Kraken is open for business as a drive through coffee truck that likes to pump their music in the Kihei Station food truck lot on Piikea every day starting at 6am. Matt and Magna Pigneiro and Josh and Duangjai Marten have teamed up to bring you this new concept in local coffee. They have chosen a low acid Maui blend and serve a standard 4 shots in their 20 ounce … [Read more...] about New Restaurant: Kraken Coffee Drive Through Food Truck is Open with Free Coffee Saturday
Who doesn't love exquisite sushi and Japanese inspired cuisine? Paia Inn Cafe is rebranding as Vana and adding a dinner menu to their repertoire. The focus is on local grown, seasonal ingredients just like their brunch, but with a decidedly Japanese flair at dinner. The evening menu starts at 5 Wednesday through Sunday, with service ending at 10pm most days, and Midnight on … [Read more...] about Vana is the Newest Sushi Restaurant in Paia
When Derek Braun moved to Maui from Oregon, he really missed the great microbreweries he’d left behind in the Pacific Northwest. So he decided to open his own tap house to satisfy that thirst. It’s aptly called What Ales You, and is located in the Kihei Kalama Village. “We’ve created a different feel in this space here,” says Braun. “It definitely has a Pacific Northwest … [Read more...] about What Ales You New Microbrew Taphouse and Wine Bar in Kihei Maui
Stopping by Pau Hana Kava Cafe in Wailuku is like taking in a breath of fresh air. The outdoor courtyard cafe is sanctuary from the hustle and bustle of the Wailuku business district. Once you step in, you're quickly decompressed by the shaded couches, groovy music and tasty raw food, green juices and kava drinks. It's a completely new dimension in town to discover. "I … [Read more...] about Pau Hana Kava Cafe Unveils an Alternative Zen Zone in Wailuku: Updated with Menu!
Wailuku hit the artisan sandwich lottery when 808 on Main opened a few weeks ago. While it seems odd that we didn't have a panini shop within 10 miles of town, I'm now addicted to eating them. What's more, 808 on Main has taken it upon themselves to also offer us cocktails and wine–and a 4-7pm pau hana; more niches in town that needed to be filled. Josh Richardson and Jonathan … [Read more...] about New Restaurant 808 on Main opens in Wailuku Maui Hawaii