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106 S Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1507
607-535-2315
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery

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Visitor rating
  • 33
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
I Love Mr Chicken

Whenever I get back home, I make sure that I have a meal from Mr Chicken. I love their chicken and they have the best potato salad. They also have luscious desserts. The locals all go here so that is a pretty good clue that the food will be good and affordable. Nothing fancy, just a lot of choices... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
Marsha49
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Omak, Washington
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North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Was afraid it was a fried chicken place, but it's rotisserie chicken, and pretty good. Good sides, lots of choices, and do a brisk business. Good place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Because I have issues Im going to point the bathroom was very clean and now Im going to tell you the chicken was very good and the pies too. Prices were very decent

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Omak, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Whenever I get back home, I make sure that I have a meal from Mr Chicken. I love their chicken and they have the best potato salad. They also have luscious desserts. The locals all go here so that is a pretty good clue that the food will be good and affordable. Nothing fancy, just a lot of choices for... More 

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Pooler, Georgia
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The food is good and we go here every time we stop or stay in Watkins Glen, and we've been going here for years (and remember that it's impolite to ask a lady an age, so you know it must be good if my family has been coming back all of these years). My only complaint was they recently screwed... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

We visit Watkins Glen once a year and we make sure to eat at Mr.Chicken every time! It's not fancy but the food is wonderful. The pies are homemade and wonderful as well.

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Interlaken, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Mr. Chicken is just across from the Watkins Glen Gorge Franklin St enterance. They offer quick chicken foods from "fingers" to dinners at counter service. Chicken by the bucket (warm or cold) is available and the salads and sides are very good> They also offer many other choices such as hot dogs, assorted sandwiches, and excellent choices of homemade pies.... More 

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Middletown, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Place looks a bit run down, but service was fast and friendly,and the chicken was very good. Was a little nervous when I first walked in ,but it smelled so good I had to try it. I'm glad I did.

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Seekonk, MA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Judge the book by its cover. Old, not very clean, unenthused staff. Chicken was okay...mashed potatoes not good.

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Horsham, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Do not drive by! The portions were generous. The gravy was delicious. Fortunately for my waistline we were not back by here again! Three of us had the chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy and we were not able to eat it all! Delicious.

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Valrico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Sad to say... But just ok. I have been coming here all my life. Every summer we hit Mr. Chicken. This summer it was a huge disappointment. The chicken was really dry, the side items were very expensive and it was not a good experience overall. Sure we'll give it another chance but it will be a while before we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 106 S Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1507
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Watkins Glen
  • Phone Number: 607-535-2315
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?