We’ve featured many different delicious foods in the past from burgers to bacon to pizza, and now it’s time for the Grand Daddy of American comfort food. These nine best fried chicken restaurants in Illinois are so good, they’ll make you want to slap your mamma. Don’t miss these amazing fried delights.

Crunchy and juicy, flaky and crispy, this down-home dish is a Midwest staple everyone loves. Check out these little-known diners:

Did we miss any of the best fried chicken restaurants? Share your favorites with us in the comments.

After your meal, check out one of these nine quirky ice cream parlors in Illinois for dessert.

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