Cafe O’Lei at The Mill House – Waikapu, Maui, HI

Happy Hour at Cafe O’Lei at The Mill House – Waikapu, Maui, HI

Happy Hour at Cafe O’Lei at The Mill House 3pm-5pm Daily

Updated 1/29/2021

  • Specialty Cocktails $6
  • Glass of Red or White Wine $5
  • Happy Hour Beers – Domestic $4, Import & Craft $5
  • Small Bites $6 – ask your server for today’s selection
  • Hand-tossed Flatbread Pizza $14 – fresh from our oven
  • Col Lettuce Wraps $11 – Chicken, Shitake Mushrooms, Water Chestnut


Address: 1670 Honoapiʻilani Hwy, Waikapu, HI 96793

Phone: (808) 270-0333


About: Michael and Dana Pastula have been married for over 35 years. Mike has worked as a chef for Hyatt and Sheraton hotels, The Lodge at Koele, Aston Wailea, and Outrigger Resorts Hawaii.

Dana brought her food and beverage experience from working in hotel restaurant management at Hyatt Hotels, Manele Bay Resort, and the Wailea Four Seasons Resort.

Dana opened the first Cafe O’Lei in Makawao, Maui in 1997. It all started as a 5-table outdoor cafe serving sandwiches, salads, coffee, and tea in Maui’s Upcountry.

It didn’t take long for her husband to join her at Cafe O’Lei, with Mike leaving his job as executive chef for the Outrigger Resort in Wailea to focus on expanding their business. The Cafe O’Lei brand quickly evolved into one of Maui’s favorite and most trusted for quality restaurants and catering on the island.

Mike and Dana enjoy spending time with their daughters, Cherub Lang and Claire Byler, who also work at the restaurants along with their husbands, Dan Lang and Darren Byler.

More than anything else, they enjoy being with their five grandsons who happen to also be their most excitable food critics. Cafe O’Lei is truly a family-owned and family-run business!

Cafe O’Lei at The Mill House Restaurant sits in the heart of the Maui Tropical Plantation, surrounded by farmland, and overlooking the breathtaking Waikapu Valley.

The menu features well-known Cafe O’Lei favorites such as the Seared Ahi, Slow Cooked Lamb Shank, Pan Fried Roast Jidori Chicken, and Hand Tossed Flatbread Pizzas.

The Muscovado Bar at Cafe O’Lei at The Mill House offers unique cocktails, made from scratch, using local herbs and fruit which is squeezed, muddled, and cut fresh.

Cafe O’Lei at The Mill House makes it a priority to have close, working relationships with farmers around the island of Maui.

This translates to an experience that is varied, endlessly creative….and unique on the island of Maui.

Happy Hour at Cafe O’Lei at The Mill House Maui takes place from 3pm-5pm daily and features discounted food, wine, beer, and cocktails.

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5 thoughts on “Cafe O’Lei at The Mill House – Waikapu, Maui, HI”

  1. We have come here three times during our recent visit to Maui. Absolutely the best happy hour on the island! And the most delicious ahi tuna nachos I’ve ever tasted! The ambience is spectacular and so is the food and the service. This place is a real treasure.

  2. Have been driving by this place for a long time, an today I decided to stop in. This will be my devour and explore restaurant for my next few trip to Maui over the next few months. I have business on all 4 Islands, but need a place to hang my hat when in town…

  3. We are absolutely loving the new happy hour at Cafe O’Lei at The Mill House, located at the spectular Maui Tropical Plantation. Mahalo to Dylan, Connor, and all the staff for an amazing experience. We’ll be back for happy hour ASAP. Cheers!

    Russell Snyder, Maui Happy Hours team

  4. We just updated the happy hour specials at The Mill House in Waikapu, Maui. First of all, the entire Maui Tropical Plantation property (on which the Mill House is located) is phenomenally lush, green, and beautiful. The Mill House is well known by Maui locals, and was even voted Best Restaurant 2018. Definitely get up to the Mill House to try this happy hour, and mahalo to the Mill House staff for their excellent service.

    – Russell, Maui Happy Hours team

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