Fried Chicken Fest Is Back in Winnipeg: Jan. 20-27

Get your stretchy pants ready, Winnipeg. From Jan. 20-27, some of the city’s best local restaurants will be serving up finger-licking goodness for Fried Chicken Week.

Much like fellow festivals including Le Burger Week and La Poutine Week, Fried Chicken Week is a chance for Winnipeggers to explore the city’s diverse and dynamic food scene and vote on their favourite dishes.


1. Restaurants register to join Fried Chicken Fest and are eligible to receive votes for the city’s best fried chicken dish.

2. From January 20-27 you tour the restaurants and try as many fried chicken dishes as you can.

3. Vote for your favourite.

4. The winners are announced.

This year’s participating restaurants include¬†ERA Bistro,¬†Underdogs,¬†St. James Burger & Chip Co.,¬†The Tallest Poppy,¬†Nikos Restaurant,¬†LOFT 180,¬†Toukie‚Äôs Lounge, Little Goat Food & Drink,¬†Magic Bird Fried Chicken, KYU Grill, The Merchant Kitchen, Summit Cafe, Brazen Hall, Vinnies (Selkirk), Silver Heights Restaurant, Nicolino’s, Blaze Bistro, Oak & Grain, Khao, One Great City, and our very own partner, Little Bones Wings.

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