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Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken

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1007 Center Dr, Richmond, KY 40475-3838
+1 859-623-0253
10:30 - 21:00
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Winchester, Kentucky
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191 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick lunch on our way to Tennessee. Very disappointed with the buffet. Very few options. Service was good. Restaurant clean.

Thank Jack S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The fold is very good, especially the chicken tenders. The price is very reasonable, especially, if you order the special promotions.

Thank Corny22
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

I have had lunch catered by Lee's quite a few times and it is always an experience Iook forward too. Their food is great especially the chicken.

Thank Ben N
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken catered our group of twenty for a working lunch. The chicken was good and I enjoyed their mashed potatoes. I was not a big fan of the Cole slaw but my teammates really seemed to enjoy it. Overall, the chicken was average compared to any other place that sells friend chicken.

Thank Alberto C
Waterford, Michigan
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119 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Decided to get carry in chicken after a long day at the rolex. Pulled up the Lee's menu online. The official site made a point that all locations do not carry the same sides, SO I MADE SURE TO PULL UP THE BEREA LOCATION SO THAT THE SIDES WOULD BE ACCURATELY REPRESENTED. I was delighted to see that the berea... More 

Thank padmill0906
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I don't get how this brand has lasted almost fifty years if the food served here is representative of what I can expect at Lee's. It is absolutely flavorless. Neither my wife or I were able to finish our meals. I got the spicy chicken. How a spicy chicken can be tasteless is beyond me. The mac and cheese as... More 

Thank Travis S
Doha, Qatar
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2015

Fried chicken, like KFC but without the spices in the breading. Buffet is also like KFC's, but much smaller. Prices are a bit lower than KFC.

Thank GlobeTrottingMommy
San Antonio, Texas
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376 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2015

With less than 24 hours notice I ordered food, plates, cups, utensils, etc. for 75 people for fellowship after a funeral. They delivered everything to the designated location on time, and I was so relieved. I didn't try all the food, but I heard no complaints. The peach cobbler with pineapple, which I did eat, was excellent.

Thank J E
Berea, Kentucky
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125 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

We stop and get strips for our son all the time, hard to beat the price with a coupon. The size of the strips are huge and will fill you up. The mashed potatoes are good and the potato wedges are very big and tasty! The managers attitude is not pleasant but others are nice.

Thank Brandon R
Richmond, Kentucky
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 November 2013

Talk about heaven in a box! For some reason I've always had this negative view of Lee's in my head and with no real reason or logic behind it because I had never ate their. Now I eat there all the time. If you haven't ate at one yet you're missing out. Great prices and good food what more could... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1007 Center Dr, Richmond, KY 40475-3838
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 859-623-0253

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