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Molokini Bar & Grille

5400 Makena Alanui, Makena Beach & Golf Resort, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-8435
+1 808-875-5888
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Sushi, Fusion, Hawaiian
5400 Makena Alanui, Makena Beach & Golf Resort, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-8435
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Had several meals (lunch and dinner) and drinks at this location, as well as poolside service featuring selections from the menu. Overall very satisfied with the food and service. One waitress was outstanding, head and shoulders above the rest, the others were okay. As one...More

Thank Len37
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous views from the outdoor bar but otherwise nothing spectacular. The chicken sandwich was awful tasted like a bunch of chewy fat. I would not go back. Expensive too.

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Very tasty wine! Also calamari and nutella cheese cake!!! We had pre paid menu, and it didn`t include fried potatoes. When i ask the waiter about it, he explained i can`t get it. But 5 min later brought me a plate of fries for free!...More

Thank katerina_PPP
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We ate lunch here 2 yrs ago and it was great. Last night we had a party of 4 and all 4 entries were bad. The Mahi mahi was so tiny and over cooked I sent it back. $34. I live in Hawaii and have...More

Thank KohalaCoastFoodie
Reviewed 5 May 2016

This restaurant has both the casual island atmosphere as well as the elegant dining. Happy hours deals good on the budget. Dinner entrees and appetizers are excellent, presentation and cooking is very high quality. Thoroughly enjoyed my Cilantro Macadamia crusted Mahi Mahi entrée; hubby loved...More

Thank Dee S
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We have been coming here for the amazing Sunday Champagne brunch for several years. Alas, the hotel is closing July 1st and will be demolished to make way for luxurious condos for the ultra rich folks. The food, wait staff and ambiance are all top...More

Thank aknute2
Reviewed 18 April 2016

The expense of the food is the only criticism of this restaurant. We ate here a few times, and had drinks another. Every dish we tried was well prepared and tasty. When I had a pork and noodle dish, the noodles were homemade and excellent....More

2  Thank Dana E
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Great for lunch with wonderful recommendations for the wait staff. They were friendly and attentive, don't forget to get the bread pudding, its to die for!!

1  Thank taxidiataltys
Reviewed 10 April 2016

This was a very good meal. I greatly enjoyed my steak here. The bread was not very good however. Tasted much like the stuff out of the store. Still a good, albeit, expensive meal.

Thank 449zachs
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

The Classic Three Cheese Macaroni Au Gratin was one of the best things we tried we also had the macadamia nut + Cilantro Crusted Mahi Mahi over red quinoa with asparagus which had amazing flavors. The Mahi Mahi fish tacos, & Hawaiian Pizza, and last...More

1  Thank amberchap
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14 May 2015|
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Response from MakenaResortMaui | Property representative |
Aloha, thank you for your interest in our Friday Night Island Seafood Buffet, it cost $55 per adult and $30 for children ages 5-12. Kids under 5 are free. If you have any other questions or concerns please feel free to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$40
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5400 Makena Alanui, Makena Beach & Golf Resort, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-8435
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Wailea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-875-5888
  • E-mail
The Molokini Bar & Grille, located at Makena Beach & Golf Resort, is a premier dining experience offering inspired island cuisine at an unmatched value. Under the direction of Chef De Cuisine Kurt Lemeries, the menu takes a non-traditional approach to American comfort food, infusing fresh local ingredients, combining elements of Hawaii regional cuisine and presenting new taste profiles that will both surprise and satisfy. Selections include its popular Cilantro and Macadamia Nut Crusted MahiMahi or the famed Crispy Molokai Potato Wrapped Lobster Salad. Featuring nightly live entertainment, take advantage of the restaurant's happy hour specials, nightly special menus, like Lobster Fest on Tuesdays and Thursday, or famed Sunday Brunch.
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