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Chilli Heaven

Parque Ginebra Lote 28, Huaraz, Peru
+51 43 221313
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Ranked #8 of 42 restaurants in Huaraz
Cuisines: Indian, Mexican, Thai
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Whether you send your appetite to India or Thailand, the fiery curries at this English-run hotspot will seize your taste buds upon arrival, mercilessly shake them up and then spit them back out the other side as if you've died and gone to chili heaven (hence the name). They also bottle their own hot sauces here and bring in loads of English beers you don't often see. Critical comida peruana antidote.
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Austin, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 NEW

4 different visits - 4 different entrees - exact same results each time - Hot, tasty dishes, friendly service. Hard-to-beat combination!

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Nashville, Tennessee
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 NEW

I have gone to Chili Heaven for the past 6 years and it is not only consistently delicious no matter what you order, but it is perhaps one of the best restaurants for Indian, Thai, and Mexican dishes I have ever been to in the world (no, really!). I spend a few months each year working 3 hours away from... More

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Ixelles, Belgium
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17 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

Went there twice, first we had Indian curries, tikka was decent and korma average (but this is a hard dish to cook). Then we had the fajitas, wow that was great , they arrived on a sizzling plate with onions and peppers, and of course all the sides (guacamole, garlic sauce, beans, two types of bread , ...) Didn't try... More

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Denver, CP
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I'll keep this short. Beatrice (the owner) has created a haven away from the typical lomo saltado/cuy options. The curry here is absolutely amazing, and she is a great person to chat with as well. Seriously, this is a must for dinner in Huaraz while here. I had an Indian curry with just the right amount of spice. There are... More

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Huaraz, Peru
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

This place has so many good types of curry, you can't just go once! Very authentic curry from a brit that has been living in Huaraz for a long time. The restaurant is a staple of Huaraz and give lots back to the community. Always good to support good responsible restaurants that improve the area they operate in.

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Cusco, Peru
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

These may have been the best two meals we've had in our six weeks in South America. Yes, in the two days we had in huaraz, we ate here twice. I am so glad we stumbled upon it. First, my fiance and I ordered Mexican: fajitas and a burrito. OMG AMAZING. big portions, lots of side sauces for the fajitas,... More

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

I can't believe I stumbled on this place my last day in Huaraz. I had a veggie tofu curry that was out of this world. Cooked to perfection! Best meal I've had so far in Peru. The owner/cook, Beatrice is incredibly helpful also. Don't miss out.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014 via mobile

Go here and eat well. Beatriz is wonderful. You will not be sorry. I stumbled on this place and was very happy. Try the fajitas. They also have a good selection of imported beers and local microbrews.

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Huaraz, Peru
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

The curry is very tasty and very like a British curry. The burritos were good but a little meagre. Simon is quite an interesting host. The prices are a little bit high but it is worth a trip if you really missing curry!

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London, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Awesome cosy restaurant, which cooks up some super home made curries. I really missed eating some decent curries from home, and after 5 months of travel I found this gem. Perfect! No naan or real chapatis but they've got the curry spicing just right, super tasty. Also add in tofu for vegetarians which is great. Great place to warm up... More

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