This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own. Just because you’re watching what you eat doesn’t mean that you have to stop eating out. In most cases, what you’re forced to do is be creative in how you order at restaurants. But these days many restaurants are offering a “light” menu that […]
**SPONSORED** In time for Easter (and Lent), El Pollo Loco is offering shrimp dishes. For me what this means is that I can grab a meal at El Pollo Loco on Fridays, when my other options are limited. Or at least it gives me a choice from the fried seafood that normally features as my entree on Fridays….
…Shown here is the Chicken Tostada Salad, which is basically a chicken salad in a taco shell. The spotlight ingredient is the cubed chicken, which is (of course) made from their signature citrus-marinated chicken breast, on a bed of chopped romaine lettuce blend, with pinto beans, rice, shredded jack cheese, sour cream and pico de gallo salsa topped with a creamy cilantro dressing and some sour cream…
This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own. El Pollo Loco has moved into Houston… or at least it is moving into Houston, one location at a time. The Sugarland location opened in the Fall. The Copperfield location opened very recently. There are three more in the works for an opening in […]
This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own. I am in love with the Cheesecake Chimichangas from El Pollo Loco. What’s not to love? It’s cheesecake and chocolate wrapped in a deep-fried flour tortilla, and covered in powdered sugar. Can you imagine anything better? Trust me, they’re ooey gooey deep-fried goodness. It’s […]
This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own. It’s here! It’s here! I’ve been waiting for the opening of El Pollo Loco every since I attended a pre-opening event a few months ago. Until then, I’d never tasted the food or really knew anything about the restaurant. But I did taste the […]
This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own. An introduction to El Pollo Loco restaurants Last week I attended a tasting event for El Pollo Loco, held to introduce the restaurant and its food to a few Houstonians in advance of their moving into the Houston area later this year. Until I […]