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Chicken Lips

Bar, Pub, American
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5508 County Rd N, Ste 3, Sun Prairie, WI 53590-9580
+1 608-837-6721
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
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103 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fast bar food any day, any night. They serve excellent wings, made to your liking! We love the casual atmosphere. Come as you are... stay for wings and a beer!

Thank Happy60319
Chicago, IL
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108 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

If you're on a mission to hit hole in the wall chicken, burrito, and burger joints then you better add Chicken Lips to your short list. And besides that, how can you not smile when you hear a restaurant with the name Chicken Lips? This is a non-descript house located a few miles from Madison, WI. It's very casual inside... More 

Thank chicagotravels
Madison, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is a little hole in the wall place with AMAZING wings. The staff is really friendly. The other food we got was good as well, but the wings are a MUST. Really great little gem.

Thank LindsayF717
Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I was in Madison for work and went to Chicken Lips on a recommendation. Boy, was she right! Oh, yeah! This place is legit!

Thank Jelani P
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Owner very friendly. Wings are awesome! Fries too. Nice atmosphere to enjoy beers with friends! Many locals seems everyone know your name kinda place!

Thank mjk131
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

The wings have a to die for flavor. However they are not the best quality wings I've ever had. Both trips to chicken lips the service has greatly lacked. They were very busy both times though. Felt under staffed a bit.The blue cheese is by far the best I've ever had. I can eat the blue cheese like pudding an... More 

1 Thank Ross W
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71 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Chicken Lips is what it is. A dive bar. You need to know the process. Menu on the wall. Order at the bar, and pay. Cash only. Fifteen minutes later the wings are delivered to your table. The wings are a lot better than you would expect. I like the original, and my wife like the dry rub. Onion rings... More 

Thank J C M
Morganton, Georgia
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101 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

If your going for atmosphere or want something fancy keep looking. If you want cold beer and the best wings around look no further. 4 flavors to choose from but about the best wings I've ever had. And they are not the tiny hummingbird wings I've had at some places -- these are nice size and tasty.

Thank Twinhitch
Crivitz, wi
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119 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

I had "original" wings - with a rub plus a just-spicy-enough sauce. (The owner told me that habanero powder could be sprinkled on to the eaters preference/tolerance!). My wife had the wings with rub. She said they are the best she's ever had - and this is from a certifiable chicken wing freak who's eaten them on four continents. The... More 

Thank northerngrandpa
Madison, Wisconsin
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416 reviews
263 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

This small bar offers great chicken wings and pub chips. We had both with their dry seasoning. The blue cheese dip is also very tasty. The bar is small with bar seating and a few tables. They did not a large selection of wine but they did have a varieties on hand. The service is both friendly and efficient. It... More 

Thank Marie R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5508 County Rd N, Ste 3, Sun Prairie, WI 53590-9580
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Sun Prairie
  • Phone Number: +1 608-837-6721
Opened May 2011. Used to be Buckshots. See them on Facebook (url above is to the newspaper article about them; they don't have a website).

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?