Sweet Chick

Restaurants , Soul and southern American Lower East Side
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Brooklyn's chicken-and-waffle joint finds a new home in the old Max Fish space, doling out Southern comfort food and bacon Bloody Marys.
Venue name: Sweet Chick
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Address: 178 Ludlow St
New York
10002
Cross street: between E Houston and Stanton Sts
Opening hours: Mon–Thu, Sun 11am–2am; Fri, Sat 11am–4am
Transport: Subway: F to Lower East Side–Second Ave
Price: Average entrée: $16. AmEx, Disc, MC, V
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Moriah S
tastemaker

Best chicken and waffles!!!! Vibe is fun and casual, great for groups and tons of southern food options to get your comfort on! Bloody mary's are amazing and it's so great to be able to add a little beer next to it. Worth the wait!

Maria M
tastemaker

Such a great restaurant for a typical fried chicken & waffles feast! Tucked into Ludlow Street on the Lower East Side, this place is perfect for those in Manhattan not willing to trek to the original location in Brooklyn. The various chicken and waffle combinations are great for everyone, including those like me who have never eaten fried chicken & waffles before stepping into this restaurant. If you're not feeling like chicken & waffles, there are other southern food options including shrimp 'n grits and smoked pork has. And not to mention, they also have great cocktails!


For those first-timers, I recommend getting the classic chicken & waffles (picture below). Feeling something new? Try something more adventurous like The General chicken & waffle combo, which includes fried chicken with general tso's sauce, rice and broccoli waffle.