LAEats - 7 MUST TRY Fried Chickens In Los Angeles

July 27, 2020
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From Downtown LA, to Culver City, and Pasadnea to Long beach, plus everywhere in between, LAeats has you covered with the best fried chicken that will each be a must try on your personal list this summer. This list has all the best classic style fried chickens you could want. We skipped the spicy and hot chickens, to focus on those that are all about the perfect fried bird.

No matter what heat level you enjoy, from classic fried chicken (No Heat) to the kind that requires gloves and a signed waiver to eat, get ready to discover and learn more about the seven must try fried chicken dishes in Los Angeles.

Let our list of must try fried chicken spots across LA, be your list, and try all 7 and let us know what you think by using #MUSTTRY and #LAeats.
 
LAeats moto - To share reviews that get an 8/10 or better. We actually visit and review each place ourselves, without paid sponsorships/endorsements so you can trust the simple and honest reviews for our weekly MUSTY TRY Lists.

#7 POPCORN CHICKEN
Daddy's Chicken Shack
Pasadena, CA⁣

#eatsfact Daddy's Chicken Shack not only offers fried chicken sandwiches & slides, they offer vegan options. Including the Vegan Daddy sandwich, and Vegan Nuggets, which are also gluten free.

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--9|Food--9|Service--8.7|Environment POPCORN CHICKEN -- $8.00 . . #eatsfact ™ Daddy’s Chicken Shack not only offers fried chicken sandwiches & slides, they offer a vegan options. Including the Vegan Daddy sandwich, and Vegan Nuggets, the later is also gluten free. . . Worth the --? -- Worth a return visit? -- . . -- Pasadena, CA -- Daddy’s Chicken Shack . . @LAeats | 600+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣--- . . . Popcorn Chicken spicy mayo . . --| By: @laeats + ⌨️| By: @laeats . . CATEGORIES: Fried Chicken, Lunch, Chicken Strips, Pasadena, Fried Food, Delivery . . @DaddysChickenShack . . #lunch #DaddysChickenShack #LAeats #LA #losangeles #eeeeeats #lafoodie #bestfoodLA #yelpla #eatingla #toplarestaurants #dailyfoodfeed #lafood #lafoodies #abc7eyewitness #abc7la #pasadena #friedfood #kroq #friedchicken #ChickenStrips

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#6 SWEET CHICKEN BUCKET
Los Angeles - Fairfax District, CA⁣
Sweet Chick

Sweet Chick Bucket
3 PC. Fried Chicken, Buttermilk Biscuit, Kohlrabi Slaw

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-- 9.1|Food --n/a* --8.6|Environment SWEET CHICKEN BUCKET -- $19.00 #eatsfact ™ Sweet Chick offers 6 types of waffles to pair with their Brunch Chicken & Waffles. . Options : Classic, Bacon-Cheddar, Dried Cherry, Rosemary-Mushroom, Apple Cinnamon or Spiced-Pecan. More at night. . . Worth the --? -- Worth a return visit? -- . . -- LA- Fairfax District, CA -- Sweet Chick . . FOLLOW @LAeats 550+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣--- . . --Tag a friend ---- who’d eat this . Sweet Chick Bucket 3 PC. Fried Chicken, Buttermilk Biscuit, Kohlrabi Slaw . --|⌨️ By: @LAeats . . * Chef Dustin prepare are great food during our visit. . . CATEGORIES: Chicken, Fried Chicken, Chicken Sandwich, Fried Chicken Sandwich, Fairfax District, Biscuits, Gravy, Lunch, Brunch . . @sweetchicklife

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#5 FINGER SANDWICH MEAL⁣
FUKU
Santa Monica, CA

#EATSfact ™ Fuku is a fried chicken concept from the mind of David Chang and Momofuku. 

Finger Sandwich Meal⁣
fuku fingers, pickle, butter, Martin’s potato roll + Waffle Fries w/sweet jalapeño seasoning + Yuzu-8 or Sweet Peach Tea
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--9.2|Food--9.5|Service--9|Environment⁣ ⁣ FINGER SANDWICH MEAL⁣ -- $10.00⁣ ⁣ ⁣ #EATSfact ™ Fuku is a fried chicken concept from the mind of David Chang and Momofuku. Yuzu-8 and Sweet Peach Tea are great drinks exclusive to Fuku.⁣ ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ Worth the --? --⁣ Worth a return visit? --⁣ ⁣ ⁣ -- Santa Monica, CA⁣ -- Fuku⁣ -- Gallery Food Hall ⁣ ⁣ @LAeats | 740+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣---⁣ ⁣ ⁣ Finger Sandwich Meal⁣ fuku fingers, pickle, butter, Martin’s potato roll + Waffle Fries w/sweet jalapeño seasoning + Yuzu-8 or Sweet Peach Tea ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ --| By: @laeats + ⌨️| By: @laeats⁣ ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ CATEGORIES: Lunch, Chicken, Sandwich, Santa Monica, Dinner, Chicken Sandwich, Fried Chicken, Fried Chicken Sandwich, Fuku, Martin’s Potato Roll, Yuzu, Waffle Fries⁣ ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ @fuku @eatdrinksocial @galleryfoodhall @potatorolls

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#4 The #4 (HERB’S SPECIAL)
Roscoe’s House of Chicken’ N Waffles
Anaheim, Inglewood- LAX, Hollywood, Long Beach, Pasadena, West LA, South LA, CA

#4 (HERB’S SPECIAL)
1/2 Chicken smothered w/gravy & onions, 2 waffles

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--9.2|Food --9|Service--8.8|Environment #4 (HERB’S SPECIAL) -- $22.00 . . #EatsFact ™ Roscoe’s House of Chicken’ N Waffles was the restaurant that originated serving Chicken & Waffles together when they opened in 1975. Herb Hudson help start the phenomenon of Chicken & Waffles. . Tip - Try the Herb Special with syrup. . Worth the --? ➖ Worth a return visit? -- . . -- Hollywood, CA -- Roscoe’s House of Chicken’ N Waffles . . @LAeats | 600+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣--- . . --Tag a friend-- who’d have this . . #4 (HERB’S SPECIAL) 1/2 Chicken smothered w/gravy & onions, 2 waffles . . --| By: @laeats + ⌨️| By: @laeats . . CATEGORIES: Dinner, Fried Chicken, Waffles, Gravy, Chicken and Waffles, Hollywood, LA Legend . . @roscoeschickenandwaffles

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#3 CHICKEN KATSU
Tartine Sycamore
Hollywood, CA⁣

Chicken Katsu
Lacto-fermented Cabbage (Made in-house), aioli, koji pain de mie

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--9.8|Food--9.6|Service--9.4|Environment CHICKEN KATSU -- $15.00 #EATSfact ™ Tartine Sycamore (Hollywood) features a cafe menu, with baked goods and fermentation coming from The Manufactory LA. Coffee Manufactory roasts the coffee and operates the coffee program for the Tartine locations in LA. . . FYI: Monday-Friday (7am - 3pm) Saturday & Sunday (8am - 4pm) . . Worth the --? -- Worth a return visit? -- . . -- Hollywood CA -- Tartine Sycamore . . @LAeats | 700+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣--- . . Chicken Katsu Lacto-fermented Cabbage (Made in-house), aioli, koji pain de mie . . --| By: @laeats + ⌨️| By: @laeats . . . CATEGORIES: Lunch, Chicken, Sandwich, Hollywood, Katsu, Chicken Katsu, Fried Chicken, Fried Chicken Sandwich, Tartine Sycamore, Fermentation, pain de mie, buttermilk bread, Japanese Bread . . @themanufactoryla @coffeemanufactory

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#2 2 PIECE MEAL
Honey's Kettle
Culver City, CA⁣

2 Piece Meal⁣
Choice of kettled-fried chicken (breast, wing, thigh, drumstick) alongside kettle fries, & a buttermilk biscuit

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--9.8|Food --9.4|Service --9|Package⁣ ⁣ 2 PIECE MEAL⁣ -- $11.75⁣ ⁣ ⁣ #EatsFact ™ Honey Kettle Restaurant & Bakery has a variety of homemade pies.⁣ ⁣ ⁣ Worth the --? --⁣ Worth a return visit? --⁣ ⁣ ⁣ -- Culver City, CA⁣ -- Honey’s Kettle Restaurant & Bakery ⁣ ⁣ @LAeats | 980+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣---⁣ ⁣ ⁣ -- 9.4| Pick Up Service Score ⁣ -- 9.0| Packaging Score⁣ ⁣ ⁣ 2 Piece Meal⁣ Choice of kettled-fried chicken (breast, wing, thigh, drumstick) alongside kettle fries, & a buttermilk biscuit⁣ ⁣ ⁣ --| By: @laeats + ⌨️| By: @laeats⁣ ⁣ ⁣ CATEGORIES: Dinner, Fried Chicken, Kettle Fried, Chicken, Culver City, ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ @honeyskettle⁣

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#1 5 PIECE BUCKET
Lucky Bird
Los Angeles - DTLA, CA⁣
Grand Central Market

#EatsFact ™ Lucky Bird created their own very unique version of a bag of chips, made from fried chicken skins that are coated in dehydrated hot sauce. Order early before they sell out for the day.