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Harold's Chicken Shacks

2218 S State St, Chicago, IL 60616-2008
+1 708-868-9120
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
27 Jun 2017
“Got it to go”
17 Apr 2018
“Doesn't exist”
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2218 S State St, Chicago, IL 60616-2008
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Tried really hard to find this location. It doesn't exist. Stopped in at a nearby CTA Station and they weren't aware of a Harold's ever being at the location listed. We found an open green space by a school, with well established grass. So, no...More

Thank J-from-Marysville
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I've eaten here several times during my last two trips to Chicago. This is, IMHO, VERY good fried chicken. The pieces are of a decent size and, if you order the dinner, you get a good amount of fries. I don't order their sauce so,...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Was on the way to a concert at soldier field so dropped in on the way for quick meal. Definitely cheaper than eating there and was good chicken. They had some kind of deal with 10 wings that day for about $6. Only took maybe...More

Thank Banny9949
Reviewed 27 October 2014

I was instructed to visit Harold's Chicken Shack when I made my trip to Chicago. This was actually our first meal when we arrived there. We were pleasantly surprised. We had missed the lunch rush so there was no waiting in line. The chicken was...More

Thank just2precious
Reviewed 19 October 2012

I was expecting somewhere more fancy, as it is pretty well known and has a great rep, but is obviously known for its food and not the ambience or decor. When it comes to the food... it gets 5+ stars. You have to wait while...More

Thank Any1
Reviewed 17 July 2012

Love the MILD SAUCE - its is THE BEST. Chicken is good - they will fry it to your liking (hard, salt and pepper etc) Fries and mild sauce - gotta have it!

Thank Chicagojetsetter
Reviewed 10 July 2012

Want to go back to the Chi just for some more chicken!!! Not fancy but definitely good eats. Quick service.

Thank Enjoi_Life
Reviewed 21 April 2012

They are known to cook the chicken raw from the beginning, but I must have caught them on a bad day becuase my chicken was recooked, like KFC, or other franchises. Very dissappointed. The seafood was so sad, don't know why they even bother.

Thank fivestarlady104
Reviewed 30 January 2012

Everytime my hubby or I drive into the city this Harolds is a must!! Love the chicken and they have the best sauce. Not all Harolds are good but this is one of THE BEST!

Thank Shauny874
Reviewed 27 September 2011

good chicken and very good staff.....alawys ask for the mild sauce on the chicken

Thank William M
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  • Address: 2218 S State St, Chicago, IL 60616-2008
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > South Loop
  • Neighbourhood: South Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 708-868-9120
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