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Reviewed September 6, 2019

We were looking for soul food in Nashville and someone suggested this place. The first thing I asked the cashier is whether the catfish was really catfish or swai. She assured me it was catfish. For $16 I figured it had to be........WRONG. We paid...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

I have a fried catfish combo. It took about 15 minutes from placing my order to pick up. It’s was delicious. I ordered mild, but it was still hot. The heat doesn’t over power the flavor. I’d get it again for sure.

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed September 8, 2018

We love hot chicken, but were not familiar with Helen's. We were passing by and decided to try it. It was good. They cook it after you order. We didn't mind the 20 minute wait to get freshly cooked food. The mild had no heat...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Boned fried chicken was delicious. Cooked to perfection. Many patrons . Great location. Repeat patrons advised on what sauces to order. The maintenance of the establishment was Faye to poor. Poor lighting and bland dining area.

Date of visit: April 2018
Reviewed January 25, 2018

So many friends were telling me to taste and eat Hot Chicken of Nashville. Since Helen's is near to my airbnb on my first night, went in and ordered mild Hot Chicken, coleslaw, and beans. Indeed, I am impressed at the freshly cooked, savory chicken....More

Date of visit: January 2018
Reviewed December 18, 2017

We were on a quest for hot chicken and eventually ended up here basically because it was open on a Sunday and did not have a line around the corner. First off expect a wait of 20 minutes or so because like someone else wrote,...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Reviewed November 29, 2017

I have eaten here 3 times now, Expect a 20 min wait when you order. they cook it up fresh. I have gotten white, dark and wings. all were good. mild is warm, hot is hot. good flavor, but greasy. once a month is good....More

Date of visit: November 2017
Reviewed November 17, 2017

The manager was rude when they got my order wrong, like it was my fault or that I had done something wrong. The chicken was undercooked and greasy, my husband had fish and it was suppose to come with mustard, onions, and pickles and did...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

My family was on a road trip and we came into Nashville to go to Hattie's Fried Chicken. When we got there, there were at least 100 people waiting in line outside on a hot day. We were disappointed but little did we know not...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Reviewed July 14, 2017

When Helen's opened in the Rivergate area, I was a regular. Everyone knew when I invited them out to eat that they were going to Helen's. Loved the smiling people and loved the food. With all the TV's and the drink fountain, I did not...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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