The Dining Lanai

serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner

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LOCAL & ORGANIC

Kalani sources 70% local and organic ingredients

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Join Our Ohana For A Meal

Whether you're passing through for the day or here for an extended stay, we invite you to dine with us!
BREAKFAST

BREAKFASTServed from 7:30am - 8:30am | $13

Start your morning with a continental-style breakfast of organic grains, Kalani-made granola, and local tropical fruits. Hot food options rotate daily and may include organic eggs, brown rice, local greens, beans, or miso. We also offer organic cereals, dairy and non-dairy milks, and Kalani-made bread and pastries with an assortment of toppings. Sip an herbal or caffeinated tea, decaf or regular coffee, or a made-from-scratch infusion.

LUNCH

LUNCHServed from 12:00pm - 1:00pm | $15

Visit us for lunch and you will be welcomed with an array of options, which may include soup, a main entree with vegan and vegetarian variety, and our full salad bar with Kalani-made dressings. Feel free to delight in housemade beverages or an extra snack from the toaster station.

DINNER

DINNERServed from 6:00pm - 7:30pm | $24

When dinner arrives, The Lanai really comes to life. Just like our lunch options, you often have your choice of soup, entree, and sides with variety for our vegan and vegetarian eaters. Build a salad at our bountiful salad bar, and enjoy a beverage! Don't forget dessert, created by our very own pastry chefs!

Kalani serves fresh fruit

Meals with Aloha

Meal times are announced with three distinct tones from the conch.

FRUIT AND SALAD BARLocal, fresh ingredients

INTERNATIONAL MENUExploring culture through cuisine

FRESH COFFEELocally-sourced from Hilo Coffee Mill

HOUSE MADE DESSERTS Satisfy your sweet tooth with nightly treats

LOCAL AND ORGANIC  Department

LOCAL AND ORGANIC

Consciously-sourced ingredients

At Kalani, we are committed to supporting local economies and eating locally-sourced food. Kalani kitchen sources approximately 70% of produce from local farms. We cultivate herbs and vegetables in our very own gardens and orchards, tended by permaculture volunteers. We strive to provide a true farm-to-table experience. Bon appetit!

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VEGETARIAN, VEGAN, AND GLUTEN-FREE OPTIONS

Support for a variety of dietary preferences

We take good care of vegans, vegetarians, and meat-eaters, too. We label allergens and ingredients that can cause sensitivity, and invite you to ask our kitchen staff any questions that arise as you dine with us.

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SOCIAL DINING SCENE

More than just a place to dine

The Lanai is more than just a place to eat, it's a social hub and the heart and hearth of our community. Catch up with old and new friends, enjoy a snack, or relax with a cup of tea and take in the panoramic view of our beautiful campus.

DIVERSE CUISINE  Department

DIVERSE CUISINE

International flavors with a Kalani flair

You will be delighted by our range of culinary options. Chefs with diverse backgrounds work together to create inspired cultural meals from around the world. Thai, Indian, Italian, Japanese - and, of course, Hawaiian - are just a few of the options you can enjoy!

BAKERY  Department

BAKERY

Kalani-made breads, desserts and pastries

Our bakers create inspired desserts, delicious granola, and freshly baked breads - including gluten-free.

HALE ALOHA  Department

HALE ALOHA

Freshly-prepared grab and go

Hale Aloha is Kalani's grab and go shop at the base of campus, located on the Red Road. Visit between 7:30 AM and 7:30 PM for house-made sandwiches, wraps, and cookies, along with Kalani honey, beeswax, and other locally-sourced products like Tropical Dreams ice cream, Lilipops, and Nicoco vegan gelato. We even have a small, but growing, selection of grocery items. Hot and cold beverages include: coffee, tea, coconut water, and Big Island Booch.

Meal Times

Meal passes are available 30 minutes before the start of service at Hale Aloha or Guest Services. Please purchase your meal pass before proceeding to the Dining Lanai.

  • Breakfast: 7:30AM to 8:30AM
  • Lunch: 12PM to 1PM
  • Dinner: 6PM to 7:30PM

Our Menu

Daily and weekly menus are available online, and are subject to change pending availability of local ingredients. Lunch and dinner menus are posted daily, approximately three house before service.

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