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Somebody Help This Poor Girl: Best Fried Chicken in Dallas

A reader asks where to find the best fried chicken in Dallas.
By Nancy Nichols |

fried-chicken-stampede-66-7539This old gal was around when Youngblood’s ruled Dallas’ world of fried chicken. She also worshiped the original Henderson’s that served a chicken breast and fries piled on two pieces of white bread and topped with a whole jalapeno.

I know about Sissy’s and other fancy indoor restaurants that serve fried chicken. Yesterday my kids and I wanted to do a picnic and I realized I hadn’t picked up chicken from a take-out place in years. My neighbor recommended Popeye’s. That didn’t work for me. Could you maybe ask your readers to help this old gal. Not like I need the calories but now I’m curious.

If you want to find restaurants that serve great fried chicken, here are our picks.