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El Castizo

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24 St. Pancras, Chichester PO19 7LT, England
+44 1243 788988
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12:00 am - 10:00 am
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Tue 12:00 am - 10:00 am
Sat 12:00 am - 10:00 am
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Nottingham
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spanish tapas restaurant, situated in a cellar, so it was nice and cool. Cheerful, efficient staff who are only too pleased to recommend things if you are not used to tapas.. Very good value for money. Gets very busy, so best to book

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I can absolutely see why this restaurant is the No.1 restaurant in Chichester! My partner and I are totally guilty of going to a new town and eating in the same old chain restaurants (not that there's anything wrong with Pizza Express of course...) but we were in Chichester at the Festival Theatre so I thought I'd do my research... More 

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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Qwerky basment Spanish Tapas. Husband and wife owners authentic Spanish food and entertainment an some weekends. Huge variety of choices of food and wine.

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Thank Martin S
Chichester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

went with a group, wasn't to sure what to have so I just had a bit of everything that they all ordered which was fun, would like to go back soon

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West Sussex
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Always lively, be sure to book in advance, service a little haphazard but always friendly. Food very good but doesn't always come at once, might have to wait for some dishes to arrive so leave time enough to enjoy the food. Happy to recommend.

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Thank buffygirl77
Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Having heard great things about the 'Tapas restaurant, out of town towards Sainsburys' we thought we'd take a stroll to see what the fuss is about. The place itself is down a few steps and once inside, is like no other for miles around. We hadn't booked a table as it was very last minute but nevertheless, we were welcomed... More 

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Thank lrobinson211
Chichester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely food once again. Cannot fault this place for service. However given the for that the restaurant is in a cellar, they should turn down the speakers for the line guitarist as very difficult to have a conversation if at the front of the restaurant

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Thank geoff31s
Chichester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great little Tapas. Very helpful staff with great ideas on what to try. The food is amazing great price too. Love this place.

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Thank Lynne P
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was my second visit to El Castizo and one I was looking forward to. A great setting and atmosphere and without a doubt the best tapas around. I've ventured to quite a few tapas restaurants in the last year (Mainly Southsea) and El Castizo beats them hands down. Great portion sizes and food full of flavour. They've nailed the... More 

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Thank Ben N
Waterlooville, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My partner had booked E Castizo as a suprise last week. We were child free for the evening and had been to the cinema for a late afternoon showing. He had heard good things about the place so thought he'd book it and give it a try. We were not disappointed. I have family who live in Chichester so we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $29
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 am - 10:00 am
Saturday
12:00 am - 10:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 St. Pancras, Chichester PO19 7LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Chichester
  • Phone Number: +44 1243 788988

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?