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El Pollo Loco

5796 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117-2347
+1 805-681-7188
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
23 Mar 2016
“Party catering - great deal”
18 Mar 2016
“Love this place!”
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9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Mexican, Spanish
5796 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117-2347
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Reviewed March 23, 2016

Thanks to El Pollo Loco, I got enough delicious food for something like 20 people for about $150. Along with the chicken I got their veggie enchiladas (for those who eat dairy but not meat) and rice and beans (in case we had any surprise...More

Thank Robin_from_Kent
Reviewed March 18, 2016

El Pollo Loco is a great place to go if you are on a budget, yet looking for good quality fast food! I've never had a bad experience at this location and I go quite often!

Thank PAM I
Reviewed October 23, 2015

Great bowls! I recommend the chicken bowl. I always load up on the various salsas, cilantro, onions, etc. that they have and LOVE that they offer fresh serranos and other chili peppers, too.

Thank April D
Reviewed March 31, 2015

All the employees acted real BRAND NEW. cause most of them were. Or Spanish speaking. Food was ok. Service needed work though

Thank Jeremy R
Reviewed September 16, 2014

I really like the chicken at this El Pollo Loco. I eat here often. I usually get whatever chicken meal deal they have or some coupon offer they have. I think the prices are a bit high (about $20.00 for a whole cooked chicken with...More

Thank Marc L
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5796 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117-2347
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
  • Phone Number: +1 805-681-7188
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