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Ezell's Famous Chicken

#2,599 of 3,182 Restaurants in Seattle
$$ - $$$
11805 Renton Ave S, Seattle, WA 98178-3723
+1 206-772-1925
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor38%
  • Terrible0%
27 Oct 2015
“Ezell's without Ezell”
14 Oct 2015
“Not worth to try”
Opens in 25 min
All hours
$$ - $$$
11805 Renton Ave S, Seattle, WA 98178-3723
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

I have enjoyed Ezell's chicken since moving here in 1981. For reasons I won't bother going in to Ezell is no longer envolved with the business. The last two times I have picked up chciken there left me wishing I had gone to that Southern...More

Thank DASimmons
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Maybe used to be a famous fried chicken place, but now it was not that good, the white meat was on the dry side. The fry Okra was completely oily and salty.

Thank 2Travelnuts101
Reviewed 8 December 2014

Serving the best fried chicken from a family recipe for more than 20 years at 11 locations in the Seattle area. Tasty crunchy moist white meat, outstanding biscuits, and excellent sides make the trip more than worthwhile. Helpful pleasant servers confirms their level of commitment...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 6 August 2014

crunchy, good taste, but not great fried Chicken, white meat slightly on the dry side I'd say and well, my hips and I a fans of fried chicken in general.

Thank Kat T
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Great local place with the best chicken strips & rolls. We eat here at least twice a month. They are most famous for being Opera's Favorite chicken. We like the spicy batter. Yum!

Thank Erik S
Reviewed 21 February 2013

All Ezell's and Heaven Sent fried chicken restaurants have the same menu, same prices & the same delicious chicken because they are franchised. My husband loves the chain. My favorite is the one downtown Renton on 3rd street. He likes the chicken. I love the...More

Thank FlipFlopWanderer
Reviewed 16 June 2012

I bought some chicken at a new location in Renton/Fairwood. I was very disappointed. The chicken was overcooked, and completely flavorless. The biscuits were about on par with the brown and serve ones that you buy in the grocery store.

Thank Travelin_Neil
Reviewed 8 December 2011

Tender, crispy, not greasy, hot and fresh. What more can you say? Their rolls are fresh, puffy pillows of doughy goodness.

Thank ak_f800st
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11805 Renton Ave S, Seattle, WA 98178-3723
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-772-1925
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