Top 5 Chicken & Waffles Spots Across America

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By: Brian Corsetti Posted: 8:52 PM, Jun 8, 2016

What happens when two American dishes, one from soul food, and the other from Pennsylvania Dutch, combine? You get the delicious, mouthwatering, sweet & savory dish known as chicken and waffles!

If you're curious about what defines a great chicken and waffles dish, then loosen your belt buckle because Brian Corsetti searched high and low, for the best places to eat your favorite southern meal, across America!

1.  Lo-Lo's Chicken & Waffles in Phoenix, AZ

Which came first, the chicken or the waffle? At Lo-Lo’s it doesn’t really matter, because you’ll be too busy chowing down to even care. The best thing about it is this dish is perfect for breakfast, lunch, or dinner! Top your meal off with a refreshing Kool-Aid in Mason jar.

2.  Yardbird Southern Table & Bar in Miami Beach, FL

This joint is known for farm-fresh ingredients, classic southern cooking, culture, and great hospitality. The chicken has to be cooked just right, and the crispy crunch is what's most important. They are serving up the freshest, most inventive takes on regional Southern fare, seven days a week, with brunch on the weekends.

3.  Maxine's Chicken & Waffles in Indianapolis, IN

Maxine's is a place that will make you feel like you are at grandma's house. You'll get a generous serving of food made from fresh ingredients, at an affordable price. This place not only has consistent flavor in their fresh dishes, it’s their mission to provide a taste of love in every bite.

4.  Early Bird Diner in Charleston, SC

They take pleasure in serving up some the finest, made-from-scratch diner fare in Charleston. Enjoy American diner classics served in funky, art-filled digs. No matter what time of day your craving chicken and waffles, their open late-night hours on weekends. When you’re done with your chicken and waffles, you can purchase most of the art on the walls.

5.  Roscoe's House of Chicken and Waffles in Los Angeles, CA

You can’t talk about chicken and waffles without mentioning the legendary Roscoe's. Snoop Dogg, Larry King, and even President Obama, have paid a visit here. This has been a staple for residents of Southern California for over 40 years, but chicken and waffles are only part of their story. Roscoe’s is also famous for their delicious greens, Mac and Cheese, hot water cornbread, red beans and rice.

It's always a thing of beauty when two amazing things combine. The chicken and waffle combo, is no exception. A match made in mouthwatering heaven!

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