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Jay's Krispy Fried Chicken

Pizza, Chicken Wings
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218 North Main Street, Sikeston, MO 63801
(573) 471-8472
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Chicken breast on biscuit

It's seriously like a piece of Heaven in your mouth! The Chicken breast sandwich on biscuit bread, with special sauce is amazing, but the food here is very expensive. The sandwich is almost $5 and that's not including fries or a drink! I would go at least twice a week if they went down on all... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Biscuits were hit and delicious!! Family had the western and ham and cheese omelet with hash browns. And eggs over easy with ham and biscuits and gravy. If you leave hungry, it's your fault. I had the western omelet and it was very good!!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Went in the middle of the afternoon. Their buffet was over $9 and the chicken was cold and greasy. Wouldn't recommend this place to anyone.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

It's seriously like a piece of Heaven in your mouth! The Chicken breast sandwich on biscuit bread, with special sauce is amazing, but the food here is very expensive. The sandwich is almost $5 and that's not including fries or a drink! I would go at least twice a week if they went down on all their prices!

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Sikeston, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Best place for real chicken and homemade sides in town! Very good service and the price is right! You won't regret it!

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Smyrna, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I travel to Sikeston MO a few times a year and this is THE place to go for breakfast and lunch. Absolutely nothing but great food. KFC, can't touch them. Will go back every time I am there if possible. Highly recommended.

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Bevier, Missouri
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Please ignore all other reviews....the chicken is only thing worth eating. Biscuits were cold and they only put dark meat chicken on the buffet. You get ONE breast or two wings with buffet purchase. What a rip off!!!!

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Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Jays is not a big fancy place to eat but the food is still delicious! The only place I will eat chicken gizzards and chicken livers. They are cooked just right here! No other place compares. The staff are super friendly too!

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Sikeston, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We order takeout from Jay's at least once a month. Great quality and quantity for the price. The coleslaw is my absolute favorite!

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Chicago, Il
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We have been wanting to try this place and we finally got a chance. The chicken is really good as are the sides. The biscuits are amazing! We will definitely be back.

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Mattoon, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

While I’m a little puzzled how it ranks as Sikeston's #3 eatery according to TripAdvisor, I am not here to complain about the place. The food was decent. They have a buffet but we ordered off the menu. The seating area is not all that large and is a bit cramped. The place is apparently popular; there were few vacant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 218 North Main Street, Sikeston, MO 63801
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Sikeston
  • Phone Number: (573) 471-8472

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, Chicken Wings

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