September 30, 2023

Chingon has opened in new Hawley Wharf Camden development

The vibrant Mexican restaurant from the group behind Hotbox brings its popular tacos to Camden Town.
Chingón is the lively Mexican eatery from the group behind Hotbox, serving delicious tacos, genuine local meals and superior tequilas and mezcals to Londons Latin-loving crowd. Its flagship Hatch End restaurant has actually been such a success, that Chingón has actually opened its second website in the brand-new Hawley Wharf Camden development on 1st October 2021.
Chingón joins a hand-picked choice of Londons many amazing food and drink outlets to open at the extremely anticipated canalside advancement in the heart of Camden Town, bringing its signature Mexican zing to the locations infamously diverse visitors. The areas historic association with outstanding street food makes it the perfect location for Chingón to display the range and vibrancy of Mexican gastronomy, in addition to its ever-popular drinks.
The Camden Town menu will concentrate on tacos, featuring both conventional recipes and ingenious flavour combinations from Head Chef Daniel Vergas, a local of Mexico City. Utilizing the finest Mexican and British ingredients, the offering spans different local specialities including Pastor Gringa ( sliced pork, spicy achiote marinade, diced onion, pineapple, cheese in toasted flour tortilla), Birria Tacos ( Adobo marinaded beef, diced onion, coriander, cheese, toasted corn tortilla with consommé gravy), Nopales Tacos ( grilled Nopales cactus, onion, tomato, feta in corn tortilla) and Baja Fish Tacos ( masa corn-fried seabass fillet, pickled cabbage, chipotle mayo, habanero crema in corn tortilla).
But the real show-stopper is Chingóns signature Taco al Pastor, a tantalising mix of sliced up pork roasted typically on a trompo ( vertical spit), spicy Achiote marinade, diced onion, coriander, salsa and pineapple roja in a corn tortilla. Smaller plates of Guacamole and tortilla chips, and a magnificently fresh Ceviche Bowl will likewise be on offer, together with a selection of house-made salsas which can be included to any dish.
In Mexico– and for that reason at Chingón too– the beverages are simply as important as the food. House cocktails consist of crowd favourites of Picante Margaritas, Mezcal Palomas and timeless Frozen Margaritas, while genuine Mexican tequilas and mezcals will likewise be offered to contribute to the celebratory environment.
Chingón is part of the effective group, who likewise own Hotbox, Chuck Burger and Cavita (opening March 2022)