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Silver Lake Chicken Shack

8239 W Hazel Rd, Mears, MI 49436-9694
+1 231-873-2511
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wings” (65 reviews)
“chicken” (36 reviews)
“nuggets” (5 reviews)
8239 W Hazel Rd, Mears, MI 49436-9694
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Friendly staff, extremely busy, ample seating, great entertainment also. Chicken was good but a bit salty. We will be back again.

Thank DavidS8505
Reviewed 2 October 2018

In my previous visits to the Silver Lake (Mears) area I somehow missed this to die for food! Never again. I actually am thinking about driving the 1.5 hours from my house to grab some of these Delicious smoked wings. You can get sauces, but...More

Thank Jay S
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

This place is one of a kind. Even my kids who don’t care for chicken love it. The food is served quickly and the eating area has a nice “outdoorsy” feel. No trip to Silver Lake is complete without a stop at the Chicken Shack.

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The chicken was excellent and very juicy. The food was high quality and service was excellent as well.

Thank 339kennethd
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Crazy busy, not cheap, but the best wings I have ever had. You really don't even need to have and sauce there that good. Well worth the price.

Thank bernie k
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

First and foremost, if you are called the Frickin Chicken Shack or whatever, it’s in everyone’s best interest including your own to bring the house and serve all types of chicken. I was expecting fried chicken, smoked chicken, pulled chicken.....like everything chicken. OUnfortunately that isn’t...More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Have some excellent wings here, no frills eating. They have plenty of drinks, you may want to bring along some sides of your own. I'd really like to see this place do BBQ ribs

Thank goldfinch0123
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We visited this restaurant on the recommendation of Trip Advisor followers. The chicken wings are GREAT! We placed a carry out order of chicken wings and they were tasty all by themselves -- the sauces we got were also good. Forget the sides, they are...More

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 31 July 2018

they lure you in with the smell but then the chicken is not so great. I ordered the 1/2 chicken meal with baked beans and potato salad, my husband ordered the chicken nuggets with an extra side of coleslaw. the sides were pretty good, but...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Omg this is a GREAT place for wings!!! The food was great, they have live entertainment and it's right next to the amusement park! So you can enjoy your food, the music and watching the kids play all at the same time!

Thank Pamela G
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 am - 12:15 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8239 W Hazel Rd, Mears, MI 49436-9694 (Formerly Frickin Chicken Shack)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Oceana County  >  Mears
  • Phone Number: +1 231-873-2511
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