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Chiquito Colchester

Tollgate West | Stanway, Colchester CO3 8RH, England
+44 1206 562237
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good20%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible18%
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“chiquitos” (96 reviews)
“burgers” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tollgate West | Stanway, Colchester CO3 8RH, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on a Friday night, sorry too say it was just average for eating out and theirs much better places to go. Food was ok, but pricey for what you got, staff were friendly but seemed bored. No atmosphere and you can see why...More

1  Thank cwl147
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a beautiful meal here with friends. Service was quick and order was as we had ordered. Staff very attentive.

Thank jemma d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went this week with 3 friends, had a nice table. Cocktails were good and good very nice. Service was a bit slow as they were busy and only 4 staff on and one of those was behind the bar so had to wait quite a...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ended up going to Chiquito as we originally intended to go to nearby Frankie and Bennies, however were advised there was a 2 hour wait for a table. The staff here were very polite and helpful, and we were initially served promptly and our...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Used to visit here quite regularly until the food started to go downhill and the service was so slow but thought we would try again. I always feel like they can not be bothered in this restaurant. We had fajitas, which came out with raw...More

1  Thank harleynatasha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Chiquita today for the first time in over a year to have some starters for Lunch I stopped going there because of the quality of the food I’m afraid to nothing has changed The service was good but somewhat scripted The only positive were...More

1  Thank Gerry M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yesterday I went to the chiquitos in colchester with my family. And I never go back the waiting time to be served I was ridiculous And the empty restaurant maybe 4 tables Our waitress thought she was the manager by the way she wore Black...More

1  Thank nikta221
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Entered the restaurant around 19:30, Seated roughly around 19:45 and it wasn't even particularly busy for a Saturday either, we were finally acknowledged by I believe the manager, It was no greeting almost just a stare as if we'd walked into her house, seemed like...More

1  Thank Alex H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place, the food and service are consistently spot on. I’ve never had a bad meal in there and always been pleased with the service. The menu changes every now and then giving something else to try (although wish you would keep the...More

Thank Georgie L
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We were celebrating a birthday and couldn’t have had a better evening. We were greeted within seconds of arriving and shown to our table straight away. Our server, Avelino was brilliant from start to finish. Carmen the manager was lovely, even though she was busy,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tollgate West | Stanway, Colchester CO3 8RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 562237
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