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 Way
North Finchley
N12 0GL
+44 (0)20 8445 5111
Public transport:
West Finchley, Underground
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
Yelp Reviews


3 out of 5 based on 7 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Chimichanga

1.0 out of 5 24 August 2014
by Tanya S.

Terrible tex mex food. Will definately not be going back.

Upon arrival I had high hopes tho this was quickly shot down with the bad service we received from the guy that seated us. We asked to be moved to a different table as we were near the open door and it was cold. After this we were ignored for around 10 minutes. Our new waitress after this was lovely. Tho the food turned out to be...more

3.0 out of 5 16 February 2014
by Sean D.

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

5.0 out of 5 8 July 2012
by Senny_sen

What can I say Great food, Brilliant service, Loved the decor and the music was very soothing atmosphere was subtle. Impressive dining experience.more

2.0 out of 5 16 February 2011
by Mital P.

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

4.0 out of 5 17 August 2009
by ad K.

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

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