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UNCLE Lou's Fried Chicken

3633 Millbranch Rd, Memphis, TN 38116-4817
+1 901-332-2367
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“biscuits” (93 reviews)
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3633 Millbranch Rd, Memphis, TN 38116-4817
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was our third time here and it seems it gets better each time. The chicken the potato salad the biscuits and the red koolaid is the best. Make sure you go here and put your name on the wall

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank S0ndraR
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is usually the first stop we make when we go to Memphis. Uncle Lou and his staff are always so friendly. We take pictures and put our names on the wall of fame. The food and the red koolaid are delicious. My mouth is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kim R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

That’s a heck of a statement to make, but it’s probably true. I’ve traveled all over the south, and have always searched out these little hole in the wall chicken places, in hopes of finding fried chicken nirvana. And I think it finally happened. Lou’s...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Beefseeker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found Uncle Lou’s on our way out of town and had chicken wings and a fried chicken breast sandwich, both with the mild sauce. The sauce looked hot when it arrived but was truly mild and full of flavor. We also ordered potato salad,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank afigus14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This little chicken joint was not featured once, but three timea on the Food Network. Twice it was on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives (Season 0 Episode 20 - Crazy for Chicken; Season 4 Episode 5 - Where the Locals Eat) and then on The Best...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 354allens
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty chicken but poor service and lacked ambiance. Washroom was dirty and the decor was dusty. Definitely does not deserve to be number 30 of recommended places to eat in Memphis.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LME939
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

This is a local gem of an eatery. Specializes in fried chicken. It comes out covered in either a mild or a hot sauce and both are great. I tend to go to the mild. It’s still got some heat to it but it is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 616MattC
Reviewed 31 October 2018

if you are in the area stop on in it is def worth it. the chicken is really good the people that work there are super nice

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank segrey
Reviewed 19 October 2018

I had the Spicy chicken wings, corn bread and fried Okra, really tasty . Good price and easy parking

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jives11
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Alot of places claim to have world famous chicken. Lous has the best chicken wings i have ever tasted. The best part is it comes with good old fashioned Koolaid. Yes its been on tv on food network, foods the bomb. The interior does appear...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tenakey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3633 Millbranch Rd, Memphis, TN 38116-4817
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > McKellar - Whitehaven-Levi PD
  • Neighbourhood: McKellar - Whitehaven-Levi PD
  • Phone Number: +1 901-332-2367
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