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The 8 Best Fried Chicken Restaurants Near Redwood City

Updated: August 7, 2022

Craving something crispy? We recommend sampling one of these epic Fried Chicken spots in Redwood City. We scrutinized top sites, incorporating millions of diner reviews for these best-fried chicken restaurants in Redwood City. No matter your favorite style: buttermilk, spicy Korean, or Nashville hot chicken - these restaurants do it best.

Find the perfect Fried Chicken spot

Redwood Grill

American, $$, Redwood CityAmerican, $$Redwood City, Woodside Plaza
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Orenchi Ramen

Japanese, $$, Redwood CityJapanese, $$Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Johnston's Saltbox

American, $$, San CarlosAmerican, $$San Carlos
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0
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Left Bank - Menlo Park

French, $$$, Menlo ParkFrench, $$$Menlo Park, Downtown Menlo Park
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5


Southern, $$, San CarlosSouthern, $$San Carlos
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Son & Garden

New American, Menlo ParkNew AmericanMenlo Park
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Waterdog Tavern

New American, $$, BelmontNew American, $$Belmont, McDougal
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Tender Greens

New American, $$, Palo AltoNew American, $$Palo Alto
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Finding the right spot to satisfy your Fried Chicken craving shouldn't be a full-time job. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 26488 spots across Redwood City, analyzed 3104661 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 2325 lists and articles from the likes of Do The Bay – applying our boam magic to sift through results. These top contenders have appeared in Do The Bay - The Bay's Best Fried Chicken. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. These ten restaurants offer the best Fried Chicken in Redwood City.

Drink pairing tips for Fried Chicken

  • The perfect complement to fried chicken

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

  • Pale Ale with your fried chicken

    Wanna know what beer will go great with you Pale Ale? A Pale Ale will match excellently as it cleanses the palate with its bitter flavours.

  • Enjoy fried chicken with Tempranillo

    For an elevated experience, pair your fried chicken with Tempranillo. This combination works particularly well because this red wine cuts the fat with its tannins.

Factoids about Fried Chicken

  • The best day for fried chicken

    National Fried Chicken Day in The United States is when people celebrate_fried chicken. It falls on July 6.

  • September = Fried Chicken festival

    United Kingdom celebrates their appreciation for Fried Chicken in style with the annual World Chicken Festival. Expect all things Fried Chicken at this popular event.

  • A big appetite

    Are you a fan ofMcDonald's Chicken McNugget? The current record for eating the most McDonald's Chicken McNugget is 170 nuggets! Do you love McDonald's Chicken McNugget enough to beat this record?

Parking in the area

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