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Jack Pirtle Fried Chicken

1370 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2042
+1 901-726-6086
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gizzards” (6 reviews)
“liver” (7 reviews)
“steak sandwich” (11 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Fast food
1370 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2042
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

The absolute best fried chicken in the state of TN. I especially love the steak sandwich dripping in jack pirtle goodness. The gravy is out of this world. The hamburgers - HEAVENLY. Never a disappointment. I LOVE YOU JACK PIRTLE!

Thank Lenny B
Reviewed October 2, 2017

The chicken is better than ANY I have EVER had from the multitudes of restaurants I have eaten at all over the country. The Steak Sandwich is a must try. The Sweet Tea is made the way any southerner would expect. The hamburgers are SUPER...More

Thank Lenny B
Reviewed June 9, 2017

YUM! I got the liver and gizzard 6 and 6. It was supposed to be 6 livers and 6 gizzards. Came out more like 12 and 12! Very generous. Comes with fries, two biscuits, and brown gravy which I dipped my fries in! So yummy!

Thank keithflow
Reviewed May 27, 2017

Do yourself a favor and order The Steak Sandwich. I have introduced a few people to this delicious thing and the first words out of their mouths were "Da** that's GOOD!" It is seriously awesome. I usually get mine without slaw because slaw is just...More

Thank sierraskyesmom
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

First time here. The chicken was fresh and tasty! I had the 2 piece box, plenty to eat. It was just a little too greasy for me.

Thank Chris F
Reviewed August 15, 2016

it ok chicken the other guys its more tender and moist, fair prices, staff a bit cold, I did try the bowl of rice and liver not to bad just a bit over cooked.

Thank tilefish
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Chicken livers were great! Fried chicken came up quick via drive through and were also tasty. Nice biscuits and gravy too. Will stop again for a quick drive through chicken liver pick up.

Thank SpanishNeedle
Reviewed August 7, 2016

Treat yourself to diet-crushing, artery-clogging, fried chicken sandwich with slaw. You will never be the same!

Thank Jimmy G
Reviewed July 24, 2016

Jack Pirtle Chicken "It's a Memphis Thang! " (Their logo) and is an ABSOLUTE MUST HAVE!! They also sell burgers, Eric. I have never had anything that was not good from JP!! This goes for ANY of their locations!!! Smiling faces, pleasant employees! Their chicken...More

Thank bettyp723
Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

If you want a taste of the real Memphis, Jack Pirtle is official! Chicken, biscuits, fries and the gravy will always satisfy your hunger. Recently tried the steak sandwich for the first time. It was delicious but a but overwhelming for me. The slaw added...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1370 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2042
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-726-6086
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