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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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Dallas, Texas
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55 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place illustrates Paia. Hippy, fun and great food with the hangloose breezy atmosphere. The food is super yummy and interesting. The portions are large, so you may even want to consider sharing. I saw where someone complained about the service on other reviews. Our family of 4 hit it for a 9 AM breakfast. It was bustling with energy... More 

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Thank papi3462
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stop in while in Paia off a whim. The staff couldnt have been any nicer, sandwiches were very good! Open air, comfortable and welcoming. Make the trip!

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Thank Nick B
Watertown, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

When my husband and I were in Maui on Kaanapali beach we decided to take a ride up country to Paia where alot of artists have shops in small villages. We had picked a place to have lunch but when we got there we found out that it was out of business. As we were walking in the small town... More 

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Houston, Texas
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68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful breakfast in a quaint setting. We had the Loco Moco and it was served piping hot and quickly by our friendly server Jill. Service was fast and efficient, food was reasonably priced and staff was friendly. Highly recommend for breakfast.

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Thank Vacationman57
Winnipeg, Canada
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197 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thought this experience would be better. The service was abrupt. A few time the server came and removed items from our table to take to another (sauces); said nothing, not even an 'excuse me'. I had the crispy duck burger and fries. The duck was not tender and the fried bland. Our other meal was the fish burger; it... More 

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Thank Dave1xyz
Miles City
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149 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a Mambo burger and a Kuala pork sandwich. Burgers were yummy! Fries were great. The salad with my pork was lettuce and some red onion. (Boring) We both has mango lemonade which was yummy. I has to use the restroom to wash my hands after by pork and I have to say the bathroom had a weird smell...... More 

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Thank Christi B
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tofu salad with blue cheese and cranberries had a great dressing and was a filling lunch. Husband had duck salad. Cute atmosphere, decent service.

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Thank Diane B
Estes Park, Colorado
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82 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We stopped in for a quick meal. Several things on the menu were unavailable and we did not know until part of our party had been served or we would have gone elsewhere. Those who were able to eat here liked it. The waitress could careless that 2 people were not being served. Too bad. The restaurant has local art... More 

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Thank Khawnee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This is a great little restaurant just off the main street in Paia. The food and service was great. I had the tuna melt which was made with ahi tuna chunks; it made a difference from the traditional tuna melt.

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Thank JFKmsp
Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Our family of four ate here after a day at Twin Falls. We needed a place that offered vegetarian options. It was very relaxed, great friendly service and really tasty, interesting food. And it was reasonably priced. We loved it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$8
Cuisine
American, Bar, Cafe, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?