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Chimu

482 Union Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3435
+1 718-383-0045
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“skirt steak” (4 reviews)
“chaufa” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
482 Union Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3435
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

By far one of the best peruvian restaurants I have ever been to! There is beautiful outdoor seating with lights and heaters creating a romantic atmosphere. 10 of us went and everything we ordered was nothing less than delicious!

Thank Tahirina
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I've been to this place twice. I have tried many Peruvian restaurants in the five boroughs, and this one is just average. I always order the Beef Lomo Saltado and Chicha Morada to really gauge the quality of their recipes and this is just average...More

Thank JiujitsuTravels
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

am alittle disapointed to the fact that we had dinner for 4 last night at Chimu. I think the last time i was here was about a year ago. We walked in 6pm, no problem, quickly got a table for 4 and started to order....More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I can't get enough of this restaurant. Use to dine with friends when I lived in New York and still visit when I'm in town. Great local, locale with terrace in the back. All the dishes are delicious. It is considered a Peruvian restaurant but...More

Thank Gerald A
Reviewed 15 December 2016

The food was ok but the $75.00 dollar charge for a bottle of wine that costs $15.00 killed the taste of the food. Can you believe the owner said this is a great wine !

Thank John D
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This place is a small restaurant in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. It is always full of people, and it didn't disappoint us. The food is very good, with a lot of choiches. We didn't wait long and at the end the owner offered us two shots of...More

Thank Carlotta V
Reviewed 25 April 2016

my wife and i went to visit our son in brooklyn. we were getting hungry asked where are we going to dinner. how would you like to go to a peruvian restaurant been there before it great. i said let's go . the place is...More

Thank ranallict
Reviewed 24 December 2015

We arrived with a reservation at 7:30 and was promptly seated. The restaurant was filling up and the noise level was high but the quality and freshness of the food more than made up for it. I ordered the ceviche pescado which is a blue...More

Thank queens888
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

Walked in on 12/9/2910 for a late night dinner at 9pm. I ordered a ceviche mixto with a side order of yellow rice and a skirt steak with basil spaghetti. The ceviche was very fresh, had a just the right amount of lime juice and...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 16 November 2015

I never go to New York City without going to Chimu. Some of the best Spanish food around and the restaurant has a small casual dining in a nice cozy setting.

Thank Russell D
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Jennaleigh1210
Can I reserve a table for fourteen Lon Saturday
7 July 2016|
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Response from ranallict | Reviewed this property |
ranallict@yahoo I'm not really sure I called the restaurant and they have sitting outside so maybe they can put you outside I know we go there and my wife and I have steak for two was very good so Bon Appetit have fun
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
15:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 23:00
Thursday
15:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 482 Union Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3435
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-383-0045
  • E-mail