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Wishbone Family Restaurant

#348 of 2,736 Restaurants in Denver
₹₹ - ₹₹₹American
9701 Federal Blvd, Denver, CO 80260-7446
+1 303-465-6204
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried chicken” (26 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
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9701 Federal Blvd, Denver, CO 80260-7446
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Reviewed 13 June 2015

I don't think I've ever written a "Terrible" review but I was absolutely disgusted by the food (and I use the term loosely) here. I ordered gizzards from the appetizer menu. There was a huge serving of them (battered and fried) accompanied by a plastic...More

Date of visit: June 2015
1  Thank Gr8Accountant
Reviewed 7 June 2015

We had a pleasant experience here last night. Our server was very nice and made sure we were well taken care of. My husband had the full chicken plate and I had the chicken fried chicken. Our server dropped one of my chicken patties and...More

Date of visit: June 2015
1  Thank Samstravblog
Reviewed 24 May 2015

Comfort food for sure! People that complain have obviously never been to their Moms for fried chicken! Sushi suckers need not apply! haha! Has reminded me of Denver Drumstick Chicken and Shrimp since my first try in the late seventies. I personaly believe the Lochi...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank chris l
Reviewed 5 May 2015

I have been several times to the Wishbone in Denver, and have always enjoyed the food. After reading some recent reviews, I thought I would give it a little more scrutiny this time. I was greeted by the owner very cordially and once seated, the...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank PeggyH17
Reviewed 8 April 2015

This is comfort food priced right for an entire family. The chicken is fried, served hot and crispy. They offer a choice of potatoes but my favorite is fries with chicken gravy. A piece of Texas toast with honey is all you need for dessert....More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank DaydreaminginDenver
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We thought to try this, as we had fond memories of another chicken place in south denver and another one up north Wouldn't it be nice to find one nearby! We waited for a little bit- very popular place, and lots of people happy for...More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank judith l
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

We eat here about once a month and they are so friendly and make you feel welcome! The chicken is crispy and your meal always comes out hot! Love to dip the French fries in the gravy along with the Texas toast!

Thank lsfgma
Reviewed 22 January 2015 via mobile

We eat here about every 3 weeks and the chicken, fries and gravy are the best! It's family ran and they are always welcoming!

Thank lsfgma
Reviewed 6 January 2015

We continue to come back, and the food is always sooooo good. Mark always is so funny and greets us and sits us at a booth. I highly recommend this place. They have take out also.

Date of visit: January 2015
Thank Sherry C
Reviewed 8 December 2014

We had been running errands all morning to prepare for a major home remodel. When our hunger overtook our interest in shopping, we picked the Wishbone. As we have become accustomed to, the greeting was welcoming and friendly. We had server number four. She has...More

Date of visit: December 2014
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27 February 2018|
Response from sharon w | Reviewed this property |
I have never had the fish, shrimp is great, but chicken is the best on Denver, great baked potato, just always a great meal!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9701 Federal Blvd, Denver, CO 80260-7446
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-465-6204
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