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Maui Culinary Academy

310 W Kaahumanu Ave, Maui Community College, Kahului, Maui, HI 96732-1643
+1 808-984-3225
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good9%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
“food court” (2 reviews)
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7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
310 W Kaahumanu Ave, Maui Community College, Kahului, Maui, HI 96732-1643
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We had a great lunch at the culinary school. A fine dining experience provided by the students. The food was great and they we able to accommodate the dietary requirements of our group.

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This review is for the Pa'ina Cafe which is on the campus of the University of Hawaii Maui College and is part of the Maui Culinary Academy program. You don't have to be a student to eat here. ATMOSPHERE: This is the cafeteria of the...More

Thank MauiWorldTravelers
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Always rewarding watching the next generation of rising chefs in Hawaii. With a number of places to enjoy in the food court, everyone can find something.

Thank kenlovekona
Reviewed 10 July 2016

On main floor at the U. of Maui is a 5 star Fabulous ethnic 'food court' fun by the academy, executed by students. Under $10!!! But it is so popular that food items run out quickly. On the 2nd floor is a 5 star formal...More

Thank LoveToTravelSamson
Reviewed 21 February 2016

What a wonderful experience this was. We were a group of 16 and even if you are just 2 a reservation is a must. Not cheap particularly for lunch. With tip it is between 45-50 per person but for your special meal of your trip...More

Thank golfinggrannie
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Students where great, food was fantastic.We went as a large group and where all amazed.you can bring your own wine, there is no corkage fee. This is a must in your plans.

Thank don B
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

The hours posted say their open but there was no one there and you will have to ask several people how to find it. Bet it would have been awesome.

Thank Nonnackw
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

You can not go wrong with this place. We were there for lunch and it was fantastic. The food and service were exceptional. If you are unhappy dining here you are impossible to satisfy.

4  Thank fireman452
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Thanks to friends who took us there for the Class Acts lunch, we enjoyed one of the best meals ever! The students prepared and served an absolutely outstanding 4 course lunch and we would have returned but it is extremely difficult to get reservations and...More

3  Thank luvtogogirl
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Best in Class! Culinary School Students at University of Hawaii are the Chefs! Haute Cuisine...follow it up with a trip to the MAC and you have a world class cultural event...

2  Thank BabetteHawaii
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 PM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 W Kaahumanu Ave, Maui Community College, Kahului, Maui, HI 96732-1643
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kahului
  • Phone Number: +1 808-984-3225
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