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Chicago's Home of Chicken and Waffles

3947 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60653-2316
+1 773-536-3300
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American
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££ - £££
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LOCATION
3947 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60653-2316
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I visited this restaurant after attending the auto show earlier this week. We were looking for somewhere different to go as we were not in the mood for the same old restaurants like Applebee's or Chili's. We discovered this place while driving...More

Thank DDorris
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Visited for lunch on weekday. Hardly any customers. Even so, service was slow. Food was very salty, nothing special. Cheese grits merely had pieces of cheese added at last minute. Desert tasted store bought. Waitress did not clear table of dirty dishes. Chicken was not...More

Thank darrellwindle
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This place serve the most delicious chicken and waffles. The service is really good the atmosphere is nice. This restaurant really deserve to go out of Downtown to be in bronzeville

Thank Nikow69
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Outstanding staff and food that we enjoyed while on vacation. It was crowded with locals, so we knew it was a good choice! You'll have a hard time choosing between the chicken and waffles and the soul food menu. Will return whenever we're in Chicago.

Thank LLR377
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We visited on a Sunday night and they were very busy. While it did take some time to get our food, our waiter was very attentive and gave us frequent updates and kept our glasses of water filled. The fried chicken was amazing! We had...More

Thank Lori E
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The chicken and waffles here may not be the most photogenic but the taste certainly makes up for it! Servers are so friendly here and everyone is neighborly and welcoming. I had Tonya's Choice- three wings smothered in gravy and a waffle. I also got...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We came here to get some soul food. I ordered fried chicken thighs, greens, and a waffle. It was fresh and flavorful. We were greeted promptly and our server was delightful. The only thing is that it took a little while longer to get the...More

Thank christinamcneely
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Everything was great about our visit to Chicago's Home of Chicken and Waffles. The server was outstanding. She had a great personality and was very attentive. We each had the waffles and three chicken wings. I forgot what it was called on the menu, but...More

Thank Thorntone M
Reviewed 20 April 2017

i love fried chicken and waffles! I've had some of the best in Harlem and LA and now in Chicago. My take on Chicago's Home is the chicken is very good - crispy on the outside and still very moist on the inside. The waffle...More

Thank Jon N
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

This place is a little pricey but its really worth the price.The food is really awesome, the place is a family setting,the workers make u feel really welcome.Love this place.......

Thank Msvodea123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3947 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60653-2316
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-536-3300
Description
Elegant Southern Soul Food restaurant. This place is great for taking someone out on a date, the family or just wanting someplace nice, clean and affordable to sit and eat. I recommend several of my family members to check this place out. THE FOOD IS GREAT!!!!! While I was there Jessie Jackson was having lunch outside. Apparently celebrities have been finding this place. What a treat!!! Hopefully next time I'm visiting I'll see some more famous people. The first time I was there it was a bus load of Swedish people eating and it seemed like they didn't want to leave, cause no sooner then they were finished with there food they ordered more. Watching the reactions of these people eating and enjoying there food made my want to try it even more. I was not disappointed.
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