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Penne Pasta Cafe

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180 Dickenson St Ste 113, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1215
+1 808-661-6633
11:00 - 21:30
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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New York City, New York
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

An Italian cafe where you order at the counter. Guy at the counter was friendly and service is quick. Pasta and pizza both were pretty good. Will definitely recommend.

Thank Gautam B
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

decent food, and cute atmosphere, but no views of beach or shoreline, my food was overdone, companions was good.

Thank C H
Albany, NY
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257 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an old standby for an easy decently priced pasta,dinner. Order at the counter and your food,will be delivered. The specials are good as are the standards. This isn't fine Italian dining as far as the setting but we've come here over the years as have friends. It's a reasonable dinner at a reasonable price served by great people... More 

Thank cbed90
Lahaina, Hawaii
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had hoped for a great meal based on friends' recommendations and some reviews. Maybe we just didn't order well. That happens. But, based on our meals, I was disappointed. We shared a pizza (tomato sauce, basil, cheese) and it was so average. The sauce looked like jelly. My husband ordered it on flatbread to my dismay which tasted like... More 

Thank MaryAnnTravels
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

In need of a decent gluten free options pasta place this was totally fine - nothing special but food came out quickly and portions were substantial. The GF pasta was actually tastier than the regular pasta our other kid had. It is a little pricey for the quality of food but we enjoyed having an outside table on a pleasant... More 

Thank Danny K
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I had a craving for pasta and found this little restaurant on Dickenson. The pasta was excellent and will be going back for sure.

Thank Ken R
Moreno Valley, California
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243 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

This place has been recommended by a friend for years, largely for the dollar value, and we have never tried it. This trip we did, and the food was OK but not great. After all what did we expect? It is a very reasonable place for an inexpensive meal, and on that it delivered.

Thank Chrisgolfpro
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61 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I had the baked penne NY style and it was 4 star good. My husband had the spaghetti and meatballs and liked it well enough but he preferred my meal. Super casual, family friendly and budget minded (although when I go to Hawaii I'm not really on a budget, I expect to pay a lot more wherever I go). However,... More 

Thank Diana S
Lexington, Ohio
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184 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Great food, cute restaurant, friendly staff! It was expensive for what it is but so are all the places in Maui!

Thank brizee06
Providence, Rhode Island
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Partner found this place in a local paper, with a five-dollars-off coupon (you can find lots of coupons and discounts if you look around). Very quiet mid-afternoon on a Tuesday. We both had pasta - I had fettucine bolognese, and Partner had chicken parmesan - and we had a very good meal for about $30. The place is about two... More 

Thank Loren W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Dickenson St Ste 113, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1215
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
  • Phone Number: +1 808-661-6633

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