El Chapin Guatemalan Grill & Catering

$$ • Latin American, Seafood

4600 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd Suite #38, Durham
(919) 908-7975


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Recent Reviews

During the Rona, we've only done take out 3 times. Always just a little spoked by what I observe in the restaurant at pick-up time. But, this place is spotless, and fresh, with all the precautions. The food is beautiful, plentiful, and delicious. The staff is super friendly and helpful. Yeah, those tamales look expensive, but they are an entire meal. Huge! If you're looking for TexMex, go to the grocery store. But, if you want a taste party for your mouth, go here.

I'm surprised (and have been neglectful) that I haven't written a review yet for here, because we have eaten here for the past 3 years! This place is typically packed (pre-covid) and currently practicing covid-precautions (distancing, masks, sanitizers). It is located at a busy shopping plaza, making parking sometimes tricky. But you don't want to miss this place--authentically delicious food and good sized portions!The staff are all very friendly and great with suggestions....read full review
This place has pretty good food but their customer service really lacks and their prices are a little high I would say. Every time my family and I go, the people there don't really tend to us and it's sad because as a fellow Guatemalan I would think they would treat their own people the same way they treat the white people that come into their establishment because they are the ones that receive an exceptionally warm welcome and yes I observe the difference and it's disheartening...read full review

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Monday 11AM - 9PM
Tuesday 11AM - 9PM
Wednesday 11AM - 9PM
Thursday 11AM - 9PM
Friday 11AM - 10PM
Saturday 7AM - 10PM
Sunday 7AM - 9PM

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