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Chicken Fried Steak?

u.of.c. eddie Mar 9, 2008 06:51 AM

Is there any place in Chicagoland where I can find chicken fried steak other than Dixie Kitchen, Chili's, and Texas Roadhhouse? What are some BBQ joints that offer it?

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    imclear RE: u.of.c. eddie Mar 9, 2008 09:39 AM

    When I lived in the city, I would spend an afternoon at the beach and then ride my bike over to Stanley's Kitchen and Tap on the corner of Lincoln and Armitage. They had a great Chicken Fried Steak and their mashed potatoes were some of the best. I lived in Atlanta for 10 years and had acquired a taste for Chicken Fried Steak. Stanley's is at 1970 N. Lincoln Ave in Lincoln Park. More of a college bar/restaurant so it's not pricey.

    This is in the past tense because it has been a few years since I have been there.

    1. mai_world RE: u.of.c. eddie Mar 10, 2008 11:10 AM


      You can try that, I do not know if they have a menu ahead of time.

      Heaven on Seven would probably serve Chicken Fried Steak.

      You can try Kitschn'n on Roscoe. I know they have Fried Chicken and Waffles.


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        Original Kman RE: mai_world Mar 10, 2008 05:42 PM

        Heaven on Seven does indeed serve a pretty good chicken fried steak (speaking only for the Garland building location, never had it at the others).

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          citywayne RE: Original Kman Mar 11, 2008 05:05 AM

          The other one is good too (Wabash and Ohio).

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            libgirl2 RE: Original Kman Mar 11, 2008 08:52 AM

            My husband had this at the HOS in Naperville and loved it. It was almost bigger then the plate!

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