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“Excellent food, though pricey for Pana. Live music too noisy.”
Review of Chinitas

Chinitas
Ranked #27 of 80 Restaurants in Panajachel
Cuisines: Malaysian
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Reviewed 3 April 2014 via mobile

Asian fusion food is good, set in a covered courtyard with entrances to a bookstore and Internet cafe. Background music was quiet and good, but then a live musician made conversation impossible. Cost is high for Pana (but still very low compared to US). Despite the mild negative comments, still a very good place to eat.

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Reviewed 22 March 2014

Our group (which included two vegetarians) ate here twice during our stay. Lots of different options on the menu. Delicious soups and ample portions of everything. Nice relaxing setting.

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Reviewed 21 February 2014

Sorry but we thought this place was gross. Sad, floppy vegetables cooked within an inch of their life in a weird, flavorless sauce. Place is also kind of dirty inside and food made me sick afterwards. I came for the tofu and tempeh but it wasn't worth it. There are lots of places in town that offer those things and do it way better (Deli, Kitch, Sandras). It's a nice space to order a drink and sit in the atrium/garden and use wifi, but would definitely recommend going elsewhere for food.

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Reviewed 6 January 2014

This is my husband's favorite restaurant in Panajachel, so we keep coming back. Food is healthy, they have vegetarian option. And the flavor is unique.

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Reviewed 29 December 2013

Great food, and not a lot of $$. Felt like we were in an Asian garden. Another "safe, no belly ache" place to eat. We went 3 times, and loved it every meal.

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