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.

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

PRICE RANGE
$30 - $30
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
View all details
meals, features, about
Reviews (57)
Filter reviews
57 results
Traveler rating
22
23
4
5
3
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveler rating
22
23
4
5
3
See what travelers are saying:
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed November 18, 2019

None of the usual owners were anywhere in the restaurant so I fear it's been sold. Our usually fabulous food was mediocre to awful this time. My husband's carne criolla was tasty but well done and very chewy. My chicken enchiladas tasted like they'd been...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed July 1, 2019 via mobile

I walked into this place after a long time expecting that the quality of food would be the same as before. But to my surprise, both the quality of food and service had deteriorated a lot. I ordered a quarter chicken with Spanish rice and...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We arrived during Happy Hour. The half price drinks and appetizers are a fabulous deal. Margaritas are excellent. Food is good and authentic. Service is attentive. Atmosphere is quirky and fun. Dining room is small, but cozy. Full bar. Great little gem of a restaurant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed August 31, 2018

The food is very good but the customer service is terrible. I ordered take out Shrimp and Chicken Taco Salad with extra shrimp and chicken which I paid for. When I got home I found three shrimp cut-in-half and plenty of chicken. Now if three...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Consistently great Mexican and Latin American food. Great Happy Hour food, drinks, and prices. Empanadas are wonderful.

Date of visit: June 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed April 11, 2018

Today we visited the Pollo Mex Chicken and Mexican Grill located in the Colesville Shopping Center at the NE corner of New Hampshire and Randolph Road for the first time. We were impressed by the charm of the place, with warm terra cotta colored walls,...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed April 9, 2018

I love this place. The food is superb and very quality. I really like the steak taco salad. I highly recommend it.

Date of visit: April 2018
Helpful?1  
Reviewed April 2, 2018

This restaurant is nicely decorated with a pleasant outdoor seating area. When you walk in, it smells amazing. This is because they have incredibly delicious rotisserie chicken. Almost everything we're tried there has been terrific. The only drawback is that they are a bit overpriced....More

Date of visit: September 2017
Helpful?
Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

Have had another nice meal at pollo-mex which is a nice neighborhood Mexican restaurant that is often busy. We tend to get carryout which is always good. The bacon wrapped shrimp is delightful albeit a little expensive and the dry burrito with steak was delicious.

Date of visit: February 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

Ingredients are fresh. Food is carefully prepared with the right balance of spices. Excellent dishes with great service.

Date of visit: February 2018
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Hilton Garden Inn Silver Spring North
1,090 reviews
2.51 miles away
Courtyard Silver Spring North/White Oak
204 reviews
2.54 miles away
Residence Inn by Marriott Silver Spring
195 reviews
3.19 miles away
Comfort Inn College Park North
69 reviews
4.08 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Greek Village Restaurant
39 reviews
.04 miles away
Quench! Craft Beer & Wine
19 reviews
.13 miles away
Noodle King
21 reviews
.90 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
National Capital Trolley Museum
41 reviews
1.88 miles away
Brookside Gardens
290 reviews
2.27 miles away
The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring
654 reviews
3.94 miles away
Brookside Nature Center
59 reviews
2.02 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Pollo-Mex staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing