Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar – Kapalua, Maui, HI
Published 11/16/2023 by the Maui Happy Hours team
Early Bird Happy Hour at Sansei Kapalua Maui on Sundays and Mondays 5pm-5:45pm (Dine-in Only)
- Sansei Kapalua offers 50% off food and sushi during Early Bird Happy Hour.
- No reservations, seating on a first come, first serve basis
- Certain items excluded from Early Bird special
Sansei Kapalua Address, Phone, Hours, and Website
Address: 600 Office Rd, Lahaina, HI 96761
Phone: (808) 669-6286
Hours: 7 Days a Week, 5pm-8:30pm (closed Thanksgiving)
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About Sansei Seafood Restaurant and Sushi Bar in Kapalua, Maui, HI
Sansei Seafood Restaurant and Sushi Bar, located at 600 Office Road within the picturesque Kapalua Resort in Maui, Hawaii, is a culinary gem known for its contemporary sushi and Asian-inspired cuisine. Chef and owner D.K. Kodama has garnered accolades for his innovative approach, merging traditional Japanese dishes with modern influences. The restaurant’s ambiance is vibrant, offering a range of Japanese, seafood, sushi, and Asian dishes, along with vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options.
Sansei is situated in a breathtaking setting, surrounded by the natural beauty of Maui. Kapalua Resort, where the restaurant is located, features stunning white sand beaches, two marine sanctuaries, and two world-class golf courses — the Plantation Course and the Bay Course. The Plantation Course, set against the backdrop of the West Maui Mountains, is a favorite among professional golfers and hosts the prestigious Tournament of Champions. The Bay Course, with its scenic views of the Pacific and lush fairways, offers an enjoyable experience for both amateur and avid golfers.
The restaurant’s popularity warrants making reservations, especially for its Sansei Early Bird Special. The Sansei Early Bird Special includes 50% off food and sushi on Sundays and Mondays from 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM. Be warned that the Early Bird Special does not accept reservations and is seated on a first-come, first-serve basis. The exceptional quality of sushi, the freshness of ingredients, and the delightful flavors are consistently praised by guests. While Sansei can get busy, and occasionally some guests have had less than satisfactory experiences, the overwhelming majority of reviews celebrate the excellent food and service.
Overall, Sansei Seafood Restaurant and Sushi Bar is not just a place to enjoy a meal, but an experience that combines culinary excellence with the stunning beauty of its location in Kapalua Resort. It’s a must-visit destination for those seeking an unforgettable dining experience amidst the beauty of Maui.
Reviews from Sansei Seafood Restaurant and Sushi Bar in Kapalua, Maui, HI
“Favorite sushi spot on Maui. Fresh selection for every taste and great drink menu. The service is welcoming and very helpful.”Anthony M., November 2023
“Sansei crafts delicious, fresh sushi. They offer a great selection of pastas, ramen and other entrees, too. Great service, fun atmosphere, lovely location. We have been enjoying Sansei for 10+ years and have never been disappointed.”Bryn P., July 2023
“We stayed at the Ritz Carlton down the road and this was one of our favorite spots to eat. The rolls were awesome. Get the Brussel sprouts!”Becca W., July 2023
“I love everything about this restaurant every time I come to Hawaii, I always eat at Sansei”Aimee W., November 2023
“Fabulous sushi. All the food was delicious and excellent. Great sushi variety but more limited choices on entrees other than sushi.”Chris Y., June 2023
“Hands down the best sushi on Maui. Everything we ordered off the menu was to die for! So so so good! It’s a must stop every trip we come here!”Ghaida E., July 2023