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Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken

306 S Lamar Blvd, Oxford, MS 38655-4012
+1 662-638-3420
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried chicken” (23 reviews)
“fries” (15 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
306 S Lamar Blvd, Oxford, MS 38655-4012
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The best fried chicken in town. I loved the macaroni too. It moved to the new location and that was a good move. The old one had no parking.

Thank tyrone w
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Went to new location and may take some more time to get things back together. Order took 45 minutes to get food. Chicken was no where close to their normal great bird. Fries cold. Not a great atmosphere. This place needs some work. Tis a...More

Thank deltadecision
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Went to the new location on North Lamar. When I ordered the Chicken breast dinner, I was told that they had no chicken breasts ready to cook or serve. I did not want wings or legs, just a couple of crispy coated chicken breasts. I...More

Thank Bagels_and_Grits
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

The food is great and the service is fantastic. I really enjoyed my chicken. It was a comfortable atmosphere too.

Thank Jend0124
Reviewed February 12, 2018

Gus's thus far has always been a nice place to grab a quick bite. They usually have some sort of deal or special going on on one of the discount apps like Hooked or Pocket Points, and the service is very hospitable. It isn't the...More

Thank ashlynnprincipe
Reviewed January 28, 2018

I’ve been living here my whole life and Gus’s never disappointed me once. Their chicken is the best in Memphis. It’s always served hot, crunchy, crispy, spicy and very flavorful. Been to other Gus’s due to business trips, but it’s not the same. The original...More

Thank sdaliasusana
Reviewed January 13, 2018

I recently had fried okra and a fried chicken salad for lunch at Gus's. The price was very reasonable and the atmosphere nice and relaxed. The okra was excellent, a good portion and fried just right. The salad was also excellent, with chunks of juicy...More

Thank Luca B
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Have had fried chicken in many places in USA and many many places in South. Gus’ may very well BD the best second only to Top Hat in New Orleans. Really good, crispy, fresh, hot, well seasoned. Loved it. Are well day two also!

Thank TheDotdog
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure what Gus's is World Famous for, but it can't be the food. I went there to eat with my wife and daughter on a football weekend. My daughter ordered the three piece dark meat plate, my wife ordered the two piece dark...More

1  Thank Wayne R
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Went with a group during a conference and had a little bit of everything. Fried chicken, fried green tomatoes, fried pickles, hush puppies, and fried okra, baked beans, slaw and mac and cheese. Everything was good, but the chicken and beans were out of sight....More

Thank el5150
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Wendy B
March 26, 2015|
Response from finnious | Property representative |
Yes we do, give the store a call for all the information (662) 638-3420
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 S Lamar Blvd, Oxford, MS 38655-4012
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +1 662-638-3420
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