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Good fried chicken restaurant in Koreatown

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I'm going to dinner with some friends next week and promised to take them to a good fried chicken place in Koreatown. Where should we go?

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  1. Mad for Chicken on 5th ave between 31&32nd street, second floor. It has an industrial feel. At night the music and scenes is VERY loud, I don't like how noisy it is but the chicken is very good. Lunch is much quieter.

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      1. re: Scott_C

        +3 for Mad for Chicken. It can get a little "clubby" from Thurs-Sat but it kind of adds to the Ktown vibe. Their chicken is definitely much better than Kyochon and Bonchon - both of which can be quite dry.

        1. re: zeeEats

          agreed its the best of the fried chicken in ktown

          1. re: Lau

            what's the name of the chicken place on 32nd St( south side). on 2nd or 3rd Floor, no English sign. Long bar. then tables by window.
            I liked the chicken there, and some of the other dishes.

            1. re: foodwhisperer

              i think ure thinking about baden baden which closed unfortunately although is still open in NJ, they served tong dak which is something different than korean fried chicken

    1. Yes and the soju there is crazy.