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Chavela's

736 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4703
+1 718-622-3100
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“guacamole” (19 reviews)
“tacos” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
736 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4703
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for a drink whilst in area, good atmosphere and friendly staff.we would definitely return to try the food sometime

Thank heatherburns2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went for their Mexican Brunch, food was extraordinary, the staff is attentive and they look like the love what they do. Starting by the host, Ide was my server and I can tell she is something else. The bartender offers where incredible and the...More

Thank Joel M
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is my daughters go to place for Mexican food in Brooklyn and luckily just blocks from her apartment. We were in the city for an exhibit and since I drove her home and it was happy hour and I found a parking spot!!!! They...More

Thank SusB962
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The food was unbelievable, freshly made, great ambiance, on spot cocktails. the waitsafe was great Very authenic

Thank l b
Reviewed 8 February 2018

We went to Chavela's for my son's 13th birthday dinner. The food was delicious, and our waitress, Idemar, was incredibly welcoming. Considering this was a special occasion for our family, it meant a lot to me that Idemar and the rest of the staff for...More

Thank Sherine K
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

You know it’s good when you walk in and it’s packed Seated immediately Food comes out fast and hot Had the steak tacos and a steak entree Someone next to us had the enchiladas and they looked amazing! Kind of bummed i didn’t try those

Thank Suzieq1214
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Love the vibes in here. Fantastic food and services. Hipster interior. Definitely gonna come back again.

Thank zaco97
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Went here with my sister when I visited a few months ago and thought it was terrific. I got the dish where you get a bunch of everything + tortillas (sorry, can't remember the name, check the photo) and it was such a good meal....More

Thank Lindsay S
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I'm from Mexico City, currently living in Switzerland, so few opportunities to eat REAL Mexican food. During my holidays in NYC I found this gem in Brooklyn. Don Arturo and his staff are rock stars. Best Mexican food outside of the country. A must try....More

1  Thank Ramon Z
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful interior, Beer & Margaritas, food and staff x what’s not to like? Great place in Brooklyn, shall be returning here again x 5 stars from me, great to have something to eat that’s not covered in cheese!

1  Thank 734kelliem
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 736 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-4703
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-622-3100
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