What we stand for

Quality. Community. Family. Tradition. Pride. Giving back. Resilience. Dedication. Loyalty. Honesty. Fun.

And, of course: the best, freshest, most delicious fried chicken you’ve ever tasted—with mouth-watering sides and desserts made fresh and from scratch every day of the week. That’s the Ezell’s Famous Chicken difference, and what sets us apart from all others.

Learn about the dream hatched by hardworking teenagers from a small Texas town, and how hard work, perseverance, vision and faith helped them achieve it.

The Ezell’s Famous Chicken story