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482 Union Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3435
+1 718-383-0045
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“ceviche” (12 reviews)
“skirt steak” (5 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
482 Union Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3435
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

We love Peruvian food and know many restaurants in New Jersey but not in New York. We decided to give Chimu a try since we were in Brooklyn. We were not disappointed. Small but we felt welcome and the service was very good. We ordered...More

Thank MercyNewJersey
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

My favorite Peruvian restaurant in Brooklyn.... best ceviche and lomo saltado ever in new York city..!!! Highly recommended

Thank mario s
Reviewed January 1, 2018

we had a fantastic meal and wine. the service was good, the atmosphere is warm and inviting and the food... well .. just as good as it gets. the prices a fair. I was very busy with local so I expect that is a good...More

Thank Outnabout57
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Went here recently with family on a spur of the moment decision to try Peruvian food and we were not disappointed! I've had Cuban before and it was similar. I got the cerviche mixto which was delicious as was the appetizer of avocado stuffed with...More

Thank rikster29
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

My family and I went there, because a family friend said "if you love Peruvian food you'll love this place!" My husbands family are from Peru and I have eaten in so many Peruvian places.. and this one was not the greatest. The aji verdi...More

Thank 94gracieny
Reviewed May 21, 2017

By far one of the best peruvian restaurants I have ever been to! There is beautiful outdoor seating with lights and heaters creating a romantic atmosphere. 10 of us went and everything we ordered was nothing less than delicious!

Thank Tahirina
Reviewed March 13, 2017

I've been to this place twice. I have tried many Peruvian restaurants in the five boroughs, and this one is just average. I always order the Beef Lomo Saltado and Chicha Morada to really gauge the quality of their recipes and this is just average...More

Thank JiujitsuTravels
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

am alittle disapointed to the fact that we had dinner for 4 last night at Chimu. I think the last time i was here was about a year ago. We walked in 6pm, no problem, quickly got a table for 4 and started to order....More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed January 14, 2017

I can't get enough of this restaurant. Use to dine with friends when I lived in New York and still visit when I'm in town. Great local, locale with terrace in the back. All the dishes are delicious. It is considered a Peruvian restaurant but...More

Thank Gerald A
Reviewed December 14, 2016

The food was ok but the $75.00 dollar charge for a bottle of wine that costs $15.00 killed the taste of the food. Can you believe the owner said this is a great wine !

Thank John D
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July 6, 2016|
Response from ranallict | Reviewed this property |
ranallict@yahoo I'm not really sure I called the restaurant and they have sitting outside so maybe they can put you outside I know we go there and my wife and I have steak for two was very good so Bon Appetit have fun
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 482 Union Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3435
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-383-0045
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