El Pollo Loco

$ • Mexican, Fast Food, Chicken Shop

5501 Alton Pkwy, Irvine
(949) 786-0445

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Look, it's El Pollo Loco! Don't expect miracles. This location is always fast and the workers are polite and efficient. It's not their fault that the chickens died of malnutrition. Sometimes they get my order wrong. So what? If you think working in the fast food industry is glamorous and rewarding, then you also probably think Trump is the next messiah.

Whoever the lady working tonight (7/21/2023 around 8:30pm) at the front was short tempered. I’ve been going to this location for over 15 years and my experience with everyone working there has been wonderful. It’s my favorite El Pollo branch. But that lady tonight was rude. I understand she was busy, but there’s a way to communicate that with snapping, “I’m busy!”. All I needed her to do was to let the drive-thru person know that there was someone at the window (by...read full review

Chicken, lots of chicken available, hence the name. Good food for a fair price. Family style meals are particularly good and cost efficient. Service is fast food, so check your order before leaving. If you like their sauces, be especially attentive before driving away. Their green sauce is addictive. I have been threatened by my family for not having checked for the amount of sauce asked for - don't worry - I am ok!

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Monday 9:30AM - 11PM
Tuesday 9:30AM - 11PM
Wednesday 9:30AM - 11PM
Thursday 9:30AM - 11PM
Friday 9:30AM - 11PM
Saturday 9:30AM - 11PM
Sunday 9:30AM - 11PM