From Our Editors
El Pollo Loco in El Monte is a fast food restaurant that features fantastic fast food and tasty chicken. It's a culinary destination for visitors looking for outstanding food.
There's no specific recommended attire, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably.
There really is something for everyone, with gluten-free options, as well as low-fat and vegetarian items on the robust menu. Plus, if you're on the lookout for the perfect spot for family or friends, it's been reviewed as a solid option for large groups and kids. In addition to its quick service (take-out is available), the restaurant also offers delivery, and can even cater an event for you.
One of the better quick-service franchises in the area, El Pollo Loco is the only cure when you're crazy for chicken. Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby.