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Oceanfront Lu'au

62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9706
+1 808-882-7222
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mai tai” (3 reviews)
“luau” (9 reviews)
“hawaii” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Hawaiian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9706
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Sure it smacks of Kitsch and the food is a buffet -- but what Kitsch and what a buffet!!! The setting is picturesque -- be sure and get there by 6 to get your photo in the setting sun. The people who put on the...More

Thank Jeffrey H
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Typical luau, with the hostess talking about the traditions as they unearthed the Kalua Pig. The hula men/women dancers and the fire dancers did a great job. THe buffet food was decent also

1  Thank BJKilleen
Reviewed 14 March 2018

The show was very well done. Variety of food options that were average. Some items were better than others but lots to choose from. The premium seats get let in early and have front row seating but it's literally one table in front of the...More

Thank NOLA5280
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Great food on the beach. Umbrellas over the tables. Friendly and attentive wait staff. The bloody mary was just right.

Thank csb808
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

This is our first time to Hawaii, so we wanted to go to a Lu’au! The food is fantastic! I was a bit nervous by the other reviews, but it was awesome. Make sure and grab the lava chocolate cake early as they did run...More

Thank AlisaRMpls
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Read about their Luau in an email from Hawaii Magazine rated as number one of five on the Big Island. Showed up to discover it was being held in their ballroom because they had a number of events going on that night. In 16 years...More

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The food, the music, and the Hawaiian dancers give you a true Li'au experience. It is a fun experience for the whole family.

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 6 August 2017

It is nice that they offer this. The dancers were great. We had never been to a luau. Food was so so in huge volumes. After a lot of nice authentic things we did on the island, this seemed kind of exploitive of the culture....More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This was our first Lu'au. The location was beautiful and they had several different types of entertainers. When waiting in line to get seated, they greeted us with a live band and leis. A free mai tai came with the buffet meal. The variety of...More

Thank jaykbh
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Excellent lu'au in a fantastic setting. The food was quite good with not just pork but also seafood fruit and vegetables. We took the whole family and they all loved it. Nice photo ops at th end of the show

Thank ldtraveler7
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Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Groups, Child-friendly
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  • Address: 62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9706
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Waimea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-882-7222
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