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El Pollo Grill

7836 Broadway, Lemon Grove, CA 91945-1801
+1 619-697-7153
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“el pollo” (3 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
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LOCATION
7836 Broadway, Lemon Grove, CA 91945-1801
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Great food. Fast service. Consistently better than Pollo Loco for twenty-eight years in Lemon Grove,CA

Thank stanb47
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Awesome, as always! We order by phone and pick up to take home. Have been getting dinners from the Grill for over 20 years.

Thank stanb47
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We always enjoy eating here or getting their take-out. Their rice and beans are freshly made and not canned, etc. Chicken is always tasty and juicey.

Thank sonora95
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We get the family chicken meal that comes with rice, beans, salad, tortillas and salsa. The chicken is cooked over a flame grill and is wonderful. They do offer other Mexican food items also but we love the chicken. There homemade guacamole is really good...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Best grill Chicken in town with their Spanish rice straight off the grill🖒🐔If you are in the mood for Spanish food this is the place to go, you will not be disappointed😍

Thank Naneki S
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Based on reviews on TripAdvisor and Yelp, we decided to try this restaurant as it was near where we were staying during our trip to San Diego. It's a little hole-in-the-wall restaurant, but we've found that these places tend to have the best food. We...More

Thank Bodhi88
Reviewed 20 December 2016

They have a variety of Mexican food, but the grilled chicken is the specialty. I was disappointed this time because I ordered the Spinach and Walnut salad, which comes with grilled chicken, feta cheese and cranberries. There was virtually no spinach. It was mostly romaine....More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Had lunch here a few times. The food is very good and fresh made to order. They have their signature fire grilled chicken and they also have all the other typically Mexican plates. You must try their pollo asado. I had the torta and it...More

Thank Aztlan
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Grilled chicken, tasty sides, good prices, healthy and dine-in or take out available as well as catering. Free parking and friendly staff. Nothing fancy but truly worth every penny!

Thank Patty S
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I have been coming to El Pollo Grill ever since they operated out of a very small hole in the wall place further down the street. Their charbroiled chicken is super delicious, cooked to perfection and very tasty right down to the bone. On Tuesdays,...More

Thank antjanae
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7836 Broadway, Lemon Grove, CA 91945-1801
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lemon Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 619-697-7153
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