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Chicken Oil Company

Certificate of Excellence
American, Bar
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3600 S College Ave, Bryan, TX 77801-4413
+1 979-846-3306
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the place to go for a great burger and cold drinks in a turn of the century atmosphere . Been a Texas Aggie tradition for years .

Thank Don L
Madison, Mississippi
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167 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First off, love the atmosphere. Cool old decor. TVs around for sports fans. Staff was very friendly. Food was okay at best. We got a chicken fried steak and a hamburger and "average" is as good as I could give it. Probably will not return.

Thank CPARebel
San Antonio, Texas
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

This is an old gas station converted to a restaurant that serves THE best burgers in College Station/Bryan, Texas. Tasty and delicious!

Thank Gabe M
Humble, Texas
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

The chicken oil co is a large wooden shack that's situated on a bombed out Parking lot in Bryan Tx Usually you would Describe such a place by next saying it's not much to look at but that is not the case here. It's an awesome place to look at. Think of a whole place decorated with what you would... More 

Thank Matt S
Dallas, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Located in a very log cabin, rustic building - I would give the atmosphere a large plus. Most popular item is the burger and fries and the burger is very good.

Thank ALH972
Richmond, Texas
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

If you are in Aggieland-that's College Station, home of Texas A&M University to the in enlightened, you have to Stop at Chicken Oil Company for lunch or dinner. You can spend hours looking at everything hung on the walls or hanging from the ceiling but the extensive menu will make choosing what to eat tough! Try the huge double meet... More 

Thank Aggietraveler1980
Cypress, Texas
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here several times. Burgers are always good but a little overpriced. The pitcher of beer seemed a little flat.

Thank Grumpy-Texan
Houston, Texas
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94 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

I REALLY wanted to like this place because the decor and atmosphere are great!! The bathrooms were DISGUSTING!!! They ran out of lids for the "to go" drinks we ordered & onion rings but didn't tell us about being out of either when we ordered. They substituted with onion & jalapeños strips that were ice cold and hard as rocks!... More 

Thank Sandra K
San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We waited over an hour for our late lunch to arrive. Our girls enjoyed their burgers, but the chicken fried chicken and chicken fried steaks were less than appetizing. The salad was fresh and crisp. The fries were also fresh. However, the main course tasted as if the oil used to fry it was old. We're not likely to return... More 

Thank Michael D
Irvine, CA
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Absolutely great ambiance with good food. Don't miss it if you're visiting Aggieland. Cheap food but tastes great, and typical of College Station Aggies- friendly and welcoming.

Thank Matthew B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Dining on a budget
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: 3600 S College Ave, Bryan, TX 77801-4413
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Bryan
  • Phone Number: +1 979-846-3306

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