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The Original J.R. Crickets in Midtown Atlanta

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Service
Value
Atmosphere

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PRICE RANGE
$8 - $14
CUISINES
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner

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Menu

APPETIZER
$9.99
Riss Only
$6.99
Appetizers Combo
some of each of the four below
$5.79
Chese Stix
w/marinara sauce
$5.79
Potato Cheese Popper
$6.89
Fried Mushrooms
SANDWICHES
Add Mushrooms, Jalapenos, Bacon Or Cheese $0.69, Buffulo Style For Only $0.75; All The Below Are Served With Franch Fries And Cole Slaw.
$8.79
Buffalo Philly
choose, steak or chicken, grilled with onions, topped with cheese, wing sauce & ranch dressing
$8.59
Buffato Style Chicken Sanwich
chargrilled or fried and painted with our original buffalo style wing sauce topped with lettuce, tomato and ranch
$8.29
Cricket Burger
one half pound of chargrilled beef, just tell us how you want it
$8.59
Chicken Philly
chicken breast meat, thinly slieed, grilled with onions and covered with cheese
$7.99
Cricket Club Triple Deeker
ham, turkey, bacon, cheese, lettuce, tomato and mayo open wide
$6.99
Turkey Burger
one half pound of chargrilled beef, just tell us how you want it
SEAFOOD
$9.29
Shrimp Platter
10 pieces of fried shrimp, served with fries and cole slaw cocktail sauce
$7.29
Fried Calm Strips
fried golden brown served with fries and cole slaw and tartar sauce
$8.59
Fish Basket
whiting, breaded lightly fried, served with fries and cole slaw and tartar sauce
$9.59
Bufallo Style Shrimp
sauced to your taste, served with fries and cole slaw and blue cheese dressing
$13.59
Fisherman's Feast
shrimp, scallops, clam strips & fish, served with fries and cole slaw tartar and cocktail
$9.59
Scallop Platter
fried lightly and served with fries cole, slaw and tartar sauce
BUFFALO STYLE CHICKEN WINGS
10 Pcs $8.19
Single Order
20 Pcs $14.49
Double Order
30 Pcs $20.19
Triple Order
50 Pcs $34.09
Party Order
70 Pcs $47.59
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

We had an off day in Atlanta and were wandering around with one of our friends who just moved to ATL. We popped into J.R. Crickets and lucked into a delicious lunch. I had the Chicken and Waffles. Waffle was tasty. Chicken tenders were perfect....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jon S
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

A must stop when in Atlanta. I ordered 10 lemon pepper wet wings and 3 bbq ribs. It also came with fries. Come here hungry!!!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MikeESanDiego
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Had their traditional lemon pepper wings from heaven. I’m a wing connoisseur and these were some of the best I’ve had. A little dry but wow... packed with flavor. I will go back!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank FA2013
Reviewed April 19, 2018

For me this place was ok., Its old and needs a renovation. The Food is ok. The wings are nothing more than Average. The Service was ok. The Parking is great. Not enough TV's. to watch Sports.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank JanthonyA1VIP
Reviewed April 13, 2018

We couldn't find a parking space at the other location(drove by it) and so went to the Original. It was Sunday evening April 8th, right after we left the MLK center. We parked in front and went in. I was prepared to take it to-go,...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank carla482015
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

This was my second visit in less than two weeks. I was here for a late night meeting with my girl for my birthday. I have the same server I had then. She was cool. You have to try the Buffalo Lemon Pepper wings. Lemon...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank tashan313
Reviewed October 5, 2017

We used to go to the J.R. Crickets across from The Varsity before Tech football games so I remember it fondly. Decided to try out this venue before going to an Atlanta United game. Absolutely loved the hot wings, probably the best I've had in...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank kurokitty
Reviewed September 13, 2017

A group of us came in at about 2:30 AM and got wings. Great service from fun people. We enjoyed the wings and had great conversations with the employees. The wings were great...cooked perfectly to a crispy outside and juicy inside. Got our hot sauce...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank TheBigD2014
Reviewed June 19, 2017

We ordered pick up a couple Sundays ago and enjoyed our wings. We called ahead and they were ready in 20 minutes. We got there a little early and they were ready shortly after we got there. Service was good. The inside looked fine. We...More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank soitgoes14
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited this location on a Sunday night. Parking was only $5, which is not bad downtown. It wasn't crowded at all. Upon entering, we were told that we could sit anywhere. Once seated, a server promptly came to our table to...More

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank VDWright
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