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Chicken Oil Company

3600 S College Avenue, Bryan, TX 77801-4413
+1 979-846-3306
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken pie” (40 reviews)
“burgers” (51 reviews)
“fries” (30 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar
3600 S College Avenue, Bryan, TX 77801-4413
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't go wrong here...chicken fried steak sandwich, burger, fries, cold beer...and a really cool atmosphere. I like this place better than the Dixie Chicken at Northgate because it's usually less crowded and parking is much better.

Thank Todd H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This great restaurant in Bryan is a must stop if you're passing through Bryan/College Station. They have incredible burgers and sandwiches. I really like the Chicken Fried Steak sandwich. The fried jalapenos and onions are great to start with, and the Tijuana fries are a...More

Thank TrueTexasTraveler
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Went to Chicken Oil Company on the advice of a local friend I was meeting. We were in town for the game, and I was not disappointed, My father is very picky about what he orders and doesn't like any spices or butter. The staff...More

Thank Toby F
Reviewed 4 October 2017

The Chicken Oil Company "ain't" much to look at from the outside. But, don't be fooled. The inside is fascinating with all of the relics that are posted on the walls and ceiling. It's like stepping back in history . . . local history. It's...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

After being in the same location for several decades it has not changed its decor not quality of food. Great!

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere i.e. building is cool but the rest is fast food like. You would not feed this stuff to yourself if you had an option. Not a place i will be visiting

Thank PortlandRoss
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Stopped in because it was our first time to College Station and had just finished a business meeting right on campus. When we finished the gentleman we met with suggested that we go to Chicken Oil before getting on the road back to Dallas. Was...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We have been enjoying cheese burgers here for over 20 years! The fries are always good and until this trip, the milkshakes were wonderful (the machine is broken--will they fix it?). The place is casual in the extreme with a roll of paper towels and...More

Thank Interpreter77845
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped by Chicken Oil Co. After visit to President HW Bush Presidential Library. Chose this place for uniqueness plus good reviews. The place is full of wood, old signs, multiple levels full of tables, and locals. Burgers and fries were really old fashioned grill top...More

Thank TexasCatBird
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The good is great. Service is pretty good. However is smells like rotting wood inside because the entire establishment is made of old wood. Half the tables have huge holes in them from so many people carving their names into them. I'm surprised they have...More

Thank Emily S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3600 S College Avenue, Bryan, TX 77801-4413
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Bryan
  • Phone Number: +1 979-846-3306
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