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Kona Cafe

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American, Sushi, Asian, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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1600 Seven Seas Dr, Disney's Polynesian Resort, Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL 32830-8423
(407) WDW-DINE
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07:30 - 11:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 07:30 - 11:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Granite City, Illinois
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71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was good. Husband ordered the French Press coffee and LOVED it. I had the Big Kahuna which was way too much food for 1 person. The pancakes and sausage were my favorite. Wish I would have just gotten the pancake plate. Husband had the Samoan. Husband said it was good but onions could have been cooked a bit... More 

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Waycross, Georgia
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Okay. Let me start out by saying that the food was amazing. Moca Loca was awesome. Now, the problem lay in the fact that we were asked how we wanted our meat. When we received them, the meat was all well done. We were told that the kitchen didn't cook the mean to order. Why ask us of the kitchen... More 

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Hairrisburg
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner on a Friday night, reserved in advance and immediately seated. Nice menu, portion size nice, the sushi was delicious. The setting is quite nice, even though it's pretty informal and right alongside the upstairs lobby of the Polynesian.

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Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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176 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got here early to start our day. Parking nearby at the transportation center and then a quick walk or monorail to the Polynesian Resort where this restaurant is located. Have eaten other meals here before but breakfast is our favorite. Excellent food and service, and a prime location from which to start your day at Disney

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reston, va
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210 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three of us went for lunch; with quite a few empty tables, it appeared we were some of the final lunch customers before they shut until dinner. Even so, the service was pleasant but really slow. They have almost no vegetarian options so I opted for the only vegetarians sushi option. It was average. My companions opted for appetizers since... More 

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Vero Beach, Florida
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46 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haven't been there in years because it is always booked. We just happened to be in the Polynesian in the morning and noticed empty tables. So I asked the very pleasant hostess if she had a table for two and the answer was yes. The waitress, Julia was very pleasant and friendly. The food though was disappointing, except for the... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gotta admit, Tonga toast was kind of a let down; not life changing like watermelon lemonade, butterbeer, or the chicken and waffle sandwich. Service was okay, I think the server was overwhelmed. I'll come back again bc it's a fan favorite, but my first visit didn't blow me away.

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Wytheville, Virginia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Terrific place to eat. Service was wonderful. The food was incredible. Started off with Hawaiian bread withe a delicious butter. Our appetizers were Pot Stickers and Octopus salad (yummy) our main dishes were Salmon rolls and California Laura rolls, both terrific. Would highly recommend.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We weren't staying at the Polynesian resort (I wish we could afford to!), but visited on our last night in Orlando for a special meal to round off our holiday. We'd secured a late reservation (not sure you could get in without one), and took the bus from one of the parks to the resort (make sure you allow plenty... More 

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner at the Kona Cafe in the Polynesian Village Resort. Although we were not staying at the resort, it was easy to get there via the monorail. We had an excellent dinner. The salads we had were very fresh and had a great taste. My grilled pork was cooked just right and was nice a juicy. Service was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 40
Cuisine
American, Sushi, Asian, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 11:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:30 - 11:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 11:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 11:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:30 - 11:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 11:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:30 - 11:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 Seven Seas Dr, Disney's Polynesian Resort, Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL 32830-8423
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: (407) WDW-DINE
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World
Description
The Kona Cafe infuses a bit of Asian zest into traditional American breakfast, lunch and dinner fare in Disney's Polynesian Resort. Indulge in the scrumptious cinnamon and banana-stuffed Tonga Toast or choose from a variety of more savory breakfast options like a variety of egg dishes and pineapple macadamia nut pancakes.At midday, satisfy your hunger with an Island chicken sandwich and housemade sweet potato chips, shrimp and scallops, or other tasty entrees. Dine in the evening on delicacies such as a selection of fresh fish, grilled ginger-crusted ribeye steak or coconut almond chicken.As you enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of this Polynesian restaurant, feast your eyes across the onstage open pastry kitchen that prepares divine desserts. Kona Cafe offers authentic Kona coffee as a perfect pairing to these pastries, or as a rich addition to any meal.

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