This is a cooler region well suited to growing Maui’s fresh vegetables.
Ali’i Kula Lavendar, 1100 Waipoli Rd, 808-878-3004, https://aliikulalavender.com
Lavender everything, from scones to tea to salad to brownies. The view is spectacular and so are the lavender fields.
Kula Lodge, 15200 Haleakala Hwy, 808-878-2517, https://www.kulalodge.com/restaurant.htm
Located on the road to Haleakala, it is always worth the beautiful drive. With breathtaking views at 3200 feet, this is the perfect place to bring friends or family.
Hali’imaile General Store, 900 Haliimaile Rd, 808-572-2666, https://hgsmaui.com/
Updated from an old supply store, this award winning restaurant serves up mouth watering entrees and spectacular desserts.
Casanova, 1188 Makawao Avenue, 808-572-0220, http://casanovamaui.com/bc/casanova-makawao
This award winning Italian restaurant serves up authentic Italian cuisine and world class entertainment.
Habibi, 3655 Baldwin Ave, 808-280-8551, https://www.facebook.com/HabibiMichaelz/
You will find Middle Eastern food here nestled in a little courtyard. Vegan, vegetarian, chicken and fish all included.
Makawao Steak House, 3612 Baldwin Ave, 808-572-8711, https://www.hokunui.com/economy/makawao-steak-house
Surrounded by artwork from local artists, enjoy locally raised beef and vegetables. Especially nice is the fireplace in this cooler location.
Polli’s Mexican Restaurant, 1202 Makawoa Avenue , 808-572-7808, https://www.pollismexicanrestaurant.com/
Admire the sombreros as you enjoy the ribs or burgers. Opening in 1981, this restaurant has a variety of baked potatoes, burritos and tacos as well.
Stopwatch Sports Bar and Grill, 1127 Makawao Ave, 808-572-1380, Family friendly bar for ribs, burgers and fresh salads. Dance to live music on Friday nights.