Dining, Catering & Entertainment
Napili Kai Beach Resort in Hawaii offers outstanding choices for dining and entertainment on Maui. Chef Craig Erickson creates one-of-a kind dishes from Hawaii’s freshest, most delectable ingredients. Featuring farm- and sea-to-table dining.
Sea House Restaurant
The Sea House Restaurant, nestled oceanfront on Napili Bay, is an open-air Maui restaurant and bar serving breakfast, lunch, appetizers (pupus) and dinner daily. The Sea House Restaurant has won Maui No Ka 'Oi Magazine's 2013 'Aipono Silver Award for Best Pau Hana (Happy Hour) and Silver Award for Most Maui-est Restaurant, 2011 'Aipono Gold Award for "Best Breakfast" on Maui. Zagat rates the Sea House Restaurant “Excellent”.
Guests dine literally at the water's edge, enjoying breathtaking ocean views, award-winning cuisine, and spectacular sunsets. The Sea House's relaxed ambiance and idyllic beach setting make it perfect for romantic sunset dinners, as well as comfortable family dining. Kids eat free from the Keiki Menu when accompanied by a paying adult (registered Napili Kai guests) purchasing a meal at equal or greater value.
Enjoy our special sunset three-course menu (place order by 6:00 pm). After dinner, indulge in a moonlight stroll on the beach, then an early nightcap at the beachfront Sea House Bar and Terrace.
Sea House Restaurant – Pacific Rim
- Daily: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
- Breakfast: 7:00 am - 11:00 am
- Lunch: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
- Dinner: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sea House Bar and Terrace
- Enjoy a tropical drink, beer, wine, or a pupu (appetizer) from our full service bar.
- Cocktails: 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
- Happy Hour Pupus: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hawaiian Entertainment is featured nightly from 7:00 - 9:00 pm. (Holiday hours may vary.)
Na Hoku (Under the Stars) Private Dining
Napili Kai’s Sea House Restaurant offers the exclusive oceanfront Na Hoku Dinner. This private dining experience is a truly elegant, intimate, and memorable event under the stars set in a private location at the edge of Napili Bay.
Indulge in a romantic dinner for two or celebrate a special occasion for up to twelve people, lit by torchlight on a bluff overlooking the sea. Revel in the flavors of sophisticated island cuisine prepared by Chef Erickson of the Sea House Restaurant and accompanied by a selection of fine wines.
The Na Hoku ("under the stars") Dinner includes a private location, personal waitperson, four-course dinner, wine paired with each course, tax, and gratuity. The Na Hoku Dinner starts at $275 per person. Contact our Catering Department at 808-669-9512 or firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
Slack Key Show: Masters of Hawaiian Music
A Sea House Dinner and Slack Key Show Package is available. Dinner seating 5:30-5:45 p.m. Following dinner it's a short walk to the Aloha Pavilion for the Slack Key Show (doors open at 6:45pm for the 7:30 show).
In June, 2014, the Napili Kai Beach Resort is honored to be hosting the 17th Annual George Kahumoku Slack Key Guitar and Ukulele Workshop. Designed for students of all levels, this weeklong workshop assembles Hawaii’s finest musicians and teachers to offer classes in slack key guitar and ukulele, as well as classes in hula, lei making and song history. For more information about the workshop, visit the workshop web site or get the workshop registration form.
Napili Kai is pleased to host George Kahumoku, Jr.'s Slack Key Show: Masters of Hawaiian Music. This concert series won a Grammy Award for Best Hawaiian Album four times, these albums were all recorded at Napili Kai. Every Wednesday evening at 7:30 pm in the Aloha Pavilion experience Hawaii's top musicians in concert. Master Slack Key guitar artist George Kahumoku, Jr. serves as host for the weekly program with energetic duo, Da Ukulele Boyz. Different guest artists are featured each week.
Online tickets and schedule at www.slackkey.com or call tollfree 888-669-3858 for tickets. Ticket prices begin at $39.99.
The staff at our oceanfront Sea House Restaurant at Napili Kai would be delighted to work with you on special dining events and provide on-site catering services in Maui. From weddings to family reunions to meetings, our Catering Manager can arrange set-menu dinners in the Sea House Restaurant for 12 to 20 people. For larger groups, our outdoor ocean view Lani Terrace can accommodate 21 to 60 people and our garden view Aloha Pavilion is available for 61 to 250 people. Select from our menu of Pacific Rim cuisine or our Executive Chef can design custom menus to suit your personal taste. Contact our Catering Department at 808-669-9512 or email@example.com.
For casual dining, the Makai Hale snack bar (open daily 7:00 am to 5:00 pm) is adjacent to the main pool. The Menu ranges from paninis to ice cream bars and tropical drinks. Or enjoy an espresso or latte. Grab a bite when you pick up your complimentary beach gear or golf putter, also available at the snack bar.
Napili Kai Foundation Show
The Sea House Restaurant is the perfect location to enjoy a sunset dinner after the Napili Kai Foundation show.
For more than 40 years, the nonprofit Napili Kai Foundation has worked to preserve the Hawaiian culture by "passing the torch" to our island children. Originally created for the children of our employees, the Foundation has grown in scope and purpose and now teaches Maui children the dances, language, history, arts, and crafts of Polynesia.
Every Tuesday at 5:30 pm in the Aloha Pavilion (December performances may vary) the young students of the Napili Kai Foundation present a delightful program of island song and dance. The show is complimentary for Napili Kai registered guests. For non-Napili Kai guests there is a tax deductible entry fee for the performance: $10.00 for adults, $5.00 for children 6-12. Children 5 and under are free. Proceeds benefit the Napili Kai Foundation. Call 808-669-6271 for reservations.