20 Ways to Enjoy Fried Chicken
Fried chicken never fails to satiate our cravings for something meaty, crispy, and delicious and a perfectly-prepped bird is the ultimate culinary experience. We are rounding up some of our favorite fried chicken dishes at Lettuce Entertain You restaurants from the perfect fried chicken tenders, to a mind-blowing bite of a fried chicken sandwich!
Fried Chicken in Unexpected Places:
Believe it or not, some of our seafood-focused restaurants offer up mouth-watering fried chicken entrees, like Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab. Therefore, Joe’s bird is some of the crispiest chicken you’ll ever have, lovingly coated in seasoned flour and secret cracker meal blend.
The Fried Chicken & King Crab Combination meal is Quality Crab & Oyster Bah’s play on surf and turf! Perfectly-brined chicken is fried to a golden crisp and paired with two whole Alaskan King Crab Legs.
Try Three Dots and Dash’s Thai Chicken in a panko crust tossed in a Thai sauce and served with jasmine rice. Pair it with one of their signature tiki cocktails and you’ve got yourself the perfect night.
Prefer to enjoy fried chicken right on your couch? Get it delivered from Seaside’s! Seaside’s Miller’s Farm Fried Chicken is served by the half or whole bird and uses a perfectly balanced brine that results in the juiciest, most flavorful chicken. Enjoy it a la carte or in the signature Rib & Fried Chicken Combo or Burger & Fried Chicken Combo. Chef Donny Farrell is known for his housemade hot sauce, Four Letter Hot Sauce, which adds the perfect amount of heat to Seaside’s fried chicken.
B Square Pizza in Wheeling offers Crispy Chicken Wings made with all natural chicken and a secret blend of spices from Chef Brownell and Chef Bonner. Order up these crispy wings naked or tossed in sauces like BBQ, Buffalo, Honey-siracha served with housemade pickles and buttermilk ranch dressing on the side.
Fried Chicken for Breakfast:
It’s the perfect combination of salty and sweet! Summer House – North Bethesda dishes out Chicken & Waffles for brunch served with a poblano-honey butter.
Bub City – River North is dishing out a Southern-style brunch every weekend and the Fried Chicken and Waffles are a must order.
Fried Chicken Specials:
At L. Woods, the Buttermilk Fried Chicken special on Sundays is straight up delicious. It comes with a biscuit, mashed potatoes and housemade coleslaw. Enjoy the Fried Chicken special for dine-in, carryout or delivery on Sunday evenings.
Another excellent option for a fried chicken dinner is Wildfire’s Monday Night Special. Available at Wildfire locations in Chicago, Glenview, Oak Brook, Schaumburg, Lincolnshire, Eden Prairie and Tysons (available Monday and Tuesday in Tysons), this generous serving of Southern Fried Chicken with coleslaw, redskin mashed potatoes, mushroom gravy, a homemade biscuit, and grade “A” honey is therefore the perfect remedy for easing into the work week.
M Burger is certainly a great spot if you’re looking for some “tender” love and affection. Hand-breaded and fried to perfection, the Crispy Chicken Strips come with your choice of ranch, tangy mayo, M Burger’s house sauce, BBQ sauce, or Buffalo sauce.
Try the Piri-Piri Fried Chicken Thighs – pollo frito con suero de leche y salsa piri-piri from Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! It’s the perfect portion, amount of spice and bite of food.
Sushi-san’s Togarashi Chicken Nuggets are prepared with sansho pepper and ichimi and served with lime kosho aioli.
The Fried Chicken Mantou Bun at Ramen-san is stuffed with meaty fried chicken, shredded cabbage and Japanese mustard.
The Perfect Fried Chicken Sandwich:
This tangy, spicy and crispy Buffalo-Style Chicken Sandwich from R.J. Grunts is what dreams are made of! Try this sandwich for lunch or dinner.
Summer House in Chicago and North Bethesda are both dishing out the crispiest chicken sandwich in town. Topped with lettuce, mayo and pickles, this sandwich can be enjoyed on the restaurants’ patio or for carryout and delivery.
Bub City’s Fried Chicken Sandwich is served with chips and slaw and is available in Original, Buffalo or Nashville Hot so take your pick!
Ema is serving up a Fried Chicken Sandwich with a Mediterranean twist. Served on challah bread with beet tzatziki, Israeli pickles and arugula, its available for weekend brunch and weekday lunch.
M Burger’s classic chicken sandwich is available original or spicy – topped with buffalo, blue cheese mayo, pickles.
If you find yourself in Las Vegas, be sure to stop by Stripburger & Chicken for the juiciest bite on the Strip. The Fried Chicken Sandwich is served with homemade hot sauce and creamy blue cheese, and requires two hands! Stripburger & Chicken is first come, first served.