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Sam Sato's Incorporated

1750 Wili Pa Loop, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-1288
+1 808-244-7124
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“turnovers” (17 reviews)
“saimin” (30 reviews)
“noodles” (57 reviews)
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1750 Wili Pa Loop, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-1288
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Stepping in to Sato's is like stepping into a bistro in Hong Kong. Some of the best noodles you've ever had can be found here!

Thank WineluvrMaui
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We love the noodles here, but we also come for the awesome turnovers and buy boxes of it at a time. We go to Maui periodically for a week vacation and have a stash to last the whole week. The people are awesome and the...More

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The little wait of about 15 minutes was worth it! The restaurant is small but a quick turnover. Very friendly and efficient staff! Loved the dry noodles and beef stick!

Thank lindylover
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Solid and consistent food, attentive and charming service, but the star of this place is ANY of the expertly crafted baked goods - lima bean manju is simply heavenly and my absolute fave novelty when returning to Maui (OK, maybe Tasaka guri-guri, too). Turnovers, ampan...More

Thank 808son
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

This is a unique dining experience for non-islanders, and you'll know it's a favorite of locals when you try to park your car. There is a pretty full selection of typical breakfast items, sandwiches, etc., but the specialties are mostly oriental noodles and saimin (just...More

Thank prevere
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Local place, small dining area and for the short time it is open it is PACKED. The reason: out of this world food. The pastries are wonderful, the saimin (ramen) noodles and broth are excellent and don't get me started on the teriyaki sticks! My...More

Thank KiheiSurfside
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We have family and friends in Maui so the first stop for a meal is Sam Sato's. Definitely comfort food. Our go to dishes are the dry saimen and fried rice. We got there around 10 am and still had to wait for half an...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This place is a gem. My husband grew up on Maui and Sam Sato's is comfort food at it's finest for him. I could eat anything here, side of mac salad is a must of course.

Thank julietpnw
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Large Dry Mein, French fries , 2 BBQ beef sticks. My order for ten years running, Always filling always good!!!!

Thank papio29
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Great little diner with fantastic service. We ordered the dry noodles and loved them. Also got a beef stick which as great. Diner vibe, cheap eats, helpful waitress. We felt welcome and really enjoyed the experience.

Thank funfunfunfunfunfun
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Response from jay22200 | Reviewed this property |
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4 May 2017|
Response from 808son | Reviewed this property |
No. No Apple/Google pay either. This is very common for "Mom and Pop" restaurants on Maui and other outer islands from Oahu. I recall a sign in Hawaiian Hale (Las Vegas) that said it simply: "In God We Trust; All Other... More
Erwin D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1750 Wili Pa Loop, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-1288
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Wailuku
  • Phone Number: +1 808-244-7124
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