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Chino Latino

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$$ - $$$
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2916 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408-1954 (West Lake Street)
+1 612-824-7878
4:30 pm - 2:00 am
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All hours
Sun - Tue 4:30 pm - 1:00 am
Wed 4:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Thu 4:30 pm - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 2:00 am
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Sykesville, Maryland
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73 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Definitely worth it! I've been here twice now, and liked it both times. I can't say I "LOVED IT", but almost everyone else I have eaten here with might say that. GREAT: Thhe atmosphere is amazing. Dynamic, "cool", fun, and energetic. If you're looking for a party environment, with great food and drink selections, this is the place to go!... More 

Thank theNamssob
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80 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were recently in the Caribbean and so we were craving those delicious mojitos. Someone suggested this place as having great ones. And, they were! The mojitos were possibly better than the ones that we got in Key West (which were rated the best in the Caribbean). We came here with a group of 6 people. The waitress advised that... More 

Thank FoderickE
Minneapolis, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at Chino Latino is incredible! I don't think there will ever be a restaurant that will rival this one. The environment of this restaurant is tremendous, I know it, you know it, everybody knows it. I came here with my best friend, Donald. He throughly enjoyed the meal. We ordered 13 items, and we ate everything. The food... More 

Thank beepsoup
Cary, North Carolina
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was so great! Staff was friendly and helpful and I loved the atmosphere. The theme is foods from around the equator. My BF got a drink from an entire pineapple. We did the sake bombs which they recommend to wait for the end bc it's messy. We ordered several small plates and it was more than enough food... More 

Thank Heather h
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My adult daughter and I visited Chino Latino for drinks and a light dinner before going to a concert. We chose to sit at the bar vs the dimly lit and lonely dining room. We arrived at 5, so probably a little earlier than most people go out for happy hour. Our bartender, Scott, was super friendly and offered great... More 

Thank THartman17
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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427 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Great physical space. Bar area, different dining areas are all very impressive The food is hit or miss - we ordered 6 things, 2 were great, 2 were OK, 2 were not very good. Drink menu A+++ though!

Thank ilovecorndogs
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78 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

The food is amazing. They have solo portion entrees, as well as small and large sharing plates. There is something for everyone. You definitely need to be a bit of an adventurous eater, but everything I tried was incredible. Great variety of both food and drink and a very modern and trendy atmosphere.

Thank Dominic G
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Started going here about 13 years ago. Excellent vibe, fun food, great for sharing, right in the heart of uptown. You will not find a place with more interesting food choices combined with a hip and lively setting. Definitively recommend this place!

Thank Roger W
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134 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Chino Latino truly provided an eclectic experience for our business group. From potstickers to wings, the food did not disappoint. The atmosphere stole the show.

Thank Mark W
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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111 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

The atmosphere is interesting when you walk in and we were greeted kindly by several people/staff. There was no line walking in. We were a family of seven adults, celebrating the youngest members 21st birthday. We were seated upstairs by the window, and it was chilly and not as nice an ambiance as the lower seating area (kind of cheap... More 

Thank jill s

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
Asian, Caribbean, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 1:00 am
4:30 pm - 1:00 am
4:30 pm - 1:00 am
4:30 pm - 1:00 pm
4:30 pm - 1:00 am
4:30 pm - 2:00 am
4:30 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2916 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408-1954
    (West Lake Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-824-7878

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