El Pollo Loco Chicken (Copycat Recipe)

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by katie in the UP

One thing (there are many) that I miss in California...was the El Pollo Loco Chicken places!! I found this recipe on a copy cat site! I serve this with warm tortillas and salsa!!

Top Review by lyss8

Info from someone who works at EPL, one of their "secret" ingredients is pineapple juice. Hope this helps.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. For marinade, mix all ingredients, except chicken, together.
  2. Add chicken and marinate for 4-24 hours.
  3. Remove chicken from marinade; discard marinade.
  4. Cook chicken on a hot grill for about 10 minutes on each side.
  5. Serve with tortillas and salsa.
  6. Time does not include marinating.

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