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251 North Chicago Street, Joliet, IL 60432
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7:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 29
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  • 26
    Very good
  • 1
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  • 3
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Good food

Great chicken chunks! Very tasty and the jojos (potato wedges) are delicious also. With a wide variety of side dishes, there's something for everyone!

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Great chicken chunks! Very tasty and the jojos (potato wedges) are delicious also. With a wide variety of side dishes, there's something for everyone!

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Joliet, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

The George n Eddie meal is chicken chunks, jojo's ( tater wedges ), dirty rice and a biscuit....to due for...you choice of dipping sauces. Makes me hungry just writing this!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

They call them "breast chunks" and you have to try them. Pure white meat that has been deep fried in hot oil. Nice side orders of rice, too. It's not your typical fried chicken place, but that's what has made it unique and a Joliet tradition for several decades. Located in downtown Joliet.

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Joliet, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

the chicken chunks and dipping sauces are to die for. I have been coming here for over 30 years and it just gets better and better. The staff is fun and friendly and the food speaks for itself

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Joliet, Illinois, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

If you enjoy fried chicken then you will probably love the chicken chunks at Chicken-N-Spice. The all white meat chicken chunks are unique in taste and size. The crispy coating is fantastic and unlike anything else you will encounter. Combine these with thier chice of dipping sauses and you have a one of a kind eating experience. My only complaint... More 

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Plainfield, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Eat here for excellent fried chicken chunks of white meat. You will not be disappointed. Very reasonably priced. I will definitely be back for more.

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Joliet, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This is a very good inexpensive place to go and have chicken related foods. This is not fancy and you do not dress up to go here. Many people eat lunch and supper here. They have an excellent chicken chunks meal with rice, beans and biscuits. The food is very good and filling. Many people come here and order to... More 

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Grenada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The Chicken-n-Spice has the best chicken chunks that can be found! The choice of dipping sauces are great, I like the sweet ans hot.

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Joliet, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The biggest I've Ever seen. Tasty and spicy! Their sides are good too. Cole slaw and beans and rice.

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manhattan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This place has great food! they get very busy during Graduations, etc. We order lots of Chicken chunks, when we have a party.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 251 North Chicago Street, Joliet, IL 60432
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Joliet

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm

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