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Surfing Monkey Shave Ice

1881 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-7924
+1 808-359-9282
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1881 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-7924
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this stand inside the Shops at Wailea. Very, very small stand. They gave us a huge portion and the flavor was good. Not the best I've had but good if you're in a pinch.

Thank djacobson
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Many flavours are available and there is a place to eat and enjoy inside incase it decides to rain a little. The employee was very kind and personable despite the large line and was working as quickly as she could. The establishment was clean. I...More

Thank NicoleandMatt2014
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

The small is massive so a great value for shave ice. It was delicious though not sure if it’s better or worse than some of the others, Local Boys or Ululani. Still a good spot.

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Yummy locally made ice cream- I would recommend the mango cream and the coconut. Service was good, prices about average for Kihei.

Thank adcrna
Reviewed 11 January 2018

This place is a little hidden and not so crowed as some other places. but just as good. The ice and the service were above par.

Thank Lillian M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I went and satisfied my ice cream craving at Surfing Monkey. They have vegan ice cream from the famous Coconut Glen's on the Road to Hana AND they also have tasty local Roselani ice cream. Both are great ice creams. It's great that they have...More

Thank Victoria N
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We had shave ice in a number of different places in Maui but this was the best. Authentic flavours for the syrup and a wide variety of choices. They're more expensive than some of the shops but they are true shave ice, not crushed ice...More

Thank JMTD
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Shave ice is delicious. Service is slow. The coconut milk ice cream was a special treat... they have several flavors with no artificial colors or flavors.

Thank mgk5u
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Great Shave Ice stand with fair prices, fair servings, and lots of syrup. I went here my first night, and when my craving hit again I went to try Local Boys as I had read such highly touted reviews. Even though toppings are included at...More

Thank dksjjksjdoeakjdslw12
Reviewed 27 April 2017

As of April 2017, Surfing Monkey in Kihei is stocking Coconut Glen's insanely awesome vegan ice cream - it is worth the trip from just about anywhere on Maui (unless you're lucky enough to be in Hana, in which case you should just head over...More

Thank naiyo
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Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
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  • Address: 1881 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-7924
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kihei
  • Phone Number: +1 808-359-9282
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Located right next to FoodlandShave Ice Flavors:Wild Cherry * Pineapple * Tigers Blood * Blue Rasberry * Coconut * Root BeerStrawberry * Mango * Pink Bubble Gum * Banana * Guava * Blue VanillaGrape * Passionfruit * Malona * Lemon Lime * Pina Colada * Lychee * Watermelon * Li Hing Mui Small $4.00Large $6.00All syrups are made locally using raw sugar canefreeEXTRAS:Vanilla Ice Cream * Azuki Beans * Sweet Cream * Li Hing Powder * Chocolate Syrup. We sell coconut glens vegan ice cream
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