HGTV, "Hawaii Living", aired December 2016

Melissa Chang, "First Taste: Grondin", Frolic Hawaii, 2 April 2014

Martha Cheng, "Just Opened and Coming Soon", Biting Commentary, Honolulu Magazine, April 2014

Martha Cheng, "Coming Soon: Grondin, a French-Latin Kitchen", Biting Commentary, Honolulu Magazine, Feb 2014

Elizabeth Kieszkowski, "Freestyle: French-Latin Cuisine in Chinatown", Honolulu Pulse, Honolulu Star-Advertiser April 12, 2014

Nadine Kam Review: "French-Latin Cuisine Elicits an Unprecedented 'WOW'," Hawaii News, Honolulu Star-Advertiser, 23 April 2014

Honolulu Magazine COVER & PICTURED ON THE TABLE OF CONTENTS & Eat Around the World, Honolulu Magazine, July 2017 

The Monocle Travel Guide Series: Honolulu | The Best in Food and Drink 2016-2017

Martha Cheng, "Grondin introduces a Weekend Brunch Menu", Biting Commentary,  Honolulu Magazine, June 2015

Oli Oli Hawaii: "Grondin: French-Latin Kitchen", May 2015

Sean Morris, "Grondin", Style Blog, Vogue Japan, 21 April 2014


"The 50 Finest"Modern Luxury Hawai'i, July 2014

Sean Morris, "Grondin", Hawaii-TV, 20 April 2014

Amy Schumer & Goldie Hawn  Snatched, (2017), R, last scene filmed at Grondin 

James Charisma"A Culture of Cuisine at Grondin",  Abstract Magazinesummer 2016


Rave Review Award Winner
'Ilima Awards 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Best Business Lunch Finalist

Hale Aina Awards 2016  

Best New Restaurant Finalist       
Hale Aina Awards 2015​

Martha ChengHonolulu's Newly Hip Chinatown: A Traveler's Guide, Wall Street Journal, March 15, 2017 (appeared in the Mar. 18, 2017, print edition as 'My Kind of Chinatown.')

Mari Taketa"Perfectly Placed", Food & Drink Review,  Modern Luxury Hawai'iJuly/August 2015

Marisa Heung, Your Guide to the Perfect Thanksgiving Weekend in Honolulu, Nov 24-26, 2017, Honolulu Magazine, November 22, 2017

Mari Taketa"Grondin's Most Technically Challenging Dish: Cassoulet", Honolulu Magazine, January 2015