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The Chicken Place

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2418 University Blvd., Wheaton, MD 20902
+1 301-946-1212
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
Jun 28, 2015
“Poor food quality and service”
Jun 14, 2014
“A Pleasant Surprise”
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Peruvian, South American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2418 University Blvd., Wheaton, MD 20902
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Reviewed June 28, 2015

Their tamal was dry and had artificial coloring, their chicken was overcooked, the waitress did not informed us of a missing dish until we asked for it, and said we are out of it, the purple drink "chicha morada" tasted as powdered drink. i visited...More

Thank Piragua
Reviewed June 14, 2014

We went here on a Saturday night. We had the Lomo Saltado and the Aji de Gallina. Both were excellent. The area has a substantial Hispanic population so there are all kinds of Latin American cuisines available everywhere. Most are quite modest and local, but...More

Thank WashingtonWanderer
Reviewed May 7, 2013

This place has fantastic Peruvian food. The chicken is very tasty and you can have it with rice, potatoes or yucca. The Ceviche is out of this world. The service is excellent and the restaurant itself is very charming. I look forward to my return...More

Thank cpgins
Reviewed October 31, 2011

We have been going to this restaurant for the last 7 years. The generic sounding name of Chicken Place belies authentic Peruvian food, featuring their deliciously spiced roasted chicken. You can order a quarter or half a roasted chicken or a variety of other chicken...More

2  Thank Lindalu99
Reviewed July 10, 2011

This place is pretty good I think Is a hidden gem . The only problem here i would say is the parking , other than that good food and affordable . The Ceviche is the best and the Lomo Saltado is so good ( steak...More

1  Thank Jay_Miranda
Reviewed February 20, 2011

Service is slow and then they come back with a cold piece of chicken! I told her that the chicken was cold and she went back and microwaved the chicken. Like seriously??? So now I have microwave tasting chicken, they couldn't spare another chicken breast?...More

2  Thank justawfulchicken
Reviewed November 26, 2010

I went the other day to the Chicken Place and the food was amazing, and also, the service was very nice. I met one of the waiters there, I think his name was Martin. He served me and gave me the descriptions of each plate...More

1  Thank Dove8704
Reviewed December 31, 2007

I've been going to the Chicken Place for several years. Recently I began working in the area and have taken several of my coworkwers there. They love it as much as I. My favorite plates are the tamalitos verdes and the ceviche mixto and the...More

1  Thank ChiquiRockville
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2418 University Blvd., Wheaton, MD 20902
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Wheaton
  • Phone Number: +1 301-946-1212
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