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Jay's Krispy Fried Chicken

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218 N Main St, Sikeston, MO 63801-4212
+1 573-471-8472
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Bar Harbor
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very crispy. The gizzards were so tender and peppery. Biscuits were very good as well. But for take out they did not provide butter. Cole slaw was excellent. The restaurant was very easy to find for someone passing through.

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Thank U3513MNlaurap
Greenville, Ohio
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

went there because everyone had said it was awesome.....well maybe the breakfast is...but we went for dinner and had the buffet, and it was not good..... the chicken breast was fatty and the breading was super hard... and the buffet had only chicken livers gizzards which were horrible... they boil them instead of frying them...yuck.... and nothing else but dark... More 

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Thank Frank B
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have enjoyed our breakfasts at Jay's. The service and food is really great. It is the one time of the year that my husband has bacon, eggs and toast. I always enjoy eating at Jays and especially enjoy the pancakes

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Thank Nancy S
Atlanta, Georgia
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Jay's is another restaurant out of town once local residents visit. The breakfast line during the weekend at the drive through is long but very fast. If you want Fried Chicken on Sunday you better get there before the local churches dismiss. The food is consistent, the staff is friendly and courteous.

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Thank PattyZ1979
Sikeston, Missouri
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

It's a favorite in town. I am a fan of the breakfast menu although the fried chicken is good. One of the few places in town to get breakfast that is not fast food. The service is good. Carry out or eat in. Good size carry out portions. You will likely be satisfied.

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Thank tjcruiser98
Sikeston, MO
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Their biscuits are delicious! The biscuits are nice and moist and not dry. The prices are reasonable and the staff is friendly!

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Thank weezie97
Benton
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

They have a wonderful food bar with all kinds of home favorites. Their chicken sandwiches are to die for.

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Thank DIANE P
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Great buffet with a great variety of vegetables to choose from. The chicken was great as well as all the other items. We will definitely go back.

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Thank Susan B
Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped in on a Saturday around lunch time. The chicken we got at the counter was hot and juicy, but not overly flavorful. The buffet was not well stocked, the chicken thighs and legs were warm. The corn bread was inedible, but the biscuits were tasty. The bathroom was disgusting, toilet wouldn't flush, no paper towels and it was... More 

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Thank Susan P
Nashville, Tennessee
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Been here twice. Food pretty good. It's kind of a cross between a sit down restaurant and a fast food place. I haven't eaten there for lunch - just breakfast a couple times. I would like to try their advertised menu items - chicken. But okay on breakfast. You won't be let down.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 N Main St, Sikeston, MO 63801-4212
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Sikeston
  • Phone Number: +1 573-471-8472

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?