From Our Editors
El Pollo Loco in Summit on S Harlem Ave is a well-known fast food spot, featuring a family-oriented atmosphere with superb fast food and tasty chicken. It's a local favorite for guests that want delicious food.
Defined by its outdoor seating, the restaurant is a fantastic option when the Illinois weather is nice. There's no specific recommended attire, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably. Also, though the overall price may be low, you can bank on the ingredients being fresh. In fact, you should certainly be able to enjoy a good meal for $9 or $10 here, and can probably get in and out for $5 if you try.
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.
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.