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“Manager did not know what MSG was 😔”
Review of El Pollo Rico

El Pollo Rico
Ranked #69 of 154 Restaurants in Goleta
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed 11 March 2015

I have always liked the chicken the flavors is pretty good unfortunately I went today with a very good friend of mine to eat at the one of 79 in round rock I walked in and asked to speak with the manager when she approached me I asked her if any of the food container MSG and she looked at me with a very confused face and said what is MSG ? She said she had no idea what that was I asked her if I could see the nutrition facts and she said we don't have then I was so surprised and sad at the same time my friend is allergic to MSG so that is why I was asking unfortunately we had because they had no idea they had no interest in finding out for us.

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Thank Lverodiaz
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Reviewed 23 September 2014

Excellent food, cheap prices. Usually at prices less than you can make it for at home. It's a bit of a dive, but it's a homey dive with the best food.

Thank Mark Y
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Reviewed 6 August 2014

Tasty food and great value. Not a sit down fancy place but great authentic Mexican cuisine. Food quickly served and great if in a hurry and need to run.

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Thank brogers24
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Reviewed 8 July 2014

I was referred to this restaurant by a friend. It is half Laundromat and half restaurant. I had a veggie fajita burrito one time, and combo burrito second time. Staff never smiled, said thank you or anything. I think they don't like gringos in the restaurant. In addition, there were some older blue-collar Latino guys that were staring at me, making jokes and whistling. I speak Spanish and would have been happy to chat, but I have never experienced such rudeness even in hole-in-the-wall restaurants in Mexico.

Thank Peter F
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Reviewed 10 June 2012

Great authentic food, grilled to perfection. Outside dining, walking distance from Hampton Inn. Just a little local restaurant with great atmosphere!

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Thank walkmor
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