Landmark restaurant celebrates 50 years at the 'top'

Landmark restaurant celebrates 50 years at the 'Top'

WAIKIKI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Oahu's most iconic dining destination, TOP OF WAIKIKI, found in the heart of Waikiki, is tantalizing gourmands from around the world with a new comprehensive dinner menu celebrating the rotating restaurant's 50th anniversary. Designed by Executive Chef Lance Kosaka and his culinary team, the new menu features Hawaii regional steak and seafood inspired by Hawaii's bountiful land and sea agriculture, the islands' diverse culinary palate, local favorite flavors and world-class indulgences. Offering new happy-hour Appetizers, innovative Entrees and a decadent Dessert menu from Pastry Chef Heather Bryan, all paired with sommelier selection.

"The inspiration for Top of Waikiki's new 50th anniversary menu comes from my fond memories of generational cooking with ohana and extended hanai. Top of Waikiki has been a favorite gathering place for 50 years and we want our new culinary concept to celebrate and evoke such memories for our return guests and first time visitors," said Executive Chef Lance Kosaka.

Top of Waikiki has entertained guests from all over the world for 50 years. It is Hawai'i's only revolving restaurant and features breathtaking panoramic sunset views of Oahu's spectacular south shore, the lush mountain ridges of the Ko'olaus, and the vibrant metropolitan skyline of Waikiki and Honolulu with a full rotation completing every hour. Top of Waikiki offers a unique, award-winning setting featuring fresh and local Hawaii Regional Steak and Seafood prepared nightly by Executive Chef Lance Kosaka and served with superior service. Tastefully satisfying millions of guests since it's opening in October of 1965, this three -tiered restaurant is the perfect setting for any occasion; from a romantic date with a loved one, to a dinner with friends, or even a private or corporate event. The restaurant is centered around an open sit-down bar, where guests can enjoy pre-dinner appetizers and cocktails while feeling on Top of Waikiki!

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