Chiquito is a chain of inexpensive Tex Mex restaurants predominantly aimed at tourists. They serve a variety of Mexican and North of the border food as well as a range of cocktails.
Venue Details & Map
Chiquito Restaurant Bar
Geron WayCricklewoodLondonNW2 6LW
- +44 (0)20 8208 7960
- Public transport:
- Brent Cross, Underground
As an American from the west coast, I've eaten loads of Mexican food, which is normally very good, and the restaurants typically have amazing service. This place falls short in every respect. It may actually be the worst restaurant I've ever visited in London. The nachos lacked any kind of layering strategy, and as far as the lunch menu goes, there wasn't actually any Mexican food on it....more
I came here for breakfast and found the food to be ok, it wasn't amazing. Service could have been better as wasn't too busy. There was a lot of waiters, waitresses around as we always had a different person attending to us but still the service was too slow. wouldn't go back even though it is the nearest mexican restaurant to me. Would rather venture further out to a better one.more
Dear, oh dear, Chiquito Staples Corner, what a sad place. I've been 3 times so far for weekday lunch, and each time its been totally empty - a very bad sign - and very disappointing.
The decor and ambiance is all dark woods and depressing, with battered tables. The Mexican decoration is mainly tiny black and white photos and plain plates. The background Mexican music was OK, but feeble. The...more
If you want genuine Mexican food, do not go here. You WILL be disappointed.
I think this place only attracts people who have no idea what real Mexican food is and enjoy the watered down version of it.
One main factor that makes me give Chiquito a 1 star is the fact that the food is ridiculously expensive for the quality and quantity you get.
And to top it off - the service is just awful - so...more
I have been here on a number of occasions as it is the only restaurant on the retail park. I come to the park to visit the electrical stores and computer store on the corner or the cineworld.
The restaurant is almost empty if you go during the week on an afternoon or evening. It gets very busy however on Saturday's. They have a full bar and some really good margaritas which are served in a...more