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Chavella's Cafe Mexicano

732 Classon Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4607
+1 718-622-3100
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chicken mole” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (5 reviews)
“mexican food” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
732 Classon Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4607
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I arrived late into NYC due to a flight delay and they were still open and still great food and service. Loved it. Great drinks and great people.

Thank exporer1987
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Went for the first time and no complaints. Good food and service .Nice atmosphere. Definitely will go back

Thank Nery R
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Went here and tried their milanesa torta because a friend recommended it. It was excellent the best I've had in Brooklyn. I also tried the guacamole which tasted very fresh and enjoyed it. I like how they do their nachos, flat and round. Friendly and...More

Thank Luke P
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Very friendly and welcoming staff. The food was good and full of flavour. Also plenty of choice for the two vegetarians in our party. Sensible price. Good atmosphere.

Thank bristol54
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

The Mexican food competition has finally heated up in the North Crown Heights area, thankfully. So we hit other places mostly, we never eat there - too crowded with out of neighborhood people and uncomfortably tight seating. We really miss the little old oddness of...More

Thank Mike A
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I was just round the corner from Chavellas when I lived in Crown Heights and my god its bloody amazing. I am yet to find a Mexican that rivals its vibe, food and cocktails. You usually have to que to get in but its totally...More

Thank Amalie O
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Enjoyed the fish taco's and mixed drinks. Outside seating or dine-in. Great ambiance. Would recommend for a date or out with friends. Tight spacing to bring children.

Thank Maria H
Reviewed 10 December 2015

Delicious food and dynamic funky atmosphere. Really felt like being amongst the Brooklyn locals. The soft shell pescado taco was excellent.

Thank John F
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

My wife and I plus our daughter and her roommate went here for Sunday brunch. It was magnifico! Everything that we ordered sounded - and tasted - wonderful! Authentic Tex-Mex cuisine in a close quarters restaurant is what you can expect. But who cares about...More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 6 November 2014

This is a lively fun Tex/Mex restaurant I usually visit on my bi-annual visits to NYC. Not the place for a quiet chat as it's usually jammed and noisy. Drinks are imaginative but as one recent reviewer noted they seemed little weaker on my last...More

Thank Tamvong
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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 732 Classon Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4607
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-622-3100
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