East Peoria is gearing up to welcome a new restaurant called Slim Chickens. The Fayetteville, Arkansas- based franchise has nearly 30 restaurant mainly across Arkansas, Texas and Oklahoma, but the company is expanding the brand to Illinois thanks to entrepreneur Dave Harris, who is also...

Houston is about to get their first taste of Slim Chickens. The brand is preparing to open a restaurant in Katy, marking the first of a 10 to 20 locations planned in the market. The 3,200-square-foot restaurant will be located at 23320 Mercantile Parkway is...

As tailgate season kicks off, Slim Chickens offers some of the most popular items that make great football party snacks. Christian did a great job of giving tailgate tips like serving easy to eat finger foods at parties and how to keep drinks cold longer...

With over 200 entries from six states, we were humbled this week to review the submissions for our first ever biggest fan competition. We already knew this from seeing you all in the stores, but we were reminded that several of you eat at Slim Chickens...

In honor of National Waffle Day, franchisee Rob Byford demonstrated how Slim Chickens does the Southern staple—chicken and waffles.  “It all starts with good ingredients,” Byford said. “If your waffles come out of the freezer, or your chicken, we’re getting on the wrong start.”  Rob proceeds to...

Tom Gordon and Greg Smart, have been friends since they were 16 years old and met in their hometown of Little Rock. And while they had a vision at a young age of what they wanted to do with their lives, that shifted and they...

Slim Chickens was featured on 1011 News! Christian showcased the red, white and blue flavors of Slim Chickens Jar Desserts in honor of the 4th of July holiday weekend. He brought on the strawberry and blueberry cheesecake varieties in patriotic colors and spoke about how...

Broken Arrows grand opening was featured in www.baledger.com on Monday, June 29th, by Shawn Hein. The Broken Arrow community may have many options when it comes to chicken restaurants. But, Slim Chickens, a better-chicken fast casual restaurant based out of Fayetteville, Ark., opened its...

Sam Pierce from The Saline Courier wrote an announcement of the upcoming opening Slim Chickens restaurant in Benton. Slim Chickens, a fast-casual better chicken restaurant, is opening its newest restaurant in Benton, AR in mid-July. Members of the Benton community can expect delicious food...

Tulsa World's Laurie Winslow wrote about our upcoming opening in Tulsa! Here's a recap: The Fayetteville, Arkansas-based restaurant franchise, Slim Chickens, is opening its first location in this Tulsa market on June 29th, 2015. The restaurant, which is corporately owned, has been in the works...

The lessons learned on the baseball diamond are easily translated to the business environment. Bill Hooks, a franchisee in the Slim Chickens system, played Division 3 baseball and has been able to apply some of the tenants of America’s past time to his franchise business....