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3477 Weliweli Rd, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-8546
+1 808-634-4016
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (79 reviews)
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Mexican, Fast food, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
3477 Weliweli Rd, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-8546
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Reviewed 17 January 2016

A great plate of Mexican food featuring a fish taco- lot's of fish fresh as could be. This was a memorable meal, and cheap eating on a high rent island. Loved Chalupa's.

Thank JanexLamar
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Ate at Chalupas and the fish tacos were good, but not great. Apparently the roosters love to crawl on the table and while there was an attempt to clean the tables prior to our eating, the rag used smelled of dirty water and so did...More

Thank johnnymmmm
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

Great food at a reasonable price (the reviewer who mentioned price hasn't tried to eat anywhere else on the south side). A bargain! Yes, it's a food truck....they are turning out quality food in cities all over the country. Don't let that turn you away....More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Happened upon Chalupa's on accident, and enjoyed some tasty grilled shrimp tacos. While I appreciated the decent portions, meal was overpriced for a food truck. I would expect these prices in NYC, not in a parking lot behind a minimall. Side of very plain rice...More

Thank emma e
Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

We had a good little dinner here on 1/10/16. The service is efficient. You get to eat outside and it is so pleasant. Lots peeps eating there too. The fish tacos were very good. We'd go back.

Thank Dotty M
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Don't be put off by the food truck . . . The food is delicious! Have pretty much anything from the menu but my favorite are the fish and shrimp tacos. Highly recommended! The truck is parked next to a Tai food truck, there is...More

Thank rockymountainrider
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

At here twice, had the Barbacoa tacos, chicken quesadillas the first time and the shrimp taco plate and a Barbacoa taco the second time. Impress with the food and the service. Great food from a food truck. Will definitely eat here again.

1  Thank Terry T
Reviewed 1 December 2015

We found this food truck parked just around the corner from Old Koloa Town (near the Big Save grocery store), and enjoyed a relaxing lunch while sitting at a picnic table in the shade. Everything was very fresh, cooked to order, and tasted great --...More

1  Thank Ron R
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Maybe we just caught the guy on an off night, but our experience was pretty dismal. We stopped by around 6ish one evening and were the only ones there -- no one else in the lot. I parked the car parallel to the cart in...More

Thank Malisams
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Hidden behind the shops in Koloa is a great Mexican food truck. Always good and now there is shaded seating.

Thank MDiamant
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Gary P
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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

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  • Food
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Average prices
USD 6 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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
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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