We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Pollo Loco

2820 Lenwood Rd, Barstow, CA 92311-9589
+1 760-253-5222
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
5 Jul 2017
“Friendly Service”
18 Feb 2017
“Reliable drive thru :-)”
Closed Now
All hours
Mexican, Fast food, Spanish
2820 Lenwood Rd, Barstow, CA 92311-9589
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (33)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Employees were friendly and upbeat (even in the heat) and efficient. The chicken was broiled just right and the mac & cheese was very tasty.

Thank jrskk
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This is one our favorite stops going through Barstow, the women like becuase close to outlet stores. So we were disappointed when our chicken was over Salted.

Thank Matusla
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Had the 10 piece legs and thighs with coleslaw and mash potatoes. Chicken overcooked, totally dry! Condiments had to wait to be refilled. A/C is way too cold! Not sure if I will ever come back here again!

Thank ssarek
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We drive to SD every other weekend and on this occasion we decided to eat El Pollo Loco. We ordered through the drive-thru and the gentleman taking our order was nice enough, the food was made quickly and we left to eat in the parking...More

Thank chsnhvn
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Cannot beat El Pollo Loco chicken and salads and sides when you want a quick drive thru meal. Just make sure that they hear your order clearly and verify that you have what you ordered in the bag (couple of mistakes here & there over...More

Thank frequentflyerhome
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I frequently travel to Utah. On the way we always stop in Barstow at the Outlet Center. There are numerous food options. When we are hungry we always stop at here at the El Pollo Loco. The food is fresh and tasty....More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Hi gang, Well I opted for pizza or El Pollo Loco. I've eaten at other EPL's and had good food. Unfortunately this one didn't equal them. I had the two piece leg and thigh w/ corn and cole slaw. The chicken was over-cooked and shriveled...More

Thank Nothreeputts
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Place keeps busy but help there is so so, food was just ok for a Pollo Loco, no biggie, but store is looking worn from the parking lot to the inside....time for a remodel

Thank UtahDaytripper
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Our family doesn't enjoy the fried chicken places around this area. For a large family they can be kinda on the higher side of cheap dinner on the go. We love it because the sides are all fresh, the chicken is grilled to perfection and...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Very tasty sides and the rotisserie chicken is definately a healthier choice for fast food. Say goodbye to hamburgers, hello El Pollo Loco!!

Thank AJnLJBeasley
Nearby Restaurants
In-N-Out Burger
320 reviews
.12 km away
Oggi's Sports/Brewhouse/Pizza
74 reviews
.20 km away
Chili's Grill & Bar
251 reviews
.13 km away
Del Taco
47 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby Attractions
Outlets at Barstow
317 reviews
.38 km away
California Welcome Center
26 reviews
.38 km away
Mojave River Valley Museum
15 reviews
6.93 km away
Desert Discovery Center
11 reviews
7.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from El Pollo Loco staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2820 Lenwood Rd, Barstow, CA 92311-9589
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Barstow
  • Phone Number: +1 760-253-5222
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing