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Kō: Sugar Restaurant

Kō brings to life the exotic blend of multicultural influences — China, Japan, Philippines, Korea and Portugal – that is the quintessential cuisine of Hawaiʻi.  Kō, beloved by visitors and kamaʻāina alike, is Wailea’s number one culinary must-do experience. Sourcing top-quality produce from local purveyors, Executive Chef Aris Aurelio sets a lavish feast for the eyes and palette. ‘Ono (delicious) only begins to describe it.

LOCATION
4100 Wailea Alanui
Maui, Hawai‘i 96753

HOURS
Sunday Brunch | 10:30AM - 12:30PM (during the month of May)
Happy Hour | 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Dinner | 5:00PM - 8:30PM

Our Story

Authentic, local, sustainable and rooted in history: Kō reflects our beautiful island palekaiko (paradise). The expansive menu features family recipes that have been passed down for generations. Using fresh, local ingredients, Executive Chef Aris Aurelio conjures exciting, modern cuisine that tells the story of Maui’s multicultural past. Every element — the contemporary design, colors, textures, food and drink — conveys a deep respect and connection to that tradition.

The Best Brunch on Maui

Featuring live music, mimosa flights and Bloody Mary specials – we welcome you to join us for an epicurean journey celebrating the cultural melting pot of Hawai‘i’s local cuisine, inspired by Hawaiian, Chinese, Filipino, Portuguese, Korean and Japanese influences.

Every Sunday from 10:30am-12:30pm (during the month of May)

$99 Adult | $40 Keiki 6-12 | 0-5 Eat Free

*Valid Hawaiʻi ID required to receive 25% off for Kamaʻāina

Kō Garden | Private Dining

Gather family and friends in our beautiful garden surrounded by exotic flowers, swaying palms and flickering torches – the perfect setting for any celebration or special occasion. Spoil your group of up to 30 guests with the playful tropical cocktails and award-winning plantation-inspired cuisine of Kō, our signature restaurant.

Twilight Dinner | Private Dining

This intimate dining experience for up to six guests includes four courses, select wines and personalized keepsake menus. An intimate dinner is served at our tranquility pool, in a private cabana under the glow of a serene Maui sky. The Twilight Dinner menu features the best items from our signature restaurant, Kō, along with specialty dishes from Executive Chef Aris Aurelio.

Keiki Dining Program

Children 5 years and under: Children 5 years and under, when dining with a paying adult, eat for free when ordering from the Keiki Menu.

Children 6–12: Children 6 years to 12 years, when dining with a paying adult, may order from the Keiki Menu at regular price or choose from select items on the regular menu and receive 50% off the listed price.

Note: Select items from regular menu available for 50% off discount will have an adjusted portion size. Guests over the age of 12 years will be subject to a $5 surcharge when ordering Keiki Menu items. One meal is permitted per child, per order. Applicable to registered, in-house guests; dine-in only. 

An 18% service charge will be added to parties of 6 or more.