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Craving Fried Chicken and Waffles

whowantscandy Apr 6, 2007 08:11 PM

Coming from California, I used to eat over at a joint called Roscoe's. It was one of my once in a while glutton filled fried food bliss where I just pretty much damned the California eating healthy lifestyle for the day. Anyways, I was wondering if B'more has a similar type of resto out here? If not, what fried chicken joint do you think would go well with waffles?

Coz, man, fried chicken and waffles sure does sound good.

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    MDicecreamguy Apr 6, 2007 08:34 PM

    There is a restaurant on Baltimore National Pike called Shirleys Family Diner ( It used to be an IHOP) They have Chicken & Waffles on their menu.....haven't tried that dish but their other food is really good!

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    1. re: MDicecreamguy
      whowantscandy Apr 7, 2007 08:14 AM

      Oh wow! Actually, I'm only 3 miles away from Shirley's.

      I'll give it a try sometime this month.

    2. Dennis S Apr 7, 2007 07:32 AM

      Can't help you in B-More, but Glady's Knight opened a place east of DC somewhere a couple of years ago. Haven't been, but it's in the tradition of Roscoe's.

      If you're in DC, the late night menu of Oohs and Aahs has them - and they're good.

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        alopez Apr 7, 2007 08:25 AM

        The place "east of DC" is in the Capital Centre in Landover. Gladys Knight & Ron Winans' Chicken and Waffles. I've not been so I can't comment on the food.

        1. re: Dennis S
          Marty L. Jul 12, 2011 10:36 AM

          In addition to Oohs and Aahs, I've had good renditions for Sunday brunch at Birch & Barley and at Creme Cafe -- but neither in over a year.

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          dcfb Apr 7, 2007 05:58 PM

          Here's a link to a mini-review of our visit to the Knight/Winans Chicken and Waffle Place. I thought it was delicious and will definitely be going back!

          860-E Capital Centre Boulevard
          Largo, Maryland 20774
          Phone: 301-808-6402
          Fax: 301-808-6405


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