BEST LOCAL FOOD
Da Kitchen has delicious grinds, shockingly huge portions and a fun, laid-back feel. What more do you need to know? In truth, Da Kitchen not only has the best chicken katsu we’ve ever tasted, but also has some of the nicest people. 425 Koloa St., Kahului, 871-7782; 2439 S. Kihei Rd., 875-7782.
Runner-up: Aloha Mixed Plate. 1285 Front St., Lahaina, 661-3322. (MN)