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2403 Babcock Rd, San Antonio, TX 78229-4895
+1 210-615-7200
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We had the Chicken quesadilla wraps and full chicken order on this visit . They came with sides of black beans and rice but we were surprised at how small the actual quesadilla wrap was . It looked like something you would get on a value meal menu for your kids . Not impressed at all . The whole chicken... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

We were out yesterday afternoon and thought we would stop at El Pollo Loco at Culebra and Tezel rd. Boy what a mistake. The food was not cheap and was horrible. The chicken was dried out and not worth eating. The dogs got a meal. We will not go back.

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Thank Texascouple9290
SAN ANTONIO
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2015

I have always enjoyed El Pollo Loco due to their grilled rather than fried chicken. The side dishes complement the grilled chicken.

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Thank ALAN S
San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 345 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

We ordered 3 things and all 3 things had to be remade because it was messed up. The cashier had no idea what items had certain ingredients in it when I asked (I can not have cheese products). When the order finally did get straight, I do have to say that the food was actually pretty good. Surprisingly, very good.... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2015

We were in the medical center area and decided to try this place which we had a coupon for. This was our first visit. It was busier than we expected and even though there was no line when we arrived, it took longer than expected to be acknowledged and put in our order. It also took long to get the... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2014

Food not great but service was extremly sub par. The women behind the counter could careless abt the service and the food

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2014

I have been in the hospitality industry for over 20 years as a Chef and in operations. We just moved to Texas and love the food when we get a chance to go out. Tonight we decided to visit your establishment and dine in. First, the cashier was rude and not just to use but with every guest he took... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2013

Who would have thought that "The crazy chicken" would also be the crazy, juicy, delicious chicken ? I have been eating here for many years and tried lots of different dishes and have yet to be disappointed. There new invention, the quesadilla's are delicious and overflowing with meat. Definitely great prices for the whole family.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2403 Babcock Rd, San Antonio, TX 78229-4895
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-615-7200

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