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Pollo Lucas

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Benito Juarez Blvd, Puerto Penasco, Mexico
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Rocklin, California
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing! We stumbled onto this place driving by & then read the reviews after eating there once & getting food to go once during our week in Puerto Peñasco. This place is a Home Run! Whole chicken with rice, beans, veggies, salsa, tortillas & 4 sodas $ 15. Went back two days later & got it to go without sodas... More 

Thank pastormholliday
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98 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last week, we went. They said it would take 20 minutes to grill more pollo. We didn't have time to wait. We left and returned today and ordered to go. We ordered a whole chicken. The order came with homemade tortillas, salsa, cabbage, and red onions. We normally do not finish a whole chicken. But we finished the entire chicken.... More 

1 Thank Liz S
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47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Place is awesome. Stopped on our arrival into town and spent $40. Tortillas, bean, rice galore. Enough to feed and army and oh how good.

Thank 440chaseg
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Simple and delicious. A real bargain. Only problem was that I fed half my dinner to the stray dogs that gather in and out of the open air dining area.

Thank goofer_12
Phoenix, Arizona
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

By far the best chicken in Sonora! Watching the cooks make your meal fresh before your eyes is awesome and the laid bake atmosphere of the restaurant is amazing. A must go for the next time you go to Rocky Point.

Thank ARTweedy
Mt. Vernon Or
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

My husband and I ate there twice on our vacation,Shared half chicken,rice,beans,and fresh tortillas for under$8. Great food and service! They don't serve beer,but let you bring your own, We would recommend to anyone best meal at Rocky Point!

1 Thank Edougharity
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140 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

A highlight of our visits to Rocky Point is getting a meal at Pollo Lucas. The chicken is moist and very flavorful. The beans are spicy and tasty. And the tortillas and sides are high quality. Whether we eat in the rustic palapa, or take home, the experience is consistently good!

1 Thank GraceM100
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Great chicken at fantastic prices. You can watch the chicken being cleavered and grilled. Eat in or take out. Parking is plentiful and you might even get your car washed while you're eating. This is also a fun place for people watching! And bird watching as well, as sparrows hop all around the table tops once people leave. Chicken and... More 

Thank Christina N
san diego, United States
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

The chicken and beans and rice were good but that was all that they had. We asked for guacamole but they did not carry it. Good chicken but that was it. Modestly priced.

Thank Richard G
Phoenix, AZ
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for grilled chicken look no further than Pollo Lucas! Note they don't serve alcohol but you can bring your own beer in if you like.

Thank Tivoguy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benito Juarez Blvd, Puerto Penasco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Sonora  >  Puerto Penasco

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?