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Monkeypod Kitchen

10 Wailea Gateway Pl, Wailea Gateway Center, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-6527
+1 808-891-2322
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Wailea Gateway Pl, Wailea Gateway Center, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-6527
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Reviewed yesterday

Monkeypod is part of the Merriman chain of restaurants, well-known throughout the Hawaiian Islands. More casual than its fine-dining counterparts, it nonetheless maintains the stellar Merriman tradition. The food here is locally sourced and extremely fresh. Bread, pizza crusts and cream pies are made from...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed yesterday

This was a great find. The Happy Hour is one of the best deals in Maui. The pizzas are 1/2 price and drinks are also discounted. Aside from the price being a draw, the food was excellent. We went here twice and the restaurant is...More

Thank brealiving
Reviewed 2 days ago

The food here is totally amazing. We ate here for lunch and had the Ahi Tuna sandwich - yum and than a big group of us went for happy hour which is 1/2 off most items including drinks. Everything was delicious. Would highly recommend for...More

Thank Kate A
Reviewed 3 days ago

They accommodated a large party with separate checks. The food was good but expensive for a Happy Hour.

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Good place to stop by if in the area, best if you come during happy hour. Hit or miss also depending on which day of the week you come, felt the food and drinks were better on the weekends than Tuesday (when we came for...More

Thank Vjay S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were here with a large party for a birthday celebration. As expected the food was very good. However our friend had brought a birthday cake and they wanted to charge $5/slice. That would have been $50 for our group just to slice the cake....More

Thank Jeanette986
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped here to have lunch between changing hotels from the Ritz to The Four Seasons. The food was the best we had on the island including the restaurants at both hotels. The Mai Tais were amazing. My wife and I avoid...More

Thank Dwayne V
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely terrible Been to Merrimans restaurants all over Hawaii They are usually top notch The beverages food both children and adults were worst I have ever had staff was not interested in having clients I would highly recommend that you avoid this

Thank Jonwilashley
Reviewed 5 days ago

Dinner here was great. The inside of the restaurant was noisy, but we had made a reservation (recommended) for an outside table which was very pleasant--- the view of the ocean was lovely. Their Maitais were excellent, and we also tried the Pad Thai cocktail...More

Thank QBzzz
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a reservation for 8 pm and were still given a buzzer and invited to wait outside for 10 minutes. Overrated, overcrowded, overpriced and inattentive service overall.

Thank basak y
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Barton M
21 April 2017|
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Response from cricoerb | Reviewed this property |
yes they have a child's menu
Barton M
21 April 2017|
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Response from chriscN1123TW | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a 'KiKi' menu
norman c
1 January 2017|
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Response from HandcraftedRest | Property representative |
We are proud to offer two happy hour times every day: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM and 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM. (full menu items end at 10:00pm, woodfire pizza and hand crafted cream pie will be served until close) Our happy hours feature... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Wailea Gateway Pl, Wailea Gateway Center, Wailea, Maui, HI 96753-6527
    (Wailea Ike Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Wailea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-891-2322
  • E-mail
Monkeypod Kitchen by Merriman is a place where foodies, beer lovers, and families escape the stresses of their day-to-day lives by enjoying an ice-cold beer and a great meal while surrounded by people who consider them honored guests and friends.

Our restaurants are founded upon a passion for craft and we are dedicated to mastering the craft of food, drink, and merrymaking...With Aloha! Our menu features fresh island fish, hand tossed pizzas from our kiawe wood-burning oven, and homemade cream pies made from scratch.
Thirty-six craft beers are on tap, each served at an optimal twenty-nine degrees. Our culinary cocktails feature unique ingredients such as acai spirit, coconut water, and Kula lavender. Our passion for craft also extends to our diverse wine list, which emphasizes sustainability, drinkability and fun.

Come join us at our communal table, with friends old and new, and learn what it's like to share our "Lucky Live Hawaii" story.
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