El Pollo Loco

The first El Pollo Loco restaurant in Baton Rouge is set to open in October. It is located at 10335 Airline Highway, near Bluebonnet/Coursey boulevards. El Pollo Loco — Spanish for “the crazy chicken” — has 478 locations in Arizona, California, Nevada, Texas and Utah. The chain sells a variety of Mexican-inspired dishes featuring grilled chicken, such as tacos, burritos and salads. About 50 people will work at the restaurant.

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