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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$22 - $45
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed March 1, 2020

We ate at La Chimenea twice during a recent 4 night stay in La Linea. La Chimenea is the real deal and we enjoyed fabulous tapas sitting at the bar and soaking up the atmosphere. The ladies who staff La Chimenea are all excellent and...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 24, 2020 via mobile

Our favorite tapas bar. Used to go often for lunch when I lived in the area 12 years ago. Our visit this time showed that it is the same. Friendly service and good tapas. God place for local and visitors

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 16, 2020 via mobile

Went there with 5 British friends who didn't speak a word of Spanish and it was fine, staff is friendly, food is delicious and made right behind the bar. It is short on tables, so it's better to get there earlier, because it gets busy...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 16, 2020 via mobile

Customers are served in Spanish and English. Not easy to get a table inside. Luckily we were early. Beef Tataki and Roscas were nice. Quality wines are available with affordable prices.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 13, 2020

very good tapas and wines! friendly staff and nice atmosphere. Ask advice to the staff to select the best dishes : 👍🏻

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 11, 2020 via mobile

Girls all had a really bad attitude . Especially the one with tattoos .No welcome nobody smiled .warm tiny tapas of jamon ,empty bar and no atmosphere hasn’t changed in the eight years only got worse. Won’t be back

Date of visit: February 2020
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juancarloschimenea, Dueño at LA CHIMENEA, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2020
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Hemos informado a Tripadvisor sobre su opinión. La consideramos mal intencionada.

Reviewed February 11, 2020 via mobile

Been visiting for over six years not the place it once was. Hardly a smile off any of the girls working there. Food hasn’t moved on like the rest of La Linea.

Date of visit: February 2020
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juancarloschimenea, Dueño at LA CHIMENEA, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2020
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Hemos informado a Tripadvisor sobre su opinión. La consideramos mal intencionada.

Reviewed February 10, 2020 via mobile

From years I am going back to this place and still the best, quality of the food is always good, for me is the best in La Linea.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 20, 2020

Just had my second visit to this lovely, authentic Spanish tapas bar. Wonderful, unusual tapas, great service, even when it's busy, which it very often is. We were offered three wine 'tasters', as we weren't sure what we wanted. Waitresses were very helpful and happy,...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 7, 2019 via mobile

A small yet charming and very delicious tapas place. Can be very busy but the nice owner and the waitress doing their best with a smile. Also have gluten-free options. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: December 2019
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Peter S
November 15, 2016|
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Hello, yes we can book a table for you. Please let me know day and number of people. Thanks for choosing us. Hope you enjoy it!
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June 17, 2016|
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Sorry for not replying earlier. We had technical difficulties with Trip..... We do have gluten free options. Hope you enjoy.
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