This is a list of notable chicken restaurants.This list includes casual dining, fast casual and fast food restaurants which typically specialize in chicken dishes such as fried chicken, chicken and waffles, Chicken sandwiches or chicken and biscuits. Sometimes a chicken restaurant may be referred to as a "chicken … The concept of the fried chicken restaurant originated in the United States.These restaurants may also serve other food items, such as roast or grilled chicken, seafood, or hamburgers. KFC (previously Kentucky Fried Chicken) is a well-known example. Others include: