Mai Grille
Mai Grille

Chef Allen Hess' Thursday Story

Mai Grille's Chef Allen Hess presents a story providing a glimpse of how things go behind the scenes, from the staff's perspective.

This story follows a timeline of one day, beginning with the previous evening. This is an actual story, based on real events.

The story is presented in book form, and you can turn the pages of the book with your mouse or by using the buttons at the top of the page.

Enjoy the story. Click here or on the image for the story.


Dinner reservations are recommended.

Dinner is open Thursday through Saturday 6pm-9pm.

For reservations, please call (808) 886-7600.

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HOURSOpen 7:30 am - 6 pm Every Day, open to 9 pm Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

ADDRESS68-622 Waikoloa Beach Dr, Waikoloa, Hawaii

PHONE(808) 886-7600

EMAILmaigrille @

IN THE NEWSCome experience an inventive, true local flavor experience. Allen Hess is one of the Great Hawaii Chefs directing Mai Grille, one of the most forward-thinking restaurants on the Big Island. Click to read the rest of the Best Chefs America- Mai Grille experience.

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