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Pollo Campero Opens New Maryland Restaurant

Authentic Latin Chicken Restaurant Chain Focuses Expansion Plans on Washington, D.C. Metro Area

Pollo Campero Opens New Maryland Restaurant

(DALLAS, Texas) December 7, 2016 – Pollo Campero, the world’s largest Latin chicken restaurant brand, today announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Maryland. The restaurant, located at 6401 America Boulevard, Suite 190 in Hyattsville, is the 12th Pollo Campero in the Washington, D.C. metro area and the first of five expected to open in the area within the next few months.

“The Washington, D.C. metro area is a key part of our goal to nearly double the number of Pollo Campero restaurants in the next three years,” said Tim Pulido, President and CEO of Pollo Campero International. “Opening the new Hyattsville restaurant is another big step forward in that plan and we couldn’t be more excited.”

The new Hyattsville location will showcase Pollo Campero’s authentic Latin menu, which features its world-famous Latin fried and Citrus Peruvian grilled chicken, along with an array of Latin favorites, including handmade chicken empanadas, plantains and yuca fries, as well as fresh Latin drinks, such as horchata and jamaica.

“Since Pollo Campero first opened its doors back in 1971, it has remained committed to staying true to its Latin heritage,” said Pulido. “We believe this commitment shines through in each and every bite and will be what helps us continue to grow both now and in the future.”

The Hyattsville restaurant is open for service from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Sunday.



Pollo Campero, considered the home of Authentic Latin Chicken, is the largest Latin chicken restaurant brand in the world. It first opened its doors as a tiny, family-owned restaurant in Guatemala in 1971 with the goal of treating family and friends to its prized chicken recipe passed down from generation to generation. Today, as Pollo Campero marks its 45th anniversary, its focus on quality, and its mission to stay true to its Latin roots remain the same. Pollo Campero is committed to serving unique Latin recipes prepared by hand daily using high-quality and all-natural ingredients. At the heart of that commitment: the promise to use fresh, never frozen, hormone-free chicken paired with traditional Latin sides, drinks and desserts in a vibrant atmosphere. There are more than 350 Pollo Campero restaurants around the world and Campero is still growing. For franchise information, or to learn more about Pollo Campero, visit Follow the flavor on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @CamperoUSA.