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Ko Restaurant

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4100 Wailea Alanui Dr, The Fairmont Kea Lani, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-8449 (Kaukahi Street)
+1 808-875-2210
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11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 14:30
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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237 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had an incredible meal with friends of fish and different dishes, all delicious and different. Anything on the menu was good and we all shared. Not to be missed when you're on Maui. A bit pricey, but well worth it.

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed an awesome dinner here last night. 3 in our party enjoyed the fish special and I enjoyed the chicken and brown rice dish. But maybe the best part of the dinner was Robert the waiter and his partner. No name sorry. Enjoy

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Thank johne41
Richmond, Virginia
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I took my wife (sole mate) to the twilight dinner for valentines. Ample time was allowed between each course even allowing us to take a stroll before dessert. It was a 6 course meal. There wasn't a bad serving only complaint was there was a lot of very good food but the pace allowed one to enjoy each course--so it... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Fairmont but would likely have dined here even if we had not due to the reviews here on TA. We actually ate dinner here twice. The first time we sat at the bar and wanted a light dinner. We had missed Happy Hour (looked like a pretty good deal but pretty early) but they had a... More 

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Long Beach, California
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67 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service and food excellent. Ate here twice. The tempura shrimp appetizer......wow! Get the fish and then choose one of the preparations. We had both a coconut lemongrass broth with the sea bass and a ginger steamed monchong which were fantastic.

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Thank Steve C
TheFairmontKeaLani, Kō Manager at Ko Restaurant, responded to this review

Aloha Steve C, and thank you for dining at Kō twice during your Maui vacation! It's wonderful to know that you enjoyed the two fish dishes you selected and the Tempura Shrimp. We truly appreciate your compliments and recommendations for our future diners and look forward to seeing you again soon. Best wishes, Chris Hong More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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186 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a reservation for 10 of us and were pressured into an early reservation at 5 p.m. because the hostess kept repeating that another group needed our table at 8 p.m. Well, we had ordered so much food and wine that we were definitely not done by 8 p.m., but the restaurant was almost empty so they must have... More 

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Thank TravelingPalina
TheFairmontKeaLani, Kō Manager at Ko Restaurant, responded to this review

Aloha TravelingPalina! Thank you for dining at Kō and for sharing your amazing experience with us. It made my day to read that it was such a memorable and lovely evening for you and your entire party. Your compliments of the cuisine and great service will surely be passed along to the team. We look forward to serving you again... More 

La Jolla, Ca.
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52 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of several restaurants in Wailea/ Kihei area that far exceeded my expectations. I've been somewhat averse to dining in hotel restaurants ( this one is in the Kei Alani) however I am starting to change my mind. Spacious, inviting outdoor restaurant near the adult pool. Very friendly and professional service ( thank you Drew). Food quality and prep exceeded... More 

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TheFairmontKeaLani, Kō Manager at Ko Restaurant, responded to this review

Aloha Anrmd and thank you for choosing to dine at Kō at the Fairmont Kea Lani! I am so happy that your first dining experience exceeded your expectations and that you enjoyed the many menu options and the high level of service from our staff, especially from Drew. Mahalo for highly recommending us to future diners. We hope to see... More 

Bend, Oregon
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403 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 308 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ko is a good place for a elegant dinner using fresh local ingredients in Maui. The restaurant is located on the ground floor of the Fairmont hotel in Wailea and its large dining room extends out onto the patio in the lush landscaping. They specialize in 'plantation inspired' twists on modern American cuisine. You can find a wonderful salad incorporating... More 

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bennington Vermont
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52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Ko for our 22 wedding Anniversary and we were not dissapointed.Great service and very good food. We went a little early so we could have a drink at the bar prior to our reservation time and were we glad we did. We met a bartender who will rank in our top 10 forever . His name was... More 

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TheFairmontKeaLani, Kō Manager at Ko Restaurant, responded to this review

Aloha Mauiman. Thank you for celebrating your 22nd wedding anniversary at Kō. It's so wonderful to read that is was such a memorable evening for the two of you. We pride ourselves in creating a great dining experience and I'm so pleased that Ness and Lisa contributed to making it such. We appreciated your compliments and look forward to serve... More 

New York City, New York
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189 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very nice restaurant in the Fairmont Hotel. It serves food with an Asian fusion influence. The appetizers are excellent and very reasonably priced at happy hour. I suggest having a drink or two and the appetizers at the bar and then head into dinner. They restaurant specializes in locally caught fish prepared with and Asian flair. The... More 

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Thank ignatsz
TheFairmontKeaLani, Kō Manager at Ko Restaurant, responded to this review

Aloha ignatsz and thank you for joining us at Kō. I am so happy to hear you enjoyed Kō 's atmosphere, cuisine and service . Mahalo for your suggestions to future guests. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Maui. Best wishes, Chris Hong More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$50
Cuisine
Seafood, Asian, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4100 Wailea Alanui Dr, The Fairmont Kea Lani, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-8449
    (Kaukahi Street)
  • Public Transportation: The nearest Bus stop is located at the Shops of Wailea Maui.
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Wailea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-875-2210
  • This restaurant is at Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui
Description
Executive Chef Tylun Pang leads the culinary masterpiece of Kō, the only fine dining restaurant on Maui to offer cuisine inspired by Maui’s sugarcane plantation era. Located at The Fairmont Kea Lani in Wailea, Kō features island family recipes and includes farm-fresh Hawaiian, Chinese, Filipino, Portuguese, Korean, and Japanese menu items with a contemporary twist.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?