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El Pechugon Rosticerias

30th Avenue and 50th Street, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“potatoes” (21 reviews)
“rice” (18 reviews)
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30th Avenue and 50th Street, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

We found this place about 3 years ago. Have eaten at others but this one is by far the best. Juicy, meaty chicken with all the trimmings. Don’t forget the potatoes!

Thank Clarinda S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a dinner. I was told to come here by a friend and now I know why. The chicken is so tender and beautifully cooked keeping all the juices in. Staff are lovely and there are different packages of chicken available. Wheelchair friendly. Kid friendly....More

Thank UrbanDrifter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been meaning to stop here for a number of years and finally did this year. It's probably some of the very best chicken we've ever eaten. It's juicy, tender and has excellent flavor! We purchased two whole chickens for six of us and had...More

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I spend 3 weeks in Playa every year. One of the things that we look forward to and eat multiple times every year is the chicken and potatoes and El Pechugon. We stay on the north end of town so we go...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 8 October 2017

A great roasted chicken for only US$10.00 that includes a whole chicken, potatoes, rice, corn tortillas, salsa, beans and a 2 lts drink. The chicken is marinated in achiote paste, giving the chicken that great flavor.

Thank Sergio I
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We came across this hidden spot as we were walking on the way back shuttle at Walmart from the beach. We paid $10 and got a whole roasted chicken, potatoes, a side of pasta salad and a 2 litter soda. What a pleasant bargain and...More

1  Thank MissQ495
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The chicken was hands down the best I have ever tasted but I was disappointed after reading all of the reviews about the food that they didn't bother to give me the potatoes or salsa that were clearly indicated in my pack. Make sure you...More

Thank Leah S
Reviewed 7 July 2017

If chicken places were rated this would be number one. We eat lunch there every year at least 2 or 3 times. The chicken is amazing. You have different choices of meals. I get the 1/4 chicken with the breast and wing. It is served...More

1  Thank Ray W
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Amazingly simple broasted chicken--the potatoes are cooked underneath and are dripping with the chicken flavor. We rented a house in playacar and rode our bikes up twice for dinner. Super yummy

Thank 572peggyb
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

The roast potatoes were so wonderful we went back to get them to add to our breakfast at our condo. The chicken is very tasty and great rotisserie chicken and always fresh. A quick fast dinner and a few seats next to where you order...More

Thank 721Boston
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  • Address: 30th Avenue and 50th Street, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
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