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Asadero el Pollo

Calle 2, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“grilled chicken” (22 reviews)
“el pollo” (8 reviews)
“tortillas” (37 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 18:00All hours
Mexican, Fast food, Barbecue
Calle 2, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is clearly a local spot, came here twice for lunch on my vacation and had a full chicken to share with my gf for 120 pesos. This place is amazing, food is cheap and service is top. Can’t go wrong for a quick...More

1  Thank Bob M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm serious. It's borderline unacceptable that two people can eat a full meal of UNBELIEVABLY DELICIOUS grilled chicken for $6. Seriously. We took a venture here during our recent stay to PDC this week and was blown away by the food. Ready in mere minutes,...More

Thank Erin S
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I cook pretty good BBQ chicken at home over charcoal - but this was even better! Delicious, healthy and simple. Great service for a basic restaurant. Do not miss this place - you will never know how good real chicken can taste! And cheaper than...More

Thank mattgardner
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I'll never ever grill chicken again after finding this spot! Perfectly cooked, super super cheap, and really flavorful. A+

Thank DJFlight
Reviewed 24 June 2017

My favorite chicken in Playa (my wife prefers La Brocherie but never said no to Asadero). Daytime only (closes at 6 PM) and closed Sunday’s. Grilled chicken with rice, salsa, and fresh tortillas served in the open air. ½ chicken + two drinks ~100 pesos...More

Thank Dean and Linda
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This is the kind of place I just love visiting. I had found a website that listed some of the off the beaten tourist path restaurants in Playa del Carmen. Asadero el Pollo was on the list as "the" place to get chicken tacos. It...More

1  Thank MGG56
Reviewed 7 May 2017

If you are in Playa and want to eat some great barbecue chicken - go here! Closes before six so go early. Really some of the best chicken i've ever eaten. Staff very friendly and kind to us gringos too!!!! Can't beat the price. Nothing...More

1  Thank ERCUR
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This place is a gem! Its only open until 5:30 so if you want to make a pit stop after the beach or a day at Cozumel like we did this is the place to go. People are so kind and friendly. And were can...More

Thank wilson2274
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
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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