We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

“Favorite Quick Lunch between Austin & Houston on 290” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Golden Chick

Golden Chick
Ranked #24 of 33 Restaurants in Giddings
Cuisines: American
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Seating
Description: Home of The Original Golden Tenders, Golden Chick is a fast food restaurant chain offering Golden Fried or Roast Chicken, Fried Catfish, Sandwiches, Fresh Salads, Yeast Rolls and a variety of Sides.
Montgomery, Texas
Level Contributor
89 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
“Favorite Quick Lunch between Austin & Houston on 290”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2008

No, this is not fine dining. This is Giddings which hosts a number of familiar fast food options along the 290 corridor. But the Golden Chick is easily my favorite spot when I have family in tow on runs between Houston & Austin.

Most everything they serve is above average fast food. But AI highly recommend the chicken strips. They make the best of any chain I've ever tasted. The meat is always terrific as well as the frying.

If you like a little flavor boost, they hand out packets of what they call "Lotta Zing" if asked. I love the seasoning on the strips and just about anything that could use a little more pico.

Helpful?
1 Thank SlyFox_TX
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

11 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    5
    3
    0
    0
    3
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first

Travelers who viewed Golden Chick also viewed

 

Been to Golden Chick? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing