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780 Haiku Rd, Haiku, Maui, HI 96708-5846
+1 808-575-2939
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (98 reviews)
“rainbow roll” (6 reviews)
“miso eggplant” (6 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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780 Haiku Rd, Haiku, Maui, HI 96708-5846
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best sushi restaurant on Maui! Come early (like 4:30- 5:00) for the best seats. The choices are varied, unusual, and all delicious!. Pleasant staff and casual dress too. All good!

Thank Deb L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are visiting family friends and have been treated to the best dinner we have had. We made sure to leave early at 5:30 to avoid the lines. Delicious and incredible. The food is prepared as an art form and in addition to flavor rich,...More

Thank TreasuredPearls
Reviewed 14 October 2018

I had heard about Nuka for years. Just never made it down there. Wanted something different and was pleasantly surprised. Nice beverage menu with Japanese and local beers, sake and other drinks. Lots of different options from sushi to small plates to noodles. There are...More

Thank Moowahine66
Reviewed 9 October 2018

I will be craving Nuka for the rest of my days...the sushi is fresh and vibrant. The restaurant is full of locals and visitors, and I would expect, always packed. This spot was so good we went back for lunch two days later! The only...More

Thank megmcld
Reviewed 9 October 2018

I have been coming here for several years, while waits can be long on certain nights, its always worth the wait. Great Cocktails, Long list of fresh sushi, rolls and rotating specials. Its Hands down the best Sushi in all of maui.

Thank Cody C
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Nuka is a great choice if your on the north shore. The restaurant is small no reservations so get there early or call in take out.

Thank Melisa A
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We stopped here on a recommendation from a staff member at Lumeria. Great atmopshere, open and airy, sounds of conversation spill out into the street from inside. The food was so good we made a second stop several days later. We sampled a few small...More

Thank RUnderdog
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I had had a recommendation from a friend that said: “ it was the best sushi we had in a long time”. I didn’t really believe her, but after visiting, I make hers my words. It was delicious. Super fresh fish, incredible service, awesome ambiance....More

Thank Xris_P
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Such a treat, every time. It’s got the freshest fish and a good menu, though the fusion stuff isn’t my favorite. I tried the age tofu and it was a little slimy, I think it was breaded without egg to make it vegan... It was...More

Thank bryan m
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

This little gem seems to have been discovered, it was very busy on a Sunday night. We waited about a half hour. We started with some sushi as an appetizer and had some more for our main course plus several bowls. All of the dishes...More

Thank theebdk
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Response from Eddie L | Reviewed this property |
At the front door there is a sign-in sheet. Sign yourself into the sheet ASAP and do not just stand around waiting to be served. We park across the street in the lot. Be very careful parking anywhere just out side the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 780 Haiku Rd, Haiku, Maui, HI 96708-5846
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Haiku
  • Phone Number: +1 808-575-2939
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