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“Great tapas, great atmosphere”
Review of El Chigre

El Chigre
Ranked #58 of 403 Restaurants in Chelmsford
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Spanish
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The tapas selection is great, every dish is cooked fresh, and the specials change often. The staff were great and helpful.

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Thank Chris B
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

After reading the good reviews we decided to visit El Chigre. It was a very quiet Wednesday evening with only a few customers which suited us. Very friendly staff and you actually felt like you could be sitting in a little bar in Spain! Menu was ok although we did feel like there wasn't enough meat on offer (for our liking anyway) However the quality of food that we did order was beautiful! We had a traditional Spanish cider which was lovely I then went on to order a jug or sangria again it was beautiful and traditional BUT I didn't expect to be charged £22 for it! Would we return....... Maybe. Can't fault the staff or food quality because it was second to none!

Thank bulldogmummy
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

Nice friendly Spanish run bar serving excellent genuine Tapas. Great service with nice friendly staff - Recommend booking as space is limited - Located in quaint old Moulsham Street which is like stepping back in time - Nice

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Thank Paul B
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

Hadn't been here for a while and quality and ambience still as good as ever. Good selection of beers (bottled and draught). Very reasonably priced wines and for the coeliacs amongst you there is a gluten free specific menu which is very extensive.

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1  Thank TSChelmsford
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

The food here has always been very good, well-prepared, authentic and tastes delicious, but with the new changes to the restaurant they've now improved the speed at which it arrives as well. The new bar is very smart and the staff are, as always, very friendly and more than willing to advise you about the food. Definitely our favourite tapas in Chelmsford and you'd best book to avoid disappointment as this place gets packed at the weekend.

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Thank Locoviajes
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