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Chirping Chicken

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Upper West Side
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355 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-6903
+1 212-787-6631
Today
10:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 02:00
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Atlanta, Georgia
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81 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Found this place by mistake while driving by. I have a place similar to this in SoFla. BBQ chicken with yellow rice and beans. They throw in a salad and a drink as a meal. Plenty of food is served, that's why this place is always full. Very filling. Staff is good. Service is good. Order then sit down type.... More 

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Thank Ed R
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Fast service and very decent food. In our opinion you get enough food for fair price. Totally recommend it

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Thank Marc M
Manchester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This place is a little gem, has a small seating area but appears to operate mainly as a takeaway. Locals and law enforcement eat here all the time so thats a good sign. Large portions of good food, served quickly and fresh. We stayed at the NYLO so it was close by to call in regular for snacks and dinners.

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Thank rick c
Fort Worth, Texas
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Great wings and mashed potatoes. It took a few minutes, but it was worth the wait. It's not too expensive either.

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Thank Brandon D
Vancouver, Washington
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457 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

I ordered from this place for delivery: baby back ribs, salad, sweet potato, pita bread. The flavor of the ribs were actually really good. The food was cold though and they sent nothing for the baked potato. It was a less than average experience. I was looking forward to some great food after seeing the reviews. That just wasn't my... More 

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Thank KendraDawnRN
New York City, New York
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

I LOVE this place. There are healthy options and less healthy options but the chicken is always amazing. Everything here is reasonably priced and I have tried half the menu and I have never been disappointed.The Greek chicken salad is one of my favorite options. The chicken sandwiches and burritos are also delicious as well. You really can't go wrong... More 

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Thank S9607IKlaurenp
NYC
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162 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The chicken is grilled and is great along with ok sides of slightly sweetened cole slaw and potato salad. They also serve grilled ribs and some other things. Quick, friendly service for take out and free delivery. The eat-in ambiance is a bit like a McDonald's.

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Thank DJKTraveler
New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Eaten their food many times and always good. The grilled strips, ribs, Greek salads, wings (not too spicy - not that there's anything wrong with that - and NOT slathered in disgusting sauce).

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Thank msmo53
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I have been going to Chirping chicken for years. When I was a kid I loved the chicken and now I still love the chicken and the good prices. The menu is also surprisingly extensive. I go here for lunch a lot and it is cheaper than other places on the upper west side. The staff are very friendly!

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Thank Harry S
Pegram, TN
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374 reviews
280 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Simple menu, cheap prices, good food. West coasters:this reminds me of El Pollo Loco or California Chicken Cafes rotisserie/grilled chicken. Good for a lunch stop!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 02:00
Monday
10:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 02:00
Thursday
10:00 - 02:00
Friday
10:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 355 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-6903
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-787-6631

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the American Museum of Natural History, which has been welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theatre performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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