Where to Eat Finger Lickin’ Chicken Tenders in Metro Detroit

Chicken tenders aren’t just for kids. As an adult, there’s nothing wrong with enjoying a plump and juicy piece of boneless chicken that’s fried to perfection.

These are the restaurants we recommend for dunking and devouring delicious chicken tenders in metro Detroit. Many of the places on this list make killer chicken wings as well!

Uncle Joe’s Chicken Fingers (Southfield & Warren)

Uncle Joe's Chicken Fingers Warren Southfield Michigan

Sometimes a zesty sauce can take already good tenders to the next level. At Uncle Joe’s Chicken Fingers, their homemade sauce adds a welcome zip to their fresh chicken.

Wing Fingers (Dearborn)

Wingfingers Dearborn

Flap on over to Wing Fingers in Dearborn for seriously succulent chicken fingers. We appreciate the generous size of their made-to-order munchies.

Kuzzo’s Chicken & Waffles (Detroit)

Kuzzo's Chicken & Waffles Detroit

Instead of having your tenders with a side of sauce, why not have them with waffles and syrup? Kuzzo’s Chicken & Waffles in Detroit will have you clucking with delight when you order the Tender Love combo featuring three juicy tenders and a waffle.

Wing Snob (Multiple Locations)

Wing Snob Detroit Livonia Southfield

The plump, juicy tenders at Wing Snob will have you shaking your tail feather. Don’t be intimidated by “snob” in the name of their business; their service is as friendly as can be.

Sweetwater Tavern/Sweetwater Express (Multiple Locations)

Sweetwater Express Detroit

Sweetwater Tavern puts the same love and care into their chicken strips as they put into their award-winning wings. Their convenient takeout locations throughout the area make getting your chicken fix a breeze.

Detroit Wing Company (Multiple Locations)

Detroit Wing Co. Detroit Eastpointe Southfield Michigan

Not only does Detroit Wing Co. master the art of perfectly prepared wings, you can enjoy their fresh chicken tenders in any one of their sixteen homemade sauces. From the sweet Honey BBQ to the hellfire Calypso Heat, there’s no shortage of flavorful dipping options.

Rafic’s Falafel (Dearborn)

Rafic's Falafel Dearborn Michigan

It is no secret what Rafic’s Falafel is famous for, but don’t sleep on their hand-breaded chicken tenders. Rafic’s calls them their pride and joy right after their falafel.

Chicken Shack (Multiple Locations)

Chicken Shack Detroit Michigan

A metro Detroit institution since 1956, Chicken Shack always hits the spot when we crave crispy, flavorful chicken and buttery broasted potatoes.

Mike & E’s (Clinton Township)

Mike & E's Clinton Twp Michigan Chicken Tenders

Mike & E’s serves delicious chicken tenders in Clinton Township. Get yours crispy or grilled, then dunk ’em in homemade sauces like creamy garlic, sweet sriracha, or chipotle barbecue.

Jim Brady’s Detroit (Royal Oak)

Jim Brady's Detroit

As an appetizer or an entrée, Grandma’s Chicken Poppers at Jim Brady’s Detroit are sure to please. The best part about these babies is the choice of dipping sauce. Our personal favorites are the Rock & Rye BBQ and McClure’s Bloody Mary Ranch.

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