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El Chapin Restaurante

$Latin, , Spanish
4600 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Suite #38, Durham, NC 27707-2669
+1 919-908-7975
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
6 Nov 2017
“After work dinner. ”
29 Sep 2017
“A fantastic find! ”
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Latin, Central American, Spanish, South American
4600 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Suite #38, Durham, NC 27707-2669
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Tasty food, nice variety, inexpensive. There is also a little Hispanic market and bakery in the restaurant. Great place to have a nice, fast but not fast food, lunch.

Thank desertdiverette
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I was looking for a local restaurant with the closest authentic cuisine. Food was great and I had a guanábano drink with was a very pleasant experience. Totally recommend.

Thank Diana Z
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious! It was tucked away in a strip mall and I would have never have seen it. Thank you TripAdvisor for making places like this easy to find. I will definitely eat here again when I am back in town.

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We tried this Guatemalan restaurant on the spur of the moment, and we were glad we did. The atmosphere was cheery, the staff were friendly, and the food supplies along one wall (geared to a Guatemalan clientele) were interesting to peruse. This is a small...More

Thank William E
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We're coming back to this new restaurant! Really liked the small plates and appetizers for their unusual flavors and prices. The wait staff is super friendly and attentive.

Thank jordan2004
Reviewed 18 September 2016

The family who owns and runs this adorable little place are so nice and welcoming! It's also a plus that the food is great.

Thank ShamLNC
Reviewed 21 July 2016

I have lived in Chapel Hill, NC since 1998; there are lots of good restaurants around including a good selection of Mexican and even Salvadoran restaurants. My wife discovered this place and was really excited about it as I'm originally from Guatemala and we lived...More

Thank JaimeH601
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

On my first trip to Durham I looked up locals' favorite places and stumbled upon El Chapin. The food was so delicious, fresh and cheap! I got the Guatemalan chicken soup, while my wife got a combo platter with a great mix of flavors. Delicious...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

On my way to Subway I noticed this place and ordered chile rellenos for $9.99. It was nicely done and came with some of the best rice and beans I've had in a long time, a simple salad with fresh radishes onions tomatoes cucumbers and...More

Thank rOckyhillrOad
Reviewed 10 November 2015

I've been living in Durham for over 15 years and this is the first Guatemalan restaurant in the area. I was very excited when I found out about it last week, that I didn't hesitate to go and try it out. I was very impressed...More

Thank Rosa F
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Restaurant Details

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Latin, Central American, Spanish, South American
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4600 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Suite #38, Durham, NC 27707-2669
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-908-7975
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