For over 50 years, Wayside Takeout & Catering, featuring Ole Virginia Fried Chicken, remains a favorite eatery in Charlottesville. Wayside Chicken serves up “some of the best fried chicken in the south”. Listed in Southern Living’s “Best of the South,” the restaurant provides catering to visitors in the area, businesses and the University of Virginia with the same fast and friendly service as the regular loyal local customers.


Price Range: $

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Catering and online orders available

2203 Jefferson Park Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA


Monday – Thursday;
9am til 9pm

Friday & Saturday;
9am til 9:30pm


T: (434) 977 5000


Parking available in the lot outside the restaurant