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Pollo Male

Block North Of the Church 1, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
+506 2228 0623
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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“wings” (4 reviews)
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Barbecue, South American, Costa Rican
Block North Of the Church 1, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
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11 - 20 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 19 February 2016

This is a rotisserie chicken spot in the center of Central Escazu. It's typical Costa Rican. They cook their chicken on coffee root wood and serve it with beans, tortillas, pasta salad and potatoes chips. The quality of the chicken is excellent, always juicy, and...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

This exclusive chicken restaurant serves very good Tico style rotisserie chicken with a choice of accumulated side orders.Fast service,good for the money.on a busy street.Lived in escazu since 2004.the first chicken Resturant I frequented.Smaller sized, outdoor dining.Take outs.Friendy,family owned.

Thank David S
Reviewed 14 October 2015

this is typical rancho kind of place like most of what existed years ago on a busy side street with reasonable prices not far from the post office

Thank stone e
Reviewed 3 July 2015

My family loves their chicken wings. 15 or 30 for our family, and they come with carrot and celery sticks. We like them with the hot sauce the best. The chicken (taco) salad is my personal favorite here. You can walk or drive past the...More

Thank Katrina K
Reviewed 11 May 2015

Chicken was great. Little neighbourhood restaurant, reasonably priced chicken and ribs. You can watch the chicken rotisserie in the huge wood-burning oven.

1  Thank SLS_22222
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Great place for chicken food. From chicken hamburgers to wings, they have it covered. PROs Price > 18 wings + 1 liter soda for $12 Service > Manager is always on place making sure customer are well served Menu with several local choices such as...More

1  Thank Victor C
Reviewed 7 July 2013

The food is excellent and tasty, the only thing I recommend is to serve the "Tortillas" in a little basket.

Thank Agus5558
Reviewed 5 May 2013

Unfortunately as any restaurant they are not the same as before, they are now not even giving express anymore, the portions of he sides are smaller every day...i like theyr chicken but they are not as good in everything else as they where 2, to...More

Thank fabioUSAI
Reviewed 23 March 2013

Simple, good food, fresh fire-spit cooked chicken and fixins, served quickly, no hassle. This place is open when some are not. Open air eating is great. Not fancy, just good food.

Thank Dwight42
Reviewed 21 March 2013

There are no dislikes about Pollo Male, the best, and our Favorite place to eat, everyone is very courteous, so friendly,and the Cofe root fired rotisserie Chicken is the best we've ever had

Thank jthayer219
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  • Value
Barbecue, South American, Costa Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
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  • Address: Block North Of the Church 1, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2228 0623
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