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Harold's Chicken Shacks

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7158 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60636-3615
+1 773-778-9182
11:00 - 02:00
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Roanoke, Virginia
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81 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Was late and we had been out site seeing. Needed fuel for the body. Found Harold's open until 5 a.m. many options to choose from. Reasonable wait time. Clean. We ate there. Will try agsin.

Thank Angela B
New York
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2015

Went here twice in my four day trip. Food was great although it gets busy (understandably so). I will come back next time I'm in Chicago for sure

Thank Hanz M
Raleigh, NC
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28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2014

I actually visited the location located in Posen, IL (Chicago suburb). The place is not much to look at and it is a takeout spot. The food is great. They give large portions and the seasonings liven up the food. I had Fried Chicken and Catfish combo with lemon pepper seasoning.

Thank Tredawg94
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 August 2014

I just wanted something quick to bring back to my hotel room that was close by. I saw Harold's a few times already walking back and forth from my hotel to the hotel that the conference that I was attending was at so I figured I would give it a try. I went to the one on Wabash Ave, downtown... More 

Thank ThatArmyChic
Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2013

yeah, I probably spelled that wrong but a friend and I who also is from Chicago and now lives in LA made a bee line with me to Harold's when we got to town. Sure, we talked about fancy dinners at Alinea and the Palm, but Harold's is childhood in chicken form! If you can find yourself near one, do... More 

Thank Chicagolandman
Charlotte, North Carolina
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2013

I ordered wings with hot and mild sauce. My food was prepared just right, seasoned well too and prepared fresh. Some of these type of establishment precook your food then drop it in the fryer after you place your order to cut down on wait time but I food was prepared fresh.

Thank Pooh338
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Reviewed 17 January 2005

It is the best i've had it since i was 1 I originally live in texas but I am from Chicago

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7158 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60636-3615
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-778-9182

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?