Blue Note Hawaii
Where is the Blue Note located?

The Blue Note is located at 2335 Kalakaua Avenue on level two of the Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort.

Is there a dress code?

There is no dress code; however, smart casual dress is recommended. We realize we’re on the beach, but no bathing suits, please — and shoes are required. The club is air conditioned, so a light jacket or sweater is recommended.

Do you serve food and drinks?

Yes. We have a full food and beverage menu available at each show. There is a $10 food and beverage minimum per person.

Is food available at the bar?

Yes, the full dinner menu is available at the bar. 

Is there a food/beverage or drink minimum?

Yes, we have a $10 minimum per person. You may choose anything off the menu to fulfill this.

Is there an age restriction?

No, the Blue Note is an all-ages venue. However, minors cannot sit in the bar area. All guests must have a ticket for entry.

Do children get in free?

Children 2 and under may sit in your lap without a ticket. Children 3 and up (or 2 and under with a seat) must purchase a ticket and meet the $10 food & beverage minimum. We do not have high chairs, booster seats or a kid’s menu. Strollers are not allowed at the table and may be checked at the hostess stand. Children of all ages are welcome, but we do enforce a quiet policy. We recommend ages 10+. 

Is there parking nearby? Do you validate?

We offer discounted parking at the OHANA East Hotel, located on the corner of Kuhio and Kaiulani Avenue. With validation, the cost is $6 for up to 4 hours. The public rate applies after 4 hours. We also provide discounted valet parking at the Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort: $15 for 4 hours.

What are my payment options?

Cash, American Express, VISA, MasterCard, JCB and Discover. We do not accept personal checks.

Do you rent the Blue Note for private events?

Yes. For more information please visit our private events page.

Do you take group reservations?

Yes, we offer reserved seating for parties of 10 or more with an elevated food and beverage minimum. Visit our group reservation page for more information {link to page}. Otherwise, seating is first come, first serve

What is the Blue Note Hawaii’s venue capacity? 

Our capacity is 326. 

Can I take photographs at the show?

Club policy allows photos with no flash. Some artists do not allow photos at their concerts. The photo policy is announced nightly before the concert.

Do you seat incomplete parties?

Yes, however we do not hold tables. If it’s a busy show and your guests are late, we may have to seat other guests at the table. If you have a large group that wants to sit together, we recommend arriving when doors open, or make a group reservation.

Sometimes I see “Reserved” tables at the club. How do I get one of those?

Our club policy for seating is first come, first served. We will hold tables for band guests and for group reservations.

Can I avoid the service charge if I come to the club in person?

No. All of our ticketing is handled through Ticketweb and we cannot override their ticketing fees.

When is the gift shop open?

The Blue Note Boutique is open 10am-9pm every day.

Is the club handicap accessible?

Yes. The club is fully ADA compliant. If you have special seating needs, please let us know in advance so we can better accommodate you. Visit our contact page to let us know.

Can I buy a gift card?

We offer gift cards for food and beverage inside the club. Gift cards are not available for tickets or for the gift shop at this time. Contact us to find out more.

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