July 6th is National Fried Chicken day. Throughout Atlanta there are plenty of ways to celebrate this delicious holiday:
Deals and specials
City Winery. The spot is serving pecial that includes 8 pieces of fried chicken, a quart of cole slaw, quart of potato salad, and 4 biscuits for $30.
650 North Ave. NE, Atlanta. 404-946-3791, citywinery.com/
TOMORROW ONLY: Celebrate #NationalFriedChickenDay by sharing your story of giving back in your community, and we’ll donate $1 to the #ShowLove Foundation. Stay tuned for the rules! 😉 #NationalFriedChickenDay pic.twitter.com/2KqEn3Dia7— Church's Chicken (@ChurchsChicken) July 5, 2018
Where to eat
We’re a little obsessed with the fried chicken from Kevin Gillespie’s Decatur restaurant Revival — check out our review here, and order it for lunch or dinner today.
129 Church St., Decatur. 470-225-6770, revivaldecatur.com.
We gave a shout out to One Eared Stag’s Nashville hot chicken sandwich as one of our favorites — you can find it on the menu at dinner tonight. Or, check out chef Robert Phalen’s newest venture, Mary Hoopa’s House of Fried Chicken & Oysters for the same tasty bird.
One Eared Stag, 1029 Edgewood Ave., Atlanta. 404-525-4479, oneearedstagatl.com.
Mary Hoopa’s, 2371 Hosea L. Williams Drive, Atlanta. 404-254-5236, maryhoopas.com
We asked readers to vote on their favorite fried chicken in Atlanta — and they said loud and clear that their favorite is from Mary Mac's Tea Room.
Mary Mac's Tea Room, 224 Ponce de Leon Ave. NE, Atlanta. 404-876-1800. www.marymacs.com.
Want to try something a little different? Check out some Japanese fried chicken.
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