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74 Totally Fine

The place for expertly seasoned Peruvian-style rotisserie chicken.

1746 First Ave., New York, NY, 10128



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The lowdown

The excellent Peruvian rotisserie birds at this branch of the Queens-based chicken chainlet are marinated for 12 hours in a mixture of cumin, garlic, Peruvian beer, and a few other key ingredients the owners prefer to keep a trade secret. Ponder these mystery spices over a glass of sangria and a “matador combo,” a whole chicken with a tableful of sides.

Rob Patronite and Robin Raisfeld

What you need to know

Recommended DishesMatador combo, $36.

DrinksBeer & Wine Only