Wayside Chicken

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.

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Catering and online orders available


Parking available in the lot outside the restaurant

Contact info

2203 Jefferson Park Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA

Open now
Monday 9:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 9:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 9:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 9:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday 9:00am - 9:30pm
Local time 5:10pm