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“Great service!” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Mrs. Knott's Chicken Dinner Restaurant

Mrs. Knott's Chicken Dinner Restaurant
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Ranked #4 of 230 Restaurants in Buena Park
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Brunch, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Montebello, California
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109 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Great service!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2012

We went to dine before going into knotts scary farm. The wait in the line for seating wasn't bad for a Saturday night. We had a party of eight and the wait was no more than 45 minutes. Our server was very good and attentive. We had the family style fried chicken dinner which included a boysenberry pie. Well we had so much food we took home about half the meal and a whole pie! Reviewers posted t was thee best fried chicken in southern California. It was good chicken but I wouldn't say thee best. We asked for the boysenberry butter for our mini biscuits! Super yummmmmm! That took the show. Overall good for and great service!

  • Visited October 2012
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Chandler, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“WHAT HAPPENED?”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2012

We used to drool just thinking about coming here to eat. The food and restaurant in general, is disgusting! How could they change Mrs. Knott's recipes? I dont EVER remember ther NOT being a huge line of people waiting in line for a table...now there's no one and we know why. Don't waste your time or $$$. SO SAD! Shame on you Cedar Fair people!

Visited October 2012
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Newport Beach, California
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“A hearty chicken dinner!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2012

Knott's famous chicken dinner restaurant is still going strong after so many years. The portions are large enough to share between two people thus making it a value meal. While the chicken plate is famous, there are other staples worth trying. Otherwise, the food is good for what it is. The only thing is the queue to get in - it's by far the slowest moving line in KBF. The solution to the long line is go early or skip it for another visit. The famous boysenberry pie makes for a pleasant dessert.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Henderson, Nevada
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5 reviews
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“Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2012

The food is great, just get there early to beat the long lines.The prices are fair for the meals. Their also is several shops along the frontage street. Pick up some Bosenberry coffee and suryap

Visited October 2012
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Trail, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Great food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2012

Fantastic Chicken meal complete with bosenberry pie. Not expensive at all. Full course meal $23 for 2

Visited September 2012
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