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Kenney's

635 Waddell St, Lexington, VA 24450-2200
+1 540-463-5730
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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635 Waddell St, Lexington, VA 24450-2200
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 11 October 2017

Kennedy's has great fried chicken - we always get the 12 piece for the family, with fried biscuits, honey, mashed potatoes and gravy, and green beans! We eat every bit! The sweet tea is awesome!!

Thank momsuptoolate
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I've always wanted to stop here when in Lexington but always get out voted for local BBQ. Was in Lexington on Sunday 9/2 and BBQ's were closed.. We were not disappointed. Fried Chicken was perfect, freshly made. Fried biscuits with honey which was recommended by...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Best fried chicken around. Can be difficult to find of not familiar with the area. I've had the fried bologna sandwich. Heard the burgers are good but I can't get past the fried chicken. It can be hot in the summer as the AC is...More

Thank Red951
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I live in Alaska, but visit the South frequently. We simply don't have decent fried chicken in Alaska, so I spend a lot of time looking for good fried chicken when I'm traveling. I found nirvana, at Kenny's. I don't think the sides are really...More

Thank colsatoris
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Thanks to TripAdvisor we found this place. Your would not find it otherwise, unless a local told you about it. Chicken, Cole slaw, and French fries were great. The tea was delicious. The rolls and honey we're the icing on the cake. You could tell...More

2  Thank RalphBear
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Fresh to order so don't expect drive through service. Real milkshakes, great mac and cheese. Biscuits to die for. Extremely fresh!

1  Thank LFrascati
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We are a family of 4 and ate the Family Pack of chicken. Our young girls loved it so much they ate two pieces. We loved the sweet biscuits with honey. The fries are fresh and crinkled. Make sure you have time to wait on...More

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I've been eating there since I was in high school. I met my husband there! Kenneys is famous around here. Try their sauce burger, or their SMO-pickle-cheese! They make their own coleslaw, and deep fry the best chicken. The also make home-made milkshakes! I do...More

1  Thank Joyce J
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

One of my go-to places in Lexington. The restaurant is fairly quaint, but the food is divine! Also relatively inexpensive. The chicken is always hot and fresh, and the sides are quite tasty as well. If you're a fried chicken fan, this is the place...More

Thank Kathryn Y
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We've had take out from Kenney's on a number of occasions. The fried chicken and homey side dishes are reasonably priced and good for the price. The VMI cadets can't get enough of the honey biscuits that come with your order. Check the hours before...More

1  Thank VMI1016
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 635 Waddell St, Lexington, VA 24450-2200
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 540-463-5730
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