Mama’s Fish House in Poho Place, Paia, Maui is a restaurant where you will find both the food and the place amazing. Be ready to experience a fabulous setting of a restaurant that is right in the ocean with beautiful tropical landscaping and an azure ocean backdrop. Mama’s Fish House is situated in an attractive coconut grove found in a secluded white sand beach. The details of the restaurant include Polynesian artifacts, unique local wood works and spectacular floral arrangements which add more beauty to the entire place. The atmosphere in the restaurant is perfect and the staff are all courteous, friendly and exceedingly helpful.
The restaurant was founded in 1973 by the Christenson family who embraced the lifestyle of old Polynesia, combined it with aloha spirit and uncovered the ways to serve Maui’s first fresh fish dishes in their restaurant.
They have a wide array of food that you can choose from but do take note that they only serve the same menu for lunch and dinner; the only difference is they serve the food at half the price for lunch. To start off your meal, you can choose to order soup or salad like their Polynesian Lobster Soup, Maui Onion Soup, Caesar or Tossed Salad. For the main course you have a very wide variety of seafood dishes to choose from and those who can only consume minimal food can pick from their Small Plates menu. Non-seafood lovers can dine here as well because although known to be a fish house, they also serve some dishes like tofu and ribs. Cap off your meal by ordering from an equally exciting list of desserts like Mama’s Chocolate Kuau Pie, Polynesian Black Pearl and Banana Macadamia Nut Crisp – just to name a few choices. To make it more thrilling for their customers, Mama’s Fish House changes their menu daily so that there is always something new to look forward to.
Mama’s Fish House is not only a regular restaurant; they also accept reservations for special occasions such as weddings or wedding vow renewals. It is the perfect place to hold a ceremony. Not only is it a world famous restaurant, but it also has lovely luxury vacation rental places which are very suitable for the bride and groom including their whole gang of well-wishers.
Those who even came to love the food of Mama’s Fish House and wish to try cooking their dishes at home can do so by visiting their website. There you can find the recipes of some of the famous dishes that they serve in their restaurant such as Maui Tomato Ginger Bisque and Mahimahi Macadamia Nut Sauté with Tropical Fruit Salad.
Some people say that they prefer going to Mama’s Fish House to have late lunch so they can enjoy looking at the beach while eating and there are some who wish to go during dinner so they can savor the cool breeze at night. Whatever time of day it is that you choose to visit, you will surely have the most relaxed and unforgettable dining experience at Mama’s Fish House.