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Pinche Pinche

#326 of 1,427 Restaurants in Leeds
Certificate of Excellence
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Mexican
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116A Harrogate Road | Chapel Allerton, Leeds LS7 4NY, England
+44 113 268 1110
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Today
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Pinche Pinche is a relaxed and fun restaurant. All our food is freshly...
Pinche Pinche is a relaxed and fun restaurant. All our food is freshly prepared using authentic Mexican ingredients wherever possible. With our inspiration drawn from the street food that is eaten every day throughout Mexico, this is food that is designed to be eaten with your hands so don't be shy - get stuck in! Hasta pronto!
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Visitor rating
  • 65
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great little place

Without doubt the coolest place to eat in Chapel Allerton - the skull art branding looks great! The restaurant is warm and vibrant, albeit a little too busy at weekends. Good, solid tapas food and some really tasty dessert options, nice place to come either with a small group or as a couple.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
L_Formaniuk
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Leeds, United Kingdom
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015 NEW

Without doubt the coolest place to eat in Chapel Allerton - the skull art branding looks great! The restaurant is warm and vibrant, albeit a little too busy at weekends. Good, solid tapas food and some really tasty dessert options, nice place to come either with a small group or as a couple.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We went out to eat at our usual food haunt and they were closed, so we remembered this place we still hadn't tried. Wow...... we not disappointed. We were seated in the last two window seats which were perfectly comfortable, and not draughty at all as we were near the front door. We were served very promptly by a lovely... More 

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Oldham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

booked a table to experience good food and enjoy time with a good friend. The food was delicious however a couple of disappointing points, the first is its very noisy and at times makes it difficult to hear your companions. The second is the tables are packed in. the third is you are given your meal and expected to leave,... More 

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SIMON H, Owner at Pinche Pinche, responded to this review

Dear Hanna334 As I said to your friend, Emnicfreya, in the review below, we do not ask tables to leave. You had finished your meal and had been asked a couple of times whether you wanted anything else and you had declined on both occasions. We asked you if everything had been ok with your meal and if it was... More 

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Came here with a friend for a meal and catch up.our table was booked 8pm.we had a good meal the food was really nice as was the atmosphere. What a shame though when at half 9 we were asked to pay bill as they needed the table! We had literally just put our cutlery down! If an hour and half... More 

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SIMON H, Owner at Pinche Pinche, responded to this review

Dear Emnicfreya Thanks for your feedback. I appreciate everyone who chooses to spend their time and money with us. I'm glad you enjoyed our food that unlike the previous reviewer you were not irritated by the lively atmosphere and wanted to stay. We are a small, family run restaurant and there is high demand for tables at peak times. We... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Met up with friends at the Pinche Pinche, found the experience irritating. The food was ok, the ribs fairly bland, the main menu choice is very limited and the drinks were rather expensive. The noise of the other diners was intolerable it was like being in a noisy bar in the city centre with drunken revellers, probably due to a... More 

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SIMON H, Owner at Pinche Pinche, responded to this review

Dear Graham F Thanks for your feedback. We offer 30 different dishes across the menu, with a mix of different meat, vegetarian and gluten free options. This is a comprehensive number of dishes to offer from a kitchen of our size: it enables us to offer consistent quality and focus on our best dishes. Our drinks prices are comparable to... More 

Bradford, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Atmosphere was great the waitress was fab excellent service .The food was good the only downside is that is was expensive for what you got.

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leeds
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

Been here twice now and each time its been incredible! Food is just gorgeous and the staff really friendly. Great atmosphere but make sure you book as irs very popular :)

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Went for Valentine's Day and was massively impressed. We shared tapas dishes and although the selection for theses were limited food was of high quality. In particular we adored the surf and turf tacos and the quesadillas which were fantastic! We also had a few cocktails which although bit pricey instantly made us feel like we where on holiday! Staff... More 

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Leeds
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We occasionally go to Pinche Pinche, usually on a Sunday evening, but for a change thought we'd try a Sunday lunchtime instead as the restaurant has only recently started to open at lunchtimes at the weekends. I know that some others have suggested that the menu is limited, but for this type of venue I think it's better that they... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Visited this chapel a stalwart on valentine's day with my dear lady and our third wheel! I've thought long and hard about what to say but the answer is simple - the service is swift yet friendly and the menu suggests confidence in the relatively few dishes they do! This is good cooking packed with flavour and a lot of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 116A Harrogate Road | Chapel Allerton, Leeds LS7 4NY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +44 113 268 1110

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

Pinche Pinche is a relaxed and fun restaurant. All our food is freshly prepared using authentic Mexican ingredients wherever possible. With our inspiration drawn from the street food that is eaten every day throughout Mexico, this is food that is designed to be eaten with your hands so don't be shy - get stuck in! Hasta pronto!
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?