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Chicken Fiesta

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7748 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23235
+1 804-320-1112
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10:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have eaten at Chicken Fiesta on Midlothian once or Twice a week for five years. They offer a wide choice of Southwestern foods. While they have really good standard fare, they also have a lot of healthy choices. I usually get the charcoal chicken and two small salads as my sides. It is always delicious and served with a... More 

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Thank Charlie R
Bay City, Texas
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always get the rotisserie chicken, fried yucca and coleslaw. And don't forget the yellow sauce!!!

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Thank Jessica D
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love Peruvian food, and my husband raved about this place. I think I may have ordered the wrong thing, because my chicken was dry in my tacos. I tried my husbands ribs and chicken and they were delish. I'm not one to eat pinto beans, but theirs were excellent. I will definitely be back, but will be ordering much... More 

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Thank JDobbins555
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chicken Fiesta is a casual eating establishment with excellent food and awesome prices. The ribs and rice are excellent choices and I would highly recommend. There is a bakery next door which is worth-well to visit, too. Dinner hours can be crowded but the service is friendly and moves people through quickly.

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Thank mbracho9665
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty much sums it up. I love this place and have visited all three locations. The girls working at the register are awesome too. Of course the chicken is my favorite but i also love the fried yucca, steak, nachos, Fried ice cream :) It's just great!

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Thank Ana G
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110 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is their family-sized (supposed to be for 4) platter of food, which includes rotisserie chicken, smoked ribs, grilled steak, rice, beans, salad/coleslaw, and yucca/fries/tortillas. I recommend the coleslaw and yucca (which are *like* VERY thick-sliced french fries if you haven't heard of yucca). It is $50 for this platter, but it seriously includes a lot of food. We have... More 

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Thank Chris H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with the family and had Mexican food and chicken with nachos. 4 people ate for $50. Nice but not fancy you have to order at the counter. There is adequate seating inside and they do cater and do takeout.

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1 Thank Brian S
Chesterfield, Virginia
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283 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had a terrible commute home and needed a quick take-out dinner and stopped by here around 6pm one weekday. Excellent, friendly & efficient service. Price for the amount of food you get can not be beat; we ate on it for two nights! $21 for two half-chicken dinners, rice, beans and yucca fries. The only negative? Lots of styrofoam... More 

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Thank DONNAandJANET
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

No matter what you pick you won't regret it. I had never had Yuca before and they were kind enough to provide a sample before we placed our order. It was awesome. I enjoyed the grilled tacos which were as good or better than any sit down Latin American restaurant that I have been to for a great price. My... More 

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Thank ryan m
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126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Chicken Fiesta came out of nowhere to the Richmond restaurant scene, and doesn't disappoint! Excellent, tender, juicy roasted chicken, meaty ribs, good sides, fair price! There is nothing else like it in RVA!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Cuisine
Latin, Mexican, Spanish, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:00
Monday
10:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:00
Thursday
10:30 - 22:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7748 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23235
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-320-1112

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