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The 5 Best Fried Chicken Restaurants Near Daly City

Updated: May 2, 2022

Craving something crispy? We recommend sampling one of these epic Fried Chicken spots in Daly City. We analyzed the top review sites and leading local food articles for Daly City's top fried chicken joints. Indulge in Daly City’s best karaage, Buffalo wings, and broasted chicken at these top Restaurants!

Find the perfect Fried Chicken spot

Keith's Chicken N Waffles

American, $$, Daly CityAmerican, $$Daly City
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

If you travel further

Hidden Spot

American, $, South San FranciscoAmerican, $South San Francisco
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

SSF Chickenbox

American, $, South San FranciscoAmerican, $South San Francisco
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Love Burn

American, $, South San FranciscoAmerican, $South San Francisco
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Curveball Slider Truck

Food Truck, $$, South San FranciscoFood Truck, $$South San Francisco
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0

How was this list created?

We know how tough it is to find the best Fried Chicken in Daly City. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 26488 restaurants in Daly City, 3104661 restaurant reviews, and exactly 2325 lists and articles from experts at and more. All with some boam magic. For example, we considered as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. These ten restaurants offer the best Fried Chicken in Daly City.

Drink pairing tips for Fried Chicken

  • Champagne with your fried chicken

    The flavors of fried chicken will be enhanced with a glass of dry Champagne, a sparkling wine that acts as a palate cleanser for the fatty dish.


  • Pair Tempranillo with fried chicken

    When considering what goes best with fried chicken, we recommend a glass of Tempranillo, it truly complements the dish as it cuts the fat with its tannins.


  • The ideal pairing for fried chicken

    Experts recommend pairing a fried chicken with a glass of Riesling, a popular white wine.

Factoids about Fried Chicken

  • 2,493 pounds of fried chicken

    Don’t you hate it when there is not enough food for seconds? This wasn’t a concern when the record was broken for the biggest fried chicken. Weighing in at 2,493 pounds there was more than enough fried chickens to go around!

  • A fast eater

    Naddar "FreakEating" Reda holds the record for eating the most McDonald's Chicken McNugget in the world by finishing no fewer than 170 in one sitting. Could you top that?

  • The United States's National Fried Chicken Day

    Do you love fried chicken as much as the people in The United States? They dedicate July 6 to it and call it National Fried Chicken Day.

Parking info

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