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Sansei Seafood Restaurant

1881 S Kihei Rd Ste KT116, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-7924
+1 808-879-0004
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (677 reviews)
“dynamite shrimp” (38 reviews)
“yaki” (15 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1881 S Kihei Rd Ste KT116, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-7924
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

This is the best sushi restaurant on the island. It’s in the Foodland Shopping Center in Kihei. The soft shell crab roll is amazing, I always get it. This time I had the appetizer as well. Every fish you can imagine is on the daily...More

1  Thank Stephanie1178
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Was in Kihei 6 nights and ate here 3 of them always at the sushi bar so I can't speak for the table service. Fish seemed to be super fresh and reasonably priced. Actually, I think the prices were about the same as back home...More

1  Thank mikeonvashon
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Alright you have to line up at 4:00 pm on Sun or Mon for the 5:00- 6:00 pm. The one hour wait is definitely worth it because the food is prepared to gourmet standards - the service is quick and professional by Brian N., who...More

Thank oaktree2015
Reviewed 2 April 2018

During our two-week vacation, we attempted to make a reservation at Sansei in Kapalua a couple of times, it was completely booked every night until 9pm. Then one day we were in Kihei, and thought we’d visit the Kihei location without a reservation by sitting...More

3  Thank Snert41
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Aweful! Maui is on an island so why the outrageous sushi prices? A lineup out the door? This sushi compares to Costco fast takeout and not a sushi restaurant. So bad! Maybe we’re super spoiled in Nanaimo on Vancouver Island with Sushi Nori , John’s...More

2  Thank kasia j
Reviewed 21 March 2018

If you like fusion Japanese food, you will enjoy the early bird special on most entrees. The panko crust Ahi Tuna roll is a must and the butterfish is soft and tasty. The duck breast is also done perfectly. Server Steve is very professional and...More

Thank G H
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Friends and family enjoyed the FABULOUS sushi, and on Sunday pm, take a local out for dinner on Sunday pm, it is half price! Good variety, great flavour!!

Thank Duchelu
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Having lived in Japan for 5 years, I was hoping for a quality of food onthe order of a decent true Japanese restaurant. Not even close....sushi was very average, tempura was unsatisfactory and left my dinner mates with a very fatty greasy taste in their...More

Thank antone1
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I love to come to their late night happy hour while visiting Maui. You can take advantage of their delicious sushi at 1/2 the regular price and listen to some pretty talented karaoke singers as well! We haven’t been brave enough to...More

Thank kt_thomas82
Reviewed 18 February 2018

The main floor seems a bit crowded, but our group of 6 got a window-side table in a quiet area that was perfect for us. The waitstaff is laid back, but we never wanted for anything. The food was amazing. Our sushi-eaters said it was...More

Thank bcdonthego2016
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Jamie S
26 November 2016|
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Response from Cathy M | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember either. I really didn't care because everything on their menu was fantastic.Both days I was there it was half-price on almost the entire menu, so I really went crazy and ordered anything & everything that I... More
16 August 2016|
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Response from Jennifer P | Reviewed this property |
No. But they have the typical California rolls that most kids will eat. Their menu has a great selection of food that is suitable. Not just raw fish but other options you can feed your kids. And make sure you leave room for... More
5 May 2015|
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Response from 33388Margaret | Reviewed this property |
I can only speak for Sunday and Monday when I was there (late April). If you were seated by 6:00, you got 50% off all menu items (not drinks). There was some kind of discount in the late evening. 50% off all appetizers... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1881 S Kihei Rd Ste KT116, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-7924
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kihei
  • Phone Number: +1 808-879-0004
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