MAALAEA, Hawaii -- The Maui Ocean Center opened its Seascape
restaurant to the public.
The restaurant had been open only to visitors to the $20 million
aquarium attraction, which opened in mid-March.
The five-acre center overlooks Maalaea Harbor, midway between
the west and south Maui resorts areas.
It includes a 750,000-gallon tank featuring sharks and other
marine life; a building with three tanks featuring reef life, and a
whale exhibition center.
The Seascape, specializing in seafood, is open daily for lunch
only, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with bar hours continuing to 4 p.m.
The Seascape holds 150 people and is available for evening
Diners who decide to enter the Ocean Center can purchase
admission in the restaurant.
The center is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is
$17.50 for adults and $12 for children.
Maui Ocean Center, Phone: (808) 270-7000