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Nov 27, 2006 02:23 AM

Mary Brown's Fried Chicken [moved from Ontario board]

On the advice of some chowhounds, I tried this KFC. It was moment of weakness. I am not proud.

Anyhow, this place is alright. Better than KFC to be sure. And those "taters" are delish! (Lightly battered fluffy potato wedges). Yes, I know I'm going to hell.

If you're having a fried chicken hankerin', and you want something a good bit better than KFC, try this spot on Dufferin near Lawrence.

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  1. I confess--I liked it too, Fwagra. But then again, I like Popeye's on occasion.

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    1. re: Yongeman

      KFC, Chick 'N Joy, Popeye's, Mary Brown's, Dixie Lee, home made.

      The climbing scale of fried chicken delight.

          1. re: Atahualpa

            Thanks. I'm going (to the one in Brampton. I'm often up there).

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      1. If youre in the Oshawa area, try the Mary Browns near the OC (Oshawa Centre). I think they are the best of the best Mary Browns. Chicken is crispy and nicely flavoured, and best taters EVER.

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        1. re: jennjen18

          I agree, this location is the best Ive tried

        2. I haven't had Mary Brown's in a long time...I used to have it quite a bit as a kid though...I remember their batter/skin being okay but their chicken being very moist and juicy, much better then the dry and flavourless meat at KFC.

          I'm a fan of Popeye's though...always crave it when I past by Etobicoke at the mall on Finch and whatever. Juicy, flavourful, and greasy, the ultimate in junk food, lol