Focusing on traditional Mexican food, with an extensive authentic menu and a diverse range of beer and cocktails, Chimichanga brings the heart of Mexico to your table.<br/><br/>Chimichanga operates Mexican restaurants in various locations throughout the UK, including Peterborough, Portsmouth, Cardiff, Braintree, Ipswich, Lincoln and Chatham, as well as Finchley and South Woodford in London. The menu suits those who wish to nibble and share, as well as those who want a three-course meal. All dishes are freshly prepared by the chef in the restaurant and the accompanying cocktail list mixes classic drinks with more inventive concoctions.
Venue Details & Map
Leisure WayNorth FinchleyLondonN12 0GL
- +44 (0)20 8445 5111
- Public transport:
- West Finchley, Underground
Food is always of a decent standard and you get what it says on the tin.
The service is always somewhat scatty and you can be left alone for an age before getting what you want ordered/delivered to your table. Every time I have been there, I have ended up having to go to the till to pay as we've been sat waiting sometimes for over 30 minutes. Wouldn't go here for something special, but...more
Living in Texas, one food you eat a lot of is Tex-Mex so you tend to be able to tell what's good and what isn't. Coming to the UK, I didn't expect there to be great Tex-Mex options but I did think there would be a few places of over-priced imitations, which i'm sorry to have to say that this place is.
My first impressions of the place were very positive, the restaurant is tastefully decorated...more
What can I say Great food, Brilliant service, Loved the decor and the music was very soothing atmosphere was subtle. Impressive dining experience.more
Hah! This is not proper Mexican Food! I only wrote this review in response to the previous 5 star one!
This place is more tex-mex than Mexican. I can see how it appeals to the uninformed but for anyone who's ever had real Mexican food, this just won't do.more
Chimichanga was a definite favorite when I used to live in Finchley.
The cuisine is heavily Mexican influenced, though they also do a great selection of grills with Latin American twist.
Some of my favourites were:
Mexican crab cakes, all of the Chimi wraps, Mexican Paella.
Nice decor, even though it's in the same complex as the leisure centre, and from what I recall a few years ago, some...more