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El Pollo Loco

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3444 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA 92110-4914
+1 619-523-9904
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good56%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
1 week ago
“Some Ca Razy Chicken”
Jul 15, 2016
“Never disapointed with el pollo”
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
3444 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA 92110-4914
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good somewhat healthy alternative to the fried chicken places. Tasty food. The prices are a bit higher than other fast food places but not by much. Taco Bell is down the street if your on a smaller budget. All in all this place has good...More

Thank David M
Reviewed July 15, 2016

When in California we love to stop at el pollo loco. The food is great here the service Is decent but the parking lot is small and on a busy street so be careful . If you need a quick meal and like chicken this...More

Thank Sandi Z
Reviewed April 20, 2016

Great for eat in or take out. We ordered for 30 people for an occasion. And we go there when we don' feel like cooking. Satisfying and tasty

Thank virginia495
Reviewed March 7, 2016 via mobile

How can you rate this over 1 star!!! Horrendous. Possible one of the worst fast food chains in the nation, this and Del Taco are a disgrace. You are in San Diego and close enough to the border, get some decent Mexican in town!

Thank cstruyk
Reviewed January 6, 2016

Before grocery stores were imitating El Pollo Loco, this chain started serving grilled chicken very successfully! Grilled 1/2 chicken, tortillas and salsa on the side-simple and satisfying!

Thank Susan C
Reviewed October 2, 2015

There are good (chicken) options here. The food was served quickly and was tasty. A nice place to grab a quick bite.

Thank Vao_Fefe
Reviewed April 23, 2015

They serve real beans, not refried. The chicken is slow cooked to perfection, but they serve it quickly. They recently started serving seasonal avocado dishes that I would call taco salads. But they have another name for them. The are delicious and very affordable.

Thank paolipam
Reviewed April 22, 2015

The place needs urgently a major re-vamp, the place is not clean, bathroom (Mens) is dirty,staff has no interest in the needs of the customers, and don't care on making your experience pleasant. The food is barely OK . The Salsa Bar is not well...More

Thank Ruben2445
Reviewed September 30, 2014

El Pollo Loco is a local chain with specially marinated chicken pieces grilled to perfection. It is a great place to grab a tasty, quick lunch or dinner. They have added non-chicken choices to their menu which means the whole family can enjoy eating there.

Thank Wayne G
Reviewed June 12, 2013

I only had the Pork Carnitas Tacos, which were OK but nothing special. I actually found the portion size to be a bit small and expensive for that size. Given what I paid, I would have expected a much larger Taco like I got at...More

Thank VetTraveler56
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  • Address: 3444 Midway Dr, San Diego, CA 92110-4914
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-523-9904