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Garibai 5, 20004 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 32 46 09
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible14%
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European, Spanish, Asian, Contemporary, Fusion, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Garibai 5, 20004 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Love Spanish food but great to return to Asian food for a change. Everything fresh and veg dominated including veg tempura, octopus with poached egg!, pad Thai. Nice Rioja list and modest price for a great bottle. So, so service

Thank HofH999
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ignore some of these reviews on TA. The food here is very good (we tried 4 different course and all were very good). The service was also very good (but it was early in the evening). Nice ambience and reasonable prices make this a good...More

Thank Axiomwatson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Waited 1 hour for starter, main was awful chicken and rice not cooked and baked potatoes crucified tougher than the steak. Desert was OK. No apologies for delay in food. When paying I was asked if I enjoyed the meal said no, I was greeted...More

Thank steve m
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Tried Chinchin on spec during a rain shower one evening and we were very surprised. The staff seemed a bit unsure of whether to seat us or not but once sorted it all came together. Really good food, good service, nice decor and good music....More

Thank podd37
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We regularly go to ChinChin for lunch when we are in San Sebastian because the restaurant has a great set menu for around 10 euros which includes 3 dishes (starter, main and dessert) and a drink. The food is good and the decor is very...More

Thank vincent m
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Decor is glitzy, food is mediocre, service is awful. Party of four were served with cold food on ad ad-hoc basis, one main course arriving cold after the other three diners had finished theirs. A complaint to the waiter evinced little sympathy with a grudging...More

Thank strudwick
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Staff was very friendly but food was horrible. Interior design: good try but badly executed (too many different styles together and cheap materials). Atmosphere was dull and unwelcoming.

Thank diegarci
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Came across this by chance. Very good fresh food. A mix of Asian/ Spanish & European cuisine. No complaints with the food at all. The service, though entirely friendly was so pool slow. Asked for the bill as soon as the mains arrived and still...More

Thank minnieinrichmond
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing place.. Great decor, amazing food and friendly staff.. The octopus carpaccio is a highlight..

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We were looking for something slightly different to the excellent Tapas and walked a little away from the main streets and came across Chin Chin. It was quite large but as other reviews have mentioned, really great décor. We sat down around 8:30pm and the...More

Thank Steve L
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$26 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Garibai 5, 20004 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Guipuzcoa  >  San Sebastian - Donostia
  • Phone Number: +34 943 32 46 09
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Chin Chin offers a unique experience in an elegant environment with a card and according to this description. Variety, quality and attention are the best adjectives to our cuisine, that will not leave anyone indifferent.
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