Amsterdam holds a hidden treasure for foodies and its our thriving fried chicken scene. Alongside the famous Dutch street food staples of bitterballen and stroopwafels, the city boasts a tantalizing array of crispy, deep-fried delights. Expect the perfect balance of crunch and juiciness, achieved through meticulous frying techniques and the use of mouth-watering marinades.
Whether you prefer classic buttermilk fried chicken or crave a spicy kick with Asian-inspired varieties, Amsterdam has it all. So, step into the capital’s trendy eateries, cozy bars, or unassuming street stalls, and prepare to embark on a cluckin’ good adventure. Here are some of Amsterdam’s favourite spots for fried chicken, dotted around the city.
When it comes to drool-worthy street food, it doesn’t get much better than Benny’s Chicken. From Korean-style fried chicken to some of the best hot wings in the city, sink your teeth into their delightful options that are finger-licking good and beloved by many locals across Amsterdam.
📍Albert Cuypstraat 177, 1073 BG Amsterdam, Netherlands
2. Mister Wings
At Mister Wings, prepare for a taste sensation like no other. From deliciously coated wings to adored chicken strips, they’ve definitely got you covered when it comes to those poultry cravings. We recommend any of their chicken dishes, but be sure to try their Spicy BBQ Honey or Snake Bite sauces.
📍Nieuwendijk 10A, 1012 MK Amsterdam, Netherlands
For fabulous Korean fare, Gangnam Chicken is a place that you need to check out, nestled in Amsterdam West. With a flawlessly seasoned crust, their fried chicken dishes are an absolute dream, with succulently moist meat and an exciting selection of rubs and sauces.
📍Eerste Helmersstraat 251h, 1054 DX Amsterdam, Netherlands
Although more renowned for their sensational rotisserie chicken, don’t sleep on the fantastic fried options at Rotisserie Amsterdam. Speaking of, try their incredible Fried Chicken Stack burger, served with generously portioned fried chicken, lettuce, pickles, and a moreish Japanese mayonnaise.
📍De Clercqstraat 81H, 1053 AG Amsterdam, Netherlands
5. Biscuit Baby
If you’re on the hunt for more of an American-inspired menu, be sure to pay a visit to Biscuit Baby for a taste of true Southern hospitality and their unparalleled dishes. Expect biscuits, fried chicken, and alluring sides like their top-notch Mac & Cheese or wonderful Waffle Fries.
📍Kinkerstraat 106, 1053 EC Amsterdam, Netherlands
Feed Amsterdam has truly cracked the code when it comes to fried chicken! Prepare to be clucking amazed by their feather-light crispy coatings, tender meat, and an explosion of flavors that will have your taste buds dancing with joy. We suggest trying their Buttermilk Fried Chicken, with spiced yogurt raita.
📍Wibautstraat 206, 1091 GS Amsterdam, Netherlands
Ladybird is undoubtedly one of Amsterdam’s best places for fried chicken. Their menu presents an exceptional assortment of delights, from drumsticks to boneless options, spicy to mild, you’re truly spoiled for choice at thise must-visit establishments.
📍Sarphatipark 4, 1072 PA Amsterdam, Netherlands
In Amsterdam, the fried chicken craze shows no signs of simmering down. So, whether you’re feeling peckish while wandering the picturesque canal streets, or simply looking to satisfy your cravings, make sure to seek out Amsterdam’s fried chicken delights.