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Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken

505 Highway 70 W, Mason, TN 38049-5413
+1 901-294-2028
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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505 Highway 70 W, Mason, TN 38049-5413
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Best fried chicken I believe i’ve ever had!Mac & cheese was delicious and Hubby really liked their slaw.

Thank AnnaStrawn
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

A friend and I were out for a bike ride and decided to go to go to Gus’s. I’ve been to the one in Memphis and wanted to give the original restaurant a try. I was not disappointed. It was what I thought it would...More

Thank Wilton J
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

The Chicken was fresh and delicious. Spicy but not hot . I enjoyed everything. I had friends from Louisiana visiting and we stopped for lunch. We enjoyed it.

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed June 18, 2018

One of my favorite shows in The Best This I Ever Ate, Gus's was featured on the show and it had always sparked my interest of wanting to try it. I always would be like one day I'm going to Gus's, one day I'm going...More

Thank MontezHilliard
Reviewed October 19, 2017

Decided to stop in at this, the flagship, original location of the Brand for lunch. Seated immediately; server had our drinks and our order in a matter of minutes. As we waited for our food there was a steady stream of customers coming in for...More

Thank David B
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Drove 30 miles to try this place out. This place was very friendly and the food was amazing! I can not wait to bring some friends from out of town here.

Thank Sophie B
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

Awful and dry , serving leftovers and nothing as promised. Manager assured us that their chicken is made to order and we waited 40 minutes to get our food for takeout. It was the worst fried chicken we ever ate. Chicken was dry and it...More

Thank 218charlys
Reviewed June 13, 2017

My son and I stopped here while driving through Mason. The menu is limited, but if you come here you should be expecting to eat fried chicken. The chicken is spicy, but not so hot that it takes away from the taste. The sides I...More

Thank tntands
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

I truely believe this is the best Fried Chicken I have ever had the pleasure of eating! Cooked to order by the great-grandson of the recipes originator, i don't believe it wiuld be the same at any other location!

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed February 21, 2017

We had been to this place years ago after a review in USA Today. We liked it but they had a fire shortly afterwards and were closed for a while. Then Gus's restaurants started opening in Memphis so we went to them several times. They...More

Thank biztravel2
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September 20, 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth W | Reviewed this property |
Somewhere near $8, I believe.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 Highway 70 W, Mason, TN 38049-5413
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Mason
  • Phone Number: +1 901-294-2028
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