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Jay's Krispy Fried Chicken

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218 N Main St, Sikeston, MO 63801-4212
+1 573-471-8472
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We have enjoyed our breakfasts at Jay's. The service and food is really great. It is the one time of the year that my husband has bacon, eggs and toast. I always enjoy eating at Jays and especially enjoy the pancakes

Thank Nancy S
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Jay's is another restaurant out of town once local residents visit. The breakfast line during the weekend at the drive through is long but very fast. If you want Fried Chicken on Sunday you better get there before the local churches dismiss. The food is consistent, the staff is friendly and courteous.

Thank PattyZ1979
Sikeston, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

It's a favorite in town. I am a fan of the breakfast menu although the fried chicken is good. One of the few places in town to get breakfast that is not fast food. The service is good. Carry out or eat in. Good size carry out portions. You will likely be satisfied.

Thank tjcruiser98
Sikeston, MO
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Their biscuits are delicious! The biscuits are nice and moist and not dry. The prices are reasonable and the staff is friendly!

Thank weezie97
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

They have a wonderful food bar with all kinds of home favorites. Their chicken sandwiches are to die for.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Great buffet with a great variety of vegetables to choose from. The chicken was great as well as all the other items. We will definitely go back.

Thank Susan B
Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in on a Saturday around lunch time. The chicken we got at the counter was hot and juicy, but not overly flavorful. The buffet was not well stocked, the chicken thighs and legs were warm. The corn bread was inedible, but the biscuits were tasty. The bathroom was disgusting, toilet wouldn't flush, no paper towels and it was... More 

Thank Susan P
Nashville, Tennessee
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

Been here twice. Food pretty good. It's kind of a cross between a sit down restaurant and a fast food place. I haven't eaten there for lunch - just breakfast a couple times. I would like to try their advertised menu items - chicken. But okay on breakfast. You won't be let down.

Thank hedied4oursins
Sikeston, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

We go for the biscuits there the best, anywhere!. The gravy is just ok, could use a little more sausage flavor. Chicken is very good,best in the area.

1 Thank 4wheaties
Napoleon, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

We visited Jay's for lunch. The food was good but nothing I would drive out of my way for. The chicken was crispy and tasted very good but was not very hot. The buffet was priced right ($6.95) for the variety of foods provided. I would say give it a shot if you would like a very local place to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 N Main St, Sikeston, MO 63801-4212
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Sikeston
  • Phone Number: +1 573-471-8472

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