The most exciting time to live (and likely, visit) Maui is in the throes of winter when reports come streaming in from East Coast friends of Arctic winds and gray, icy streets. This is when I take a moment to stop and smell the roses, or in this case, the plumeria, the sea air, and […]
I’ve donned an apron more in the past week than ever before in my life. Truth be told, I have never even owned an apron. This is not because I’ve thought I was too good, but because I – or rather, my cooking – wasn’t good enough to warrant one. So I’d half-heartedly heat up […]
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Gelato, or Italian ice cream, is a most virtuous choice for a frozen treat. We will now prove this to you: Most ice creams have air mixed into the final product to make it “lighter” and therefore “lower in calories” — but the reality is you’re buying and eating air. Super-premium brands have less air, […]
MauiRestaurantsBlog $$$, Ambience: 4 Stars, Appetizers/Pupus, Bar Seating, Beachfront, Breakfast, Children's Menu, Comfort Food, Dinner, Early Bird Specials, Food: 4 Stars, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Ka'anapali, Late-Night, Love: 3 Stars, Lunch, Main Content, Noteworthy, Ocean View, Overall Rating: 3.2, Pacific Rim, Pasta, Restaurant Listing, Reviewed in Top Maui Restaurants 2012 Edition, Service: 3 Stars, Steaks, Sunset View, Sushi, Tapas, Value: 3 Stars, West Maui 4
Cane and Taro is D.K. Kodama’s newest restaurant in a renovated, prime Ka’anapali location. His success with Sansei, Vino (closed now) and his Oahu restaurants The Counter and d.k. Steakhouse suggests that this restaurant should be a slam-dunk, but in our experience it’s not up to par with its siblings. Still, the location is hard […]
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Da Kitchen at the Wharf Overview: The popular local/plate lunch restaurant has a full bar at this Lahaina location, on the ground floor of the Wharf Center. See what local restaurant reviewers James and Molly Jacobson think about Da Kitchen in Lahaina, West Maui.