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El Pollo Loco

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2281 Sunrise Blvd, Gold River, CA 95670-4341
+1 916-638-2133
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
Feb 28, 2018
“best el pollo”
Dec 21, 2017
“Something for everyone”
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Mexican, Spanish
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2281 Sunrise Blvd, Gold River, CA 95670-4341
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Reviewed February 28, 2018

this is the best el pollo loco in the area. it looks like a fast food place but it actually is a very good mexican restaurant with excellent food and an interesting menu. when i was there i had avocado/shrimp tacos which were delicious. nice...More

Thank William F
Reviewed December 21, 2017

If you've never tried an El Pollo Loco a treat awaits you! All the activity in the open kitchen area, with somewhere between 50 to 100 chickens on the grill, will bring smiles. It's always hard to choose because it's all sooo darned good! Two...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed February 10, 2017

This is the best EL Pollo is have ever been at. (out of about five). i think it the employees - they do such a great job.

Thank William F
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

El Pollo Loco is one of my favorite places to eat healthy. The chicken is flame grilled and their salads are great. The staff is fast and friendly. The chicken avocado tostadas are excellent.

Thank Markin916
Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

This has been a long time coming. I drive by this place nearly everyday. We used to go there almost every time we got off the mountains. It was quick and good. Except for the staff. We used a coupon we got in the mail,...More

Thank LouieCK
Reviewed April 21, 2015

If you want an alternative to fried foods this is the place to go. their chicken is marinated in sauce before it is grilled. This makes it a tastier and healthier alternative to deep-fried chicken. The side dishes are good as well. It is conveniently...More

Thank Explorer953
Reviewed March 5, 2015

We stopped here for a lunch and tried a small salad and a couple of pieces of chicken. The chicken was very dry and super well done but the salad was delicious and they had lots of avocado and other fixings. Will definitely do lunch...More

Thank johnwP9095WU
Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

We needed to eat fast and they were freeway close. Great service for our picky choices. I only eat a-b or c, and no frowns just gave us what we wanted. Nice and clean too!

Thank Rhonda B
Reviewed July 5, 2013

I miss this place so much since I moved out of CA. Every time I go to CA I have to eat it at least 1 time. I am glad to say that it is as good as ever. Something about a juicy piece of...More

Thank familytrip36
Reviewed June 5, 2013

We were staying in Rancho Cordova over Memorial Day and were happy to see an El Pollo Loco nearby. There aren't any in our neck of the woods and we missed their yummy chicken when we had one in our old neighborhood. We used the...More

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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2281 Sunrise Blvd, Gold River, CA 95670-4341
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gold River
  • Phone Number: +1 916-638-2133
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