The fried chicken trends that appeared elsewhere around the continent in recent years didn't get a great foothold in Montreal, but that doesn't mean there's no good spots to tuck into crispy yet juicy pieces of fried bird — Korean, Japanese, and American approaches to chicken all get some solid representation. Not every restaurant below makes fried chicken its main focus, but all of them have it on their permanent menus at the time of writing.
Plus, at a time when people are avoiding indoor dining, fried chicken (and ideally a few sides) makes for fantastic picnic fare — and fittingly, all options on this map offer takeout and/or delivery service. Some venues below have opened their dining rooms, although due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this should not be taken as endorsement for dining in, as there are still safety concerns. For updated information on coronavirus cases in your area, please visit the official sites of the Quebec government and Montréal’s public health authority (Santé Montréal).Read More