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Slappy’s Chicken Wins Top Spot in North Carolina

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Slappy’s Chicken in Winston-Salem has been crowned the best fried chicken spot in North Carolina by Yelp. The restaurant, known for its crispy and juicy fried chicken served in a spicy, savory sauce, has received rave reviews from “Elite” users on the platform. Yelp’s study of five-star reviews catapulted Slappy’s Chicken to the top, just in time for National Fried Chicken Day on July 6.

Fans have praised Slappy’s for its unique take on fried chicken, which combines a crispy exterior with a juicy interior, all smothered in a tangy and spicy sauce reminiscent of Nashville’s hot chicken. In addition to the mouthwatering chicken, patrons have expressed their love for the side dishes, such as collard greens and Cheez-It mac and cheese. The restaurant’s outstanding customer service has also contributed to its 4.6-star rating, making it a must-visit spot for fried chicken enthusiasts.