Central Florida-based Kona Poké plans to open Brevard location. Here are the details

New Kona Poke location is set to open at 1675 W. New Haven Ave.

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MELBOURNE, Fla. – Central Florida-based chain Kona Poké is planning to open its fifth location by the end of 2022 in West Melbourne, according to a news release.

The new Kona Poké location is set to open at 1675 W. New Haven Ave., near Melbourne Square Mall, the company said.


The new location will be a 1,400-square-foot store with indoor and outdoor seating, the release said. It will also feature a mural by Space Coast artist Christopher Maslow, the company said.

Mural planned for new Kona Poké location in West Melbourne (Kona Poké)

The release said the location would open in late 2022, but no specific opening date has been set.

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The new location, according to the company, is a collaboration between Brevard County residents Ernie Falco and Tyler Pracon. Falco is also one of the founders of Kona Poké, along with Matthew Ting.

The release said the company is also looking to open more corporate locations in Central Florida. According to the company’s website, it has plans to open locations in Satellite Beach, Winter Garden and DeLand in addition to the West Melbourne location.

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No time frame has been given for those locations to open.

Kona Poké currently has locations in Lake Mary, Sanford, Apopka and an express location in Melbourne Beach.

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Thomas Mates is a digital storyteller for News 6 and ClickOrlando.com. He also produces the podcast Florida Foodie. Thomas is originally from Northeastern Pennsylvania and worked in Portland, Oregon before moving to Central Florida in August 2018. He graduated from Temple University with a degree in Journalism in 2010.