El Pollo Loco lately launched a sequence of $5 “Craveable Combos” – every with a fundamental menu merchandise plus a aspect of chips and a mushy drink. There are 4 such combos proper now:
- Hen Taquitos
- Tacos al Carbon
- Grilled Hen Loco Salad
- Loco Burrito
Above and beneath are pics of the burrito model.
The Loco Burrito comes with hen, pinto beans, shredded cabbage, cheese, creamy cilantro and pico de gallo salsa. As you’ll be able to see above, it makes a pleasant heat gooey burrito that’s pleasing to eat. Like a lot of the quick meals at El Pollo Loco, this burrito is fairly un-Mexican. If you wish to spice it up you’ll must do it your self by tapping the salsa bar. However that’s wonderful, you’ll be doing it anyway on your free aspect of chips.
Nutritionally, you’re solely taking in 630 energy, however 33g of complete fats and 11g of saturated fats. Ldl cholesterol rings in at 115mg and there’s a whopping 1540mg of sodium. That’s lots for a smallish burrito and you can’t blame all of it on the chips, because the portion is fairly small there too.
Nonetheless, this can be a good possibility for budget-conscious quick foodies who wish to seize one thing that seems like a whole meal and who don’t need sticky fingers from the same old El Pollo Loco base hen menu.