If you are into chicken, El Polla Inka is your answer to roasting bliss. One of several Peruvian chicken palaces in the southern California area, this one is located in a mini mall next to a grocery store in bohemian Hermosa Beach. The petite locale is chalk full of rotisserie spinning chickens and all the good smells that accompany it. Little booths in earth tones surround the Peruvian artifact laden eating area. The best value is the rotisserie chicken buffet at a fixed price.
Offering a Peruvian fare, this is a family eatery. Expect the average entrée to cost from $8 to $12.
Atmosphere: The place has a traditional décor. The interior is accented by wood tones, and the lighting is moderate. The restaurant is small, and is friendly and relaxed and patroned by all kinds of people. Table talk is no problem - noise level here is moderate.
More Reasons to Go: There`s pop music in the background while you eat. And, for your viewing pleasure, there`s a television available.
Eating & Drinking: Open for lunch and dinner.Both beer and wine are served, and you`ll find that there is an adequate wine selection.
Details to Note: Reservations are not necessary. Carryout is available. Catering for various events can be arranged (call for details & quotes). Smoking is not permitted. Children are welcome. Free parking is available for customers.
Ways to Pay: Cash, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Diners Club and Discover
Tips on Finding: In the Ralph`s shopping center just north of Aviation Boulevard.
Hours of Operation: M-Th: 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Fri: 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Sat: noon-9:30 p.m. Sun: noon-9 p.m.