Chilango is an award-winning Mexican restaurant serving fresh, made-to-order food including burritos, tacos and salads and featuring a streamlined pick-up service for customers who wish to pre-order for take-away.
Venue Details & Map
76 Chancery LaneLondonWC2A 1AA
- +44 20 7430 1231
Top 5 reviews of Chilango
I'm from San Diego, California, so I can be a bit picky about Mexican food, and in London it can be quite hit-or-miss. I had heard good things about Chilango, and I'm pleased to say it lived up to my expectations. The assembly line is Chipotle-style, but the food is better. My burrito was spicy, flavorful, and fairly big for the price. They have a student discount, too, which helps. I think... more
Growing up in San Diego, it is very tough to get Mexican food in London which would compare to that at home. With that said, Chilango is pretty tasty, is affordable, sizes are generous and ingredients are fresh. Compared to Chipotle, Chilango definitely scores higher. During lunchtime it gets very busy so you will have to fight over seats so makes sure you are ok getting cosy with other... more
I used to work around the corner and ate here almost every day!
There is a lot of burrito competition in the area and this Chilango marks the eastern border of burrito central.
What is burrito central? It's simply a high concentration of quality Mexican street food places in a relatively small area, encompassing Soho and the west end (and Midcity with this branch).
If you're near Chancery... more
Chipotle in London is expensive -- like ridiculous, flying-in-the-face-of-purchasing-power-parity prices that are the same in pounds as US Chipotle in dollars -- and portions are slightly smaller. Add in the fact that London Chipotle lacks a soda fountain, and the value of an organic burrito plummets fast.
Chilango, though, is a suitable substitute. Prices are about 1 GBP lower per menu item,... more
Service was terrible. The girl barely spoke/understood English or was just extremely spacey or both...
We asked for chicken and she says they are out of chicken. She piles some ingredients on and then says chicken or pork? Uhm...aren't you out of chicken?? The whole ordering process was not pretty.
They throw on shredded cheese for the nachos but do not even melt the cheese so you just have... more