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Lee’s Famous Recipe Chicken

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856 W Sherman Blvd, Muskegon, Michigan 49441, USA, Michigan, USA 49441
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VOTED BEST CHICKEN

Lee's Chicken has been ​FAMOUS SINCE 1966

So, how did Lee’s become famous in the first place?
Dig deeper and learn the story behind the recipe.

1966: AMERICA’S FIRST TASTE OF FAME

Lee Cummings and Harold Omer open “Harold’s Take Home” restaurant in Lima, Ohio where Lee introduces his Famous Recipe chicken.

1967: UP & RUNNING

Lee’s opens new stores in Dayton and Cincinnati, Ohio and Kalamazoo, Michigan.

1972: THE GREAT TASTE GROWS

Company pilot and director of operations Jerry Sullivan helps open 55 new restaurants for the company and becomes the franchisee for store number 100 in Sanford, Florida.

1981: FIFTEEN YEARS & GOING STRONG

Lee’s Famous Recipe marks its 15th anniversary the same year Shoney’s Inc. in Nashville, Tennessee purchases the rights to the company.

1982: FAMOUS RECIPE’S FIRST FARMHOUSE

Lee’s introduces its new farmhouse store design in Jacksonville, Florida.

1991: QUARTER-CENTURY OF CHICKEN

Lee’s celebrates its 25th anniversary with Lee Cummings as its national spokesman.

THE 2000s: EXPANDED MENU OFFERINGS

The Lee’s Brand stays strong through several ownership changes, introduces Spicy Jumbo Dippers, and strategically focuses on breast strips and new sides to enhance our customers’ experience.

THE 2010s: FOCUSED ON FRANCHISING

Lee’s re-engineers itself to better support its licensing and franchising efforts across the US, and internationally. New stores are opened or built in Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, and Canada. The brand continues to see sales growth outpacing the industry.

2016: FIFTY YEARS OF FAMOUS FLAVOR

Lee’s celebrates 50 years of being FAMOUS FOR CHICKEN.

Muskegon Location:
856 West Sherman Blvd.
MuskegonMichigan 49441
(231) 755-7333
Spring/Summer hours:
Sunday: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday- Saturday: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Lobby/Dining room closes half hour before drive thru

Fall/Winter hours:
Sunday - Thursday: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday & Saturday: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Lobby/Dining room closes half hour before drive thru