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El Pollo de Oro

esq. Morelos / 20 de noviembre, Colonia Centro, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
+52 624 143 0310
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  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“roasted chicken” (31 reviews)
“ribs” (111 reviews)
“pollo” (32 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
esq. Morelos / 20 de noviembre, Colonia Centro, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Traditional Mexican favorites without the frills. Local clientele. Superb rotisserie chicken, surprisingly good ribs, authentic mole.

Thank rttravel1967
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just off the tourist area in Cabo by a few blocks, you can find this great unassuming inexpensive Mexican restaurant. Their specialty is roast chicken. My husband and I each had the ribs and chicken combo. The servings were a quarter chicken, rice, beans, delicious...More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 20 April 2018

We found this place on our last trip to Cabo and we go back every time. The roasted chickens are the specialty and for 80 pesos for a 1/2 chicken with two sides you can’t go wrong. This place is a favourite with locals who...More

Thank ianbensted
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

I always eat at this restaurant every time I visit Cabo. It’s a restaurant where a lot of locals frequent along with tourist. The food is extremely reasonable and tasty. While Cabo San Lucas offer a variety of places to eat, Pollo De Oro is...More

Thank Appollonia A
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Simply delectable. We went back several times. My teens devoured it. Chicken and ribs are so economically priced. GO!

Thank rmdodd2018
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Best chicken and ribs combo I’ve ever had. Prices are great and the service is quick and friendly. Worth the two block walk from the mall parking

Thank Englishbob_58
Reviewed 27 March 2018

This was a fun stop for Mexican homestyle cooking. I enjoyed tacos but the rest of our gang had chicken galore and raved. Lots of fun!

Thank ColoradoKristen
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking for a good authentic restaurant, this is the place. Pollo de Oro was filled with locals and the occasional tourist. We had the Tortilla soup, half of a chicken and half order of ribs. Dinner was very good and inexpensive ($25) which...More

Thank markp55
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Authentic and full of locals but accepting of tourists looking for a great meal. Exceptional value, exceptional food, and great service. We finished our dinner, packed up what we couldn’t finish, and ordered an additional full chicken to take back to our hotel. Our chicken...More

Thank Ted D
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We went about 1:00 in the afternoon and it was sparsely populated. We ordered the chicken and ribs and it came very quickly. The food was delicious. By the time we were finished, I looked up and the place was packed. Almost all locals. Would...More

Thank Steve C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: esq. Morelos / 20 de noviembre, Colonia Centro, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  Cabo San Lucas
  • Phone Number: +52 624 143 0310
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