Address: 2960 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei, HI 96753 Phone: 808-879-2607 Cuisine: Pacific Rim Region: South Maui Price: expensive Hours: Daily 8 a.m.-9 p.m. An oceanfront restaurant with picture-perfect views, the Five Palms Restaurant spotlights the seasonal flavors of the islands with an innovative menu. As you relax in their open-air dining room, select from items like banana-coconut crusted shrimp, baked stuffed whole artichoke with asiago cheese, or the lobster tempura sushi roll.
Best Pupus, Winner Five Palms Restaurant Address: 2960 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei, HI 96753 Phone: (808) 879-2607 Website: http://www.fivepalmsrestaurant.com/Home.html Photo Courtesy of Five Palms Best Pupus Five Palms Our readers’ favorite spot to order pupus has been located in the Mana Kai Hotel, overlooking the bay at Keawekapu Beach, since 1995. The Chinese rib pupu at Five Palms is amazing, and the scallops, soups, salads and sushi pack the menu with variety. A phenomenal happy hour awaits if you’re hungry 3-7pm or 9-11pm, when all pupus and sushi go half-price. 2960 S. Kihei Rd.; 808-879-2607; 5palmsrestaurant.com. @jenrusso Runner-up: Monkeypod Kitchen