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El Mega Chuzo

Latin, Colombian, Spanish
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17632 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160-2825
305 948 3335
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Today
8:30 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Thu 8:30 am - 1:00 am
Fri 8:30 am - 6:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 am
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is nice,well located and the service is very good,highly recommended for any type of ocacion and time,the food is delicious better than any other place in the area and is cheap.

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Thank Juliana P
Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

First of all Chuzo means Skewer and second of all they are not kidding when they add the word Mega to their name because the skewers here are big and really tasty, The bandeja paisa will take care of your hunger for a couple of days, service is fast and friendly..love this place.

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Thank wayove
North East, Maryland
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142 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

El Mega Chuzo is a small strip retail business that we stumbled upon as we discovered the DENNYS was closed. Unlike other businesses in the same strip, there were diners there. We ordered the skewer entrees which were tasty, fresh and came with salad, plantain or corn cake sides. The salad had a nice sweet honey mustard dressing. Glasses of... More 

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Thank Jack D
Miami
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

The Colombian Arepas aren't very good , but the ajiaco is amazing. Also they have a terrific service , everyone is really nice.

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Thank Alan2069
Miami Beach, Florida
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

They claim to be a Colombian/Venezuelan restaurant but their food is neither. Visited a couple of times in the last two weeks and the food quality was poor, the service was slow and sloppy. The friendly faces are gone, new staff needs to be trained in customer service and get better ingredients for the food. Cheap quality. I won't go... More 

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Thank alher2015
Aventura, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

I love it so much . I LOVE 😍there empanadas . And the service is wonderful . The waiters are very nice . I love the rice and the corn .😍😍😍.I also love that it is right next to the beach and I can go any time after I eat to the beach . And you can call for delivery... More 

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Thank paolafarraye
Indiana
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

We are on vacation and this has been the best restaurant yet! Great service and awesome food! We loved the arepas, pepitos and tostones. Our picky eater liked the hot dog and devoured it.

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Thank Darcy L
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

I've visited twice with my family and have enjoyed both visits. Having never eaten Columbian food we were unsure what to order, but it was all good. The one downside for me was the tip being added to the village automatically.

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Thank DrewDunlop
Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

I live in the area and decided to stop in for late breakfast on my way back home from a meeting this morning. I regularly order dinner for delivery from this restaurant, so I trusted that the breakfast would also be good. The place is set up like a sports bar. Clean and inviting. I was greeted by a waitress... More 

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Caracas, Venezuela
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

We're to enjoy the Colombia soccer play and was really good, awesome Colombian food, good service although they was full. Definitely I will go to watch la Copa América.!

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Thank Carlos M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Latin, Colombian, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
8:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
8:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
8:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
8:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
8:30 am - 6:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 6:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17632 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160-2825
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Sunny Isles Beach
  • Phone Number: 305 948 3335

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