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Restaurant Matsu

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161 Alamaha St, Kahului, Maui, HI 96732-2433
+1 808-871-0822
Today
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 19:30
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 19:30
Sat 10:00 - 14:00
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De Winton, Canada
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Since then our grandchildren like noodles we stopped in for lunch at Matsu. They have udon and ramen as well as tempura, teriyaki chicken etc.

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Thank Eugene N
Wailuku, Hawaii
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Good place to get plate lunch Japanese style food. My favorite dish is their yakitori chicken. I recommend eating lunch here as they do close early.

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Thank LANCEandASH
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

I love this place! Their hamachi Kama is so so so delicious! Great prices, large portions, and a homey environment. One of my favorite places in Maui.

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Thank Ellie K
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3 reviews
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

First time back in a few years and we ordered the miso butter fish. Hands down still the best thing on the menu. Get it and you will not be disappointed.

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Thank Jason C
Canada
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

The restaurant is more self-served but the quality of food is excellent. We placed our order up front with the cashier and then settled down at the table (they brought the food to our table afterwards). We had the tempura dish (and it came with rice) and the teriyaki chicken rice bowl, and they were both great! The prices range... More 

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Thank Sirius_Padfoot
Calgary
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163 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Very good price and surprisingly good food and quality. Authentic Japanese deep fried food and soup noodle. Batter wasn't think. Deep fried oyster was fresh. Noodle soup wasn't salty like those MSG ones. Portion was huge. Deep fried soft shell crab was fresh too. Sushi roll was good. It is hiding in a quiet street and industrial area. We went... More 

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Thank Nora L
Kahului, Hawaii
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015

The food is really good here, it is a good place to go when you are hungry in the area. Mostly frequent this place.

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1 Thank DJK808
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214 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2015 via mobile

For onlookers it doesn't look like much. Small place and no upfront service. My family all ordered ramen. The broth was tasty and the chicken Katsura was crispy and delicious! Too much msg in the food though..I guess that's why it's tasty. Might try sushi instead.

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1 Thank kdooka
Kahului, Hawaii
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Fried chicken soooooo goooooddddd. It's so perfectly fried and the Mac salad is great! There just needs to be more seating

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1 Thank kayla990
Hawai'i
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331 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2014 via mobile

I've been coming to this place back when they were in Maui Mall. Love their noodles. ATMOSPHERE: Divey, dinky little wooden building in Kahului Industrial Park. Signs abound for every pet peeve of theirs. FOOD: Tempura ramen - My all-time fav. Done in a dark soy broth. Tempura consists of two shrimp, eggplant, zucchini and green bean. The closest authentic... More 

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1 Thank MauiWorldTravelers

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 19:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 19:30
Thursday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 19:30
Friday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 19:30
Saturday
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Alamaha St, Kahului, Maui, HI 96732-2433
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kahului
  • Phone Number: +1 808-871-0822

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?