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Wishbone Family Restaurant

9701 Federal Blvd, Denver, CO 80260-7446
+1 303-465-6204
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“fried chicken” (22 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
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9701 Federal Blvd, Denver, CO 80260-7446
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really 3 1/2 Stars. The waitress was very nice and the service was quick. The soups are homemade and yummy. The chicken is moist and crispy, although somewhat bland. Needs some more spices. Portions are large, and prices are quite reasonable. However, the gravy was...More

Thank SuZQ234
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Their specialty is the fried chicken, but they have burgers, steaks, salads, a full menu. Chicken was a little dry on the day I visited. Overall a good mean, above average, but not quite up to very good. A nice quiet spot for a meal....More

Thank agolddog
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

If you have never been to Wishbone, you are missing out on the best meal. The fried chicken is great. And the baked potatos are always perfect. Never in over 45 years have we ever had a bad meal. And the owners are the best....More

Thank sharon w
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We love to frequent local restaurants when we go to Denver to visit so when this one came up on the list we drove over to give it a try. All I can say is WOW!!! This was the best fried chicken I have had...More

Thank Tanya N
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I ordered from Wishbone for my daughters high school graduation party. We had family come in from all over the country so I wanted to get something everyone would lik and who doesn't like fried chicken. We already knew Wishbone was good and that is...More

Thank Tanya P
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This is not a fancy place; so do not go there expecting white glove service. You go for the down-home cooking, especially the chicken. It simply cannot be beat for the price! We have to visit about once a year (we live on the other...More

Thank leoclab
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for a lunch with friends. The food was very good and our server was very attentive. Their menu is quite broad with a variety of food to choose from. The chicken is the specialty of the house. If you like down home...More

1  Thank Baylor1
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Best chicken I've ever had. Great place to eat. First time I've ever come and I'm impressed!!! Coming back soon with my family. A jewel of a restaurant!!!

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Met a friend for dinner at the Wishbone for the first time ever. Kind of a throwback to a restaurant of past times or Midwestern feel. Good food, generous portions, prompt and friendly service. I can imagine it gets pretty busy on weekends but it's...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Everything was eh. The chicken is fried. It's not brined, or juicy, or anything special. Mashed potatoes are instant. Chicken gravy is premade- unnaturally yellow-colored. Mac and cheese are velveeta shells and sauce. The cornbread stuffing was good -unsure what brand. You can get this...More

1  Thank Doerflerba
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27 February 2018|
Response from sharon w | Reviewed this property |
I have never had the fish, shrimp is great, but chicken is the best on Denver, great baked potato, just always a great meal!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9701 Federal Blvd, Denver, CO 80260-7446
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-465-6204
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