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All 97 Westbury Restaurants

Pollos El Paisa

989 Old Country Rd, Westbury, NY 11590-5619
516-338-5858
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Ranked #19 of 97 Restaurants in Westbury
Hours:
Sun - Thu 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Colombian
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English first
Massapequa, New York
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166 reviews 166 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We have driven past Pollo El Paisa a hundred times and every time its packed. This time we figured we would give it a try - now we understand why it's crowded. The food is very good, portions large and prices are right. My wife had the rotis chicken - moist / fell off the bone - delicious. I had... More 

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East Meadow, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Everything is great. I have eaten there multiple times and each time the food is fantastic. Their rotisserie chicken is the best, the meat falls off the bone. My husband loves their seafood casserole. Portions are large.

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hekesq
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45 reviews 45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Had to wait 45 minutes to sit in this tiny former diner. There were 4 of us but for some reason they only put down two glasses of water. Even after we asked for two more, had to ask twice. The sangria was tasteless. The skirt steak was tough and unevenly cooked (rare on the ends, well done in the... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This is a small but well-run place on Old Country Road near the Wantagh. It is friendly, clean, and the owners and their daughters are often around to meet&greet customers. The food is top-notch, with VERY generous portions, fresh ingredients, and lots of good choices. I had the grilled steak bandeja platter, which is HUGE and under $!5. It comes... More 

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New York City, New York
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48 reviews 48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Delicious Columbian cooking. Gone back here several times.This very small diner type restaurant is always busting at the seams. You can see people waiting on the main street to get in where a wait can be 1 1/2. The shrimp in creamy garlic sauce is the bomb. The mixed seafood in lobster sauce is overwhelming. The baked Red Snapper is... More 

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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166 reviews 166 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

My friends took me to apollos El Paisa for dinner with there family. We had to wait 45-minutes to get a seat, another 30-minutes for our meals. The food is really good but be aware that you may have to wait to be seated and then wait for your food.

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Westbury, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

We have enjoying this plain eatery in Westbury. It is a local gem. The chicken is well cooked and the portions are good. Everything from sides to salads has been good. The atmosphere and patrons are friendly. The tables are simple and a bit cramped if you wear a large you must navigate carefully. The fare is consistent, kid friendly,... More 

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Minneapolis
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Pollos El PaIsa was recommended by a colleague who lives nearby. Very welcoming and friendly; fairly extensive menu in English and Spanish. BIG portions and tasty, fresh food. Locals and families.

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Queens, New York, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

went there yesterday, ordered shrimp with creamy garlic sauce, skirt steak with onion, paella and small pitcher of sangria!!! All 3 entrees were delicious, loved the Skirt steak with onion, not dry and perfectly cooked. Thumbs up.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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97 reviews 97 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Five from the family had two dishes and was sufficient for moderate eaters. Very good Colombian food - well cooked and sumptuous. We ate there in and they have take outs.

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Additional Information about Pollos El Paisa

Address: 989 Old Country Rd, Westbury, NY 11590-5619
Phone Number: 516-338-5858
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Westbury
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Colombian

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