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Whakawaiwai Eats (quick-service) at Universal’s Volcano Bay

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River Village

Quick-service restaurant serving pizza, hot dogs, and mac and cheese. Grab-and-go options also available.

Two sentence insider summary
Whakawaiwai Eats has a simple and narrow menu, with a focus on different types of pizza. There should be variety enough, however, to scratch a couple of different gastronomical itches.

Pricing has not yet been released for Whakawaiwai Eats.

Whakawaiwai Eats – menu


Hawaiian Pizza – Caramelized Pineapple, Diced Ham, and Pickled Jalapenos

Island BBQ Chicken Pizza – Diced Chicken, Mango Barbeque Sauce, and Red Onions Topped with Gouda Cheese

Cheese Pizza

Pepperoni Pizza

Veggie Pizza – Whole Wheat Crust Pizza Topped with Fresh Vegetables, Tomato Sauce, and Mozzarella Cheese

Pizzas at Whakawaiwai Eats at Universal's Volcano Bay
Some of the pizzas available at Whakawaiwai Eats at Universal’s Volcano Bay

Hot Dogs

Foot-Long Dog – Served with Chips

Pretzel Dog – Foot-long Hot Dog, Pineapple Salsa, and Bacon on a Toasted Pretzel Bun. Served with Chips

Mac and Cheese

Specialty Mac and Cheese – Pan-seared Shrimp Tossed with Pasta Shells in a Creamy White Cheddar Cheese Sauce

Classic Mac and Cheese


Peanut Butter and Jelly – Served with Carrot Sticks and Applesauce

Hot Dog – Served with Carrot Sticks and Applesauce

Mac and Cheese – Served with Carrot Sticks and Applesauce




Grab and Go

Island Chicken Salad – Diced Chicken, Apples, Grapes, and Almonds Tossed in a Creamy Coconut Dressing

Tropical Fruit Salad – Watermelon, Papaya, Mango, Pineapple, Honeydew, Cantaloupe, Strawberry, and Kiwi

Tropical Baby Greens Salad – Shaved Carrots, Hearts of Palm, Diced Mango, Grape Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Tofu, Black Beans, and Toasted Almonds with Soy Garlic Vinaigrette

Cobb Salad – Turkey, Bacon, Bleu Cheese, Tomato, Cucumber, and Avocado

Caesar Salad – Hearts of Palm, Crispy Croutons, and Parmesan Cheese with Roasted Garlic Caesar Dressing

Hummus and Carrot Sticks

Protein Box

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