DECK THE HALLS WITH LOTS OF JOLLY : Celebrate the Holidays at Newly Opened Deck. in Queen Kapiolani Hotel

Steamed king crab in aioli sauce over a bruschetta with a spread of guacamole, mango pico de gallo, and sliced root vegetables

From the moment guests arrive on the third-floor elevator platform to step down into Deck. the restaurant at Queen Kapiolani hotel, they are greeted by the stunning and luxurious view of iconic Diamond Head’s best side. That picture-perfect Diamond Head backdrop alone is worth the visit, but that view coupled with a holiday menu and dazzling ambiance to match and suddenly, holiday festivities at Deck. sounds necessary.

Cauliflower and brie cheese pottage with black truffle slices

A Bright (and Colorful) Christmas Eve

Whether guests have made plans to sneak away for a romantic dinner for two or drafting a posh dinner party for ten, the vibrant and delectable four-course Christmas Eve prix fixe menu will elevate the occasion. The meal starts at $75 and includes a soup, appetizer, one of three choices for the main dish, and a dessert. Inspired by tropical hues and Christmas motifs, the menu resembles a work of art featuring:


Steamed king crab in aioli sauce over a bruschetta with a spread of guacamole, mango pico de gallo, and sliced root vegetables


Cauliflower and brie cheese pottage with black truffle slices

Entree (Choice of one) 

  • Grilled beef loin with fond de veau, basil and pomegranate sauce

  • Grilled lobster marinated in Thai-style lemongrass sauce

  • Surf & Turf (a combination of the two options listed above for an additional $10)


Warm choux with marinated strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, and vanilla ice cream.

The Christmas Eve Prix Fixe Course is available only on Monday, December 24, during dinner. Guests may also request an optional wine pairing at $20. Varied main dish options may affect the price.

The Christmas Eve Prix Fixe Course

Christmas and New Year’s Day Buffet

Enjoy the air of magic on Christmas Day (and New Year’s Day) with an equally enchanting buffet. The buffet will be available on Tuesday, December 25, and on Tuesday, January 1, from 10:30 AM – 7:30 PM. Ideal for the whole family, the holiday buffet is $55 for Adults, $40 for Seniors over 65, and free for children under 10. The bar will also open from 7:30 – 10:00 PM for night owls looking for a nightcap.

New Year’s Eve All Day Champagne

Kick off the countdown to 2019 at Deck. with All-Day Champagne specials, a glass of champagne is $5. Mimosa Sets will also be available with an additional $9 for carafes of juice (Lilikoi, Guava, and Orange). There will also be $3 beer by the glass for those that prefer a malt top instead.

About Deck.

The al fresco seating, laidback yet luxurious ambiance at Deck. is made perfect with its gorgeous view of Diamond Head. The menu features locally sourced, fresh island ingredients that make up a modern American concept inspired by Hawaiian flavors. Located in the recently renovated Queen Kapiolani Hotel, the restaurant also features live performances by local musicians and DJs. The bar showcases an adventurous mix of craft cocktails, beer, and wine in a popular Happy Hour.


Address:                             Queen Kapiolani Hotel, 3rd Floor

                                           150 Kapahulu Ave.

                                           Honolulu, HI 96815

Phone:                                 (808) 931 – 4488

Business Hours:                  6:30 AM – 11:00 PM, Monday – Saturday

                                            6:30 AM – 10:00 PM, Sunday

Holiday Hours:                  

                        12/24 Christmas Eve:     Prix Fixe Course Dinner, 4:00 – 11:00 PM

                        12/25 Christmas Day:     Christmas Day Buffet, 10:30 AM – 7:30 PM

                                                              Bar, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM

                        12/31 New Year’s Eve:   6:30 AM – 9:00 PM

                        1/1/19 New Year’s Day: New Year’s Day Buffet, 10:30 AM – 7:30 PM

                                                              Bar, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Credit Cards Accepted: Visa, Master, JCB, Amex, Diners, Discover

Parking:                        Validated Valet Parking Available

Free WiFi:                      Yes


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