Pollo Loco Koreatown LA

El Pollo Loco: Vermont & Olympic

Address: 986 S. Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90006
Phone: (213) 380-7721     엘포요로코
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Tagline: Fresh From The Grill

El Pollo Loco is a restaurant chain specializing in citrus-marinated, flame-grilled chicken and Mexican entrees in California, Arizona, and Nevada.

This location is on the northeast corner of Vermont & Olympic, near the LAPD Olympic Station. The restaurant is open seven days a week, from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm.

There is another Pollo Loco in the Koreatown area, on Wilshire near Wilton.

2023: Sonoran-style burritos with dip
Fire-grilled chicken, Shredded Beef

Limited-Time Tostadas: Double Shredded Beef, Double Chicken

FAMILY FEAST starting at $24
A three-course meal for 4 people.
8 pcs of chicken (legs & thighs), 2 large sides, large avocado family salad, 4 churros, tortillas

Ad campaign says they’re now serving birria (“shredded beef”).
– Birria Overstuffed Quesadilla
– Birria Grilled burrito
– Birria Crunchy Tacos

* Gift Cards Available

Overstuffed Quesadillas
– Poblano Chicken, Shredded Beef Avocado, Chipotle Chicken

On the Menu, Fall 2021

Holiday Tamale Bowls, $20 Holiday Familia Dinner (legs, thighs, sides, tortillas/chips, fresh salsa), Chicken Pozole Verde, Mexican Hot Chocolate

Classic Tostada, Chicken Avocado Burrito

Menu Focus in April / May 2020

Fire-Grilled $20 Familia Dinner
– includes 10pc leg & thigh, 2 large sides, flour/corn tortillas or chips, fresh salsa

Tostada Salad, Tacos, Double Chicken Avocado Salad (under 500 calories), Chicken Avocado Burrito, $10 Meal For Two

Availability and prices are subject to change.

New in January 2020

“Sweet Tapatio” Whole-Cut Wings… Taking Wings To a Whole New Level… Made with Tapatio Hot Sauce

Garlic & Cotija Wings

Pollo Fit Bowls — Keto Friendly, Paleo Friendly, Life Friendly
Made with Organic Spinach…
1. Double Chicken & Avocado… keto certified
2. Double Chicken & Queso Fresco,,, keto certified
3. Double Chicken & Mango … paleo friendly


– 3 Tacos al Carbon
– 3 Chicken Taquitos with Guac
– Original Pollo Bowl
– Chicken Nachos
– Classic Chicken Burrito

Regular Drink, Chips, Chicken Tostada

Family Dinner: 6 Legs, 6 Thighs, Choice of Large Sides

Whole Chicken Cut to Order: 2 Legs, 2 Thighs, 2 Wings, 2 Breasts, Warm Tortillas


Valentine deal: Dinner & Dessert for Two

55 Minutes of Fire-Grilled Love

Every piece of pollo is deeply marinated, grilled low and slow, and cut to order.


All New Fire-Grilled Chicken Nachos made with Queso Blanco: Double Chicken, Shredded Chicken, Loco Chicken (chips now with sea salt)

FALL 2018

* FREE Original Pollo Bowl when you download the El Pollo Loco app and join LOCO rewards.

Double Queso Quesadilla
“When Creamy Queso Meets Jack for Cheesy Deliciousness”

Overstuffed Quesadilla: Double Queso, BBQ Bacon Avocado, or Fajita Guacamole

$20 Family Choice Dinner with choice of Bacon Avocado or Avocado Mango Salad
Includes: 8pc Chicken (Leg & Thigh), 2 Large Sides, Choice of Salad, & Warm Tortillas

$5 Craveable Combos with chips and a small drink: loco burrito, chicken tacos al carbon, handmade chicken taquitos, grilled chicken loco salad

Double Protein Avocado Bowls: Double Chicken Fresh, Double Chicken Superfood, Double Chicken Power, Double Shrimp Mango

“Signature” Avocado Tostadas: Chicken & Shrimp, Double Chicken, Avocado Mango Chicken, Avocado Bacon

Grande Value Meal: 10pc Chicken (Leg & Thigh), 2 Extra Large Sides, Tortillas



“Authentic” Platters: Chicken Quesadilla, Wet Burrito, Double Chicken Enchiladas, 2pc Chicken and Salad

$20 Dinner & Dessert: INcludes 8pc Chicken Leg & Thigh, Two Large Sides, Warm Tortillas, Dulce de Leche Chocolate Cake

Catering for any Holiday Occasion: with coupon, $109 48pc chicken meal includes 2 jumbo sides, warm tortillas, tortilla chips, fresh salsa

Beef Barbacoa: Burrito, Torta, Tacos, Stuffed Quesadilla

Chips & Guacamole

Summer 2016

5 Meals Under 500 Calories

3 Course Family Meal with Mexican Cobb Salad

Burritos, Tacos al Carbon, Double Chicken Salad Combo, Chicken Meal, Chicken Burrito, Avocado Chicken Bowl

Overstuffed Quesadillas: Chicken Avocado, Chicken Fajita Avocado, Barbecue Chicken, Chicken Guacamole

September 2017

Fire-Grilled Chicken Burritos: Farmer’s Market, Chicken Bacon Cheddar, Spicy L.A. Chicken, Double Chicken

Summer 2017

Overstuffed Quesadillas: Chicken Cheddar Bacon, Chicken Nacho, Chicken Fajita Avocado, Southwest Chicken Avocado

Summer 2015

Family Meal featuring Mexican Cobb Family Salad
Chicken Tostada
Fire-Grilled Legs & Thighs
Chicken & Shrimp Paella Bowls
Enchiladas, Tacos…

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