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Chalupa's

3477 Weliweli Rd, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-8546
+1 808-634-4016
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (23 reviews)
“fish tacos” (79 reviews)
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Mexican, Fast food, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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3477 Weliweli Rd, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-8546
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The gal at the ice cream shop recommended Chalupas. I had the chicken chalupas and hubby had the Chipolte burrito. Both were excellent ! Large portions and really yummy ! Hope to go back before we head home.

Thank corgimom019
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered take out today, the food was bland. Looked down after taking a bite of my burrito and there was a bug right inside the burrito. So disgusting. I wouldn’t trust the cleanliness of their kitchen. Never visiting again. Would not recommend to anyone. Much...More

Thank nikki s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were on the hunt for tacos and saw Chalupas in Koloa. Tiny little food truck off the main road with delicious tacos! We had the fish and pork carnitas tacos and they were delicious. Two tacos were about $10, add rice and beans for...More

Thank Libbie A
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We stumbled upon Chalupa's food truck by accident and are so glad we did! We fell in love with their fish tacos - they are our standard by which we compare all other fish tacos we try and no one else anywhere has come close...More

Thank elc2414
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for a quick afternoon snack for the three of us and really enjoyed the fish tacos generous portion of fish and the sauces etc. were very tasty. I recommend this place for quality food m

Thank Fishbooks
Reviewed 4 February 2018

A perfect lunch of fish Tacos and tortilla chips. I have never ever had fish tacos this good. The fish must have been fresh off the boat, the seasonings were excellent the taste an explosion in my mouth! Would have gone back the next day...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

When here for lunch after arriving on the island. DEE. LISH!!! Enormous piece of fish expertly seasoned, and awesome hot sauce. Can't say enough about it. It appears it may have odd hours, but if you can hit it when they are open, don't drive...More

Thank diver782
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This place is in a truck in the parking lot, behind some shops in Koloa. There are picnic benches to sit in. This is very good Mexican food. The guy really know how to cook. My wife had fish tacos and I had the Enchiladas,...More

Thank Clinton1
Reviewed 30 October 2017

A food truck located 100 meters off Koloa Road. Simply delicious Mexican food. Ordered the truck's namesake, Chalupas, one fish (the fish of the day was Ono (Wahoo)) and the other carnitas. The Ono was fresh and juicy; the carnitas was nicely marinated and tasty;...More

Thank Grant K
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this food truck serving delicious fish tacos. Huge piece of fish nicely grilled with all the toppings a great fish taco should have! We also had the diablo shrimp burrito- just as yummy. There are picnic tables so you can eat as...More

Thank Stephanie S
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Response from Jim V | Reviewed this property |
Agree with islandgirl222 that there is no dress code as it is a food truck. I was expecting it to be cash-only, but found that they even accepted credit card. While you didn't ask, I would offer that we tried a variety of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3477 Weliweli Rd, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-8546
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Koloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-634-4016
Description
SpecialtiesSpecialties includeFish and Shrimp tacosMouth watering Barbacoa and CarnitasFlavorful meat and vegetarian burritosTortasChalupasQuesedillasDaily specials like Shrimp Diabla, homemade tortillas and more Located on Weliweli Road behind Old Koloa Town. Look for the red, white, and green Chalupa's Truck.HistoryEstablished in 2011ALOHA and Bien VenidosCome to Old Koloa Town for sabrosa (tasty), authentic take out Mexican Food. We're just a stroll away from the shops of historic Old Koloa Town and about 2 miles inland from the tropical and beautiful beaches of Po'ipu.My name is Miguel and I am from Veracuz, Mexico where we have a passion for fresh meats and vegetables, flavorful spices, and hot peppers! I grew up working on my family's ranch and learned how to cook and prepare foods from my mom and abuela (grandmother). Take-out (call in or walk up) or relax in our small outdoor patio setting with limited seating (for now). An island style casual family friendly atmosphere that is fast, fresh, tasty, and also easy on the budget. We also provide catering for your special event -small or large. My goal is to satisfy your hunger while making your taste buds dance with healthy Mexican foods that you'll savor our food and want come back for more.
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