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Castaway Cafe

45 Kai Ala Dr, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-9420
+1 808-661-9091
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Cafe, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
45 Kai Ala Dr, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-9420
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Castaway cafe was recommended by several friends. We went for Labor Day dinner. The café was casual and friendly. We waited a bit for our server but she stopped by to assure us she would be right with us. members Out drinks were delivered quickly...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Aston villas, this is there poolside/beachside bar and cafe, had many mai tais and breakfasts here, a wonderfull staff and bartenders, along with reasonable pricing.

Thank Rory I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here on our first night’s stay at the Aston Villas. We knew we would be tired from our early morning travel and decided to dine at the risto on premises. The service was slow and our glasses of soda & water sat empty...More

Thank Gl0be_Tr0tt3r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place! We've been coming here off and on during our visits to Maui for 12 years. Still as good today as it was then. The management, service and food is awesome and the price is terrific for what you get. Great bar!...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate breakfast here twice while in Maui, both times were perfect (try the pineapple boat!). We had dinner on pasta night, it was terrible. Everything was WAY overpriced and overall just not very good. I would absolutely return for breakfast, but I wouldn’t recommend...More

Thank Lori_26_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a delicious breakfast at this perfectly simple restaurant. Professional and sweet server. Nice breeze and dolphins playing in view. Great prices. WONDERFUL.

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food at reasonable prices. Look for nightly specials too. Husband and I shared a bottle of wine, had salads and an entree for $49. Good deal.

Thank Riviermom
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Back in November of 2016, we stayed at the Westin Ocean Villas. After noticing the beach walk, my wife and I thought we were up for an adventure. We found that the beach walk leads you all the way to Whaler’s Village. On our way...More

Thank Steven Y
Reviewed 9 August 2018

great view, service and local breakfast - whole family loved it - we ate out for 8 mornings, this was the best -

Thank BrianS5071
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This place was awesome. Great food, great staff!! I would recommend goin there!! The fruit bowl is AWESOmekku

Thank Kimberly J
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28 February 2016|
Response from CohnRestaurantGroup | Property representative |
Hi, The Royal Lahaina is about a 5 minute walk from the Cafe! We hope to see you soon and we just made some great changes to our menu. Aloha, Billy Anderson Castaway Cafe Cohn Restaurant Group
23 February 2016|
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Response from CohnRestaurantGroup | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for your feedback! We have gone back and forth about adding prices back to our menu(s) on TripAdvisor. We are rolling out a new menu in the next few weeks and will most likely add the prices back shortly... More
Sharon W
17 August 2015|
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Response from Lara K | Reviewed this property |
No they do not. But check out Leilani's at Whaler's Village. They even give a free slice on a return visit. Go on Taco Tuesday, they are delicious
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Kai Ala Dr, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761-9420
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Lahaina
  • Phone Number: +1 808-661-9091
Boasting ocean front dining providing a selection of menus throughout the day and leading into dinner with spectacular views of the Maui Sunset, with a knowledgeable and "Ohana" (family) friendly staff that will complete your dining experience.
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