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190 Lawrence St, Lawrence, MA 01841-2521
+1 978-975-8013
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing, authentic carribean food. Highly recommend the Chicharron, Rotisserie Chicken, and Carne De cerdo frita. If they have habichuelas con dulce, get the large container! You will not regret it if you do, but will be sad if you get the small- because it is THAT good. Atmosphere is typical for Lawrence. It's busy, lively, and chaotic. Expect a line... More 

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Thank Ashley E
Boston, Massachusetts
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227 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The menu on the wall at Pollo Tipico is in Spanish and how I wish they had one in English for me to peruse. Since I couldn't read the menu I ordered the basics, chicken and rice and beans. The hospitable gentleman taking my order had to ask someone who spoke English to help me. Other customers kindly jumped in... More 

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Thank mamacooking
Nashua, New Hampshire
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82 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This place has only 6 parking spots but there is nearby metered street parking. This place is packed with people getting take out service and the front area 8 tables and much more in the back. Prices are posted with everything in Spanish. The staff moves quickly and food comes fast. Table service is sit yourself. They also serve beer... More 

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Thank kbelle71
New England
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72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

The racks of chicken on the rotisserie! Omg! I recommend anything! My personal favorite are: tostones, chicken & rice/beans!

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Thank mindprofessional
North Andover, Massachusetts
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231 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Been back a few times since our first visit. Food is constantly tasty and I notice a bit more salt infused than I generally eat - I was more thirsty than after Chinese food. Goat stew was a great lunch leftover treat today. And both of their pork entree, crispy and something shredded were mouth watering. I love the vibe... More 

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Thank Tony P
North Andover, Massachusetts
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231 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Drove up to Lawrence tonite for some authentic Spanish food. Kathy had a grilled chick n with fried plantain dish and I had Goat Stew and boiled jacca. Both were delicious. That and two beers for under 25. Loud music in the bar kept the place in the groove, best if you speak Spanish Friendly service

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Thank Tony P
Dracut, Massachusetts
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

THIS IS BY FAR THE ABSOLUTE BEST place to get spanish food in the area *Pros -TONS of food to choose from -Always fresh (as they sell so much; the food is always being replenished) -The portions are always huge -They accept credit & debit payments *Cons -Parking sucks (small awkward availability) free or street parking (metered) -Always long lines... More 

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Thank Crystal W
Lawrence, Massachusetts
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138 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Their food is Delicious, and the price is right. Never have been disappointed with their food. The Business is small, and often crowded but the staff does their best to take care of everyone promptly. It's best to take the food home to enjoy it, that way you don't have to feed the parking meter, or wait for a table... More 

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Thank Yvonne S
Lawrence, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

Been going here for a few yrs now love the home cooked meals and friendly atmosphere! ! Prices are reasonably drinks as well beer,wine,ect

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Thank shamikhah m
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Reviewed 20 March 2015 via mobile

Great food, good prices. If you want to eaylt good Hispanic food, this is the spot.☺ they have a range in food selection. I definitely recommend it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Lawrence St, Lawrence, MA 01841-2521
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: +1 978-975-8013

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