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El Chico Mexican Restaurant

Protara 28 | Eden Square, Protaras, Paralimni 5296, Cyprus
+357 23 819444
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“chimichanga” (13 reviews)
“nachos” (15 reviews)
“chiquitos” (2 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
All hours
Mexican, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Protara 28 | Eden Square, Protaras, Paralimni 5296, Cyprus
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here on several occasions and each time the food has been really good. We've sat outside in the dinning area and have also eaten inside. The food is delicious, served by very helpful waiters. I would revisit this restuarant their prices are...More

Thank 1Cutie26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Eaten here many times and it never fails to impress, huge portions of quality scoff at reasonable prices.

Thank melvin h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed our meal so much we returned a few nights later. Sitting outside in Edon Square, the staff were quick to welcome us to their restaurant but did not hurry us to order. The food was lovely, hot and served by very friendly professional staff....More

Thank ge0rdiegirl
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant towards the end of our holiday, I'm 5 months pregnant and was really craving Mexican food when we stumbled across this gem of a place! The service was completely brilliant from start to finish, everything was quick and efficient and the...More

1  Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Visited here in August 2017. We had the Nachos to start with. These were a very generous portion and very satisfactory for two adults and two hunger kids. This was followed by Tacos and Burritos. The fillings were generous and well priced. The only criticism...More

Thank Dean W
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Massive portions in this restaurant and lovely cheesy garlic bread! Rice was a bit dry but chicken was nice, however there wasn't enough of it in the chicken dishes. Mexican fried ice cream didn't live up to expectations set by the menu...but for the Mexican...More

Thank Hannah L
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Who would have thought Mexican food in Cyprus! EL Chico ingredients and food choices fitted the menu sweetly. Fresh cooked foods catering for adults and children went down well. Good wine list and fun drinks for the kids added to a really lovely meal. Would...More

Thank missingmike
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

A cosy place to visit with family or friends. Chimichanga is a must try and in general the food and service was top A. There was also a playground for the kids.

Thank Miranda C
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Nice setting, good value. I had the ribs and could not eat them all. Service was very efficient and friendly

Thank joanna0301
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Great food, nice place, taste foods, friendly stuff. Worth to try it! Nice music. Awesome cocktails !

Thank Marios K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Protara 28 | Eden Square, Protaras, Paralimni 5296, Cyprus
  • Location: Europe  >  Cyprus  >  Famagusta District  >  Paralimni  >  Protaras
  • Phone Number: +357 23 819444
  • E-mail
Welcome to the most exciting Mexican restaurant in Cyprus. El Chico is your fun, festive, casual Mexican restaurant. It has always been known for a relaxed dining experience with warm gracious service where every guest is made to feel welcome and at home. At El-Chico we take real pride in serving our guests authentic Mexican dishes made with the finest & purest ingredients available, like salsas, made fresh throughout the day to ensure the ultimate in flavor, guacamole, prepared with only perfect ripened avocados and sizzling fajitas prepared to order, in the traditional way. Refreshing strawberry margaritas, spicy dips, crispy Nachos and a variety of dishes with meat, fish, chicken, pasta or vegetables will add a colourful flavour to your dining and will grant you an unforgettable night. Viva Mexico!
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