It’s back! Tangaroa Terrace Tropical Bar & Grill has returned to the Disneyland Hotel! This updated quick service location is ready to serve fantastic dishes, yummy tiki cocktails, the famous Dole Whip, and more!
The restaurant itself is inspired by Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room. Tangaroa Terrace combines traditional motifs from many Pacific islands such as Hawaii, Tahiti, Fiji, Sumatra and New Guinea. Inside, new décor details feature a colorful tropical mural with “hidden” tiki room birds, bamboo accents, exotic stone countertops and glass fish net float lights. Oh and don’t forget the open air view of the pool. There is also an expanded new patio with brightly colored rattan lounge chairs, tiki bar stools and a communal table.
Let’s get to the food. For breakfast, enjoy a classic Breakfast Platter with scrambled eggs, bacon, and hash browns; a Breakfast Sandwich with kālua-style pulled pork, fried egg, hash browns, and gravy; an Açai Chia Breakfast Bowl with seasonal fruit and granola; Pineapple Upside Down Pancakes; and Tangaroa Toast which is coated in cinnamon sugar, and topped with bananas Foster, whipped cream, bananas, and toasted coconut. Breakfast is served until 11:00 a.m.
For lunch and dinner at Tangaroa Terrace, sharable options include dishes such as the Kālua-style Poutine (crispy crinkle fries topped with pork, cheese curds, gravy, pickled onions, and Fresno chiles; the Pu Pu Platter which comes with Chili-Garlic Edamame, Pork Gyoza (pork and vegetable pot stickers), Sweet-and-Spicy Chicken Wings, and Panko-crusted Long Beans served with togarashi aïoli; and the Shipwreck Nachos topped with kālua-style pulled pork, pineapple salsa, hoisin sauce, togarashi aïoli, and barbecue sauce.
Other options include a Lentil Garden Bowl with brown rice, cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, and onions tossed in coconut curry; the Tangaroa Salad with sautéed shrimp; and an Angus 1/3 lb. Hawaiian Cheeseburger served with grilled pineapple, Applewood-smoked bacon, Havarti cheese, togarashi aïoli, and teriyaki sauce.
For kiddos, they can enjoy the Kid’s Breakfast Platter and the Kid’s Pineapple Upside-Down Pancake, and Kid’s Mickey-shaped Tangaroa Toast for breakfast. All three dishes are served with turkey bacon and fresh fruit. For lunch and dinner, the options include a Grilled Salmon Bowl, a Kid’s Cheeseburger, and Chicken Breast Nuggets.
I did mention Dole Whip, right? Pick up pineapple Dole Whip soft serve, Dole Whip floats and Dole Whip floats with a splash of rum, plus a full bar of island cocktails.
Looking to make your ordering experience go faster? Mobile ordering is available at Tangaroa Terrace too!