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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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“panang curry” (124 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
799 Poho Pl, Paia, Maui, HI 96779-9708
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Reviewed today via mobile

Everyone kept telling us we had to go to this restaurant. We weren't disappointed. Whilst it's not budget eating the food was exceptional. Wait staff were very attentive and the beach view was beautiful. A must on the travel itinerary

Thank Wakayoo N
Reviewed yesterday

We LOVED Mama's Fish House. Beautiful setting and great food and drinks. Mai Tais were superior and we especially enjoyed the Opakapaka as well as the Ono. Unlike other restaurants we visited, the portion sizes were generous! Don't miss Mama's Coffee. We enjoyed it so...More

Thank Bonnie K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Majestic scenery and amazing food! The freshest seafood you can obtain besides catching it yourself! Appetizers we tried were the sashimi, guacamole and crab followed by the crab cake! A Wonderful delight! Then the uku comes and just when you think it can not get...More

Thank maratin416
Reviewed yesterday

we plan our departure so we can have lunch at Mama's. Location, location, location! valet parking and a short walk down the stairs to the breath taking beach. try for a "window" seat. drinks are for real: no watered down hotel mai tais here. The...More

Thank parksloper511
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I am not rich or my review would be even better. This is a super nice, beautiful, romantic, delicious & great service restaurant! No faults other than expensive. We didn't scrimp, nor did we spurge and ended up with $130/pp. All our other dinners out...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the most special restaurant on Maui. Great Service with the most incredible atmosphere it really feels like you are dining in paradise and that is worth a little more to spend for a memorable dining experience.

Thank flfamilylovesmaui
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came here for dinner because it is always listed as one of the best restaurants on the island. I worried that it was a tourist trap, and it most definitely was. The setting was beautiful, but the scene felt more like 200 people had...More

1  Thank mgk5u
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant experience with gorgeous views. Very enjoyably delicious food. It's a true dining experience. Once seated you are not rushed through your meal.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place, while pricey, is worth every penny!! Food is simply fantastic, service outstanding and the atmosphere is unbelievable!! Spend the money have a special evening you'll remember a long time. Jensen our waiter was the best. This is truly a special place on Maui....More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our favorite restaurant of all of Hawaii. Right size portions, excellent presentation and stunning atmosphere. Make sure you book your reservations well in advance.

1  Thank Stuart G
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
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
5 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?
21 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.
Anyone get married in front of mamas fish house?
18 March 2017|
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Response from DaveEAndreaL | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we've observed weddings in front of Mama's. FYI, Beaches are not private in Hawaii. The access might be a little tricky if there isn't permission to use Mama's entrance.
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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
Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
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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