Sunset Luaus on the Bay Tuesdays and Fridays | Returning June 2023

A San Diego summer tradition on the shores of Mission Bay, the annual Sunset Luaus are a festive celebration of Polynesian food, music, and dances perfect for family and friends. The memorable luau experience includes a lei, Mai Tai, all-you-can-eat buffet, and entertainment. Local luau group Pride of Polynesia provides the authentic island music and dance, featuring hula and fiery torch dancers.

Submit your email address to be the first to know about this summer's schedule of events.

Program Schedule

5:30 p.m.
Live Music and Entertainment

5:30 p.m.
Doors Open - Premium VIP Seating

6:00 p.m.
Doors Open - Premium and General Admission

6:45 p.m.
Open Buffet

7:45 p.m.
Live Performance by Pride of Polynesia

Upgrade Your Sunset Luau Experience NEW! Premium VIP Seating

This exclusive Premium VIP Seating ticket includes early admission to the Sunset Luau, custom lei, a meet and greet with the Pride of Polynesia performers and reserved seating close to the stage. 

With limited availability, Premium VIP Seating will sell out quickly!

Sunset Luau Menu

Be transported to the islands with an impressive display of luau dishes including Kalua roast pig and pork loin, spicy shrimp and grilled pineapple salad, and Hawaiian sweet rolls. Save room for dessert with tempting treats like coconut cream cake.

DINNER BUFFET

Fresh Sliced Seasonal Fruit Display
gluten-free


Tossed Kula Greens Poppy Seed Dressing
with Balsamic Vinaigrette
gluten-free, vegan


Ginger Curry Chicken Salad
with Macadamia Nuts
gluten-free


Spicy Bay Shrimp and Grilled Pineapple Salad
gluten-free


Island Pineapple Coleslaw
gluten-free, vegetarian


Traditional Macaroni Salad
vegetarian


Huli Huli Chicken
with Grilled Pineapple & Shredded Coconut


Kalua Pulled Pork and Roasted Pork Loin
gluten-free


Kalua Roast Pig Display
gluten-free


Roast Salmon
with Ginger Lime Cream Sauce
gluten-free


Ginger Scented Vegetable Stir-Fry
vegan


Pineapple Fried Rice
vegan


Hawaiian Sweet and Assorted Rolls


Kids BUFFET

Pineapple Jell-O
gluten-free


Fresh Cubed Fruit


Hawaiian Pizza
Ham and Pineapple


Coconut Crusted Chicken Fingers
with Sweet and Sour Sauce


Tater Tots
Ketchup and BBQ Sauce


DESSERTS

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake


Coconut Cream Cake


Passion Fruit Crème Brûlée
gluten-free


Haupia
Traditional Coconut Pudding
gluten-free, vegan


BEVERAGES

Tropical Iced Tea


Lemonade


Water


Coffee


Decaffeinated Coffee


  • Fantastic Luau

    This property is a true find. It was like a little Hawaii. The luau was fantastic. Afternoon lemonade and pineapple blondie was a fun treat. Location was amazing, close to ocean, board walk, and great restaurants. Loved our stay here!

    August 2022

    Trip Advisor logo
  • Great Staff

    Hopper made sure all the guests were taken care of while still making it a great time for the guests! The Sunset Luau was a great way to end of my summer with memorable experience with my family and the great staff made it so much better!

    August 2022

    Trip Advisor logo
  • Took me back to my childhood in Hawaii

    Amazing! I went for their summer luau. It took me back to my childhood in Hawaii just like that! We were celebrating a friend's birthday. We all had so much fun! The food was great. The show was great! The view was great!

    August 2022

    Trip Advisor logo
  • Sunset Luau and Hop are awesome!!

    My kids and I recently attended the Sunset Luau and it was truly awesome. The food was delicious, and Hop was great! The show was really entertaining as well. This will definitely be a new tradition for our family. Thank you for a great experience.

    August 2022

    Trip Advisor logo
  • Great Vibe

    Went for the luau experience here. It was great. Great vibe and dive into the Polynesian culture.

    July 2022

    Trip Advisor logo
  • Best Luau

    Beautiful location, near everything. Friendly, customer service oriented staff and an amazing restaurant - Oceana Coastal Kitchen! The Spa is a must for the most relaxing experience. Best Luau and comfortable rooms.

    July 2022

    Trip Advisor logo
© 2022 Evans Hotels. All rights reserved.
Top