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526 E ML King Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37403-4111
+1 423-752-9198
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tamales” (140 reviews)
“fried chicken” (376 reviews)
“beans” (53 reviews)
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526 E ML King Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37403-4111
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I am not a young man. I have eaten more bbq than fried chicken in my lifetime but not by much. This may be the best fried chicken I’ve ever eaten. It is cooked to order. Served piping hot it’s delicious. Seasonings are superbly crafted...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Bbqman3341
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the real deal. We had a half of a chicken for $11.95!! Taste is amazing. The decor is whimsical servers very nice. Take my word and I don't often say this but you have 5o eat here if you are in the are.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank P M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food and drinks are on point every time. The service is remarkable. I just love the casual and laid back atmosphere. The unique decor serves as a show with your meal. There's a lot of cool stuff to look at and a lot of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank randamacc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommend by zoo personal. Son and I wanted to try some local food, this was perfect. Great outdoor seating for the weather. Ordered breast and wing combo. I loved the chicken, it was crispy, with a slight after bite of heat. Moist, big meaty pieces....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank carolyn h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fried chicken, 40 oz beers and homemade tamales? What more do you need? Sit outside if weather permits because your clothes will soak up the grease, but that's sort of the cost of doing business when eating great fried chicken.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JWrightAU1224
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

There I was, driving down a road in Chattanooga. All of a sudden, out of no where, this wonderful smell grabbed my nose and forced me to turn my care around to find the source of this nose grabbing smell. I located the source of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Phillip541
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Never ever have we had a bad meal. This still holds up as one of the best fried Chicken places in town. In fact, last week we visited our other location. This night was chicken livers for me, not only the best in town, but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank davidisrael126
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

1st time at Champy’s and it was just as great as advertised, if not better! The two piece, bone in, as suggested by Sarah was amazing! The coleslaw was great too! Super friendly staff with quick and friendly service. Couldn’t have asked for a better...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank outdoorfella
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Dear Champy's Famous Fried Chicken on MLK.... thanks to your horrible service this evening you have officially lost my business. As we entered the restaurant we were told to sit wherever we like. We sat for over 15 minutes with people being served all around...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Champy's was great! The fried chicken was most and delicious and the sides were just as good! We'll definitely be stopping in again when we're in Chattanooga!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bigmikewhitlock
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6 November 2017|
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Response from William H | Reviewed this property |
49 is large; best to call and ask. Arrangements might be possible at Lee Highway location. Time of your event could be a factor as well. Kitchen will definitely need advance notice as that’s A LOT of people...and chicken!!
Emily T
2 May 2017|
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Response from Ann J | Reviewed this property |
Not sure try calling them
Eric W
2 November 2015|
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Response from DHSeid | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, either. But to be sure, you can all them at (423) 752-9198
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 E ML King Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37403-4111
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-752-9198
  • E-mail
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