South Shore Tiki Lounge

South Shore Tiki Lounge Maui Is THE Spot For Happy Hour
Local Expert's Rating:
4 / 5
The Bottom Line:

The South Shore Tiki Lounge is for the young and young at heart. Come as you are! This pet-friendly Maui hot spot was voted the best of the best on the island and features a full bar, outdoor seating area, awesome service, delicious beverages, and food on the Island. It's easy to find on the Kihei Kalama Village with an amazing atmosphere and daily live entertainment.

- The Local Expert Team

If you love the unique tropical atmosphere exclusive to Hawaii, this fun, festive tiki bar located in Maui is for you. The name alone, South Shore Tiki Lounge, located in Kihei Kalama Village on 1913-J South Kihei Road in Kihei will draw you inside to see what the hype is all about. Locals and visitors rave about the atmosphere, excellent cocktails, and food menu. The customer service is second to none, making the South Shore Tiki Lounge a top spot to see during your vacation. Locals call it the best Pau Hana, translated as Hawaiian Pidgin slang for to finish work, or what Americans fondly refer to as happy hour. 

According to all the reviews on Yelp, Trip Advisor, and, Google, among others, you are in for a unique memorable treat. The South Shore Tiki Lounge was voted best bar on Maui for seven years by Maui Time Weekly and the Best Bar Silver by Moui No Ka Ol Magazine. That’s pretty impressive for this small lounge with a very big personality. Plus you might hit a day when they have live music, to enhance your Pau Hana, happy hour experience.

Let’s take a look at a few of the delicious and exclusive cocktails fans of the South Shore Tiki Lounge return for time and time again. You’ll agree that the names alone are intoxicating, not to mention the creativity! The descriptions are taken right from their awesome menu.

Tiki Style Mai Tai
A mesmerizing mix of tropical juices, two of our rums; one light, the other a Cruzan Blackstrap Rum—deep dark blackstrap molasses rum. Our signature drink. Go for a more classic style with Meyers.

The Velvet Mai Tai
Raise your mai tai game with some sweet and spice. Velvet Falernum, Plantation Pineapple Rum, freshly squeezed limes, and finished with an OFTD float.

This creamy, luscious drink goes down super smooth. An elevated cocktail featuring El Dorado 15, fresh juices, and a dash of nutmeg. 

Sneaky Tiki
Our rum punch concoction of Malibu Passion fruit, rum, and a mix of tropical juices.

A serious tiki cocktail swirled with fresh juices and a dangerous float of Cruzan 151.

We suggest the following blended beverages you can order at the South Shore Tiki Lounge for a more subtle, yet refreshing taste of the Islands.

Mango- Strawberry Daiquiri
A tasty twist on the classic blended drink.

Pina Colada / Chi-Chi
We make this tropical classic extra creamy with fresh Maui pineapple and your choice of rum or vodka. Or go big and make it a Lava Flow or Maui Sunset.

The Green Flash
Didn’t see the mythic green flash? Say you saw it here. Stoli Vanilla and Midori with tropical juices and fresh pineapple. 

The Endless Summer
The search for the perfect drink is over. A mix of pineapple SKY vodka, mango, Coco Lopez, and pineapple juice.

Maui Mama
Our version of a Bahama Mama. Rum is complimented with banana and coconut flavors.

Beach Bum Rum
Kick back with Malibu Melon, Midori, mango, and lemonade.

Jameson Mule
An Irish mule with Jameson, fresh lime, and ginger beer. 

Now for the mouthwatering food menu at South Shore Tiki Lounge. 

Trust us, you’ll need to eat something delicious to enhance your cocktails and overall Happy Hour visit. This Hawaiian treasure has everything from appetizers to burgers, seafood to soups, pizza to tortilla chips. Everything served at South Shore Tiki Lounge is made using the freshest locally grown ingredients. Customers rave about the chicken thai-phooon and truffle oil pizza. If that is not what you like, their build your own pizza is the option for you! They also have a full selection for the vegetarians in your party. Two house favorites are the edamame bowl with a ginger sesame soy sauce and the hummus bowl served with carrots, celery, red peppers, and tortilla chips.

The South Shore Tiki Lounge is for the young and young at heart. This pet-friendly Maui hot spot features a full bar, outdoor seating area, awesome service, and some of the best beverages and food on the Island, and we highly recommend adding it to your agenda. You won’t be disappointed. Aloha!

Insider Tips:
Visit The South Shore Tiki Lounge to enjoy Happy Hour early because they don’t take reservations. Sign up to receive their newsletter, “Wiki Wiki Chatter from Tikis Bar Stools” to keep updated on events, menu specials and more.