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Lucy's Fried Chicken

#183 of 3,094 Restaurants in Austin}
$$ - $$$American,
2218 College Ave, Austin, TX 78704-5206
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried chicken” (111 reviews)
“pie” (21 reviews)
“collard greens” (16 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
2218 College Ave, Austin, TX 78704-5206
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I checked out this place for some fried chicken. We ordered the chicken fingers and they were cooked very well. For me, they were a little under seasoned but some hot sauce fixed that. The fries were good and the okra fine....More

Thank Dawg_Travelers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow just wow !! I heard somewhere that Lucy’s Fried Chicken was the best fried chicken in Texas . You know what ? They were right . My 2 friends & I piled into a car & drove all the way from San Antonio to...More

Thank lalalala41
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I was actually quite disappointed. I like all white meat and my daughter likes all dark meat so we each ordered the 4 piece figuring we could just trade a great and wing for a thigh and leg....easier said than done when the breast and...More

Thank Traveler3939
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Solid fried chicken with all the fixin's available. You got your black-eyed peas, collards, mac & cheese, but for me it's all about dessert. Peach cobbler anyone?

Thank Marvin John T
Reviewed 21 August 2017

A friend recommended Lucy's so we went and boy was the fried chicken good. The slaw was spicy but delicious. Friendly staff.

Thank Ynadal
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We had take-out and the chicken was dry as were the potatoes (with no gravy in the bag). I have heard good things about this restaurant, but was very disappointed.

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My Son and I wanted to try something different since we hardly have time to go out for lunch together because of his schedule. We decided on Lucy's F/C. It turned out to be pretty good.

Thank Edgard B
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Got here kinda late in the evening and it was a slow one for them. We got a bucket of chicken and sides and I ordered a appetizer of chicken livers. I got the chicken livers and they were really good and I had good...More

Thank coagula
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We ordered a bucket of chicken, french fries, mashed potatoes, and gravy for a party of 3. That is a massive amount of food. Everything was very good. We enjoyed it so much we ordered takeout two nights later. Ordering online was very easy allowing...More

Thank mrolleig
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Went there with a friend for dinner. We got the basket of fried chicken, their chicken sausage entree, and another basket of the cold fried chicken to go. The fried chicken was top notch. The cold friend chicken is unique and really tasty! the sausage...More

Thank Asher S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2218 College Ave, Austin, TX 78704-5206
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: 512-297-2423
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