9 "Drinks & A Light Bite" restaurants in Maui.
When you don’t want to commit to a full dinner (blind date, catching up with an aunt, waiting two hours for a table elsewhere), bars with good food are ideal. Make an easy exit after the first round, or go for a second and maybe some food if it’s going well. Either way, these spots have you covered.
If you’re looking for the best fish tacos in Maui, Paia Fish Market is where you need to be.
We’d eat three meals a day at Nalu’s in Kihei, a casual, open-air restaurant that’s family friendly and serves the best Bloody Mary on the island.
Star Noodle House, at the top of the Lahaina Business Park, is our favorite noodle house on the island.
This spot in Paia is great for a low-key lunch or dinner of flatbreads and salad.
Mala is so close to the shoreline you’ll feel like you’re eating on top of the water - come with a few people and order lots of tapas-style dishes.
Though it’s a 20-30 minute drive from the main tourist areas, The Mill House is one of the most beautiful restaurants on the island.
Lineage in Wailea is a spot you come to eat family-style, locally-sourced dishes, drink fun cocktails, and stay for a bunch of hours.
The largest craft brewery in Hawaii, Maui Brewing Company in Kihei’s flagship restaurant is a huge, open-air space great for groups and families.