Welcome to Taverna: your neighborhood restaurant in the heart of Kapalua Resort.

About Taverna

Opened in March 2016, Taverna Urban Drinks + Italian Eats was created to be a gathering place. We offer delicious Italian cuisine fresh housemade pastas, fresh housemade breads & desserts created by a renowned international chef Craft cocktails & Craft Beer Selections along with an award winning Italian inspired Wines by the Glass —all in a relaxed and casual setting. Enjoy dinner in our lovely and rustic open air restaurant or sip a craft cocktail at the beautiful bar or on the oceanview patio. More…



Taverna is the creation of renowned Maui restaurateur Chris Kaiwi, former longtime managing partner for Pineapple Grill and general manager/managing partner for Plantation House. Joining Chris to head up the Taverna kitchen is Executive Chef Roger Stettler, former award-winning executive chef of Four Seasons Resort Maui in Wailea for the last 10 years. We invite you to join us at Taverna!   Click for More…


We feature an amazing Italian menu serving dinner, share plates and incredible desserts. Our menu uses the freshest local ingredients and features classic Italian dishes with a modern twist. We pride ourselves on our urban cocktail selection, over 20 craft beers available and one of the finest wine lists on Maui.

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Wine Menu


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Carreer Opportunities

Taverna is a casual neighborhood gathering place for locals and visitors alike. In the heart of the Kapalua Resort we specialize in rustic Italian comfort food, Craft Cocktails & Beers and an eclectic Italian inspired wine program. If you’re looking for a Fun…Teamwork Oriented and Focused work atmosphere, this might just be the place for you.

Please email your resume + references to info@tavernamaui.com. Add a short email letter of your desired position along with any other requests and/or requirements that are important to you and we will get back to you. Ciao!

Taverna Management TEAM