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Sarento's on the Beach - Maui

2980 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-9602
+1 808-875-7555
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“tiger shrimp” (20 reviews)
“osso bucco” (38 reviews)
“crepes” (21 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
2980 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-9602
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Reviewed yesterday

The woman who showed us to our seats couldn't raise a smile, bad start. But the view is lovely being right on the beach. The server was efficient and our eggs Benedict arrived promptly. We decided to ask for a latte which was a mistake...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Have been here a few times. All have been for breakfast or brunch. All were hands down some of the best breakfast foods. I had the eggs benny the most recent visit and was not disappointed. The portions are not huge but they are enough...More

Thank Owen P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We dined at Sarentos a couple of nights ago with our kids, visiting from Australia. It’s a beautiful location being right on the beach. The food was so average, not well cooked or presented and the service was also not great. The ahi fillet was...More

1  Thank Samantha A
TriStarMaui5, Manager at Sarento's on the Beach - Maui, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, Samantha: We're so sorry to hear that you and your family had a disappointing dining experience with us. But we appreciate your feedback; we will be sure to review your comments with our staff. Mahalo.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was there with family between Christmas and New Year. the servers were great. Wondergul wine selection. Everyone's food was spectacular looking and served in a timely manner.

Thank David J
TriStarMaui5, Manager at Sarento's on the Beach - Maui, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, David! We're happy to hear that you and your family had such a wonderful time dining with us over the holidays. We hope you'll all join us for dinner again soon!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Excited to repeat! Mai Tais beachside, personable service, excellent food made for a perfect first night on Maui experience.

Thank Mary T
TriStarMaui5, Manager at Sarento's on the Beach - Maui, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, Mary! We're delighted that we could help make your first night in Maui a special one. Mahalo for joining us, and we're looking forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate dinner here and had a wonderful dinner with an amazing sunset view. The food was delicious and the wait staff was very accommodating for us to have a leisurely dinner and long conversations with family.

1  Thank rexgarth
TriStarMaui5, Manager at Sarento's on the Beach - Maui, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, and mahalo for your review! We're delighted to hear that you had such an enjoyable dining experience, from the delicious food to the sunset view. We hope you and your family will join us for dinner again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have dined a Sarentos many times over the years when vacationing in Maui. Tonight we were disappointed with the seafood choices. They only offered two types of swordfish and ahi. This being Hawaii we expect better than this. Out of our party of four...More

1  Thank Butch M
TriStarMaui5, Manager at Sarento's on the Beach - Maui, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, Butch: We're sorry to hear that you were unhappy with our seafood selection. Though several of our entrées feature fresh seafood — including fish, lobster, shrimp, scallops and clams — we also offer a variety of other Mediterranean-style dishes, so that there's something for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One can sit inside or on the deck; we were on the deck but under cover, best of both worlds. A good dinner though we had to wait an age for menus. I like my lamb medium, and that’s how it came. My companion’s is...More

Thank Elaine S
TriStarMaui5, Manager at Sarento's on the Beach - Maui, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Aloha, Elaine! We're so happy to hear you had an enjoyable al fresco dinner with us, and that you and your companion enjoyed your entrées, the Rack of Lamb Placourakis and the Osso Buco, both that evening and again the next. Mahalo for your review!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good food Exceptional setting. Been there twice. Would go 5 Stars but the portions are just a little small A little pricy but hey, you’re in Maui. Go for date night, get there early and get a table at the wall looking out at...More

Thank Bryce D
TriStarMaui5, Manager at Sarento's on the Beach - Maui, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo, Bryce, for your review! We're so happy to hear how much you enjoy our food, and we truly appreciate the kind words. We can't wait to serve you again on visit No. 3.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have had a few lovely dinners here with friends but this business meal for 14 was a disaster from beginning to end . We had made a reservation ahead for viewing table when we arrived they proceeded to seat us in a glass room....More

Thank Joan B
TriStarMaui5, Manager at Sarento's on the Beach - Maui, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha, Joan: We are truly sorry to hear that your business dinner was such a disappointment. Please accept our apologies for the lapses in service you and your colleagues experienced during your visit. We appreciate you letting us know what went wrong so we can...More

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MickeyandMinnie60
13 December 2016|
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Response from ssjtrider | Reviewed this property |
I did not see turkey on their menu, but Christmas may be an exception. You can ask them directly on their website.
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11 September 2016|
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We don't offer gluten free pasta at this time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, View, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2980 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-9602
    (Kilohana Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kihei
  • Phone Number: +1 808-875-7555
Description
Sarento's is nestled on one of Maui's premier beaches overlooking the islands of Molokini, Kaho'olawe & Lana'i, providing guests with unsurpassed romantic ocean view. Italian-style warmth & hospitality are part of the atmosphere that makes this fine dining establishment one of Hawaii's most celebrated. The superior service, coupled with the outstanding culinary offerings makes Sarento's a place where memories are created. Superb, five-star regional Italian cuisine with a Mediterranean flair. Specialties include award-winning presentations of homemade pastas, fresh Hawaiian seafood, prime steaks, signature veal, lamb, chicken & pork dishes. Creative preparations of classic Italian desserts are enough to make a grown man cry. The main wine cellar offers over 75 domestic & imported wines ranging in price from $20 - $1,000. One of the most respected collections of wines in Hawaii, contains over 1,500 bottles from France, Germany, California with a focus on rare Italian wines.
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