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Asadero el Pollo

Calle 2, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“el pollo” (9 reviews)
“grilled chicken” (22 reviews)
“tortillas” (41 reviews)
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10:00 am - 6:00 pmAll hours
Mexican, Fast food, Barbecue
Calle 2, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow! I will be dreaming about this chicken after returning home - such great flavor and so cheap!! We ended up eating here twice during our 6-day trip to PDC. A whole chicken - which will come with rice, corn tortillas, two types of salsas,...More

Thank Saki92
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say that has not already been said? Go. Get the chicken. 1/2 of a hot, juicy, delicious chicken for 60 pesos, served with rice, Pickled onions, tortillas and absolutely great salsa. It was more than enough food for my husband and I...More

Thank Lynne D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here on our way back to condo from day trip. Quick service, cheap chicken. You get tacos and all the trimmings included with your purchase. Great cheap lunch spot.

Thank Vanessa P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just ate here today for lunch. The caja (The guy at the till) will ask you if you are eating in or doing take out. We ate in so we sat at our table and the waiter came and took our order. Pretty simple,...More

Thank sunseeker1970
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my comments are basically the same as almost all of the others they provide an incredibly tasty roasted chicken dinner for 60 Pesos (1/2 chicken) to 110 Pesos (whole chicken) - this includes tortilla shells, rice, and salsa style sides this place is a must...More

Thank Bruce280
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Asadero el Pollo is amazing. Prices are very reasonable, at 110 pesos for a whole chicken plus sides. With a fairly minimalistic menu consisting of BBQ chicken, rice, tortillas and some condiments - they’ve managed to master the art of barbecuing chicken over charcoal. The...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Ok, this is easy and simple. The best chicken I had in at least 12 years. Too bad we discovered this place on our last day but if we are ever back, man, this is the place. It is very simple and local hot spot...More

Thank michaelfaitl
Reviewed 27 November 2017

As a bargain hunter, I saw the glowing reviews and had to see for myself. I am a believer, I can assure you it's all true: For 60 pesos you get enough chicken, rice, tortillas, salsa to feed 3 people. I asked for my order...More

Thank vegasbuffet
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I came back to Asadero el Pollo on calle 2 & calle 20 , in downtown Playa del Carmen , AGAIN . Because the food is soooooo Delicious . They serve you for example a 1/2 BarBQ Chicken and it come with...More

1  Thank deanweanie
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. It’s off the touristy and over priced fifth ave. Pesos only. They serve one thing, chicken. And that chicken is amazing. This place is extremely affordable. You can get a whole chicken, rice, tortillas, onions, and salsa. All for 110 pesos....More

1  Thank bsb7140
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 2, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
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