Luana Lounge

Luana Lounge: Casual: Serving The Tastiest Cocktails in Maui
Local Expert's Rating:
4.5 / 5
The Bottom Line:

Right inside Maui's Fairfield Orchid Hotel lobby is the Luana Lounge, a casual, come as you are gathering place featuring mesmerizing views of the Pacific, and a delightful menu featuring customized cocktails and sushi.

- The Local Expert Team

Hawaii, especially Maui, is a vacation destination like no other. You are surrounded by beautiful landscapes, breathtaking views, friendly, welcoming locals, and the best culinary delights in the whole wide world. One of the hot spots in Maui located inside the fabulous Fairfield Orchid Hotel is the Luana Lounge. You’ll feel right at home and part of the family “ohana” in this famous lobby-style lounge that features mesmerizing views of the crystal blue Pacific. The comfortable lounge areas are perfect for intimate gatherings or larger celebrations. Whether you prefer to stay inside or go outside to enjoy the fresh ocean breeze, the time you spend at the Luana Lounge will captivate and charm you.

Start by enjoying a refreshing cocktail and dinner right at sunset for a stunning postcard-worthy sight. The view will leave you speechless, the drinks will dazzle you and the food is some of the freshest on the island. This casual, come as you are lounge invites you to try one of the signature cocktails to end your day, in a picture-perfect way. 

The Luana Lounge is the perfect opportunity to taste something you’ve never tried before. One of their eager to please, expert mixologists will show off their mastery of blending the local culture with some of the freshest ingredients the Island has to offer. It’s almost like a scene from the 1988 blockbuster movie, Cocktail which starred Tom Cruise. Something new to tickle your taste buds is The No Time to Die, perfect for gin and vodka fans or the Jack Black Smash sure to delight those who enjoy a sweeter berry beverage. Take a look at their customized cocktail menu. Some liquor names are difficult to pronounce, but wow, do they taste delicious!

The Grey Kohola
An intoxicating blend of Grey Whale gin, Combier D’orange, lavender syrup, lemon, and egg white…that’s right, egg white!

A refreshing cocktail  made with Fy organic gin, Pimms, lemon, sugar muddled mint, and cucumber

Maca Manhattan
A nutty, deep, rich blend of Knob Creek rye, Kahana Mac Nut liqueur Carpano Antica sweet vermouth, and a hint of cacao

Fly Like Paper
A delightful combination of Makers Mark bourbon, Amaro Montenegro Aperol, lemon

No Time To Die
Get straight to the point with Tanqueray no.10 gin, Belvedere vodka Lillet blanc

Jack Black Smash
Get out of your comfort zone and sip a Buffalo Trace bourbon, lemon lemongrass, star anise syrup muddled mint, and blackberry

Uncle Tito’s Painkiller
Enjoy a taste of the beach with Tito’s vodka, Rum Haven coconut water, rum pineapple, orange, coconut, and a touch of nutmeg

The Luana Lounge also has a complete wine list, craft beer selections, and nonalcoholic beverages. The house-made ginger ale features ginger purée, soda, and a splash of lime and the Nada Colada is a blend of coconut cream, lime, pineapple, and soda water.  There is something for everyone to relax and enjoy or get energized and entertained.

How about something to eat? Luana Lounge has a complete menu with the most delicious, “ono” fare. Every ingredient is respectfully sourced from the island and plated beautifully. Whet your appetite with over-the-top sushi created artistically with love and care. Go for the Lobster Roll which is a tantalizing blend of grilled lobster tail, caviar, and special ingredients. It is “drop the mic” fantastic. Our top picks are:

Spicy Tuna
Fresh Big Eye Tuna, cucumber, and kaiware, 

Shrimp Tempura
Shrimp tobiko, lemon, and kaiware

Sake & Scallop
Fresh scallops with lemon, cucumber, yuzu kosho, chives, and grilled shishito 

Kanpachi & Crab:
Perfectly blended with cucumber,  kaiware, negs, yuzu, kasha, and ponzu

Tuna Kuke
Marinated big ehe tuna, taken, and wasabi

Salmon & Ikura
with roe cucumber, and chives

Lobster Roll
Grilled lobster tail, caviar, chive, kaiware, and ponzu.

Aloha, and Lealea!

Insider Tip:
Enjoy happy hour specials during Sunset Happy Hour nightly from 5 pm – 6 pm, live entertainment daily from 6 pm – 9 pm, and live music daily on Friday and Saturday.