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Chicken Run

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American, Steakhouse, Ice Cream, Family Fare
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5639 State Route 23, Corner of Route 23 and South Street, Windham, NY 12496
518-734-5353
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 77
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great value for the money.

My hiking group enjoyed a satisfying meal at Chicken Run. The service was great and the menu was adequate though not inspired. The portions were large and everyone had a good time. The prices were low and there was a great view of the mountains from the patio where we ate.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
John K
,
Middlebury, Connecticut
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
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150 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Middlebury, Connecticut
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

My hiking group enjoyed a satisfying meal at Chicken Run. The service was great and the menu was adequate though not inspired. The portions were large and everyone had a good time. The prices were low and there was a great view of the mountains from the patio where we ate.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Loved the fried chicken. The bleu cheese on the salad is great! Our waitress was very accommodating the patio is wonderful and s'mores for the fire pit

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Butler, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Awesome place and wonderful atmosphere. Chicken was delicious, mac n cheese was mouthwatering and so were the mashed potatoes! Wish I could have stayed for the fire pit in the back, but just another reason to make another trip!

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Albany, New York, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We go there often and are never dissatisfied. Great service and food. An all around fun place to eat with family or friends.

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Hamden, CT
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Sitting in the shadow of the Windham Mountain ski area of the Catskill Mountains, Chicken Run is unimposing on the outside, comfortable on the inside, and really delivers the goods. It's great for after ski, and has a menu full of satisfying dishes that include a children's menu that doesn't skimp on the portions. Don't let the name of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I recently hosted an end of the year ski party at Chicken Run and it was amazing! The staff were so helpful in planning this event for 50 people. They went out of their way to work with us to make sure that the meal was just what we wanted. It's such a fun place for families with kids to... More 

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NE USA
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This is a great family friendly place close to Ski Windham. The food is great with generous portions and decent prices. The staff go out of the way to make your visit enjoyable and keep the kids busy with activities including creative toys.

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Hopewell Junction, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

Pure S#%T. This was the worst meal I had just about anywhere. If your looking for an enjoyable, well prepared meal do not come here. The wings are mediocre, the ribs are generic, but the prize goes to the meat loaf. It had to have been the lousiest meat loaf I encountered. Dry, tasteless, and was OLD !!! This place... More 

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cape may court house, n.j.
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97 reviews 97 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Well. There's the Name. And then the NAME. Again. I asked a local about Chicken Run. He thought it was a good place to Bulk up on protein. As I enter Chicken Run, there is a hostess station but no hostess to be seen. After a few minutes, I wander into the dining room and seat myself. Wait staff are... More 

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Massapequa, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Its a shame I live so far from Windham or I would come here all the time. The atmosphere is homey and super welcoming. If you go here you NEED to try the honey fried chicken. At first I was skeptical of combining the two ingredients, but I was proven wrong. Perfect honey-to-chicken ratio. Additionally, their bread pudding was one... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5639 State Route 23, Corner of Route 23 and South Street, Windham, NY 12496
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Catskill Region  >  Windham
  • Phone Number: 518-734-5353

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 24
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Ice Cream, Family Fare

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?