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2117 Crockett Rd, Palestine, TX 75801-6013
+1 903-723-0339
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Buffalo, New York
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Three years ago we were down there and had the best catfish. So of course while visiting family we had to go back. Sad! It was a waste of time and money!

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Thank Sam H
Tyler, Texas
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545 reviews
318 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Have eaten lunch here a few times and have been pleased every time. The chicken strips are great and they have a nice selection of dipping sauces if you don't want gravy. The biscuit was awesome, melts in your mouth. The staff was very friendly, I'll be back.

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Thank WildHaireHiking
Detroit, Michigan
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12 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

I went by to the restaurant from a recommendation, and they compared it to Popeyes....... They couldn't have been more wrong. The chicken was OK, Service OK but their sweet tea was really good. I would pass on this restaurant if ever offered it again.

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Thank wandaj42lj
Groves, Texas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

I went to this Chicken Express twice during a three day trip. Once around 3 p.m. for a quick meal for my daughter and once for supper on Saturday night. Both times I went through the drive thru and waited much too long. I'm not from Palestine but the Chicken Express in Port Neches, Texas (closest to me) line moves... More 

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Thank Tameril
Palestine, Texas
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016

Standard chicken place. Quick counter service. I have always gotten more chicken strips than what is advertised. Sweet tea is popular. Chicken can be a bit greasy at times but it has been mostly fresh. Sides are typical but good.

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Thank marc b
Grapeland, Texas
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459 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2016

Normally I LOVE Chicken Express however this time there were more not so good things than good things. I was very surprised to see the usually fluffy warm roll pressed on top of pieces of fried okra on top of the gravy container. So unappetizing! My husband's roll was also smashed on the top of the gravy container so somewhere... More 

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Thank Connie C
Longview, Texas
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2015

My kids and I really enjoy Chicken Express, even though we don't eat there often because of the prices. The chicken is the best in Palestine, and is always the same. We always get the tenders because they are so moist and tasty. To be fair, for the price you pay, you do get a lot of food. We especially... More 

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Thank jgj2019
Onalaska, Texas
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92 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2014

Some days the food is really good and so is the service. Other times not so good. If you want a fish dinner don't come during peak hours because they sell out fast and don't restock quick enough. Should not have to wait 15 minutes for them to cook it.

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Thank Mildred K
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 16, 2014 via mobile

The service is always good, the food is never cold, and the sweet tea is extra sweet! The chicken isn't too greasy either, which I appreciate.

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Thank Morgan B
Palestine, Texas
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2013

Chicken Express is my No. 1 chicken stop. Large pieces, have always seemed fresh, average pricing. Fast service.

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Thank Ann P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2117 Crockett Rd, Palestine, TX 75801-6013
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Palestine
  • Phone Number: +1 903-723-0339

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