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Japengo

200 Nohea Kai Dr, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1942
+1 808-667-4796
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (352 reviews)
“honolulu roll” (18 reviews)
“fried rice” (75 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
200 Nohea Kai Dr, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1942
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1 - 10 of 947 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The sushi here is really expensive and just average quality. We expected more being by the ocean and all, but we get better quality back home for half the price, and we live nowhere near any water!

Thank gtfo001
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stayed at the Hyatt Regency in Kaanapali and decided to eat at Japengo, their highly rated restaurant with an ocean view. Started with a bottle of Stag's Leap Chardonnay($72) and had reserved table #505 with ocean view. Best table for ocean view for 2 people...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were a little put off by the prices, but the waiter assured us the servings were very generous, so we shared a curry dusted calamari - mmm mmm, magnificent, and we also shared a main pork dish. All yummy and beautifully flavoured. And plenty...More

Thank kiwiflora
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We sat at the bar, tgey eere really good, nice live music. We sat at the restaurant for dinner with the stunning view of the sunset service was excellent and the description of food was wonderful however the food was not as special as they...More

Thank JEFFERY Q
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the menu and service at Japengo. The fusion Japanese cuisine was made more enjoyable by the live music and great range of cocktails. Would love to visit again (if my wallet permits!)

Thank NasiaGreg
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited this restaurant several times during our stay at the Hyatt Regency Resort. They serve excellent food (Japanese/Asian), including delicious pupus (appetizers). The view overlooking the ocean in the daytime is excellent, The only reason I did not give this restaurant 5 stars was the...More

Thank LeaderInAction
Reviewed 1 week ago

We actually enjoyed two meals and cocktails here. The food was absolutely delicious presentation impeccable and the cocktails were wonderful! We enjoyed our meals in the outdoor seating area with beautiful views of the water. One night there was a musician who played during our...More

Thank R5978MIwilliaml
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here with 5 people, the food was fabulous if you like sushi and fish. Service was impeccable. Would say take a chance, all the servings were good portions. Would say share appetizers and order smaller than usual and take it from there. You can...More

Thank bpsmith47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Japengo for their happy hour. Excellent drinks, and had the appetizer platter. The ribs, and curry calamari were both fantastic. Ended up having much more to drink, found an old friend when I was there too. Good old Don Julio 1942 was being enjoyed,...More

Thank BC-Swede
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on our last day, wish we wouldn't have waited until the last day. Food was great and so was the service. The deserts we to die for!!

Thank Nancy T
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michaelhayatian
28 May 2016|
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Response from DC/VATravelGirl | Reviewed this property |
I would say the dress code is resort casual but, to me, it certainly felt like a place to be a little more dressed up. There were people sitting around listening to music who clearly had rolled right out of the pool though... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 50
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Nohea Kai Dr, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1942
    (Kaanapali Parkway)
  • Public Transportation: Take the Maui Public Bus to Whaler's Village and then a short walk along the boardwalk, to the Hyatt Regency Maui.
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
  • Phone Number: +1 808-667-4796
Description
Japengo is sophisticated dining destination on Maui, featuring world-class steaks, seafood, and sushi. Japengo blends fresh locally-grown ingredients with the exotic flavors of the Pacific Rim. Enjoy indoor and outdoor patio seating, a chic sushi lounge, and an indoor/outdoor lounge area. Happy hour daily and live entertainment every night. Free parking is available.Japengo has earned numerous awards including the 2013 Gold 'Aipono Award for Best Pacific Rim Restaurant on Maui, and 2013 Silver 'Aipono Awards for Best Seafood and Best Asian Restaurant on Maui.Every 2nd and 4th Saturday, Chef Jay shares his secrets in Japengo's Saturday Sushi School, an hands-on culinary class in the Sushi Lounge.
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