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Jay's Krispy Fried Chicken

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218 N Main St, Sikeston, MO 63801-4212
(573) 471-8472
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars 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 

Thank abrose98
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

My favorite is their chicken sandwich with their famous mustard sauce! It is an amazing jalapeño mustard sauce that you MUST try!!! Addictive!!! I think I get the sandwich for the sauce!!! Actually it is all amazing and very reasonably priced!!! The buffet they have inside is wonderful as well. Home cooked food! Enjoy!

Thank Tara R
Smyrna, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

It just don't get no better than this. Don't look for fancy, but the food is awesome. The buffet or by order, it's all good. We always stop in here every time we are in town

1 Thank Glenn M
Missouri City, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

The best place to get chicken livers and gizzards on the planet, only thing i wish they would do is have 1/2 and 1/2 orders, i like a bit of both without ordering 2 full orders of them, most places do....service is great, even when busy as heck....I will continue to eat here in the future.......

1 Thank bigstore69
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

just finished lunch at jay's krispy fried chicken in Sikeston, mo. the food was fantastic. we had the lunch buffet for under 7.00. a true savings for sure. buffet contained lots of good food items. the chicken livers and gizzards were the best I have ever had anywhere and I am over 70 years old. (don't tell my mother) small... More 

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Restaurant Details

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