Kai, meaning 'seed' in the Pima language, is the only AAA Five Diamond/Forbes Five Star restaurant in Arizona and has been named one of Open Table's 10 Best Restaurants in America. Our Chandler restaurant features a menu rich in creativity, history and Native American culture. Chef de Cuisine, Ryan Swanson, incorporates the essence of the Pima and Maricopa tribes and locally farmed ingredients from the Gila River Indian Community to create unforgettable masterpieces.
We invite you to experience our decadent 13 course Journey Tasting Menu. We kindly request that all guests wishing to order this tasting menu do so before 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday - Thursday from 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Friday - Saturday 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Please note: Kai will be close beginning on Sunday, July 3rd and will reopen for service on Thursday, August 11th. During this traditional seasonal closure, the staff will travel and research new food and beverage inspiration to be used for the development of ideas for the fall/winter menu which is targeted for a November 2016 debut.
What to Expect:
To dine at Kai is to find yourself immersed in an elegant fine-dining experience. To that end, please note that Kai maintains a smart business casual dress code. It prohibits hats, denim, T-shirts and shorts for both ladies and gentlemen, including open-toed sandals for men. Dress hats for ladies are acceptable. As a courtesy to other diners, refrain from using cell phones and laptops in the dining room; all audio visual equipment are prohibited. Thank you in advance for respecting this as a discerning adults-only dining environment, recommended for guests over the age of 13.
Reservations are strongly recommended. To secure reservations by phone, please contact Restaurant Reservations, Tuesday through Saturday, between 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. by calling 602-385-5726 (outside of these hours, please call 602-225-0100). Reserve your table online >>
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Kai Proudly Announces An Exclusive New Private Transportation Service
The Journey Class premier chauffeur service offers personal driver services safely to and from Kai Restaurant. As a guest of Kai, we want you to experience that personal service from the moment your night begins all the way through to its conclusion, adding a personal touch that is unmatched in our industry. The cost is $60 round-trip, (35 mile one-way limit) and includes up to 4 passengers. Reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance and can be made by calling 602-385-5726 or sending reservation request information to KaiTransportation@WildHorsePassResort.com.
Save the Date
Kai's First Cocktail Dinner, July 2, 2016
Fresh off of the success of our Spring Wine Dinners, Kai is proud to introduce the first Cocktail Dinner to be held on Saturday, July 2nd. In partnership with Arizona Distilling Co., Kai will pair a six-course dinner with cocktails imagined by mixologist Liberty Quihuis. Special guest Jonathan Eagan will be present to share the story of the celebrated Tempe-based distillery.
Each guest is invited to a private reception with hors d’oeuvres beginning at 6:30 pm, with dinner seating to follow at 7:00 pm. The event is offered to a limited number of guests and will be priced at $150 per person. Click here to explore the menu offerings.
Did you think we forgot that this was Independence Day Weekend? The evening will end with a private viewing of the Wild Horse Pass Fourth of July fireworks show. Sparks are sure to fly at this spirited evening. Reserve your spot by calling (602) 385-5726.