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The Original Charcoal Chicken

) #132 of 236 Restaurants in Launceston $ Fast food,
181 Brisbane st, Launceston, Tasmania TAS 7250, Australia
+61 3 6334 4244
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average24%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fast service” (2 reviews)
“greasy” (6 reviews)
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Fast food, Australian
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LOCATION
181 Brisbane st, Launceston, Tasmania TAS 7250, Australia
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Chicken was beautiful. The chips were extremely salty. Pasta was nice without being fabulous. Staff weren't real friendly and customer service upon leaving was terrible.

Thank Justin C
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Well priced, well cooked & delicious. Fast service even though very busy!!! No better place for chicken and chips in Launceston.

Thank badtaste516
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Just love this shop only went in here by mistake but yummy and the staff friendly so we are so going back

Thank Rhonda V
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Chicken is well cooked and flavorsome. The chips were great. The gravy was not nice but fortunately I had it in a tub and so didn't ruin the meal. The meal was huge. The service was quick and friendly. There is parking at the door.

Thank Nicole H
Reviewed 18 January 2016

When we couldn't get a booking at our preferred restaurant in Launceston we decided to have a takeaway from Charcoal Chicken. The standard of this meal was far below expectation. There was no roast pumpkin available so we ordered peas and they included corn which...More

Thank brisvegas1954
Reviewed 24 December 2015

The iconic Charcoal Chicken in the middle of Launceston is a busy little spot and a taste of the food shows why. Succulent tasty chicken with a lovely smoky taste and aroma with the absolute best skin ever. Generous serving of perfectly cooked and seasoned...More

Thank 405Mi16
Reviewed 17 August 2015

When hungary and need a quick meal great value for money and fill the biggest appetite while being tasty.I love the chicken and veg meal as I work away from home you need your veg.

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Yummy chicken. Nice smokey taste. Friendly service. Their gravy and chips are the best too! Fast service. Clean.

Thank K_LondonRose
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Love the taste of these charcoal fired chickens. We get one regularly to take home for dinner to add to my salad or vegetables I have made. Charcoal purports to using only free range chickens too

Thank 2Flyboys
Reviewed 29 January 2015

My wife and I bought take away on 28 January at Charcoal Chicken. We ordered a half chicken with a small (pint) of coleslaw. I was a bit surprised that they cook the chickens over a bed of charcoals – as the name suggests. This...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Cuisine
Fast food, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Takeout, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 20:00
Thursday
10:00 - 20:00
Friday
10:00 - 20:00
Saturday
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Brisbane st, Launceston, Tasmania TAS 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6334 4244
Description
Our chickens are cooked over a bed of charcoal, giving it a very genuine barbeque flavour. We also offer a wide range of salads to go with it. Oh did I mentioned that our chips and gravy are the best in town? Also if you want something quick, easy and tasty, why not try some of our burger meals that are great value for money! Eat in or take out. Quick and reliable service with a smile! :)
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