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Lucy's Fried Chicken

#212 of 3,096 Restaurants in Austin}
€€ - €€€American,
2218 College Ave, Austin, TX 78704-5206
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried chicken” (112 reviews)
“pie” (23 reviews)
“collard greens” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar
€€ - €€€
2218 College Ave, Austin, TX 78704-5206
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

But then, I realized there are people who may have never tasted fried chicken before and have no clue between good and bad. If this was fast food drive through, I wouldn’t return in all likelihood. Bland. Greasy. Pieces undercooked/borderline raw. I heard of a...More

Thank plz2meatu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not sure why this happened, so I can only speculate...but I don't want to be negative. The 2nd waitress, the guy who served us drinks and the red bearded guy were all awesome in fixing things. I will not be going back to this location...More

Thank rmartine_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was in the mood for fried chicken. We were in So Co district. Really cute place. Delicious fried chicken. Tried the fried deviled eggs. Very good. Had the sweet corn and slaw too. Ordered a bucket of chicken an have enough for our road...More

Thank lindas286
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed the daily special. Two breasts, fries, and I added a side salad. I really enjoyed the horseradish grapefruit salad dressing. The fresh lemonade was also good. Drop in you'll enjoy it.

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I checked out this place for some fried chicken. We ordered the chicken fingers and they were cooked very well. For me, they were a little under seasoned but some hot sauce fixed that. The fries were good and the okra fine....More

Thank Dawg_Travelers
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Wow just wow !! I heard somewhere that Lucy’s Fried Chicken was the best fried chicken in Texas . You know what ? They were right . My 2 friends & I piled into a car & drove all the way from San Antonio to...More

Thank lalalala41
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I was actually quite disappointed. I like all white meat and my daughter likes all dark meat so we each ordered the 4 piece figuring we could just trade a great and wing for a thigh and leg....easier said than done when the breast and...More

Thank Traveler3939
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Solid fried chicken with all the fixin's available. You got your black-eyed peas, collards, mac & cheese, but for me it's all about dessert. Peach cobbler anyone?

Thank Marvin John T
Reviewed 21 August 2017

A friend recommended Lucy's so we went and boy was the fried chicken good. The slaw was spicy but delicious. Friendly staff.

Thank Ynadal
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We had take-out and the chicken was dry as were the potatoes (with no gravy in the bag). I have heard good things about this restaurant, but was very disappointed.

Thank Kevin R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2218 College Ave, Austin, TX 78704-5206
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: 512-297-2423
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