We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Pollo Lucas

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Benito Juarez Blvd, Puerto Penasco, Mexico
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

210 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 206: English reviews
Level Contributor
47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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.

Helpful?
Thank 440chaseg
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

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.

Helpful?
Thank goofer_12
Phoenix, Arizona
Level Contributor
12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

Helpful?
Thank ARTweedy
Mt. Vernon Or
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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!

Helpful?
Thank Edougharity
Michigan
Level Contributor
132 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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!

Helpful?
Thank GraceM100
Arizona
Level Contributor
32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 

Helpful?
Thank Christina N
san diego, United States
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

Helpful?
Thank Richard G
Phoenix, AZ
Level Contributor
26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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.

Helpful?
Thank Tivoguy
Flagstaff, Arizona
Level Contributor
666 reviews
407 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

I have been going to this place on each trip to Rocky Point but was worried what I would miss out on being on a paleo/ketosis diet this trip. One bright and shining moment on the trip was another dinner at Pollo Lucas. Yes, I had to skip the wonderful tortillas, but I was able to eat wonderful pollo asado... More 

Helpful?
Thank Brandon K
Puerto Penasco, Mexico
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

It's all about the chicken and it's darn good. Great sides and the location outside under a huge palapa is festive and fun. Next time we're passing we're going to get it to-go and have a feast at home. Highly recommended.

Helpful?
Thank Tenerfus

Travellers who viewed Pollo Lucas also viewed

 
Puerto Penasco, Sonora
Puerto Penasco, Sonora
 
Puerto Penasco, Sonora
Puerto Penasco, Sonora
 

Been to Pollo Lucas? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

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

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Pollo Lucas and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Arizona
9 months ago
Carefree, Arizona
23 days ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Pollo Lucas staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?