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Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken

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610 S 4th St, Danville, KY 40422-2155
+1 859-236-8777
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Lakeville, Minnesota
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

I stopped here when travelling and it was great. I had never had Lee's before so this was a first visit. The buffet was hot and fresh. Chicken wasn't greasy.

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Thank Jess A
Madisonville
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Entered and saw a Buffet so l walked over and saw a very Small Somple Buffet. I went to Cashier "Wendy" to purchase a Plate but She was involved in a Conversation with a Man. I could see that it didn't involve Chicken or food so finally I stepped between their Conversation so I could be waited on! The Famous... More 

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Thank Tony M
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Staff is usually pretty friendly. Fast service, the buffet is awesome, well stocked with good hot food.

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Thank Chris F
Houston, Texas
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133 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

After reading all the glowing reviews I decided to make the short drive across town to try some of this fabulous chicken in particular the Gizzards and Catfish. Much to my disappointment I find it is simply a chain of wantabe’s. They asked if I wanted some gizzards with the buffet, and as that was why I drove to Lee’s... More 

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Thank Charlie H
Danville, Kentucky
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

Used to be really good. Chicken tasted old and was dried out on last 2 visits. And what's up with the biscuits? They taste old and are dry! Best part of drive through was eating the hot moist biscuit on the way home! One bite now and I'm done!

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Thank Susan M
Oak Park, Illinois
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341 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

Went with my daughter for a quick lunch. Planning to order a chicken dinner but buffet looked good so we did that. The food was excellent. Best item on the buffet was not the chicken, although that was good. The catfish and hushpuppies were excellent. I went back for more. Best fast food around!

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Thank gstrange8
Morristown, New Jersey
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749 reviews
455 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 301 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

We were going to stop at KFC for a quick dinner, but my cousin suggested Lee’s was a lot better and that’s where we stopped. My brother-in-law had livers & gizzards and his wife had the 2-piece fried chicken meal. My wife had the same as her sister and I had fried catfish. My brother-in-law got their meals fast but... More 

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Thank MitchPhyllis65
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149 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Stopped by Lee's Famous Recipe and picked up diner for my family. The ladies that waited on me were very nice and so helpful. They quickly got my order ready. Got yo my sisters and set out meal out on the table which took only a few minutes complete with there chocolate parfait and strawberry parfaits. The food was delicious... More 

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Thank Charlotte M
Danville, Kentucky
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

This place has the best fast food chicken in the area. A nice variety of side dishes are for your pleasure, even a little dessert to top off your meal. A buffet is served everyday, also.

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Thank 873sue
Ontario Canada
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2014

If you're looking for the real thing for southern fried chicken, this is it!! But they close at 3 p.m., so plan for meal over the noon hour!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 610 S 4th St, Danville, KY 40422-2155
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: +1 859-236-8777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?