Japanese. Kai (”ocean” in Hawaiian), prides itself on its sushi bar, serving more than 20 varieties of thick, fresh cuts of fish along with an extensive sake list. Located just off the lobby at The Ritz-Carlton, guests will enjoy views of the resort pool, ocean and island of Molokai. ritzcarlton.com. 1 Ritz-Carlton Dr., 808.669.6200.
THE PLANTATION HOUSE RESTAURANT—
Regional. Chef Alex Stanislaw adds a touch of the Mediterranean to the freshest local produce, herbs and seafood at his award-winning Kapalua restaurant. Fabulous views of northwest of Maui add to the experience. Open all day for leisurely dining. theplantationhouse.com. 2000 Plantation Club Dr., 808.669.6299. Please call for reservations.