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Chicken House Cafe

8 E State Road 99, Olpe, KS 66865
+1 620-475-3386
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good15%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (14 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
8 E State Road 99, Olpe, KS 66865
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Certainly lives up to all the hype! Advertising mostly by "word of mouth". Nothing fancy in terms of atmosphere, but delivers tons of just good 'ole homecookin'! Rarely do I drive by and see less than a full parking lot!!!

Thank jfarrow50
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

The Chicken House Cafe resembles something that Norman Rockwell would paint--"mom and pop" cafe in a small town serving up great home cooked style meals with great service. Another feature is that the food is fresh with the chicken hand battered after being ordered. If...More

Thank Delnor N
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Growing up, my family went to the OCH all the time. We didn't have much, and the OCH was outstanding food at a very reasonable prices. My parents were good friends with the owners, the Coble family - very sweet people. I have fond memories...More

Thank MiltonSiegele
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We love the Chicken House and eat there especially when we have family visiting from out-of-state because the food is so good...HOWEVER, the sticky and outdated decor make it a little embarrassing. Linoleum tile, faux wood paneling, melmac dinnerware -- could sound cute and kitschy...More

Thank Ashlie S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Coconut pie was great. Chicken fried steak lunch special was good too. Great service. Reasonable price.

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Rule of thumb when traveling - can't eat anywhere I can eat at home. So we heard about the Chicken House and tried it on a Saturday afternoon. Not busy at this time of day. Charlotte was waiting on us and you can tell she...More

Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 26 January 2017

This small home town cafe has nice management and staff. The food was fresh and hot when delivered to our table. The food was a little slow to arrive to our table but that is to be expected since it is not prepared until it...More

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

A family owned restaurant with great tasting fried chicken. The homemade onion rings are delicious! They have very reasonable prices and friendly staff. The restaurant has recently been updated and looks nice, it's in a small town and worth the drive.

Thank traveljunky123
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Chicken was very good, salad was minimal-chopped iceberg lettuce with carrot shavings. Service was terrible. If they don't know you they don't care. Very slow in taking order-not busy, just gabbing with kitchen staff. 2 tables ( only 4 people in the restaurant) had to...More

1  Thank AmeH_12
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We have been going to the Chicken House for over 40 years. But, the last three times we've eaten here, we've been disappointed. The infamous fried chicken was overcooked once, the appetizers have dwindled in size and have been overcooked, and service has slowed considerably....More

1  Thank J H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 E State Road 99, Olpe, KS 66865
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Olpe
  • Phone Number: +1 620-475-3386
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