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3A Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
+44 1245 268268
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“tapas” (94 reviews)
“paella” (27 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3A Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The quality of the food was generally good, but it was a little lacking in flavour. Although the ingredients used seemed of a high quality, i would not really say it was authentic Spanish tapas. The paella was not made with the correct or even...More

Thank MPOCM2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked Pinchos for a birthday celebration and the evening was definitely a success. The staff were so helpful both during booking and on the night - special mention for the chef who was happy to discuss menu. We had the meal served "spanish...More

Thank Jacky C
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Totally enjoyable and Martha was very accommodating very worth an evening or a lunch for social event Highly recommended for welcoming hospitality and accommodating to me and my friend who are both mobility impaired

Thank chimutanda
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I'm spanish, and I try to go all spanish restaurants in Essex to review the basics from Spain. In Pinchos we found some basic dishes were really good. Calamari were very good, Bravas could improve. Croquetes were very good and also prawns. I would recommend....More

Thank jordimf
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I must firstly say that the staff here are really lovely. They genuinely seem to care about the customers which I really like. The food was prepared quickly (although at the time we went it wasn't overly busy). And it was very good and we...More

Thank Judy L
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Had a booking for 6 for a birthday meal and was eager to experience Pinchos for the first time, after hearing a lot of good things from friends and family. Sadly what they and other reviews describe was far from what we experienced. Unlike a...More

Thank Liam K
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Sat outside in hot sunshine drinking San Miguel draught lager. Spoilt for choice from the main menu and daily specials board. 3 dishes for £10.50. Food was excellent. Authentic Spanish cooking. Service first class. Very good bottle of Tempranilla. Highly recommendable.

Thank BJT23346
Reviewed 4 September 2017

It was the wettest day you can imagine & having tried elsewhere (change of management/menu) to no avail called in here with no prior warning except for a quick call to see if they were still serving lunch. Well what a welcome, a lovely lady...More

Thank Vanessa F
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We visited Pinchos on a horrible wet afternoon after being disappointed at another establishment, and were we so happy that the other place had let us down! We had a wonderful welcome from the staff, a super table, perfect for people watching, and excellent service...More

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Another independent still trading after all the competition - so good to see! staff are lovely and welcoming and food is good. Great wine selection too. highly recomend

Thank fernstreet2017
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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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, 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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