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Thai Chef Restaurant

878 Front St Ste A12, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1665
+1 808-667-2814
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (47 reviews)
“curry” (16 reviews)
“summer rolls” (10 reviews)
All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
878 Front St Ste A12, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1665
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small place, very nice people. Food was not warm enough, and the sauces had little flavor, but were very spicy. Bonus: You can bring in your own bottle of beer/wine.

Thank WorldTraveller550
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This was our first visit to Chef Restaurant, but it won't be our last. Our server was pleasant and we didn't feel rushed at all. The food exploded with flavor. Each item we ordered had it's own distinct flavor. The price of the over all...More

Thank tfachevyhd
Reviewed 5 April 2017

First of all, bring a bottle of wine. If you like lobster tail order the red curry and lobster tail. I thought it would be local bugs but its a half pound Maine tail in the best curry I've ever had. Service was awesome, very...More

Thank dukester300
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We were walking around looking for a light lunch and stumbled upon Thai Chef...located in a strip mall. The Pad Thai we ordered was very tasty and full of flavour. would like to have tried other dishes, but that will have to wait till next...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is our family's go to every trip. We always pick up a chicken pineapple fried rice along with a shrimp pineapple fried rice. We stay up in Kahana, and there are for adults and three kids. Finding a family style portion can be a...More

Thank Brian J
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We always enjoy Thai Chef every year when we come to Maui. Thai iced tea is excellent. I love the summer rolls; fresh veggies with a delectable dipping sauce. Chicken satay is excellent, and my husband loves their pineapple fried rice. Service has always been...More

Thank NapiliR
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

A small plea hidden in a shopping center behind front street. Once you find 858 Front Street head in the back contains a shopping center with the post office. The food is very good and reasonably priced for a restaurant on front street. There are...More

Thank Robert I
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I love Thai food and eat it frequently back home (Seattle). I was not impressed with our take-out meal from Thai Chef. The yellow curry was bland and tasted like lightly seasoned coconut milk - curry should have a potent curry flavor, shouldn't it? The...More

Thank Dee-Cam-G_12
Reviewed 27 January 2017

How can a small, family owned restaurant located in a strip mall area be a favorite of locals and vacationers? It doesn't seem to advertise so only through word of mouth does it achieve such high ratings. Bring your own bottle of wine and enjoy...More

Thank Mary Kay S
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Couldn't get a table for our second visit to Star Noodle this trip but staff recommended Thai Chef...... great recommendation. Little family run (herbs grown at their home) operation with perhaps 30 seats. Lots of great curries, nice presentation, bring your own beer/wine, friendly staff,...More

Thank EconomistGuy
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Does every room have an outside balcony, or do you have to request one?
29 January 2015|
Response from NapiliR | Reviewed this property |
I don't think this question relates to the Thai Chef Restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 878 Front St Ste A12, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1665
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
  • Phone Number: +1 808-667-2814
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