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The 10 Best Fried Chickens in Seattle

Updated: November 23, 2020

Finding the best Fried Chicken spots has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the best Fried Chicken spots, we examined the best review and restaurants sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Find everything you need to know about the best Fried Chicken restaurants below.

Fat’s Fried Chicken & Waffles

American · $11 avg fried chicken
Seattle, Garfield
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

The Wandering Goose

$13 avg main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0


American · $12 avg main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5


American · $20 avg main dish
Seattle, Ravenna
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0


American · New American · $22 avg fried chicken
Seattle, Junction
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Sisters And Brothers

Seattle, Georgetown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Toulouse Petit Kitchen & Lounge

American · French · $25 avg main dish
Seattle, Uptown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Sunset Fried Chicken Sandwiches

Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 3.8
Yelp: 5.0

Skillet Capitol Hill

American · New American · $16 avg main dish
Seattle, Central
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Ezell’s Famous Chicken

Seattle, Minor
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate these results?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Seattle. We analyzed 1116 lists and articles from top sources like Do 206, SeattleMet and CultureTrip, 4854 Seattle restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 1095134 reviews – all with some Feastfox magic to make sense of the madness. These top contenders have appeared in Do 206 - The Best Fried Chicken In Seattle, SeattleMet - Get a Taste of the South at These 13 Seattle Restaurants and CultureTrip - The Best Restaurants for Southern Cooking in Seattle. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips for Fried Chicken

  • Champagne with your fried chicken

    When considering how to best enjoy your fried chicken, we would highlight how well a glass of Champagne complements the dish as it acts as a palate cleanser for the fatty dish.

  • The perfect match for your fried chicken

    Experts suggest pairing a fried chicken with a glass of Pale Ale, a popular beer.

  • Pair fried chicken with Tempranillo

    To elevate your fried chickenexperience, we recommend some Tempranillo to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this red wine cuts the fat with its tannins.

Interesting facts

  • Craving some McDonald's Chicken McNugget?

    Naddar "FreakEating" Reda broke the world record by eating the most McDonald's Chicken McNugget in one place. The new record - that has not been beaten since - is 170 nuggets.

  • The World Chicken Festival

    London, United Kingdom is the proud home of the annual World Chicken Festival, held every September, celebrating everything that is good about Fried Chicken.

  • Celebrating your love for fried chicken

    Want to indulge in some amazing fried chicken? Join the celebration of United States’s National Fried Chicken Day held every July 6.

Parking tips

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