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Ezell's Fried Chicken

1902 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Tacoma, WA 98405-3834
+1 253-572-4277
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good55%
  • Average0%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
17 Aug 2017
“Tacoma' s best fried chicken”
11 Jul 2017
“Good Fried Chicken!!!”
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1902 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Tacoma, WA 98405-3834
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

They offer two variations. Regular and spicy. Great batter and cooked correctly. The grade of the chicken is superior to KFC. needs more seasoning for my taste but love their chicken.

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I'm a Louisiana girl and this was a taste of home for me. I'm often disappointed with the blandness of most foods outside of my home state. Trust me...there's no place like home. But Ezell's is seasoned to perfection. A true southern fried chicken joint...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I grew up in the south and have had lots of fried chicken in my days but this place takes 1st on the best in ever had! Chicken was hot, crispy and juicy inside. I am still talking about the baked beans. They are unique...More

1  Thank Justin H
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Im someone that fryes chicken at least 3 times a month so I know good chicken. With that being said this place that I've heard so much about was disapointing. The chicken lacked seasoing it was bland. All the pieces looked the same not sure...More

1  Thank Lela P
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Previous time here was a disappointment. This time whoever was doing the cooking was spot on. The chicken was moist inside and crispy outside. All white order had very large pieces. Biscuits, as usual, were big, flaky, and delicious. My take out order of just...More

Thank RetiredTraveler2009
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

I recommend this restaurant if you are in the neighborhood. Some of the best fried chicken that I've had with great tasting sides. The building/parking lot is relatively small so I wouldn't recommend it for a large group but if you are passing by, stop...More

Thank compass_77
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

We were hankering for some good southern fried for months, cause where we live in Southwest, not that common. Who'd a thunk we'd find it satisfy our yearnings on a visit to the Northwest?! But so we did with a tip from a precocious coed...More

Thank Billy W
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

In fact, it could be better than anyone's fried chicken but I haven't tried them all, yet. I prefer the regular fried not the spicy fried. Very crispy, juicy, delicious. They say the sides (slaw, mashed potatoes, fries, baked beans, buns) are freshly made which...More

Thank Rebecca A
Reviewed 23 April 2015

First of all, for those not familiar with Ezell's events, this is not the Original Ezell's. There was a lawsuit and both Ezell's and Heavensent chicken both have rights to the recipes. I love the chicken strips and the sweet bun. Where else can you...More

Thank hungarianrider
Reviewed 16 November 2014

This place has top notch chicken livers. They are breaded just right and fried fresh when you order them. They are not very greasy either. Restaurant is more for take out than eat in but they do have a few tables. This was our second...More

Thank sidecar1989
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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 1902 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Tacoma, WA 98405-3834
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-572-4277
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