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Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken

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740 W Main St, Lebanon, KY 40033-1801
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Lebanon, Ky
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a really great place to eat especially their lunch buffet. They are constantly cleaning the area and restocking food. They have a great senior citizen discount.

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Covington, Kentucky
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121 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

I stopped here for lunch today on the way home from a business trip. I was welcomed immediately upon entering. I ordered the senior buffet, one perk of being old ($5.99). The buffet was well stocked, and was watched closely to keep it well stocked. the chicken, green beans, mashed potatoes and gravy, and cole slaw, were all fresh, plentiful... More 

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Thank R B
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125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I have been eating from this place for a long time, but just recently dined in for lunch. I was surprised at how spacious it was inside. The food was good and the selection on the buffet was great.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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110 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Chicken is great! We enjoyed the green beans, coleslaw, macaroni salad and cobbler! Senior dinner buffet is 5.99 plus tax. I was not a fan of the steamed cabbage which tasted sweet but I am sure some would enjoy.

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Thank thop2
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Cheezin at Leez my wife loves it, when we visit their Buffet it's normally very fresh hot good food!

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Thank matt m
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

The chicken here is pretty good, crispy and juicy. The side are decent, but I've had better. Prices are fair. It has a sit down area or you can just go through the drive thru. It seems to have local, family appeal to it too. You can't go wrong with the chicken, it's definitely worth a try. Check it out.

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Thank GBo_32
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

My group of friends eat at Lee's almost every Monday evening, Senior Night. The food is good the price is right, and the owner is always trying to please the customers. Their chicken is the best in town and they offer plenty of different side dishes.

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Thank Scoutingreport
Lebanon, Kentucky
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181 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

This restaurant isn't upscale, but if you want to fill up, its the place to go. They have a buffet and they typically have roasted and fried chicken on the bar (along with a tray of livers). The other items (mashed potatoes, white and brown gravy, green beans, cole slaw, baked beans and biscuits) all are 'country style'. For desert... More 

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Thank William G W
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105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2014 via mobile

This is one of the best fast food chicken restaurants that I've ever been to. Fast and friendly service and the food is absolutely awesome!

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Thank Adam G
Easley, South Carolina
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89 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2014

This is what my husband called to tell me as he was eating here. He was in KY for work and decided to stop here. He said the chicken is the best he's ever had and the people who work thre are really funny and nice. When he has to return, I have no doubt this will be where he... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 W Main St, Lebanon, KY 40033-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lebanon

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