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Finest in Comfort Food!

Since 1945!

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Fried Chicken with mashed potatoes and corn topped with gravy

Welcome to Lee's Chicken!

Are you looking for delicious fried chicken with all the fixings? With a rich tradition of providing the tastiest hand-battered fried chicken in Lincoln, NE, and the surrounding area, Lee's Chicken Restaurant is your spot for fresh meals that will remind you of being back at home. Since 1945, this trusted establishment has continued to offer traditional comfort food in a warm and inviting environment. As one of the oldest running restaurants in the city, you and your family will benefit from time-honored recipes and proven preparation techniques. This dedication to the past reveals itself in the flavor and quality of items throughout their menu, including southern fried chicken, fried lobster, and fried steak. Skilled culinary specialists utilize fresh ingredients to create a wide range of side options, such as macaroni and cheese, potato salad, and coleslaw. Are you planning to host a large group for a birthday or an anniversary?   This family-owned and operated chicken restaurant is the perfect place for get-togethers and catering services. Feel free to stop by for lunch or dinner with friends and relatives or place a to-go order to take home. In addition to serving outstanding fried meals, don't hesitate to ask staff members about vegetarian options and heart-healthy selections. When searching for the right place to satisfy your hunger, head in to see the friendly folks at Lee's Chicken Restaurant, your home for the finest comfort food in Lincoln County...

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Proudly Serving Lincoln, Nebraska & Surrounding Areas For Over 75 Years.
Private Banquet Rooms!

Hours Of Operation

Lee's Chicken Restaurant
Wed - Thu:
4:00PM - 8:00PM
Fri - Sat:
11:00AM - 9:00PM
11:00AM - 8:00PM
Mon - Tue:

Lee's Chicken Catering

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Fried Chicken Sandwiches with a side of fries
fried chicken with a baked potato and a side of butter
Fried Shrimp on a plate with dipping sauce
Fried onions in a bowl
open cheeseburger with lettuce, tomato, and pickles with a side of fries
fried chicken tossed in buffalo sauce
a slice of apple pie

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A guide to the differences between White & Dark Meat.


Lee's Chicken Restaurant

1940 West Van Dorn Street
Lincoln, NE 68522
Tel: (402) 477-4339
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