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El Chicuco

Plaza San Juan de Dios, 18 | Esquina Plocia, Cadiz, Spain
+34 956 55 66 23
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Jun 11, 2018
“A Firm Favourite”
2 days ago
“Interesting location”
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Plaza San Juan de Dios, 18 | Esquina Plocia, Cadiz, Spain
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped at the Chicuco our first night for something to drink and something small to eat. Everything was good and the shop itself very interesting but we thought it was a bit on the pricey side for what we had.

Thank GlobeTrotting258558
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

It’s in a formidable place and offers a limited of quality food such as pata negra ham or manchego cheese. However it’s even better the hot dishes such bacalao duré (cod and onion) or croquetas. Very good prices. Good service. I loved it. Not sure...More

Thank Juanjo A
Reviewed July 13, 2018

As you enter the main square in Cadiz from the Port This Shop/Bar is on your left. They sell Ham, Cheeses, wines and Preserves but they have outside seating where you can sit and enjoy and try what they have to Offer. My Wife and...More

Thank Philip D B
Reviewed June 11, 2018

We found El Chicuco for the first time during a Xmas visit to Cadiz and enjoyed popping in for a glass of wine, on our most recent visit we also tried the cold meats and cheeses and were impressed with the quality and enjoyed especially...More

Thank TravelmadEdinburgh
Reviewed March 4, 2018

This small vibrant cafe is a bit more up market than some of the other tapas bars we went to but no less welcoming. The staff are not fluent in English so we spent some time looking up things on the phone before ordering, but...More

Thank scottie123719
Reviewed June 7, 2017

Really excellent selection of wines we had a very good roija blanco with some very tasty tapas worth a visit

Thank Wensleydalebob
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

Seems a traditional place to sit and watch the world go by. Enjoyable and very tasty food, will come back

Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic selection of Spanish cold cuts; from several kinds of jamons to the chorizos. Same goes for cheeses. You can enjoy those great stuff in their bar or to take home.

1  Thank 194aleksandarn
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

This tapas bar/ delicatessen is a great place for modern tapas - good local ingredients, simple but creative. Good selection of wines. Well worth waiting for a bar table, inside or out.

Thank csmcuk
Reviewed November 7, 2016

What a gem! Off the tourist trap circuit despite having a great location on the prettiest plaza in Cadiz. Almost always busy, with a great selection of wines on hand. We never ate on the restaurant side - always seemed to miss time this -...More

2  Thank wunderkuken
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza San Juan de Dios, 18 | Esquina Plocia, Cadiz, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Costa de la Luz  >  Cadiz
  • Phone Number: +34 956 55 66 23
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