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Josselin's Tapas Bar & Grill - CLOSED

2829 Ala Kalani Kaumaka St, Kukui'ula Village Mall, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-8571
+1 808-742-7117
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
30 Jul 2016
“Tapas for Days and Days...”
17 Jun 2016
“Jean Marie Joslin is a Genius Chef”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Spanish, Asian, Vegan Options
2829 Ala Kalani Kaumaka St, Kukui'ula Village Mall, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-8571
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

Great place for dinner, and gatherings. Lots of tables and space to grow if more people show up; but room won't become too loud. A good list of starters and a nice list of main courses. But the great surprise was the Sangria cart! Don't...More

Thank rkirklutz
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Thank God I have lived in HI since 1984! Jean Marie has been here cooking almost the entire time. His newest evolution is a Tapas style restaurant with lots of amazing small plates. His French flare with Pacific Rim is simply amazing. Run don't walk...More

Reviewed 15 May 2016

Recommended by owner of home we rented on North shore. Good variety. Great presentation. Wonderful flavors. Seafood particularly tasty. Very informed staff that knew how each plate was prepared, and number of servings per plate with the tapas format.

Thank Dennis W
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We very much enjoyed ordering a variety of tapas. The waiter was very pleasant and explained how each item was prepared.

Thank sandopdx
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Tried out Josselins but have to say that our dinner which was three times the price as last night's Bangkok Happy Bowl meal was maybe one-third as good. Mushroom side was too rich. Caesar salad with calamari was overdressed and really just Romaine with very...More

Thank gogirls555
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here 3 times and reviewed it once...all good!! It has changed dramatically for the worse :-( the drinks were weak, the food mediocre and the service average. So disappointed at the changes and predict it will be gone soon.

Thank W.O.F.
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

We started eating here last year and we have eating here twice this year(in the last week). The tapas continue to amaze us and so does the service provided by Emily. We love the sangria. I always have the classic red and Cindy has the...More

Thank USMC178
Reviewed 17 March 2016

4 of us went in for dinner on a recent trip. We all wanted to go back the next day because we loved it so much!! We had the Roasted Feta salad, pumpkin tortellini, kobe meatballs, sitr fry beef, fried rice and I can't pick...More

Thank AMY82371
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Food here is very tasty and the service is good. I know tapas are not large, but we were somewhat disappointed at the size of the portions here - especially given the price.

Thank Doug W
Reviewed 11 March 2016

There are no words to describe how amazing our dinner was. The food was outstanding and the sangria was amazing. We ordered six different plates, two desserts and four sangrias. We went during happy hour so we got 25% off our bill, so the price...More

Thank Andrea_Alaska
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 60
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2829 Ala Kalani Kaumaka St, Kukui'ula Village Mall, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-8571
    (Poipu Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Koloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-742-7117
  • E-mail
Chef Jean Marie Josselin has created another masterpiece with this new and unique tapas restaurant. Imagine dining in a rustic, yet contemporary, style dining room with an open view of the kitchen where the wood-burning oven cooks fresh, local produce, fish and meat to perfection. Share several different tapas and taste incredible culinary creations. Enjoy refreshing signature sangrias served tableside like you have never had it before. This chic new hotspot on Kauai"s south shore will have you coming back time and time again, making each experience a memorable one. "The Whole Process is About Sharing."
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