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Mrs. Knott's Chicken Dinner Restaurant

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8039 Beach Blvd, Knott's Berry Farm, Buena Park, CA 90620-3200
+1 714-220-5055
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07:00 - 20:30
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Sun 07:00 - 20:30
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 20:30
Fri 07:00 - 21:00
Sat 07:00 - 21:30
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Torrance, California
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The best fried chicken anywhere. They also have Meals to go. Juicy white meat with a perfect crunch. Homemade mash potatoes and gravy were out of this world. I'd drive the 30 minutes for more.

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Thank Jodee68
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Four generation family enjoyed break from rides here - chicken pot pie, fried chicken, and chicken and dumplings. Dumplings a little heavy but otherwise all very good. Starting with biscuits and that wonderful boysenberry preserves made everyone happy! Generous portions and very friendly service. Good value and great time to share the history of this special place (Depression restaurant grows... More 

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Thank simplyellen
Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I would rather go to Denny's or McDonald's than this place waiters were average the food was average and service was horrible

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Thank drdio
Lemoore, California
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170 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Although it is advertised all over the web, Mrs. Knott's no longer has a senior buffet nor does the restaurant offer their senior discount anymore. I was really disappointed. Lunch was the same as dinner except for lunch you received 2 pieces of chicken (for dinner 4 pieces...leg, thigh, wing and breast) and pie ($4.95) was not included for lunch.... More 

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Thank Shirley R
Los Angeles, California
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194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It had been at least 20 years since my last visit & my husband had never been. He loves fried chicken. We went for lunch the day after Valentine's Day & made an 11:30 reservation thinking there could be crowds. There were no crowds & our waitress said it just doesn't get as busy as it used to. We ordered... More 

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Thank Helen L
Ottawa, Canada
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546 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 560 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Other than the relatively expensive price for a lunch meal, we did enjoy our experience at Mrs Knott's chicken Dinner. What I liked: Quick, friendly service. Nice, casual "old-fashioned" look restaurant. A few different food options, including some of the classics. Everything was excellent from a taste perspective (well, as far as chicken dinners are concerned) What to watch for/could... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ever since they remodeled this place, the food quality had turned for the worst. They no longer serve breakfast.

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Thank Danny C
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

People say it's the greatest place it's not the chicken is okay mine was served cold the food is okay the service is okay you wait in a long line for okay food I wouldn't go back

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Thank Dodgers23
La Palma, California
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The ambience remains the same which is nice. It is pricey but you have to expect that at an amusement park. The classic chicken dinner definitely doesn't taste as good as it used to but it wasn't horrible. The staff is very nice and friendly. If you don't get there early, prepare to wait.

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Thank tebryden1
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently remodeled with new bar area. Chicken dishes very good and enough for two to share. Some specials come with drink and desert. Wait was moderate, about twenty minutes.

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Thank George B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 20:30
Monday
09:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 20:30
Thursday
09:00 - 20:30
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8039 Beach Blvd, Knott's Berry Farm, Buena Park, CA 90620-3200
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Buena Park
  • Phone Number: +1 714-220-5055

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?