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Yelp's top 6 best places for fried chicken in Indianapolis

When it comes to comfort food, fried chicken is a popular choice. Our friends at Yelp shared with us the best places in Indianapolis to participate in National Fried Chicken Day.

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — July 6 is National Fried Chicken Day and our friends at Yelp shared with us the best places in Indianapolis to celebrate.

Here are the best places in Indianapolis to get your fried chicken cravings taken care of according to Yelp reviewers.

The Eagle

Indianapolis, IN


Yelp insight:Whoa - the chicken is meaty, fried to crispy, crunchy perfection, and the flavoring is out of this world, especially with the spicy honey that comes on the side. I couldn't get enough! - Yelper Jake L.

Joella's Hot Chicken

Indianapolis, IN

Photo by: Yelper Kristin H.

Yelp insight:If you're craving flavorful fried chicken you've found your new spot in Indy. Choose your type of chicken - quarter white, quarter dark, tenders, wings, or chicken and waffles (just to name a few). Next you choose your spice level, and proceed with caution! -Yelper Leila V.

Maxine's Chicken & Waffles

Indianapolis, IN

Photo by: Yelper Anna Z.

Yelp insight:The chicken was moist and the deep fried batter was crunchy. Just like it's supposed to be. -Yelper Jon N.

Mississippi Belle

Indianapolis, IN

Photo by: Yelper Brooke K.

Yelp insight: That was the best fried chicken we've ever had in our lives! It was just perfect. Super tip: It’s cash only! So come prepared. -Yelper Amy-Ni N.

Metro Diner

Indianapolis, IN

Photo by: Metro Diner on Yelp

Yelp insight: “The strawberry butter is SO GOOD, and the waffles are great too. It also comes with "spicy sweet sauce" which is hot sauce and syrup. Trust me, you want this. The tenders are incredible and pair very well with the sauce. -Yelper Amber W.

His Place Eatery

Indianapolis, IN

Photo by: Yelper Mario G.

Yelp insight:The chicken was perfectly crispy and not greasy. The waffle was soft and pillowy on the inside and wasn't overly sweet, with the maple syrup it was an amazing compliment to the chicken. To keep it short: Go eat here. You will be SO glad you did. His Place has some of the best food I've eaten in maybe my entire life. -Yelper Catherine S.