Luau and Dining

Dining Option #1ALI'I LUAU BUFFET:

ALOHA! Welcome to our award winning Ali’i Luau. In ancient Hawaii, it was customary to celebrate special occasions with ohana (family) and friends.
Today, we continue the tradition of the Luau at the Polynesian Cultural Center. Held in a covered outdoor venue against a background of waterfalls and lush gardens, the Ali'i Luau is a royal celebration of our cultural heritage which includes the Royal Court procession, presentation of the imu (underground oven) and delicious traditional food and lively Hawaiian entertainment.

Steam tropical fish, shoyu glazed chicken, teriyaki marinated strip loin, poi, lomilomi salmon, poke, and more...

Dinner and luau show begins at 4:00 pm (seating at 3:30 pm) for the Ali’I Luau and 6:00 pm (seating at 5:30 pm) for the Ambassador level Ali’I Luau – please check your ticket to confirm luau time and venue.


Relax and enjoy fine dining with your special someone in the romantic elegance of our grand dining hall, featuring delectable palette pleasers, strolling entertainment and a venue reflective of the majesty, allure and grace of Polynesia.

Succulent prime rib, creamy shrimp scampi, crispy oven baked mushroom chicken, tropical fish with citrus coconut sauce, island kalbi ribs, sushi, salad and fruits accompanied by a variety of deserts like local bread pudding haupia cup, and chocolate cake and much more...

Doors open 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm Prime Dining Restaurant.

 Dining Option #3ISLAND BUFFET:

Relax with your family in our Island Buffet and enjoy a flavorful selection of Polynesian-inspired, Asian and American cuisine. Dine like royalty in our grand Gateway Restaurant, the largest restaurant in the South Pacific.

Menu Highlights:
Sweet & sour pork, baked chicken with gravy, ocean-fresh mahi mahi cooked to perfection served with lemon wedges and tartar sauce, and more... view full menu

Time & Venue:
Doors open at 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm at our Island Buffet Restaurant.