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Address: 3-2087 Kaumualii Highway, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
Phone Number: 1-877-622-1780
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Tue 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thu - Fri 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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We attended this Laua because it was an excursion offered by NCL Pride of America. The show was really good and portrayed a love story. The food was good for a buffet. They did... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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81 reviews 81 reviews
7 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

As a Luau, the performance was first rate, well acted with fine lighting and spectacular fire show. I should however make two points. 1. This is performed in a purpose built venue, rather than open to the elements. This may or may not be a concern, but it felt very "staged". 2. You do not get to eat the pig!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Our first Luau and we couldn't be more thrilled we chose this one in particular as all locals said this is the best! With the show- there is the Hawaiian culture amd how it started way back when. If your into story and culture this is a MUST Luau to attend. All the preforming cast is all local from Kauai.... More 

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Peoria AZ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We attended this Laua because it was an excursion offered by NCL Pride of America. The show was really good and portrayed a love story. The food was good for a buffet. They did a good job of serving 800 people. My only disappointment was that they had local vendors on the grounds trying to sell you their goods. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

This is the best place to go to a Luau on Kauai'i. .. but don't go for the owner's experience. They just give you some prissy food ... the "regular" people had better food, more choices ... the owner's experience just give you the best seats right next to the podium where the extraordinary show happens.

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Springfield, IL
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Good food, great entertainment, outstanding experience! A Must Do! Hubby and I attended the Luau as a shore excursion during our NCL cruise of the Hawaiian Islands. The night we attended there were 780 people from the ship. The food, entertainment, wait staff. Everything was perfectly planned and executed. The dancers (hula, fire, etc) were top-notch. I highly recommend mostly... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

This was not the luau we were looking for, it was more like a buffet with music and a show. You are inside with a stage and colored lights, there is no beach. The performers all seemed very professional and worked hard to make it enjoyable but the atmosphere just wasn't a Hawaiian luau to our family, we left early... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We have attended several Luaus over the years on Kauai and this one has the best show of the bunch! There is a train ride through the grounds which our children love and the Koloa rum tasting is a bonus. Make sure to browse Kerry Oda's photos prior to the meal. wow!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

A show was beautiful and well done. Prior to that we had a dinner buffet style, ham, veggies and poi were very tasty. Highly recommend.

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Lower Sackville, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I heard this was the best one. the entertainment was good.The food a roast pig from the ground.The only thing was we all came on buses and when ready to leave we lined up and had to wait as only 3 buses to return everyone. They should have called people by table numbers and let you sit and have beverages... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

This was my second luau. It was a wonderful experience for all of us. They do have some tourist trap vendors there but the pricing was reasonable. One of the vendors gave my 7 yr old daughter a crown/tiara made of woven palm leaves. On one hand I wish I had upgraded our tickets to get a better view and... More 

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