If you are a vegetarian on Maui, you can have the best of both worlds – Wonderful restaurants that have great vegetarian foods as well as great items for your non-vegetarian friends and family who want to dine with you! We’ve also included a list of completely vegetarian restaurants further down on this page.
Lahaina Coolers 180 Dickenson St , Lahaina (808) 661-7082
Order the Vegetarian Shepherds Pie, Spinach & feta quesadilla, Stuffed portabellini mushroom, Grilled artichoke, Stuffed pasta shells.
Thai Chef 878 Front St, Lahaina (808) 667-2814
Thai Chef offers an extensive menu of Asian food, with numerous vegetarian choices with and without tofu.
Longi’s, 888 Front Street, Lahaina (808) 667-2286
Longhi’s serves a number of vegan items, and they are happy to create a special pasta or salad to suit your needs. Longi’s restaurant specializes in Meditteranean Cuisine using the best and freshest ingredients. This cuisine focuses on fresh vegetables, herbs, beans, olive oil, grains and pastas. Longhi’s vegan menu include: Pasta pomodoro-fresh tomato basil sauce, Pasta putana-pan roasted garlic, Setranno peppers, olives and tomatoes [request it vegan], Pasta primavera and more.
I’o at 505 Front Street, Lahaina (808) 661-8422
You will find an intricate tofu entrée called the Napolean of Tofu on I’o’s regular dinner menu. This dish is a presentation of spicy herb crusted organic Maui tofu layered with a medley of vegetables, Maui onions, shiitake mushrooms & polenta with porcini glace and lavender yogurt accent.
Pacific`O, 505 Front Street, Lahaina (808) 667-4341 www.pacificomaui.com.
The menu includes “The Vegetarian Dish” Roasted marinated steak of tofu with a crown of sauteed quinoa, red lentils, Maui onions and shitake mushrooms. Mixed sprout salad, and carrot ginger sauce. The chef will also create Vegan pastas and salads upon request.
Roy’s in Kaanapali (808) 669-6999 or in Kihei (808) 891-1120
Roy’s offers a special vegetarian menu, including your choice of 4 appetizers or salads and 4 entree selections.
Plantation House in Kapalua (808) 669-6299
Offers tofu instead of fish in any of their five main fish entree preparations. Including: Taste of the Mediterranean (Maui Onion Mustard Crusted on Oven Roasted Maui Onions with Fried Caper Sauce), and Taste of Maui (Pistachio Crusted on an Upcountry Field Saute of Maui Onions).
Haliimaile General Store, 900 Haliimaile Road, Makawao, (808) 572-2666
Ask for their special vegetarian menu, which includes 4 interesting entrees (2 with tofu).
Sansei – Kapalua 600 Office Rd, Lahaina (Kapalua) (808) 669-6286
This popular Japanese seafood and sushi restaurant features a number of vegetarian choices, including Paia Maki, Grilled Veggie Roll, Miso Soup, Edamame, Roasted Eggplant, Wok tossed vegetables, Grilled mushrooms, Tempura vegetables, and a couple of tofu dishes (Hiyayakko, Agedashi).
Hula Grill, 2435 Kaanapali Parkway, Whaler’s Village, Kaanapali (808) 667-6636
Hula Grill offers a number of vegetarian options with a view that cannot be beat
The following restaurants are completely vegetarian:
Curry-in-a-Hurry, 840 Wainee St. Suite I, Lahaina Square, Lahaina, (808) 661-4370,
Open Monday-Friday Lunch and Dinner 12 noon to 8 PM
Though the name suggests that it is a curry place, it is actually a vegetarian place with a variety of vegan and vegetarian entrees. This take-out place offers a variety of soups, desserts, gourmet entrees and chilled gourmet entrees
Fresh Mint Vietnamese Vegetarian Restaurant (808) 579-9144
115 Baldwin Ave, Paia
Veg-Out (808) 575-5320
810 Kokomo Road, Haiku