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Kingsley's Chicken

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U 1 1 Rae St, Canberra 2617, Australia
+61 2 6253 4646
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10:30 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 17:00
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 18:00
Fri 10:30 - 21:15
Sat 10:30 - 18:00
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Brisbane, Australia
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314 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The worst chicken I have ever tasted. The meat was brown for starters so not even sure it was chicken, it was so oily I took one bite and that did it for me. Not tasty at all. The crinkled fries were dry I think they had been sitting in the heater for too long. The service wasn't too bad... More 

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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Typical hot chicken takeaway restaurant with facilities to dine in as well. Portions are rather small but very tasty. The prices are a bit on the high side but the taste soon covers that issue. This is a place I go to when I'm home alone and two lazy to cook.

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Thank Steve S
Tumbarumba, Australia
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We haven't had take away from this place in about fifteen years. It's still the same old Kingsley's: friendly staff, delicious chicken and chips. Can't complain!

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Thank km732016
Canberra, Australia
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84 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Consistent, fresh, crunchy, salty. It's fast food at its very best. What's not to like?! The chips are excellent, the fried chicken is always good. For the occasional treat, we love it.

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Thank michelle863
Canberra, Australia
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113 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

When they say awesome chips they are right. The food at Kingsley's is reliable and of a good standard. My particular favourite is chips and the gravy - salty, salty goodness!

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Thank Hop3fullyL0st
Canberra, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 April 2015

Whilst the food was ok (which is pretty much the case for all fast food places), the customer service at Kingsley's was much nicer than you'd tend to experience at other fast food outlets. Whilst admittedly the food took a while, the person servicing was quite friendly- also a mention to the awesome manager Steve (we think... sorry if we... More 

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Thank Youth M
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Reviewed 5 December 2014 via mobile

The wait wasn't too long, the people were nice and the food was good. Very yummy chips. Similar to KFC, but the menu is updated far less and the food is less fatty.

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Albion Park
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58 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2013 via mobile

Just like KFC but a little nicer and less fatty. Southern Fry chicken and burgers are the best!! Chips are good too. Service is quick and correct. I always get what I order.

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Thank Mykaphobic
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2012 via mobile

Had 3pieces of fried chicken with gravy...it was yummy :)) my bro in law had two chicken burgers lmfao!!

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Thank SmexyAya
Canberra, Australia
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244 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2010

I crave for Kingsley's chicken once a week. Their southern fried chicken is not as oily as the KFC chicken and it is crispier. The marinate is also tastier. They use McCaine's chips (so I heard) which is quite nice when eaten hot with their own gravy (which I am sure is full of chicken oil, fat and calories). It's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 17:00
Monday
10:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 18:00
Thursday
10:30 - 18:00
Friday
10:30 - 21:15
Saturday
10:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 1 1 Rae St, Canberra 2617, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6253 4646

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?