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Chicken Run

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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5639 State Route 23, Corner of Route 23 and South Street, Windham, NY 12496-5610
+1 518-734-5353
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Freehold, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

OMG! I love this place!. The food is delicious and the service is great. The portions are huge. In the spring/summer they have an outside "seafood shack"... a campfire with chairs all around it....its for the whole family. kids can make smores by the campfire and play in a teepee. They have bands playing outside in the spring/summer and bands... More 

Thank catherinebluschke
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82 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really surprised this place is the top ranked place in Windham. The "highly recommended" chicken dishes (dry rub and marinated) completely lacked flavor. Really disappointed. The sides (Cole slaw, baked beans, and vegetable special) were very good. The kids liked the burger and grilled cheese. Probably will not return.

Thank Dougmg
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for Ice Cream with many kids and they loved it. I hear they have great steaks which I saw in the refrigerator in the back. Very kool and kitchy spot

Thank Monica P
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

The food here is great- the burgers are always fresh and so hot, it makes all of the difference. The staff was great and accommodating even though they were closing the kitchen to get ready for a New Year Eve Party.

1 Thank BlaiseJolie
Garden City, New York
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Chicken Run was clean, and a great place for a large group. But if it is the #1 restaurant in Windham, NY, I'd be better off cooking in my condo. The food was ok, at best.

2 Thank triciads
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Quick service, really tastey perfectly cooked fried 1/2 chicken with cornbread, Potatoes with that fantastic light gravy and Mac and Cheese. Had a real nice time, good atmosphere and prices were reasonable for the quantity.

Thank Dee B
South Setauket
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

We love this place. We have been coming up to Windham Mountain for years. We always come here for dinner when we are here. They have live music on the weekend. The have outside dining. There is a fire pit in the back and it is so beautiful at night back there. The food is great. The ribs are my... More 

Thank Lisa S
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is a nice place for happy hour but also a nice family place with a TP and firepit to sit by. they have bands on weekends and out door movies for the kids in the summer, The food is good but they do get very crowed on weekends like any of the places that are worth going too .

2 Thank Peter M
Amityville, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Went to Windham yesterday for the first time and had lunch at the Chicken Run. I don't do chicken but the menu was varied. I got a burger which came with fries (good), onion, lettuce, tomato--cooked to perfection and was good beef. Hubby was happy with his bratwurst and sauerkraut. Wasn't too crazy about the Halloween decor but that's me.... More 

1 Thank sandyinamityville
New York City, New York
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Had the dry rubbed chicken. They were out of the marinade that was disappointing. I expected a bit more. Give it a 6.5

1 Thank dmc1127

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
American, Bar, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5639 State Route 23, Corner of Route 23 and South Street, Windham, NY 12496-5610
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Catskill Region  >  Windham
  • Phone Number: +1 518-734-5353

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?