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Skipper John's

1210 Macon Rd, Perry, GA 31069-2613
+1 478-987-3192
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (14 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
“call ahead” (5 reviews)
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1210 Macon Rd, Perry, GA 31069-2613
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I love Skipper John's chicken but it is overpriced! Not crazy about the customer service either. Employees make you feel like you are putting them out instead of appreciating you. I am a regular customer so this is not a one time review!

Thank Jon P
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Tried this out last night and the chicken was very salty. I actually had to take the skin off. the meat of the chicken was very tender and tasty though. We ordered the white fish and it was pretty thin and had a few bones...More

Thank Judie S
Reviewed 2 March 2017

My children and their spouses are crazy for this fried chicken just get your orders in early. When they come to town we always get this chicken.

Thank poppadoc992
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Don't be fooled by the exterior OR the interior of this to-go only restaurant. This no frills restaurant has been around for decades. A simple menu of mostly fried chicken, fried seafood, and fried side items has changed little in years. Prepare to get your...More

Thank AmesyF
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent fried chicken. Hot, tasty and perhaps a smidge salty but seriously people, that's the nature of the fried chicken beast. Call ahead to order if you're in a hurry but if you're not, it's fun to watch the droves of people flowing in and...More

1  Thank catshovel
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Skipper John's serves the best fried chicken anywhere. If you like fried chicken, you should give it a try.

Thank Ron31069
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Well I FINALLY made the trip South 75 to Skipper John's. I had heard the trip for some of the best fried chicken was worth it so I went on my birthday & I was NOT DISAPPOINTED. Having read many reviews I knew if I...More

2  Thank Onie1961
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Everything on their menu is good, especially their chicken wings and gizzard. I've been there at least 20 times and every time the food gets better and better!!

Thank Alger P
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Good alternative to frying it yourself!! The chicken livers are good too! A little salty for some. Call ahead if you don't want to wait and don't forget your cash.

Thank VacayDiner
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Skipper John's is the best fried chicken in middle Georgia. I don't know who can beat them. You can call in your order or you can wait about 20 to 25 minutes. It is worth the wait.

1  Thank rstil
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:30
Thursday
11:00 - 19:30
Friday
11:00 - 19:30
Saturday
11:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1210 Macon Rd, Perry, GA 31069-2613
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Perry
  • Phone Number: +1 478-987-3192
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