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El Chalan

Calle Tacna 520 - 526 | Plaza de Armas de Piura, Piura, Peru
+51 73 325167
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (12 reviews)
“cake” (3 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
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Calle Tacna 520 - 526 | Plaza de Armas de Piura, Piura, Peru
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1 - 10 of 610 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The lemon sorbet was very, very good, while the chocolate ice cream was simply average. Cone was nice and crisp.

Thank rk821
Reviewed January 9, 2017

Great fruit frozen drinks called "cremoladas". Delicious flavours as mango, strawberry, grape, watermelon, etc. The best for the hot temperatures. My family and I go everytime we can! Good sandwiches and cakes too. The only thing missing is wifi. There are 3 stores near one...More

Thank FabiForcelledo
Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

I always come, everything is so fresh and tasty in this place. Everytime I visit piura, chalan is my first stop, sometimes right after getting off the plane. They have desserts and light meals.

Thank Efrainfechevarria
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Just wanted to have a snack. The juice was really good but the peach cake was a bit dry. It would've been nice if they had wifi.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Good ice cream, a lot of choices. Fast service. Close to the main squer. There are 3 or more El Chalan here.

Thank lihiek
Reviewed August 5, 2016

At the central plaza there is the Chalan, one of the oldest and typical restaurants at Piura. You can go and expect a quick and efficient service, eat "butifarras" (highly recommended) and nice cremoladas (like frozen fruit drinks). You can go either to have lunch...More

Thank Rocio L
Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Bad...attention is mediocre. Food is greasy. Place is not clean. "Cremolada" smoothie type drinks are loaded with sugar. Would only recommend if in a hurry and need to grab a bite, otherwise choose something else.

1  Thank Piero F
Reviewed July 9, 2016

They opened around 5 locales around Piura. We visited El Chalan in Avenida Grau. The Staffs were friendly, also let you taste their ice cream (for example Imperial ice cream = Vanilla flavour ) you may buy 1 scoop with mixed flavours. Also Hamburger, Sandwich,...More

Thank marliayu7811
Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Location: they have 4 locations at plaza de armas. No air conditioner,just fans all over the area. You can really sense the heat. I had breakfast and instead of the fried egg that was on the menu, I wanted scrambled eggs. They said it was...More

1  Thank coliflor13
Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

I usually try to eat at the number one rated place in the town that I'm visiting and this lived up to its rating. I had both ice cream and a piece of cake and they were fantastic. Super cheap for the quality that you...More

Thank nmemtp01
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  • Food
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Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
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Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Tacna 520 - 526 | Plaza de Armas de Piura, Piura, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Piura Region  >  Piura
  • Phone Number: +51 73 325167
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teléfono: 073-331697
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