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Leilani's On The Beach

2435 Kaanapali Pkwy, Bldg J, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1980
+1 808-661-4495
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hula pie” (692 reviews)
“fish tacos” (723 reviews)
“steak” (183 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2435 Kaanapali Pkwy, Bldg J, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1980
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Kind of like Chili’s but on a beach. Food was good but nothing to write home about. We got pork nachos & they were good but also hard to mess up nachos.

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed yesterday

We stayed next door at the Westin, so we ate here 4 times! My husband absolutely loved the fish tacos and ate them 4 times. I agree, they were very good. I loved, loved, loved the Hula Pie--it was truly one of the best desserts...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Fish Tacos and Chicken Sandwich were as advertised, very good. Fun place, not uptight, with a great atmosphere. The Hula Pie finished us off, we shall return

Thank pjkaren
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food still delicious.classic mai tai and pina colada.open late . Tourist favorite. Next to LV at whalers village.

Thank Cagalang
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice out door seating next to the beach. Great for families taking a break from the sun. Very friendly and helpful staff. We both had the Korean fried chicken sandwich which was yummy. My daughter was happy with Mac and cheese off the kiddy menu....More

Thank mandasol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've really only discovered fish tacos on this our second trip to Hawaii. OMG the fish tacos here are amazing. The overall meal was lovely for my wife, myself and our 18 year old daughter. Value for money and quality food. The restaurant is currently...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried to get a dinner table at another popular restaurant in Kaanapali Beach/Whaler’s Village area but nothing was available. This restaurant had pretty short waiting time so we took it. We enjoyed a spectacularly colorful Hawaiian sunset while we were waiting for our dinner order....More

Thank 317elwynm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was within walking distance of the Westin by the whalers Village. We went every day for happy hour for the 1944 Mai Tai and ceviche. Both were excellent. The bartenders were friendly and made excellent drinks. We'd like to give a special shout...More

Thank brianv44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here on a recommendation from a friend who vacations in Maui often. We were not disappointed. The patio is right on the beach and is a perfect place to people watch and enjoy a great lunch. The service was outstanding and our server...More

1  Thank Aimee_Randy09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food, atmosphere, and service were fantastic. We went for Thanksgiving dinner and had the best stuffing ever (it had pork with macadamia nuts). Everything was great, but if they ever decide to ship to the mainland, I'll be ordering this by the sheet pan! Our...More

Thank Terri B
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Questions & Answers
Darlene E
9 October 2017|
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Response from Linstrvlgems | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see any renovations going on in September.
29 November 2016|
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Response from Evelyn E | Reviewed this property |
Yes high chairs are available. I think happy hour starts at 3.
Bill E
5 July 2016|
Response from NinaNTommy | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are gluten free items.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 35 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2435 Kaanapali Pkwy, Bldg J, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-1980
    (Hwy 30)
  • Public Transportation: Maui bus stops right in front Whalers Village every hour!
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
  • Phone Number: +1 808-661-4495
  • E-mail
Located right on famous Ka’anapali Beach, Leilani’s offers the perfect vantage point for viewing amazing sunsets framed by the islands of Lanai and Molokai. The open air dining room offers sweeping ocean views and features a menu of fresh Island fish, seafood, prime rib, steaks,and barbecue ribs. The outdoor Beachside Grill has long been a popular place for both residents and locals to enjoy their favorite casual fare while sipping exotic cocktails and enjoying live entertainment. Menu offerings include appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, Hawaiian local plates, fish & chips and for dessert Kimo’s Original Hula Pie.
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