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Pollo Male

Block North Of the Church 1, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
+506 2228 0623
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
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“wings” (4 reviews)
“tortillas” (2 reviews)
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Barbecue, South American, Costa Rican
Block North Of the Church 1, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Don't get confused by the place decorations... it's not a typical food restaurant nor a Mexican restaurant (despide of how the place was decorated). Roasted chicken is ok in terms of size and flavor however it's quite expensive if you compare it with similar places...More

Thank Eduardo V
Reviewed 4 March 2017

After hanging out in highly tourist locations in San Jose we were looking for something more 'Costa Rican'. This place was it. Our meals were divine, and so reasonably priced. I knew when it was full of locals that we were in luck. The guys...More

Thank janunder
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Chicken slow cooked over open wood oven. Fresh salads, sides , and starters......tacitos with avacado cream...yum.

1  Thank Tracey W
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Hands down, the best roasted chicken place in Escazu. Lots of other options to choose from. Good parking, good service, clean.

1  Thank Gandoka
Reviewed 27 April 2016

If you are in Escazu and looking for roasted chicken, wings, or traditional Arroz con Pollo this place may be the one for you. Not pricey, the food is fresh and tasty. Perfect for lunch or brunch on sunday. The place is very simple, wooden...More

1  Thank EdwinER
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I live very close to this place, in fact I pass in front several times per week. After seen it many times, I always wanted to give it a try. Not worth it. I was expecting a juicy chicken with nice sides and I was...More

Thank gparavi
Reviewed 28 March 2016

If you like roasted chicken, this is the place. Nice atmosphere in the heart of San Rafael, walking distance to the park. Meals include all the fixing to make a delicious meal.

Thank Theesein
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Always a treat at home with 4 different dips. The wings are hot, crisp and tasty... Usually a once a month affair, we love their wings... try them..

Thank islandjerr
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 1 December 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
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Barbecue, South American, Costa Rican
Lunch, Dinner
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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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