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Mai-Kai Polynesian Dinner Show

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    Escape to one of the most unique dining and entertainment experiences in South Florida, Mai-Kai restaurant. Mai-Kai opened its doors in 1956 on the outskirts of Fort Lauderdale and has watched as the city has grown around it over the years. It authentically recreates a Polynesian Village, complete with tiki torches, a thatch roof and a wooden plank bridge entrance, and turns it into a restaurant.
    Mai-Kai’s award-winning cuisine includes Cantonese and American dishes, from fresh seafood and steaks to house specialities like Peking duck, rack of lamb and lobster Bora Bora. An appetizer, main course and dessert are included with each meal. (See Itinerary for a sample menu.) And don’t forget to try one of their world-famous tropical drinks with your meal or at the tiki bar.
    The entertainment is first-rate. The essence of Polynesia comes alive in the song and dance of the celebrated Islanders Revue. Musicians, drums and brightly colored costumes light up the stage every day and there’s a new interpretation of village life in the South Pacific every year.
    Mai-Kai restaurant is food and fun for the entire family.
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    Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

    Had a fantastic time. Drinks were pricey, $20 for a mixed drink $30 if you wanted to keep the glass. Food was good. Fire show was the best. Having been to a luau in Hawaii & seen the costumes the dancers wore there, I thought...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Kate F
    Reviewed July 8, 2019 via mobile

    My husband had an extra day off for the 4th of July weekend, and we decided to go to Fort Lauderdale, and I made my reservation ahead of time for all of our activities including this restaurant, When we got to the restaurant before our...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank Linda504r
    Reviewed June 6, 2019

    Absolutely wonderful experience for my husband's birthday celebration. I did not expect the food to be fresh and fabulous. Shrimp appetizers, shrimp entrees and very expensive Mai Tai but worth it since it was a celebration. Kudos to our wonderful server Kandy. She was so...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
    1  Thank elaine r
    Reviewed May 1, 2019 via mobile

    The kids and grandkids came for a visit from New Jersey. Trying to think of a way to do something different for my birthday - I thought of Mai Kai in Fort Lauderdale. I’d seen ads in the paper and checked some reviews and I...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank sherrys84
    Reviewed November 14, 2018

    I enjoyed the Polynesian Show, The food, is not up to par and is expensive. The waiter is attentive, so is the head waiter., also the other personnel who helped us get a taxi after the show.

    Date of experience: November 2018
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    No I would not bring a toddler here. They pack the people in and there is no room to push your chair out.. let alone a highchair which Im not even sure they have. We were on the top floor and it was hard to see the whole... More
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