Editors and panelists at The Daily Meal have plucked out America’s 75 best places for fried chicken, and Miami has five spots on the list. Voters included Lee Schrager, the founder-director of the South Beach Wine & Food Festival and co-author of fried-chicken cookbook Fried & True.
Hy Vong (No. 30), 3458 SW Eighth St., Miami.
The Dutch (No. 36), 2201 Collins Ave., Miami Beach.
The Local (No. 38), 150 Giralda Ave., Coral Gables.
Yardbird (No. 53), 1600 Lenox Ave., Miami Beach.
Magnum (No. 64), 709 NE 79th St., Miami.
And the No. 1 place to eat fried chicken in America? Willie Mae’s Scotch House in New Orleans.