Kuau Store

Kuau Store and Deli - Vegan, Vegetarian, and Meat Lovers Store
Local Expert's Rating:
4 / 5
The Bottom Line:

Kuau Store and Deli serves raw vegetable foods and meals. Meat lovers will love the Panini or Hot Cuban sandwiches or the option to create their own from the wide assortment of meats and cheeses offered. Delicious coffees, fresh juices, smoothies, and kombucha are also available. 

- The HawaiianIslands.com Local Expert Team

The eclectic setting for Kuau Store and Deli says it all. The vibrant blue building blends with the sky, and the surfboard fence (yep, you read that correctly!) are visual clues that healthy food is inside!

Kuau Store and Deli serves food and meals made with raw vegetables. Like the exterior, the menu choices and food options are varied, like the pasta and meatballs or the chocolate pudding. And all of them are made with vegetables! Even meat lovers will find a deli sandwich that pleases the palate.

Kyra Bramble is the driving force behind Kuau Store and Deli, and her motto sums up her passion: “Celebrating food as a joyful expression of art, spirit, and health.” 

Kuau Store and Deli offer pre-packed foods and a deli filled with tempting choices. Before we look at some of those offerings, let’s explore their drink options. 

Coffee lovers will love savoring a hot cup at Kuau Store and Deli. When Kyra launched her store, she wanted to ensure that coffee drinks were as outstanding as her food. They serve a house blend created especially for them, making it the flagship of their beverages. Cacao Mocha Cold Press coffee has homemade almond milk, local vanilla bean powder, coconut oil, and dates for a smooth, rich drinking experience. 

Almond milk at Kuau Store and Deli is homemade with no preservatives and comes in three flavors: 

Raw Organic Almond Milk
Maui Vanilla Bean Almond Milk
Cacao Almond Milk

Kuau Store and Deli have other house-made thirst-quenching drinks and use only natural ingredients. Here are some selections:

Raw Turmeric-Ginger Lemonade
A sweet yet healthy option with turmeric, honey, ginger, and Meyer lemons.

Raw Local Coconut Water
This drink uses rainwater-fed coconuts.

The Master Cleanse
A beverage with a kick! This beverage has Meyer lemons, maple syrup, and cayenne pepper to help regulate your system. 

Let’s step away from the drinks and take a look at some of their noted pre-packaged foods:

Raw Spaghetti & Meatballs
The noodles aren’t pasta, but fresh zucchini, and the meatballs are protein-based and seasoned to taste like meat. The raw marinara sauce compliments the meal to perfection.

Thai Summer Rolls with Ginger Almond Dip
Cucumber, bell pepper, basil, mint, cilantro, cabbage, sunflower sprouts fill a rice wrapper for a crunchy, delicious meal. The dip has the perfect amount of limes and cayenne to give the roll spiciness. 

Raw Cacao-Maca Mudslide Pie
Dessert lovers will want to try this dish! The crust is crushed almonds, and the filling is made with avocados and cacao. The dairy-free whipped cream makes this decadent dessert perfect for healthy diners and those watching calories.

Step up to the deli counter for some tasty meal options. 

Customers claim that Kuau Store and Deli’s poke is some of the freshest and best on Maui. There are three varieties: spicy, shoyu (soy sauce), and furikake (a dried seaweed seasoning.) 

Paninis and Hot Cubans are top-sellers, but you can create your own from the all-natural, humanely-raised meats and cheeses offered. 

Kuau Store and Deli serves healthy, fresh food that appeals to vegans, vegetarians, and meat lovers. And based on the outstanding reviews, we believe you too will enjoy savoring the cuisine at Kuau Store and Deli. 

Insider Tips:
Kuau Store and Deli is one of the last stores on your way to Hana, so be sure to stop and load up on healthy snacks and drinks. They also serve snacks, chips, and beer.