What Is St. Louis' Most Underrated Fried Chicken?

porters fried chicken.jpg
Scott Layne
Fried chicken from Porter's Fried Chicken in Maplewood
OK, so our attempt to identify the most underrated restaurant for "sealing the deal" was a dud. No matter. We pick ourselves up, dust ourselves off and move on to a matter of more universal importance.

Who has the most underrated fried chicken in St. Louis?

See Also:
- Your Pick for St. Louis' Most Overrated Pizza Is...
- Your Pick for St. Louis' Most Underrated Pizza Is...
- Your Pick for St. Louis' Most Underrated Burger Is...

Sure, we all know about a St. Louis institution like Hodak's Restaurant & Bar (2100 Gravois Avenue; 314-776-7292), where the fried chicken is so popular you often have to wait in line just to get a table. And Gut Check and the RFT as a whole have given love to places like Porter's Fried Chicken (3628 South Big Bend Boulevard, Maplewood; 314-781-2097) and, most recently, Farmhaus (3257 Ivanhoe Avenue; 314-647-3800).

What places haven't we or St. Louis in general given their just dues for their fried chicken? Leave your nominations in the comments of this post. Be sure to include a description of why the fried chicken is underrated -- the more evocative the description, the better.

Nominations are open through noon this Friday, March 1. Voting will open next Monday, March 4.

The Gut Check Underrated/Overrated Hall of Fame

- Most Underrated Burger: Dressel's (419 North Euclid Avenue; 314-361-1060)
- Most Overrated Burger: Five Guys Burgers and Fries (multiple locations)
- Most Underrated Italian Restaurant: Filomena's Italian Kitchen (9900 Manchester Road, Glendale; 314-961-9909)
- Most Overrated Italian Restaurant: Rigazzi's (4945 Daggett Avenue; 314-772-4900)
- Most Underrated Pizza: Felix's (6335 Clayton Avenue; 314-645-6565)
- Most Overrated Pizza: Imo's Pizza (multiple locations)

Location Info

Porter's Fried Chicken

3628 S. Big Bend Blvd., Maplewood, MO

Category: Restaurant

Hodak's Restaurant & Bar

2100 Gravois Ave., St. Louis, MO

Category: Music


3257 Ivanhoe Ave., St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Sponsor Content

Now Trending

From the Vault