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Champy's World Famous Fried Chicken

1120 Baxter St, Athens, GA 30606-3710
+1 706-850-3092
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“fried chicken” (24 reviews)
“tamales” (5 reviews)
“cole slaw” (5 reviews)
10:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
1120 Baxter St, Athens, GA 30606-3710
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After church we decided to drive to Athens to do a little shopping and have a late lunch. This place popped up on T.A. and we checked it out. Awesome fried chicken made fresh when you place your order. Cole slaw and great baked beans...More

Thank backhoe409
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Perfect place to unwind with friends and enjoy some of the best fried chicken ever!! Try the fried pickles & sangria too...so good:)

Thank DMarieSavannah
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My husband grew up outside of Chattanooga and went to Champy's all the time ~ being his favorite place. Since living in Georgia he hadn't been able to go. Much to my surprise I found this one in Athens and surprised him, bringing him on...More

Thank CJChildress
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the best fried chicken ever and what a pleasure to meet Josh and Amy!! Good people..great food!

Thank Jason A
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The food is cooked to order. The fried chicken was very well seasoned and fried. I tried the baked beans, they were ok. But I came for the chicken 🤷🏽‍♀️🙌🏾 and I will be back!

Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I always get the fried catfish filets. Always been good. Friends have had salads. No complaints!! Neat place!

1  Thank Misty P
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Nice American Pub environment. TV's ever present, with many things to see on the walls. I ordered the Frogs' Legs and was quite pleased with the quantity and quality - they were succulent - moist and meaty. My friend had the Fried Chicken which was...More

1  Thank Wegmanner
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

My brother, who lives in Athens, told me Champy's is a MUST visit, so we went! Their menu offers a range of options, but their "world famous fried chicken" was some of the best fried chicken I've ever had! My family reported that the catfish,...More

1  Thank Monica V
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

In town for a student conference and picked up food for the gang. Really cool atmosphere, super friendly staff. Chicken was a bit salty, but crunch and texture was perfection.

Thank N R
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped here the day after Christmas. The place was not crowded at all. Service was excellent. The fried chicken was good, slightly above average. They gave us samples of chicken soup that was very good. BUT, I ordered tamales for an appetizer and they were...More

1  Thank Bryant864
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 Baxter St, Athens, GA 30606-3710
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-850-3092
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