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780 Haiku Rd, Haiku, Maui, HI 96708-5846
+1 808-575-2939
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (84 reviews)
“tempura” (10 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
780 Haiku Rd, Haiku, Maui, HI 96708-5846
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wide assortment of nicely prepared small plates of Japanese food. Ideal for tasting and sharing. We've done this a couple of times and enjoyed it both. Since I live ten minutes from Haiku, my selection of a travel month is irrelevant.

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this place by accident and it was good. Good atmosphere, good service and good food and parking was easy.

Thank tiges88
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Incredible food and service. Great atmosphere! A great selection of food. Every day they have food and drink specials.

Thank LynnetteMaui
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Great sushi spot, one of my favorites on the island. Get here early or be ready to wait, the dining area is not very large, a little tight in terms of elbow space but the staff does a great job. It's a good value but...More

Thank tpognant
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Great food and ambience, the jewel of Haiku! High class fresh sushi as only the islands can offer, really great dinner spot.

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Although Nuka is housed in a modest building in very modest downtown Haiku on the North shore, it's one of the best sushi bars I ever eaten at. We returned three times in a week. The rolls are awesome!

Thank BillDara
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great atmosphere, small and intimate. Only one downfall is the wait can be longer than you intend so be prepared.

Thank Freedom13maui
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We ate here twice. Everything was delicious and fresh. The wait staff was friendly and really knew their product.

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Do not miss Nuka for the best sushi, sashimi and yuzu sorbet! We were a party of six (three adults and three youngsters) and we arrived about 5 PM on a Thursday and we were seated immediately - good to know as they don't take...More

Thank NationalParxFan
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We had heard that Nuka had the best sushi on the island, but we weren't prepared for all the other thoughtful details. This is an amazing little place, well thought out. The fish was fresh, the rice is milled on site, the ice cream is...More

Thank Suzi L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 780 Haiku Rd, Haiku, Maui, HI 96708-5846
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Haiku
  • Phone Number: +1 808-575-2939
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