Mai-Kai Polynesian Dinner Show in Fort Lauderdale

Mai-Kai Polynesian Dinner Show in Fort Lauderdale

Be swept off your feet by great service, exquisite cuisine and entertainment when you enjoy a Mai-Kai Polynesian Dinner and Show in Fort Lauderdale.

The roaring drums sound the beginning of the exciting island revue. You will be enticed by the romantic Hawaiian wedding dance and the thrilling Samoan fire knife dance performed by our native Polynesian dancers. Your dinner and show package is a true evening to be remembered, and a fantastic value for a night on the town! Escape to one of the most unique dining and entertainment places in all of South Florida.

Since 1956, it has captivated people with its warmth and magical aura. Marvel as agile warriors and beautiful maidens perform dances from the South Pacific while you are dining on tropical dishes and exotic drinks from an award winning menu.

The Mai-Kai Restaurant is the first restaurant in Greater Fort Lauderdale to receive the American Express "Gold Pin Award" for the value and quality of food and overall experience, outstanding customer service and their tenure, growth and commitment.

Please be advised that on Thanksgiving Day a special, traditional Thanksgiving Menu is in effect

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2 to 3 hours


Various times available depending on the day of the week. Dinner seating begins 90 minutes before show.
NOTE: Please check Availability Calendar for specific times & dates. Times shown on the Availability Calendar reflect the Dinner Seating. Schedules are announced no more than 4 to 6 weeks in advance. Not available Valentines Day, Easter Sunday, Mothers Day or New Year's Eve.


The roaring drums sound the beginning of the exciting island revue. You will be enticed by the romantic Hawaiian wedding dance and the thrilling Samoan fire knife dance performed by our native Polynesian dancers. Let us sweep you off your feet with our great service, exquisite cuisine and entertainment second to none!



The restaurant authentically recreates a Polynesian Village complete with tiki torches, a thatch roof, tropical gardens with an orchid collection, giant tiki sculptures, lagoons, waterfalls and a wooden plank bridge entrance. This is a perfect place to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, other special occasion -- or just for a night out!

Price includes appetizer, choice of entree, dessert, show cover and tax

Show begins 90 minutes after dinner seating. The show, the Islanders Revue, is 45 minutes long.

Mid-June through the Fall, each Sunday will feature children dancers. Children from the family members of the Mai-Kai owners, friends and employees join the professional dance troupe in the fast-paced Polynesian Islanders revue. The live musical accompaniment creates a strong beat leading the performers throughout their routine. Pineapple Punch served in a real pineapple to take home and all kids will receive a lei and a Mai-Kai coloring book.


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Choice of One Appetizer Per Person:

  • Mai-Kai House Salad - Mixed greens, artisan romaine, sweet mini peppers, carrots, cucumber, cherry tomatoes, red radishes and wonton strips tossed in Miso ginger dressing
  • Won Ton Soup - Classical Chinese egg noodle soup
  • Crispy Calamari - Lightly dusted with flour and crisp fried

Choice of One Entree Per Person:

  • Farmers Market Vegetables - Artisan baby vegetables, brussel sprouts, assorted mushrooms, sugar snap peas, broccolini, cauliflower
  • Mai-Kai Honey Chicken - Crispy chicken, hibiscus honey glaze, crispy rice noodles, broccolini, sesame seeds
  • Teriyaki Chicken - Roasted mushrooms, asparagus, grilled pineapple, garlic confit, sesame seeds
  • Teriyaki Beef - Roasted mushrooms, asparagus, grilled pineapple, garlic confit, sesame seeds
  • Mai-Kai Beef - Sweet mini peppers, cipollini onions, Singapore black pepper sauce
  • Sweet and Sour Pork - Roasted pineapple, sweet mini peppers in our chef’s tangy sweet sauce

Choice of One Dessert Per Person:

  • Dreamy Dark Chocolate Ice Cream
  • Tahitian Vanilla Bean Ice Cream
  • Tapioca Pearl Pudding
  • Coconut Flan


The internationally renowned show, performed live by native Polynesian dancers, is highlighted by the Tahitian Wedding Dance and the Samoan Fire and Knife Dance.

After the show, the Mai-Kai invites you to take a stroll in its tropical gardens, where you will see gigantic tiki sculptures, waterfalls and lagoons.

48 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required. This tour does not include hotel pick-up. Prices are per person. Gratuity is NOT included and is your responsibility based on the quality of service provided.

Cancellation Policy

There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change policy

If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

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  • 5 / 5
    Great place for special occasion. We celebrated a 16th birthday. Outdoor area was good for photos. Large tables suitable for group. Food was good. Servers was efficient. Everyone, teens to grandparents, enjoyed the show.

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