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Pollo Tropical

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17804 Ben Hill Griffin Pkwy, Fort Myers, FL 33913-7631
+1 866-769-7696
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I came here on vacation and was curious to try what looked like a local chain. Especially in the absence of other caribbean and latin food in the area. Sadly my bf came down with a severe stomach ache after eating this. I hadn't gotten to mine yet so while I was sad to see him cramping I was grateful... More 

Thank Justine K
Fort Myers, Florida
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116 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

I had a coupon for a lunch for only 4.99 and that included a drink. Well, the coupon did not disappoint! I got the chicken with black beans, saffron rice with vegetables and on top I went with chopped tomatoes, onion and green pepper. The food was fresh, tasty, and a refreshing change from prefab and fried stuff. The chicken... More 

Thank 430debbie
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

First time, food was ok, soda machine tasted like cleaner, no fried food or sides of any type per employee.Mac n cha was very good

Thank mattmi82
Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I give this place high marks. It only serves Chicken and Pork with a little bit of a Caribbean flair. Modestly priced. Chicken was very tasty. Great place for a quick meal. 5 of us ate there for lunch. Everyone was very complementary of their meal from Kababs to the Chicken to Wraps. They have a great variety of sauces... More 

Thank richarda49307
Fort Myers, Florida
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

The food is always great here but I really wish the staff was a bit more professional. We went by once thru the drive thru and a handful of them were standing right by the window eating and joking around. They were much too worried about when they were getting off rather than the customers. And our order wasn't even... More 

Thank Amanda G
Bradenton, Florida
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214 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016

It is lent so we decided to go to Polo Tropical for a simple meal. They had advertised a shrimp and rice meal. We ordered it and it was excellent. We also ordered a side of the sweet plantains. They are terrific. Good value for the money spent. The restaurant was clean and the service was good.

Thank Rick M
Marco Island
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212 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

I have been to several pollo tropical locations and this is one of the better ones. The service was friendly and courteous. The food was prepared well and plentiful. Highly recommend it for an alternative the greasy spoon joints.

Thank MarcoMan1
Finger Lakes, New York
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133 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Stopped with friends for lunch, liked the way the chicken is prepared. Very good, tasty, quick and reasonable prices. Selection of sides is varied and ones we tried were very good.

Thank johnbH5543DC
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

My favorite on the go place for a quick but healthier choice than nearly all other fast food places. My personal favorite is the Tropi-Chop with choice of meats (chicken, pork, maybe another?), choice of rice (brown, yellow, white), choice of toppings (corn, black beans, chopped tomatoes, and/or peppers and onions. There is a huge choice of sauces from which... More 

Thank Carol S
New Hope, Pennsylvania
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260 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Back again for good food and fair prices. We both ordered the half chicken and rice with tomatoes. While you order fast food style, you get your drinks and sit down anywhere you want. Inside or outside. When your order is ready, they deliver it to your table. It is served fresh and hot. When finished, you leave your plates... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Fast food, Latin
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17804 Ben Hill Griffin Pkwy, Fort Myers, FL 33913-7631
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 866-769-7696

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