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Chimichangos

11 Wheelock Street | Cheshire, Middlewich CW10 9AG, England
+44 1606 836000
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“nachos” (51 reviews)
“burrito” (23 reviews)
“chilli” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
11 Wheelock Street | Cheshire, Middlewich CW10 9AG, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

So to me Chimichangos has always been a mystery, I know it's won awards for being the best Mexican restaurant in the UK and that the owner doesn't suffer fools gladly. I recently tried to visit but due to my own poor planning tried on...More

57  Thank Matt S
pedro p, Owner at Chimichangos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Speechless! Best ever thanks!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was nice and indeed it was also spicy!! Spicy and nicey!! What more can I say? Go try the spicy!

Thank isitaye
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eaten here a few times now as it's near home. Amazing food and good friendly atmosphere. Great selection of dishes done really well without the menu being long winded. Plenty of options and more recently I had the Chimisalada which was with the trip alone.

Thank Steven J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited twice now mine and my partner. Once just the two of us and once with another couple. On both occasions we have found the service, food, and friendly atmosphere to be most impressive. The only reason we ever have to go to...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've wanted an excuse to try Chimichangos for ages now (its a 45 minute drive away) so I seized the opportunity when I was in charge of organising my work's after-meeting dinner. I wasn't disappointed! (and I'm vegan*!) Everyone's food came out quickly, it was...More

Thank Michelle E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited twice over the weekend, once with just us and then with the family. Both days were the selected menu. Food was simply amazing, service was fab and the added bonus of the windows open to enjoy the summer...

Thank Faye D
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Had a really good night here again on Saturday. Slight hiccup on arrival being told there were no tables as we walked in, then we advised the chap it was a text booking and bingo, we get sat down. But the food, drink and service...More

Thank hubz72
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal and there was plenty on the plates.The place had a great atmosphere and I would definately revist!

Thank David C
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit and once again we weren't disappointed! Fantastic atmosphere, great service, fabulous food and a great price! Very accommodating. Thank you...😊

Thank Kirstie S
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We visited here tonight for our "date night". We booked on the night, and waited roughly an hour and a half for a table. Upon arrival, we overheard something about chicken from another table ordering. The waiter came to take our drinks orders, saying nothing...More

1  Thank Simon G
pedro p, Director of Sales at Chimichangos, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

You were lucky to get a table as its usually 2 weeks advance notice for the weekends. How could we tell you when you booked that 90 minutes later the other 42 people ( we only seat 34) would ALL have chicken hence we ran...More

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MelissaBlythx
26 October 2016|
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Response from pedro p | Property representative |
Yes. Classic ones such as mojitos , daiquiris , pina colada , Long Island iced tea
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Michelle H
11 September 2016|
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No sorry
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raydon3
8 January 2016|
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Yes here's the website . Don't know who Shelley is! Chimichangos web site And search menu as it won't let me post the full details
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Wheelock Street | Cheshire, Middlewich CW10 9AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Middlewich
  • Phone Number: +44 1606 836000
  • E-mail
Description
THE journey from Wheelock Street to Chimichangos may just be a few steps. But as soon as you walk through the door it feels like a voyage of discovery. Shades of orange and subtle lighting lend an ambience to the restaurant. Above the bar is a painted landscape filled with cacti and sombreros playfully hang from walls and chairs. It is the kind of scene you might expect from an inner-city restaurant but this is Middlewich. Chimichangos officially opened at the weekend and the Guardian was invited to give it a try. Owner Jason Tanfield has transformed Kandi’s Steakhouse into a Mexican restaurant. The 36-year-old said he identified a gap in the market as there is only a handful of independent venues in Cheshire where you can enjoy Mexican food. Jason is also drawing on his experience as he used to be the head chef at a restaurant called The Three Amigos in Exeter about 15 years ago. My partner and I were promptly seated and were struck by how attentive and polite the staff were. We were soon sipping Coronas and tucking into some tortilla chips with delicious home-made salsa. To start we had creamy garlic mushrooms in a tortilla shell and jalapenos stuffed with soft cheese which were both perfect. We followed this up with vegetable fajitas and chicken fajitas respectively - and this is where Chimichangos showed its edge over some of its competitors. Firstly you can choose how hot you want your food to be which is sure to be welcomed by both spice addicts and those who like things mild. The portions were also incredibly generous which tends to be unusual for Mexican restaurants. There genuinely was not much to criticise but it would have been nice to have some cheese with the fajitas but im told they do normally and had forgot!! The service was prompt and my partner, a vegetarian, was impressed with the range of suitable dishes. Credit also goes to Jason for making good use of the limited space available. At the time of our visit a large group for a 21st birthday celebration was being accomodated. We were defeated by the time it came to dessert but suffice to say a taste of Mexico is on offer for those with a sweet tooth. The menu even includes a banana wrapped in a tortilla and dusted with cinnamon called a chimichanga. The whole experience was fantastic and comes highly recommended.NOTE:This was a secret food critic from the guardian newspaper just search GUARDIAN NEWSPAPER MIDDLEWICH
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