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Taqueria El Chilicuil

corso Pestalozzi 12, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 922 82 26
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
5 Feb 2017
“Reasonable food but very small portions”
18 Nov 2016
“Quick dinner ”
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corso Pestalozzi 12, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

i am surprised by the negative reviews, we have always been treated more than kindly and given good quality and gnammy-tasting mex food for many years now and many of my friends who have tried it before always want to return! it's a small informal...More

Thank mina40
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely little restaurant focusing on a few dishes which are perfectly spiced. There is a nice little garden with some seats also.

Thank KCS
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This is a place for casual eats. The atmosphere is very relaxed and in contrast to many places in Lugano. Between the two of us we ordered chips, guacamole, a medium nachos and a couple of quesadillas. The food arrived quickly and was reasonably tasty...More

Thank veggietraveller2015
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Yesterday I went with some friends to this restaurant because we were hungry and they told me food was decent. I had mexican food for the first time, and probably for the last. I did not enjoy it, as I am more into Asian food...More

Thank Gabriele1989
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The wife and I love Mexican food; it's our favorite cuisine. So being in Europe, good Mexican food is impossible to find. The food here is good. A little overpriced and not as good as Mexican food back in the US or Mexico, but we'd...More

Thank Richard-Julie_K
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Small place, centrally located. Also outside seating. The owner is Mexican from California. Vey nice service from him.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 6 July 2016

It's twenty years that I go and eat in Taqueria; the woman who works there is really nice, prices are good and food is gnammy!! during summer it's possible to eat outside, and it's in the city centre, really confortabile!!

Thank SeleneBarblan
Reviewed 24 December 2015

best Marguaritas in town! Go Hugo Elena and family!! I have been going since their opening and will continue to.

Thank Lugangeles
Reviewed 18 October 2015

A very casual and informal place for very good and simple Mexican food. No atmosphere, not trendy but a great place!

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Good Mexican food! A very casual place with a few tables outside. Order at the counter and they bring your food.

Thank Paul B
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Lunch, Dinner
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Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: corso Pestalozzi 12, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano
  • Phone Number: +41 91 922 82 26
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