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3A Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
+44 1245 268268
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“tapas” (105 reviews)
“paella” (32 reviews)
“wild boar” (6 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 12:00 AM Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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3A Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whether you visit this lovely restaurant in summer (for the outside sun-trap tables) or inside for our usual climate, you are assured of a friendly welcome, water for your dog and outstanding tapas food. Add to that the lunch time (12 -3) deal & I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KWestcott
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

A very quiet Tuesday evening Birthday meal. As always a good selection of Tapas from the main menu and additional from the specials board. We have not been into the restaurant for around a year and as always staff were very polite the lady serving...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Smittenhiten
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Brilliant food, fantastic service. Could not recommend more if you’re a fan of Spanish tapas! Very good value for money and the wine was lovely! Will definitely return.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank saraheT3315LU
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Went here Saturday afternoon with my son after watching the film at the cinema. Outside Pinchos was bustling, it was a beautiful day. Now before you think this guy hasn’t got a clue what I am on about, I’m Spanish, not that it makes me...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank miguelsenra1973
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Very excited and highly anticipated. Service and staff were lovely, food was at best disappointing and worst mediocre. Paella was particularly awful. Had so much hope, sadly won’t be returning. Had so much hope for a rare non chain mass produced eatery in my home...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Saz196915
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

I went there 2 times. The food tasted like Indian food not spanish. Everything is extremely average. Attention is good! But if the food is not that’s it for me.... I’m not going back there.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Diana P
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We dined here the other week and were not disappointed. There are many restaurants in Chelmsford but this is one of our favourites! I have been here many times with friends and my partner and always been pleased with the food and service! The food...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank strawberry0603
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We've been wanting to come here for sometime, but not being that local it had never happened. However, coming to Chelmsford on Bank Holiday Monday we finally made it and we were not disappointed. Taking the opportunity for the lunchtime offer of 3 Tapas dishes...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank InternationalGeoff
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Good location, good selection of wines beers and spirits,nice food,very relaxing and personable staff and owners. As a small party of just seven we pre-ordered our food prior to the kitchen opening at 6pm as were leaving and going to a function at 7pm. What...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank supersnooper44
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

When the beaches of Catalunya are off the agenda, but you crave a little Spanish authenticity in the heart of Essex, you’d go far to surpass Pinchos. Located in Chelmsford, this tapas bar is perfect for traditional Spanish tapas. Not and Anglicised version of Spanish...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tahi R
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6 March 2017|
Response from Sarah D | Reviewed this property |
Yes - San Miguel on tap and another in bottles, Estrella.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3A Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 268268
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