Kona Cafe at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort Closing for Refurbishment



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Kona Cafe, a beloved restaurant at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort that’s famous for its delicious Tonga Toast, is set to close for refurbishment on August 15th. The length of the refurbishment has not yet been officially announced, however, the Disney World calendar shows Kona Cafe being closed through at least September 1st, 2022.

Tonga Toast from Kona Cafe at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
Tonga Toast from Kona Cafe at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort (Steven Miller / Flickr)

Disney has a statement on their website that mentions guests will still be able to order select breakfast, lunch and dinner items from Kona Island via the My Disney Experience app while Kona Cafe is under refurbishment.

Beginning August 15, 2022, Kona Cafe will be closed for refurbishment. During this time, Guests may continue to use the Mobile Order service through the My Disney Experience app to order select breakfast, lunch and dinner offerings from Kona Island.

Although the news of Kona Cafe closing is certainly disappointing for many, we’re excited to see what changes and improvements will be made during the refurbishment process! We’ll be sure to keep you updated on all the latest news regarding Kona Cafe and Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort.

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What are your thoughts on Kona Cafe closing for refurbishment? Let us know in the comments below!

Written by

Rachel Van Norman


Contributing Writer

Rachel fell deeply in love with all things Disney as a little girl. Now as a wife and a mother herself, she shares this Disney obsession with her son and everyone around her. From her love of princesses to eating all the Disney food, Rachel spends her time radiating Disney magic and keeping everyone up to date on Disney news.

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