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The Chicken House

1224 Capitol Trl, Newark, DE 19711-3924
+1 302-737-2426
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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1224 Capitol Trl, Newark, DE 19711-3924
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

Without a doubt, the food is the star of the show at the Chicken House. The place is not much to look at - just another shop in a strip mall. It looks like the inside of most neighborhood pizza joints. But oh my goodness...More

1  Thank Harleysville_Bill
Reviewed November 16, 2017

Headed here on a Friday night around 6pm. Yes, it was busy, however, we didn't have to wait that long for a table to open up. The food was AMAZING! Our party of 4 ordered 4 different apps, and we all shared. The calamari, the...More

Thank Shellyduchsk8s
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

We have loved going to the chicken house for a few years now. The chicken and food is always great,but the staff is hit and miss. High turn over of staff has made us only get take-out any more. Maybe your visits will be better,...More

Thank jimijimi420
Reviewed July 4, 2017

I decided to try something different this visit.I ordered Beef noodle soup and a Caesar's salad.I wasn't very fond of the soup.I found the beef to be tough and chewy.The Caesars salad was very good.I highly recommend it.

Thank Tom L
Reviewed June 6, 2017

This place is a real gem The food is fresh and very tasty. I had Saltado Camarones which was very good and plenty of food. We also had Tallaein de Camaron which was also very good. We asked if we could have two dishes split...More

Thank Lstapen
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

The Chicken House has become one of my favorite restaurants. It has now been a few years that I have been a loyal customer. Each time I come, I feel valued and the service has been nothing but great. A Go-To dishes that I would...More

Thank charles h
Reviewed April 1, 2017

I've tried twice this week to order takeout at this place. The first time I called earlier this week I was told it was an hour wait for the rotisserie chicken. Just tried ordering again tonight, they are out chicken!! The Chicken House is out...More

1  Thank dlbhill
Reviewed March 28, 2017

I don't know why the Middletown location isn't listed because its been open for a while. I took my family there for dinner and wasn't really impressed with the food and the service was terrible. It wasn't really that crowded but maybe they were under...More

Thank Jodyrox
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

No polite or friendly greeting upon entering the restaurant. Disorganized. The staff seem to cater to their own.

Thank strongkellyiii
Reviewed February 4, 2017

Meal prices range prices are large....from 6 - 20 dollars. But if you stick with the half chicken you'll be around 10 bucks. Service was very quick and food was delivered in a quick manner. Obviously go with chicken if it's your first time. One...More

Thank JohnnyDelwark
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1224 Capitol Trl, Newark, DE 19711-3924
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 302-737-2426
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