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Several friends said we needed to go to mamas fish house for dinner. So we booked a month in advance and could only get a 4:30pm reservation. The ambiance is amazing. The staff is friendly and helpful. We had to wait even though we had...More

Thank 245msw
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I've been to Mama's 3 times over the years and they never disappoint. Innovative menu and exceptional service. And oh, the desserts!!

Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is not casual dining. It is upscale and high priced and the children's offerings are limited. It is an adults only environment so there are better places for kids dining. All of that being said, it is the best food I have ever had....More

Thank DobsonWilsonFamily
Reviewed 3 days ago

With all the hype over this restaurant, we just kept putting it off. Boy, were we WRONG. I have eaten at some excellent places in my life, and this falls into the top two...if not the first. The view alone adds to everything. Reservations were...More

Thank PastureBuddy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Mama's fish house is amazing! Atmosphere is so fun and the food is impeccable! Our server Casey was great! Highly recommend!

Thank Gillian R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Mama's Fish House is a must when traveling to Maui. Our lunch started with the very friendly and efficient valet service. We were seated immediately due to our reservations through Open Seating. The setting is almost indescribable due to the extreme beauty. Our server was...More

Thank Theprozs
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went here for drinks and appetizers the second time around, because our first meal here was not that tasty and very expensive. The view is amazing, and it is worth a trip for that alone, but I am not willing to be gouged for...More

Thank JJ G
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Hello, I just tried to make reservations for the latter half of July. Website max is for 4 people. We are a family of 5. Do you have any seating for us?
25 June 2017|
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Response from Don M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, call the restaurant directly.
I just made my reservations next month for my upcoming trip. Question...how far are you from the Grand Wailea hotel and what is the best way to get there? Thank you Mahalo
6 June 2017|
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Response from BeeLittle | Reviewed this property |
Your best option is to rent a car as taxi costs about $80 each way. I would also give about 45 min as there might be traffic . Try to rent a car at the Wailea town as the rates are half of what they charge at the hotels. And... More
Judy R
Do your entrees come with any sides; rice, potatoe, veggies, etc?
22 March 2017|
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Response from Todd S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, A wonderful Hawaiian rice and different veggies for entrees with substitutions permitted on most dishes. And of course the prerequisite poi.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 799 Poho Pl, Paia, Maui, HI 96779-9708
    (Hana Highway - Turn Left at the fishing boat)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Paia
  • Phone Number: +1 808-579-8488
  • E-mail
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