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Pop-Up Chicken Shop

409 N Hershey Rd, Bloomington, IL 61704


Self-proclaimed originator of Illinois hot chicken with full-service bar.

We're Pop-Up Chicken Shop and we've been a local American restaurant here in Bloomington, IL since 2018. Our menu features a broad selection of American classics and southern favorites, such as artisan Illinois hot chicken sandwiches, fried pickles, and corn on the cob served with homemade dill fries, cornbread, and cider vinegar slaw. We serve some of the best fried chicken in Bloomington and the surrounding areas - so you can be certain your food will be always juicy, hot, and delicious! We've got fantastic food and an outstanding reputation, thanks to our loyal customers who are spreading the word about us. Stop by today and see what all the buzz is about!

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