Disney Friends Returning Soon to Aulani Resort’s Character Breakfast

Exciting news, Disney fans! Slowly but surely, we’re seeing the return of characters in different ways including the beloved character dining experiences at Disney’s Aulani Resort in Hawaii. Disney is ready to welcome characters back at Makahiki Restaurant for breakfast!

As shared by DisneyParksBlog: “At the character breakfast, Mickey Mouse and his friends will join Aunty or Uncle for fun songs and entertainment while guests enjoy a delightful three-course breakfast. Upon arrival at Makahiki, and throughout the breakfast experience, guests will have an opportunity to take photos with Disney friends to mark the occasion! A bountiful breakfast will be available seven days a week at Makahiki Restaurant, with characters appearing on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays. During the month of May, character dining will be exclusive to resort guests.”

Mickey Mouse at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa
Credit: DisneyParksBlog

If you’re visiting Aulani, A Disney Resort Spa this summer, you’ll want to be sure to make dining reservations for Makahiki breakfast to visit with Mickey and friends when they return May 7. Just like character dining at Walt Disney World, Disney has made some adjustments to the experience with the health and safety of the cast members and guests. You can visit the resort’s website for all the safety details.

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So, what’s on the menu? Of course, all the enticing breakfast food your heart could desire. Entrees include macadamia nut pancakes with a Tahitian vanilla sauce or Hawaiian-style Loco Moco with hamburger steak, all accompanied by pastries and seasonal fresh fruit. Kids can choose a Mickey and Minnie waffle, which includes a Belgian mickey waffle and red velvet Minnie waffle. Sounds amazing to us!

Makahiki — The Bounty of the Islands at Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa
Credit: DisneyParksBlog

Breakfast reservations will open on April 26 and can be made by calling Aulani Resort at (808) 674-6200. Reservations for Aulani, A Disney Resort and Spa are now available through 2022. Ready to plan your tropical getaway? Visit

About Mike and Jamie Sylvester

We are Disney nerds. Two kids at heart who love the magic and the memories of Walt Disney World! We follow all things Disney and have great experiences with Disney Vacation Club and RunDisney events in particular. We enjoy the vacations, day trips, weekend getaways and geek out over the planning of such events. From lodging to dining to Fastpasses we have a spreadsheet for every occasion. Mike’s frivolous Disney goal is to acquire a magic band of every style while Jamie’s goal is to experience as many Disney desserts as possible. Usually there isn’t a day that passes without some discussion of the master plan of our next trip to the happiest place on earth. Most people think we’re normal – until they travel to Disney with us. We have been married for 16 years and are blessed with a daughter and a son who have already learned the importance of planning ahead! As a family we thoroughly enjoy the magic and the memories at Walt Disney World and are here to help others experience the magic as well.