Best of Summer: Fried Chicken in Southwestern Connecticut
Drumstik Bar-BQ, Bridgeport
Crown Fried Chicken, Bridgeport, Danbury, Derby
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Garden Catering, Fairfield, Norwalk, Greenwich
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Joe's American Bar & Grill, Fairfield
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Chicken Joe's on East Putnam Avenue in Cos Cob.
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KFC, Stamford, Norwalk, Westport, Danbury, Bridgeport, Stratford
Walrus + Carpenter, Bridgeport
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Wilson's Real Pit Barbeque at 1851 Post Road in Fairfield.
Fried chicken has its origins Southern culinary traditions, but the love for this crunchy, juicy dish stretches to every part of the country, including Connecticut.
For our next installment of Best of Summer, we’re asking our readers to vote on their favorite place to get fried chicken. If you don’t see your favorite place listed in our poll, feel free to leave a message in our comment section — we’ll add it. (Voting ends Friday at noon.)