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Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken - CLOSED

471 Old Hickory Blvd, Brentwood, TN 37027-4411
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
18 Feb 2016
“Gus, Different Cities, Same Awesome Fried Chicken”
14 Sep 2015
“Best fried chicken in world! No doubt!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly
471 Old Hickory Blvd, Brentwood, TN 37027-4411
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

I took my family to Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken in Memphis seven years ago. We loved the whole meal, especially the fried chicken and the fried green tomatoes. We recently went to the Brentwood location and the fried chicken did not disappoint.

Thank 524,512
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

The chicken is perfectly cooked, tasty a bit spicy not greasy just perfect! Waiters are very kind. The only think I didn't like was the neighborhood... It looks like a SIFI post nuclear war city... Try to park as close as possible and don't leave...More

Thank Pedro_Hdz
Reviewed 29 January 2015

They are gone baby gone. I drove past this establishment and they appears to be a new chicken joint going in. So the rating wasn't terrible it was just the experience of finding them gone that was terrible.

Thank robin a
Reviewed 27 October 2014

Upon Driving down to Nashville for a 30th anniversary weekend get-a-way, we wanted to go to one of the Diners, Drive-ins and Dives places that we have seen on TV. Gus's was the first place we went to and we were very surprised. The Chicken...More

Thank Bill784
Reviewed 12 October 2014 via mobile

I never had chicken like this. The spices was just right. Kathy made it enjoyable. I will be coming back. It is worth traveling over 200 miles to get here.

Thank Andre' W
Reviewed 8 September 2014

I had never even heard of Gus's when I stumbled upon it during my trip to Nashville. I was taken in by the "World Famous Fried Chicken" part of the name. I will admit that I am hard to impress when it comes to fried...More

Thank travel_love_bug_22
Reviewed 31 August 2014

Being from MA, I appreciated how friendly the counter service was at Gus'. Really nice people and made you feel at home. This place came highly recommended, and was built up. It did not disappoint. The chicken breading was perfect and the chicken very juicy....More

Thank Rick V
Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

We went here on a Saturday with our family. The girl that waited on us was precious. The chicken was amazing!!! The chicken is spicy. If you don't like spicy food, you aren't going to enjoy your meal. We love spicy food and were extremely...More

1  Thank Amy D
Reviewed 9 July 2014

I wish we had a Gus were we live I would be there every day you must try this place and the side was very good also try the green fried tomato Can not wait to go back

1  Thank cora
Reviewed 18 June 2014 via mobile

This location isn't as good as Memphis but it was good overall. Wasn't too happy with location due to their ice machine being broke and not saying anything until waitress brought ice less drinks. No form of comp for the customs having to drink room...More

Thank lifesavr65
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 471 Old Hickory Blvd, Brentwood, TN 37027-4411
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Brentwood
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