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El Chico

Kotherhofstrasse 1, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6131 238440
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (47 reviews)
“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
“skewers” (2 reviews)
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Steakhouse, European, Argentinian
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Kotherhofstrasse 1, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went for a dinner at this gem of a cozy city in Mainz and it was a fantastic idea, the steak is the best I had so far the salad is crunchy and deli and to top of the whole experience was the steak and...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We went there spontaneously on a Wednesday evening. The waiters and waitresses were quick and fantastically friendly. The filet was wonderful. We had corn and a pepper sauce, which I can certainly recommend. And all the while you had these waiters, who were making slight...More

Thank André H
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

The steaks were both really great and exactly as we ordered them. The waiter was really friendly and the service was fast. We would come back any time we are in mainz.

Thank Thea H
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

I was in the mood for a steak and most of the Argentinean steak places I've been around the world have been great. This is no exception. It is a popular place but they had outside seating available so I got a table right away....More

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Reviewed 28 April 2017

We were in the mood for meat, so we checked trip advisor and after reading the reviews decided to go. We arrived and the restaurant was full, on a Monday night. I saw there was a small table for two available and asked if we...More

Thank alkimadrid
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Food here was good, but average at best. Worth checking it out, but don't get your expectations too high.

Thank Heist79
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Tasty steak for a quite reasonable price. Very good atmosphere to go with your couple. Great place to eat meat without many choices besides steaks!

Thank Jorge A
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I came here and meet friends for dinner. We got their special off the day, which were beef on skewers. Delicious!! So was their salad!

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

A small little steakhouse big in flavour. The tomato soup to start was delicious, not tasting like a typical soup. The filet steak was extremely tasty and tender and complimented nicely by a jacket potato. Service is efficient and friendly. For a good steak I'd...More

Thank ASarge77
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Argentinian atmosphere but not overly so. The carpaccio is prepared at the table and was really excellent. I had the fillet and it was made to my taste. you get a sallad and garlic bread with the dish but sauces and side dishes need to...More

Thank Gustav F
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Robert Dale R
22 November 2016|
Response from Kelley T | Reviewed this property |
Actually the El Chico I reviewed is in Mainz, Germany - see the map.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kotherhofstrasse 1, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Rhineland-Palatinate  >  Mainz
  • Phone Number: +49 6131 238440
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