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Chimichangos

11 Wheelock Street | Cheshire, Middlewich CW10 9AG, England
+44 1606 836000
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (51 reviews)
“burrito” (23 reviews)
“churros” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
11 Wheelock Street | Cheshire, Middlewich CW10 9AG, England
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1 - 10 of 431 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An independent restaurant that really cares about its customers and ensures that they are happy every time. We are a family of 3, a meat eater, a vegan and a child. Chef Pedro goes out of his was to create tasty and enjoyable food for...More

Thank Flybywire320
Reviewed 18 September 2018

This is not traditional, and far from authentic Mexican fare. And I know the owner is going to chew me out after he reads this review. But, c’mon man, I'm from Southern California where Mexican food is staple, not to mention I've been eating my...More

6  Thank Eldialegre
pedro p, Guest Relations Manager at Chimichangos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Dear first lady. We hope your back safely home in southern California (America) and enjoyed the trip. say hola to your Mexican mother for us- or does she not understand Spanish as she may have grown up in California(America) like you. We do not pretend...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent service, food excellent, will definitely visit again. Thankyou, your staff are a credit to you 🙂.

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Dropped in on the off chance based on local reputation. Sadly a bit disappointed. Food was sort of OK, nothing more. Refried beans were poor: undercooked and hard. Service was very friendly and helpful. Perhaps it's better at the weekend when I guess the atmosphere...More

1  Thank Virgin_Express
pedro p, chief fire eater at Chimichangos, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Try next weekend we have a circus performing with mexican tigers and go go dancers and the doritos mariachi band and xmas hits from michael buble

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

The food and service was excellent as usual, there was a free pudding for my wife who was gutted that she forgot her doggy bag of fried potatoes. I had a gluten free starter and main and they were both great.

Thank chris j
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is my favourite mexican restaurant, I love it how small and cosy inside. Enchilada mind blowing! Thank you guys, be back very soon

Thank Amstrong S
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Good food. Relaxed. Not too expensive. Easy menu something for everyone including a fussy eater aged 12. Would recommend for informal family night out.

2  Thank Roshene M
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We lived it. We went with our niece and as I am not a lover of very spicy food, the chef did me a tasty milder version of the meal. It was absolutely delicious and a great evening was had by all

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Takeaway was great a good selection of Mexican treats everything delicious. Need to do takeaways regular perfect on a week night.

Thank SusanC454
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic start to the semi-final evening. Take away box was awesome! Even completely Gluten free! (First quesadilla in years!) Food was great and piping hot! Thanks

Thank Hpv72
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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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MichelleH5593
11 September 2016|
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Response from pedro p | Property representative |
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
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, 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
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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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