El Pollo Loco Partners with Grubhub to Increase At-Home Access to Food

Company Offers Free Delivery to Communities It Serves Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco, Inc. (“El Pollo Loco” or “Company”) (Nasdaq: LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain, teams up with Grubhub to provide the communities it serves…
El Pollo Loco Takes Immediate Action in Response to COVID-19

Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco, Inc. (“El Pollo Loco” or “Company) (Nasdaq: LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain, has announced changes that the company is putting into effect to encourage social distancing in an effort to…
El Pollo Loco to Donate a Taco for Every Taco Sold on National Taco Day

Company Commits to Providing More Than 59,000 Tacos to Local Food Shelters Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco, Inc. (“El Pollo Loco” or “Company”) (Nasdaq: LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain, today announced a company-wide Buy One, Feed…
El Pollo Loco Fires Up $5 Combos Menu with New Offerings

More Fire-Grilled. More Fresh Sliced. And More Made-from-Scratch with New Fire-Grilled Combos for Just $5. Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco, Inc. (“El Pollo Loco” or “Company”) (Nasdaq: LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain, unveiled new Fire-Grilled Combos…
El Pollo Loco Names Hector A. Muñoz Chief Marketing Officer

Appointment Furthers El Pollo Loco’s Commitment to Strengthening its Leadership Team Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco, Inc. (“El Pollo Loco” or “Company”) (Nasdaq: LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain, today announced the appointment of industry veteran…
El Pollo Loco Unwraps a Holiday Tradition with New Handmade Chicken Tamales

The Seasonal Tamale Offerings Rooted in Mexican Holiday Tradition are Available for a Limited Time Only Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco (“El Pollo Loco” or “Company”) (Nasdaq:LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, has launched new Handmade Chicken…
El Pollo Loco Announces New Development Incentives

Development incentive program aims to drive growth and accelerate expansion in select new markets Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco (Nasdaq: LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, today announced a new development incentive program to drive accelerated growth…
El Pollo Loco Pays Homage to Authentic Los Angeles Roots with New Creative Campaign

“Road to Authenticity” campaign elevates iconic brand story celebrating influence of hometown Los Angeles Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco (Nasdaq:LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, announced the launch of its new “Road to Authenticity” creative campaign. The…
El Pollo Loco Names John Dawson Chief Development Officer

Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco (Nasdaq:LOCO), the nation’s leading fire grilled chicken chain, today announced the appointment of John Dawson to the position of Chief Development Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Dawson possesses more than 25 years of development and…
Start the New Year Right With El Pollo Loco’s New Under 500 Calorie Items

Company Announces Five Flavorful Options Each Less Than 500 Calories Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco  (Nasdaq:LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, has announced the launch of five menu items with less than 500 calories each. The limited…
El Pollo Loco Announces Flavorful Twist on Flagship Tostadas

Four New Handcrafted Tostadas Available for a Limited Time Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco (Nasdaq:LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, has announced a new twist on its classic handcrafted tostadas. The delicious tostadas start with El Pollo…
Restaurant Chain Growth Report 08/18/15

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Wilmington, DE-based IRON HILL BREWERY & RESTAURANT (founded 1996) has increased by 1…
El Pollo Loco Offers New Entrees Featuring Both Fire-Grilled Chicken and Baja Shrimp

Five Delicious New Dishes Available for a Limited Time Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco (Nasdaq:LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, today announced the launch of five new entrees featuring their signature citrus-marinated, fire-grilled chicken and perfectly marinated…
El Pollo Loco Introduces New Pollo Bowls

New $5 Pollo Bowl Combos Available for a Limited Time Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco (Nasdaq:LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, announced the launch of their new line of $5 Pollo Bowl Combos. The four new Pollo…
El Pollo Loco Continues Texas Expansion into Dallas Market

Company and New Franchisee Plan to Open 20-30 Restaurants by 2019 Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco (Nasdaq:LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, today announced significant expansion plans to enter the Dallas market. Building on the success of…
Carne Asada Back by Popular Demand at El Pollo Loco

Fire-Grilled Chicken Chain Offering Five New Limited Time Only Menu Items Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco (Nasdaq:LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, today announced the launch of new menu items featuring authentic fire-grilled Carne Asada. The new…
El Pollo Loco Introduces New Baja Shrimp

Fire-Grilled Chicken Chain Celebrates New Seasonal Offering With Baja Shrimp Across Menu Favorites Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco (Nasdaq: LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, today announced the addition of Baja Shrimp as a seasonal menu option…
El Pollo Loco Names Mark A. Belanger, CFE, as Vice President, Franchise

Industry Veteran to Oversee Franchise Sales, Relations and Expansion for Fire-Grilled Chicken Chain Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco (NASDAQ: LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, today announced the appointment of Mark A. Belanger, CFE, as Vice President,…
El Pollo Loco Brings Healthy Dining Mexican Food to Texas

Expanding restaurant’s popular Pollo Bowl® one of many menu choices featured on HealthyDiningFinder.com San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  California-based El Pollo Loco, the nations’ leading fire-grilled restaurant chain, is expanding in the Houston area, bringing fresh and nutritious Healthy Dining Mexican…
Restaurant Chain Growth Report 10/22/13

Growing Concepts Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Miamisburg, OH-based RON’S PIZZA (founded 1964) has increased by 1 unit, from 6 to 7 (17% growth).  The restaurants are mostly quick serve, open for…
Kay Bogeajis Named El Pollo Loco Chief Operating Officer

Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco announced today that restaurant industry veteran Kay Bogeajis has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer.  Bogeajis comes to the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain with more than 30 years of operations…
El Pollo Loco Names Larry Roberts Chief Financial Officer

Costa Mesa, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  El Pollo Loco announced today that restaurant industry veteran Larry Roberts has joined the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain as Chief Financial Officer. Roberts assumes his new role with nearly 30 years of leadership experience…

Chick-fil-A tops of the list of favorite chicken chains, according to a national study from Market Force, a worldwide leader in customer intelligence solutions. Chick-fil-A was voted America’s No. 1 chicken chain in a restaurant industry survey of more than…

In the battle of the burritos, Chipotle takes the prize, according to a national study from Market Force, a worldwide leader in customer intelligence solutions. Chipotle was voted America’s favorite fast-casual Mexican chain in a restaurant industry survey of more…