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 Tweak by M2nov35

or, You can use a 1/2 chicken, or cut up chicken. ie thighs, and legs. for this recipe.

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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