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Chicken Shack Restaurant

11174 Up River Rd, Corpus Christi, TX 78410-2225
+1 361-241-9464
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
10 Apr 2018
“Best fried chicken”
15 Apr 2017
“Great "Real Chicken" Old Style Restaurant”
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
11174 Up River Rd, Corpus Christi, TX 78410-2225
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I love the chicken shack because they have good food and it’s the cleanest place I’ve eaten. I don’t hand out five stars Willy nilly bit this places rocks. We’ve always eaten shrimp, tenders and so obese but today we had bone in fried chicken....More

Thank PinkMonkeySoap
Reviewed 15 April 2017

On our travels through Corpus Christ we were surprised by this little - excellent - restaurant just off IH 37 (near the Hampton Inn Northwest IH37). My wife and I have exceptional allergies to MSG so I called dthe restaurant and asked if they used...More

Thank Donktex
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Love this fried chicken. Old family recipe. Very crispy and tasty. Friendly staff. Owners on site. Always hire high school students to give them a start in the work force.

Thank Kellie M
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This I-37 hangout is a mighty fine place. If you're looking for something you won't find in other cities, then this Corpus Christi legend is the place. I came in here during my recent trip to the Gulf Coast and had really good, flavorful fried...More

Thank The_Case
Reviewed 24 October 2016

PLace was clean, chicken was good, not great. Staff was very friendly however. Not the best fried chicken I've had but definitely not the worst either.

1  Thank Tex R
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I typically steer clear of fried foods, but I was on the north side of Corpus for business and the place was close to my hotel. I'm so glad I went. The chicken was delicious, hot and juicy - some of the best I've ever...More

Thank drsharna
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

The food is fresh and tasty. Workers are friendly. It's the cleanest place I've ever eaten, bar none. I've only been there twice but it is now on my go to list. It just tastes better, at the chicken shack.

Thank PinkMonkeySoap
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I come here every time we are in Corpus. It is always clean and the staff is friendly. The owners, Mike and Kerry make you feel so welcome. Corpus is lucky to have it. I always get the gizzards and my husband...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Great southern fried food and fantastic pies. Chicken is best ever and plenty of delicious sides. Served quickly,hot, and fresh by great and friendly staff.

Thank Pops B
Reviewed 28 December 2015

I grew up on Chicken Shack chicken. It's still good. Service is good and prices are fair. Love their onion rings! I always get the "Everyday Special"!

Thank SoTxTraveler
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11174 Up River Rd, Corpus Christi, TX 78410-2225
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-241-9464
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