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UNCLE Lou's Fried Chicken

3633 Millbranch Rd, Memphis, TN 38116-4817
+1 901-332-2367
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“corn nuggets” (25 reviews)
“biscuits” (89 reviews)
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3633 Millbranch Rd, Memphis, TN 38116-4817
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1 - 10 of 342 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I will be kind in saying that this restaurant is on the other side of the tracks. BUT the food was very good overall. Had the mixed chicken, not all of it had the sweet spicy love sauce which kinda reminded me of a hot...More

Thank Cory C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Last year while in Memphis we ate here for the first time and fell in love... so naturally it was our first stop when we arrived in Memphis this year. Nothing has changed. The dipped sweet spicy love chicken is just addicting. The staff is...More

Thank momofzzs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The chicken was perfect. Freshly cooked, moist and tender, nice crunch on the skin, and the sauce was very, very special; unique. The contrast between the sweet and tangy sauce and the salty, savory chicken is great. The rest of the experience was average but...More

Thank Clay W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good enough. Nothing wrong with it or anything but come on, it's not really worth fussing about either. Restaurant is near the airport. It's a real dive (which is fine by me). The sauce is good but, truth be told, if you put a plate...More

Thank deathroll
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing fried chicken. Get there early gets crowded. Anything on the menu is good and take some sauce or rub to go. It's that good.

Thank James C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is probably the best chicken that I had in Memphis. It was so good. I would definitely recommended. The burgers were good too.

Thank Jaidensmommy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cool dive. Easy to navigate to from midtown area!! Very nice staff and several menu selections to choose from. Prices are mid range and several sizes to feed a crowd. Try the chicken, biscuits with honey, okra and the dill spears were a interesting surprise!!...More

Thank Ranita H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My second time at Uncle Lou's in my hometown and it's still uniquely tasty. The location will remind you of a Diner-Dive but that's what Guy speaks of on Diners, Drive Ins and Dives. Guy lead us right! Chicken is superbly flavored and the staff...More

Thank Tonyahall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You might not give this place a second look-but once inside, you'll know this place is different. "Uncle Lou" personally sees that his customers are happy-maybe even singing to some old Rock n Roll music...but his fried chicken is THE BEST we've ever tasted!! Oh!...More

Thank BklynGirl1970
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This is probably the worst experience I've ever had in a restaurant. I was drawn here because of the good reviews and the fact that it was featured on television. They really dragged the bottom of the barrel for this one. Everyone working here seems...More

Thank tedted71
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3633 Millbranch Rd, Memphis, TN 38116-4817
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > McKellar - Whitehaven-Levi PD
  • Neighbourhood: McKellar - Whitehaven-Levi PD
  • Phone Number: +1 901-332-2367
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