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Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken

610 S 4th St, Danville, KY 40422-2155
+1 859-236-8777
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
7 Aug 2017
“Pretty good! ”
6 days ago
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10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
610 S 4th St, Danville, KY 40422-2155
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the best chicken for miles around. The ladies who run this business are always friendly and welcoming. If you are in Danvlle, (as I am every other day for work) this "chicken shack" is a must! Dine in, carry out, and buffet available...More

Thank Joe K
Reviewed February 20, 2018

To preface, Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken is your typical fast food joint. Menu options, dining room experience, etc. resembles the fast food brand. I highly recommend the livers and gizzards, as they are some of the best I've ever had. Not too metallic (as livers...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed January 15, 2018

Drive thru is average usually fresh looking food. We went to the buffet one Friday night and the chicken was dry but edible but everything else on the buffet looked so dried out and old it must have been on display for a week.Rolls hard...More

Thank Ann R
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on a trip. I liked the chicken pretty well. The cole slaw was superb, and sweet tea! I'd return again!

Thank Lauriem66
Reviewed June 19, 2017

Someone who lives in Danville recommended this and I'm so glad I followed her recommendation. The buffet was incredible and all we would need.

Thank Gail F
Reviewed October 9, 2016

I stopped here when travelling and it was great. I had never had Lee's before so this was a first visit. The buffet was hot and fresh. Chicken wasn't greasy.

Thank Jess A
Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Entered and saw a Buffet so l walked over and saw a very Small Somple Buffet. I went to Cashier "Wendy" to purchase a Plate but She was involved in a Conversation with a Man. I could see that it didn't involve Chicken or food...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed March 14, 2016

Staff is usually pretty friendly. Fast service, the buffet is awesome, well stocked with good hot food.

Thank Chris F
Reviewed December 15, 2015

After reading all the glowing reviews I decided to make the short drive across town to try some of this fabulous chicken in particular the Gizzards and Catfish. Much to my disappointment I find it is simply a chain of wantabe’s. They asked if I...More

Thank Charlie H
Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

Used to be really good. Chicken tasted old and was dried out on last 2 visits. And what's up with the biscuits? They taste old and are dry! Best part of drive through was eating the hot moist biscuit on the way home! One bite...More

Thank Susan M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$4 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 610 S 4th St, Danville, KY 40422-2155
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: +1 859-236-8777
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