Chilli Bean


Cafes International Bistro

If flavourful Mexican food, vibrant décor and a great atmosphere is what you are looking for Chilli Bean Mexican Cantina restaurant in Port Elizabeth is where you should be! In a great situation on the popular Stanley Street restaurant hub in Richmond Hill, Chilli Bean caters for all guests who love good food and great flavour. They pride themselves on keeping the menu as authentic as possible but taking into account the South African pallet.

The colourful and stunning décor of Chilli Bean restaurant immediately sets the Mexican theme and guests have a choice of enjoying their meal outside on a nice balmy evening or inside at tables with individually decorated chairs!

Whether you prefer ‘hot and spicy’ or ‘tasty and milder’ Chilli Bean will ensure your meal is just what you ordered.

All the authentic Mexican dishes are made to order with fresh and spicy ingredients and two black boards display the various specials which change regularly – a few of their regular specials being their mouth watering Mai Tai (or yellow tail depending on availability) fish and Chimichangas (basically a tortilla stuffed with spring onions, garlic, rice, corn, peas and a filling of your choice, closed up, covered in cheese and placed under the grill. This is served with cream cheese, salsa and guacamole! Just delicious!!)

Other very popular items on the menu include nachos, spicy chicken wings, Tacos, Enchiladas, Fajitas, deep fried Chilli Poppers and Tocino Poppers (Jalapeno stuffed with cream cheese, wrapped in bacon and grilled then served with homemade chips and pepperdews!)

The specialities at Chilli Bean Cantina restaurant are their Grande Mexican Beef Burger served with spicy homemade potato chips and their Cajun spiced line fish with chilli butter on red onion and vine ripened tomato salsa.

Gather together a great group of friends – order a variety of meals and taste a bit of everything – you will find it difficult to choose a favourite! There are some great vegetarian options.

Chilli bean is the perfect place to meet friends, unwind, and enjoy a great evening with good food and a wide choice of cocktails, tequilas and wine. Wine is served by the bottle or the glass and on Tuesday there is an array of specials:

Tequila Tuesdays

Jose Cuervo only R10

Black Label only R10

Margaritas only R15

All cocktail jugs 1.3 litres R100

Chicken Fajita – R50!

Look at the Cocktail Menu to see the great varieties!


Chilli Bean Cantina is a great venue for a private party or function and for more information contact owner Roger using the details provided and he will happily discuss the options that are available to ensure a great evening.


1 Stanley Street, Richmond Hill, Richmond-Hill-Port-Elizabeth

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