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Mr Chicken - CLOSED

106 S Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1507
+1 607-535-2315
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“chicken” (89 reviews)
“cole slaw” (9 reviews)
“lunch place” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Gluten Free Options
106 S Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1507
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Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

Because I have issues Im going to point the bathroom was very clean and now Im going to tell you the chicken was very good and the pies too. Prices were very decent

Thank Go32
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Whenever I get back home, I make sure that I have a meal from Mr Chicken. I love their chicken and they have the best potato salad. They also have luscious desserts. The locals all go here so that is a pretty good clue that...More

Thank Marsha49
Reviewed 13 July 2015

The food is good and we go here every time we stop or stay in Watkins Glen, and we've been going here for years (and remember that it's impolite to ask a lady an age, so you know it must be good if my family...More

Thank Christa_Squirrel
Reviewed 12 July 2015

We visit Watkins Glen once a year and we make sure to eat at Mr.Chicken every time! It's not fancy but the food is wonderful. The pies are homemade and wonderful as well.

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Mr. Chicken is just across from the Watkins Glen Gorge Franklin St enterance. They offer quick chicken foods from "fingers" to dinners at counter service. Chicken by the bucket (warm or cold) is available and the salads and sides are very good> They also offer...More

1  Thank nanacarol2014
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Place looks a bit run down, but service was fast and friendly,and the chicken was very good. Was a little nervous when I first walked in ,but it smelled so good I had to try it. I'm glad I did.

Thank Bo L
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Judge the book by its cover. Old, not very clean, unenthused staff. Chicken was okay...mashed potatoes not good.

Thank jkelly611
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Do not drive by! The portions were generous. The gravy was delicious. Fortunately for my waistline we were not back by here again! Three of us had the chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy and we were not able to eat it all! Delicious.

Thank Kathleen G
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Sad to say... But just ok. I have been coming here all my life. Every summer we hit Mr. Chicken. This summer it was a huge disappointment. The chicken was really dry, the side items were very expensive and it was not a good experience...More

Thank bobbim892
Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

Great little place with a delicious chicken barbecue. Prices are right where they should be, plenty of parking, and conveniently located right on the main drag, only about a mile from beautiful Seneca Lake. Can get really busy in the summer, as Watkins Glen hosts...More

Thank Wanderlust607NY
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Restaurant Details

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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 S Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1507
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Watkins Glen
  • Phone Number: +1 607-535-2315
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