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4396 Hopocan Ave., Barberton, OH
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Ranked #1 of 44 Restaurants in Barberton
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Description: (330) 825-9923
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English first
Medina, Ohio
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

It was dinner time and we decided to go out and invited my mom. Our choice for dinner was Hopocan Gardens. As usual, the chicken was delicious! We ordered the hot sauce, coleslaw and green beans as our sides. Also, ordered a side of fries to go along with the meal. Our daughter tried the grilled ham and cheese sandwich... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Hopocan Gardens is a unique chicken. I love the stuff myself, combine that with some hot sauce and some vinegary cole slaw your are set to go for the best chicken dinner ever. Highly recommend or at least worth a try.

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Uniontown, Ohio
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57 reviews 57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

There are several places in Barberton to go for Chicken, but this is the Best. Food is always good, and on Monday they have their regular, Dark or White, for $6.00.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

Can't do it every day or you'd be dead. But if you're gonna do chicken dinner, why settle for less than the best. Get extra hot sauce.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Every time. It feels like home. Fries leave something to be desired. And the hot sauce is hit or miss on the consistency. But damn do I love it.

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Seville, Ohio
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74 reviews 74 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

The restaurant is older and the front seating is uncomfortable for anyone who is plus size or has a problem getting up/down. FOOD - there are other things on the menu but we always have the 'traditional' Barberton Chicken meal. HOT _ TASTY_PLENTIFUL, going back every week for more. I would like to suggest to those who might be new.... More 

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Woodbine, Maryland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

This was my first Barberton Chicken Dinner and it was wonderful. Fried chicken that tastes like chicken, not overpowered by spices, beautiful crust and texture. While there, I decided to go for the total package experience: chicken accompanied by "hot sauce" which is a soupy version of spanish rice, slaw (a spicy vinegar-based version) and fries (rivaling those found on... More 

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Medina, Ohio, United States
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109 reviews 109 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I finally made it to Hopocan Gardens for some amazing fried chicken. What a wonderful home town restaurant. I have heard about this place ever since I moved to Cleveland and finally ... got to eat this famous chicken. This truly was the best fried chicken I have eaten in quite sometime. The restaurant is nothing fancy, but who cares,... More 

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Akron, Ohio
20 reviews 20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

Looked great on New Day Cleveland - golden chicken, hand cut fries, " WOW " very different in person - 4 piece classic white = a breast, a wing, they had even removed the drummette, leg and a back - first time I knew a leg is white meat and the back what a joke !!! The chicken and the... More 

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Doylestown, Ohio
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Husband and I eat here about once a year. Barberton chicken is an acquired taste but I like it. Food was good once they got our order sorted out. There were only 3 tables of people In the restaurant. The waitress was very slow, and she forgot to bring out my husband salad. When she brought out the food, they... More 

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Additional Information about Hopocan Gardens

Address: 4396 Hopocan Ave., Barberton, OH
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Barberton
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 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 - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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