El Pollo Loco at a glance

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3.7
530 reviews
Work/Life Balance 3.6
Culture 3.5
Job Security/Advancement 3.3
Management 3.3
Compensation/Benefits 3.0

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75%
233 ratings

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Quick-paced69%
Stressful41%
Competitive24%
Balanced23%
Cut-throat12%

About El Pollo Loco

At El Pollo Loco, pronounced “L Po-yo Lo-co” and Spanish for “The Crazy Chicken,” we go to crazy lengths for our signature citrus-marinated, fire-grilled chicken. First, we marinate fresh, whole chickens in a special recipe of herbs, spices, fruit juices and garlic. The whole chickens are then fire-grilled, hand-cut, and served with our chicken meals, – more... 

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