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Good southern fried chicken in South Bay or Peninsula?

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madoka Nov 9, 2010 12:35 PM

Hounds,

I have been craving good southern style fried chicken lately. I looked through past threads and found recommendations in SF or East Bay, plus one for Lil' Biscuit House in San Mateo and Ma Pinkie's which is closed.

Are there any good places other than Lil' Biscuit House that I can try closer to the South Bay? I am looking specifically for breaded fried chicken. I love Korean style fried chicken too but my mouth is watering thinking about crispy batter fused with skin...

Thanks so much!

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Lil' Biscuit House
55 37th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94403

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    madoka Nov 12, 2010 11:16 AM

    Thanks for the recommendations, guys! I will definitely check out Bayonne.

    Does Piccadilly Catering have a restaurant? I saw the menu for the Sunday Brunch but everything else seems to be for event catering. That brunch sure sounds enticing though. :)

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    Piccadilly Catering
    1072 Shell Blvd, K Foster City, CA

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      mikeh Nov 12, 2010 01:45 PM

      The website is very outdated. I think they've been offering a daily weekday lunch menu (your typical Southern-style arrangement of a meat n' two sides plus drink) for a couple of years now.

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      alina555 Nov 9, 2010 07:13 PM

      Piccadilly Catering now offers their fried chicken at lunch (used to only be during their Sunday cajun brunch). Much better than Lil Biscuit House's (in my opinion).

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      Piccadilly Catering
      1072 Shell Blvd, K Foster City, CA

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        emi50 Nov 9, 2010 03:59 PM

        Bayonne in downtown San Jose/

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          mikeh Nov 12, 2010 01:47 PM

          hmm...Bayonne isn't classifc Southern fried chicken in the sense that it is breaded and fried boneless chicken breast. Not saying that it isn't good, but it all depends on what the OP is looking for.

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          Littleman Nov 9, 2010 03:36 PM

          Check out Chez Panisse in Berkeley.

          http://www.chezpanisse.com/menus/cafe...

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          Chez Panisse
          1517 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709

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            wolfe Nov 9, 2010 03:53 PM

            Not only is Chez Panisse not famous for their fried chicken neither is it in the South Bay or the Peninsula as can be seen on the map.

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            Chez Panisse
            1517 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709

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