West Maui Restaurants Open for Take Out During COVID-19

As the second-largest island in Hawaii, Maui is home to several beautiful beaches and offers plenty of land and ocean activities for all our visiting tourists. Some of the best resorts and hotels in Maui and beach homes are concentrated in the West Maui area. Aside from being a perfect spot for snorkeling, surfing, and swimming, West Maui is also a haven for food lovers. It’s home to some of the best restaurants on the island, serving both International and local cuisines, from organic smoothies to fresh seafood and sumptuous grills.


Some businesses in Maui are already opening up after closing their doors due to the ensuing lockdown as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Several restaurants in West Maui have already resumed their operations and are accepting take-out orders. If you are coming here for a holiday getaway, it’s worth knowing which restaurants you can visit and order food for take-out, so check these out.


Aloha Braised, LLC

Maui is fast becoming known for its amazing food truck scene. So if you are coming here for a holiday, you definitely should check out the Aloha Braised LLC, an awesome food truck that offers free delivery within Lahaina and not far from our Alexandra’s Front Street vacation rental. They serve sumptuous local cuisines, and some of the most popular items on their menu are the Sushi Rice Bowl topped with California style Poke, Togarashi Seared Ahi Salad, Volcano Chicken, and Portuguese Hotdog with Fries. All items are reasonably priced, and customers have praised them for the delicious taste and excellent service. They are open from 10 AM to 2 PM and you can call them ahead for pick-up.


Down the Hatch Maui

Another great dining spot that’s worth checking out if you are staying in the Lahaina Town is Down the Hatch. Established in 2015 by three childhood friends from Georgia, this restaurant and bar is known for serving the freshest seafood in town. Their menu features popular Southern fares such as Fish n’ Chips and Mahi Mahi Tacos made from locally sourced fresh fish. Some of their Hawaiian Island favorites are Lobster & Crab Grilled Cheese and Calamari. Their Ahi dishes are also popular among patrons. The restaurant is open from 8 AM to 10 PM, and you can call to order in advance for curbside pickup and an easy jaunt from our Lahaina Oceanfront Estates vacation rental.


Fleetwood’s on Front St

If you’re a fan of Fleetwood Mac, then you might find it interesting to order from Fleetwood’s on Front St. Owned by the famous rock and roll icon Mick Fleetwood, this restaurant is popular in Maui. It is recognized for its award-winning menus and an extensive offering of exquisite wines. Most customers would come here for their casual atmosphere with the breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean and West Maui Mountains in the background. However, they currently do not accept dine-in, but you can order for take-out. You can also call in advance since they offer curbside pickup. 


Joey's Kitchen

If you are staying in one of the properties at Napili, check out Joey’s Kitchen in Napili Plaza. Serving Hawaiian-inspired Filipino Asian cuisines, Joey’s Kitchen is known for serving affordable gourmet foods. The menu features an interesting combination of Japanese, Filipino, Portuguese, and Chinese delicacies. Currently, they are open for take-out and accept orders for dinner and lunch. During the weekends, Joey’s Kitchen serves breakfast from 9 AM to 11 AM.


Kimo’s Maui

Home of the famous Hula Pie, Kimo's Maui is the go-to restaurant for those who want to savor traditional Lahaina cuisines. Aside from their famous pie, the restaurant is also known for its signature prime rib and the classic Kimo’s style fresh fish. Open from 12 to 9 PM daily, Kimo’s Maui is now allowing dine-in at their patio. But if you prefer to order takeout, you can do it directly from their website. Make sure to order their mouthwatering Hula Pie for dessert, a scrumptious pie made with macadamia nut ice cream assembled on top of a chocolate cookie crust!


Māla Ocean Tavern

Māla Ocean Tavern is an oceanfront restaurant located right next to the Hawaiian sea in Lahaina. Awarded the Best Oceanfront Dining on the Island of Maui by Maui No Ka Oi Magazine in 2019, Māla Ocean Tavern is a perfect spot to enjoy fresh fish and other Mediterranean dishes while watching the beach sunset. The restaurant is only open for dinner from 5:30 PM to 8 PM and is accepting orders for takeaway, which you can place directly from their website. 


Roy’s Ka’anapali

For guests staying at Kaanapali Royal or in other properties within the Kaanapali Resort area, Roy’s Ka’anapali is just a few minutes away. This restaurant sits inside a golf-course clubhouse at the Kaʻanapali Resort and overlooks the picturesque green landscapes. Serving exquisitely prepared traditional fare, some of the most popular dishes on its menu include their signature Roy’s meatloaf with Maui cattle beef, blackened ahi with Chinese mustard, mushroom gravy, and onion rings. You can call to order from their carryout menu from Wednesday to Saturday, 3:30 to 7:30 PM.


Teddy's Bigger Burger

If you’re craving burgers, Teddy's Bigger Burgers is the best burger joint to go to. Located in Lahaina Gateway, this is one of the many branches of a Hawaii-based burger chain serving creative burgers, sandwiches, fries, and ice cream. They are known for their brightly colored interiors, but what makes them popular are their juicy patties that are made from high-quality meat. Served on freshly toasted buns, you can choose from three different sizes, from a third of a pound to a pound. Their hand-cut fries and crispy chicken sandwiches are also hard to resist. Call them for your takeout order, from 10 AM to 8 PM daily.


Star Noodle

Star Noodle is a modern-restaurant known for its wood-trimmed interiors. Located in Lahaina, this restaurant serves a sumptuous selection of noodles and other Asian cuisines. They also have a sake bar that serves delectable sake and some specialty cocktails, wines, and beers. Some of the most popular dishes on their menu are the Pad Thai, Garlic Noodles, Hapa Ramen, and Steamed Pork Buns. For desserts, the mango pudding and malasadas are the best. You can call in advance to order for takeout. They are open from 10:30 AM to 10 PM.


Sale Pepe Pizzeria e Cucina

Sale Pepe Pizzeria e Cucina is an Italian bistro serving authentic Italian cuisines. From homemade pasta to artisanal Italian pizzas, Sale Pepe will satisfy your craving for Italian dishes. Their pizzas are made by a certified pizzaiolo that uses only fresh and local ingredients. The homemade pasta dishes are definitely to die for and are best paired with their exquisite wine. Their menu changes from season to season, so there is always something new to look forward to when dining at this pizzeria. For takeout orders, you can order online or call their hotline.


Hawaii has an eclectic blend of different cultures that come together that make our cuisine choices unique. Don’t be afraid to branch out and try something new during your Hawaii vacation. Enjoy all the local food choices that you won’t find back home. We hope you find these restaurants as much of a gastronomic delight as we have!