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Porter's Fried Chicken

3628 S Big Bend Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63143-4005
+1 314-781-2097
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried chicken” (24 reviews)
“cole slaw” (5 reviews)
“gizzards” (3 reviews)
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3628 S Big Bend Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63143-4005
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

I was looking forward to trying this place, but was a bit disappointed. The chicken lacked seasoning and the pieces were on the small side. The mashed potatoes and cole slaw were average at best. It wasn't horrible, but I won't be back.

Thank dcb95sol
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I love their spicy fried chicken! Top it off with a slice of pecan pie and I'm in heaven! I'm not saying this place is gourmet but it has great fried chicken and they cook ot fresh. I would recommend calling ahead and picking it...More

2  Thank yano946
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Good chicken served hot and fresh. I prefer a little more seasoning on my chicken, but this was tasty. Cole slaw was good. Mashed potatoes just average, the chicken is the star of the show here. Definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank April C
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We tried this place, and we fell in love their tender and juicy fried chicken. The sides we had were very good, too. The chicken tasted so fresh. We highly recommend this place.

1  Thank Lorin G
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Chicken is good, but they offer gizzards, shrimp, & various fish too. Best in this part of town by far!

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I learned there is a real advantage to calling ahead to place your order. The seating area in general is dated and not super-comfortable, but if you place your order in advance, it's always ready when you arrive. The food is good with generous portions....More

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Very good chicken . A few tables nut mostly carry our.Signed Wainwright jersey hanging saying "very best fried chicken " Fish and shrimp choices also!

1  Thank stark264
Reviewed 19 December 2016

When you want fried chicken in the suburbs don't hesitate to go to Porters! Crispy crust, juicy and priced right. I preferred the wings and drumsticks to the thighs and white meat. I didn't prefer the coleslaw but my husband loved it. I was dying...More

Thank AOneWorldTraveler
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Had a Bosses luncheon at our office today and someone brought in an entire box of assorted pieces of fried checked from Porter's. I had never eaten anything from Porter's and I had never even heard of the establishment. Needless to say, it is now...More

1  Thank Joe W
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

only one way to some of the fine chicken they serve up at Porter's best damn check on this side of the Mississippi. Spicy wings are just right as well as the plan wings. I don't know what they do that the others don't but...More

1  Thank carlos f
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3628 S Big Bend Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63143-4005
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-781-2097
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