What Time Does El Pollo Loco Close & Open?

El Pollo Loco restaurants open and close under long hours from Monday to Sunday. Please be aware that El Pollo Loco hours may slightly differ in some locations. However, most locations open and close under the operating hours we are about to discuss below.

What Time Does El Pollo Loco Close & Open on Weekdays?

Most El Pollo Loco restaurants open at 10 a.m. and close at 10 p.m., Monday through Friday. Always remember that these hours and schedules may slightly vary from one restaurant location to another. And as a result of this, you might come across some of its locations that operate under hours that are not exactly the same with what we have discussed above.


Is El Pollo Loco Open on Saturday and Sunday?

El Pollo Loco restaurants are open on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Keep in mind that weekend hours of operation may also slightly vary by location. Also, certain national holidays may lead to the adjustment of Saturday and Sunday hours.


El Pollo Loco Hours

DaysOpening and Closing Time
Monday10 AM – 10 PM
Tuesday10 AM – 10 PM
Wednesday10 AM – 10 PM
Thursday10 AM – 10 PM
Friday10 AM – 10 PM
Saturday10 AM – 10 PM
Sunday10 AM – 10 PM

El Pollo Loco Holiday Hours

El Pollo Loco will be closed on Christmas Day. However, it will open and close under normal hours on the rest of the holidays you will find in the table below. Please note that holiday hours and schedules may also slightly vary by location.

WednesdayJan 1New Year’s DayRegular Hours
MondayJan 18Martin Luther King DayRegular Hours
MondayFeb 15Presidents’ DayRegular Hours
FridayApril 2Good FridayRegular Hours
SundayApril 4EasterRegular Hours
MondayMay 31Memorial DayRegular Hours
SundayJul 4Independence DayRegular Hours
SaturdayMay 1Labor DayRegular Hours
MondayOct 11Columbus DayRegular Hours
ThursdayNov 11Veterans DayRegular Hours
WednesdayNov 24Day Before ThanksgivingRegular Hours
ThursdayNov 25ThanksgivingRegular Hours
FridayNov 26Black FridayRegular Hours
FridayDec 24Christmas EveRegular Hours
SaturdayDec 25Christmas DayClosed
SundayDec 26Day After ChristmasRegular Hours
FridayDec 31New Year’s EveRegular Hours