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Where to Eat Crispy, Saucy Chicken Wings in Dallas

From basic Buffalo to cheese-drenched Korean wings, these fly to the top

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Whether an accompaniment to a football game and beer or just a slightly messy dinner, there’s no denying the appeal of an excellent chicken wing. From seriously crisp Korean versions to traditional Buffalo wings, these 10 Dallas establishments serve up the sauciest, crispiest, juiciest wings in the city.

Go forth, and get ready to use a lot of napkins as you make your way through this list of spots serving Dallas’s best chicken wings.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Armoury D.E.

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2714 Elm St
Dallas, TX 75226
(972) 803-5151
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Because Armoury is open until 2 a.m., the Darkwing Drums (also known as duck wings) tossed in a spicy mango-peach chili sauce are a perfect late-night snack.

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2. Ten Bells Tavern

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232 W 7th St
Dallas, TX 75208
(214) 943-2677
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The spicy, saucy wings at this beloved North Oak Cliff bar are a favorite of the late-night crowd, especially when paired with a basket of the chips and curry.

3. Rice Chicken

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2540 Old Denton Rd #136
Carrollton, TX 75006
(469) 758-6392
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Bring a few friends and share a massive plate of chicken wings at this Carrollton spot known for its shatteringly-crisp batter. Wings here can be sauced in soy, honey garlic, or a completely addictive sweet-spicy sauce. Bone-in and boneless wings are both options.

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4. Mike's Chicken

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2403, 4234 Maple Ave
Dallas, TX 75219
(214) 443-7822
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Tender, juicy, perfectly-crisp wings await at this under-the-radar fried chicken gem. Pair a choice of tenders (hey, they’re boneless wings, right?) or bone-in wings with a variety of sauces like spicy barbecue, buffalo sauce, and a ton of excellent sides.

5. Nurungji Chicken/누릉지통닭/치킨

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11407 Emerald St
Dallas, TX 75229
(469) 886-9234
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Alongside its signature dish, the crispy, cheesy Nurungji chicken, diners can also find excellent (and well-priced) wings at this Koreatown haunt. Stick with the plain wings, or amp up an order with mango-habanero, buffalo, or extra-spicy sauce. Need to order for a crowd? Nurungi sells an order of 100 wings for less than a buck each.

6. Angry Dog

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2726 Commerce St
Dallas, TX 75226
(214) 741-4406
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A favorite for Deep Ellum revelers, the wings at Angry Dog have a devoted loyal following. Typical buffalo and lemon pepper options are on offer, along with a super-hot version that only serious pepper junkies should consume.

7. Zaap Kitchen Lao & Thai Street Eats

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6107 Greenville Ave
Dallas, TX 75206
(972) 982-2851
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Fried to a perfect crisp and showered in even crispier garlic, the Laotian-style wings at Zaap are an essential order. Consider trying them as part of the “Zaap combo,” which pairs those wings with sticky rice and a refreshing papaya salad.

8. Phat Wings

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3220 Gus Thomasson Rd #101
Mesquite, TX 75150
(972) 279-1368
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Schlep out to Mesquite for PHAT (pretty hot and tasty) wings that have earned a devoted following. With sauces ranging from Napalm fire (as spicy as it sounds) to dry rubs like “radical ranch” and lemon pepper,” the options here are both abundant and reasonably priced.

9. Press Box Grill

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1623 Main St
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 747-8226
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Belly up to the bar at this popular Downtown haunt for plenty of beer and breaded jumbo wings tossed in barbecue or Buffalo sauce. Still craving wings but need something allegedly healthy? Try the buffalo chicken salad, served with spicy chicken strips, bleu cheese dressing, and tomato.

10. The Mucky Duck Bar

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5064 Addison Cir
Addison, TX 75001
(972) 233-9362
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This Addison Circle bar is popular among sports enthusiasts, and the wings are at least partly why. Combine the lemon pepper and Buffalo sauces for a truly transcendent chicken wing experience.

1. Armoury D.E.

2714 Elm St, Dallas, TX 75226
Armoury DE

Because Armoury is open until 2 a.m., the Darkwing Drums (also known as duck wings) tossed in a spicy mango-peach chili sauce are a perfect late-night snack.

2714 Elm St
Dallas, TX 75226

2. Ten Bells Tavern

232 W 7th St, Dallas, TX 75208

The spicy, saucy wings at this beloved North Oak Cliff bar are a favorite of the late-night crowd, especially when paired with a basket of the chips and curry.

232 W 7th St
Dallas, TX 75208

3. Rice Chicken

2540 Old Denton Rd #136, Carrollton, TX 75006

Bring a few friends and share a massive plate of chicken wings at this Carrollton spot known for its shatteringly-crisp batter. Wings here can be sauced in soy, honey garlic, or a completely addictive sweet-spicy sauce. Bone-in and boneless wings are both options.

2540 Old Denton Rd #136
Carrollton, TX 75006

4. Mike's Chicken

2403, 4234 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75219

Tender, juicy, perfectly-crisp wings await at this under-the-radar fried chicken gem. Pair a choice of tenders (hey, they’re boneless wings, right?) or bone-in wings with a variety of sauces like spicy barbecue, buffalo sauce, and a ton of excellent sides.

2403, 4234 Maple Ave
Dallas, TX 75219

5. Nurungji Chicken/누릉지통닭/치킨

11407 Emerald St, Dallas, TX 75229

Alongside its signature dish, the crispy, cheesy Nurungji chicken, diners can also find excellent (and well-priced) wings at this Koreatown haunt. Stick with the plain wings, or amp up an order with mango-habanero, buffalo, or extra-spicy sauce. Need to order for a crowd? Nurungi sells an order of 100 wings for less than a buck each.

11407 Emerald St
Dallas, TX 75229

6. Angry Dog

2726 Commerce St, Dallas, TX 75226

A favorite for Deep Ellum revelers, the wings at Angry Dog have a devoted loyal following. Typical buffalo and lemon pepper options are on offer, along with a super-hot version that only serious pepper junkies should consume.

2726 Commerce St
Dallas, TX 75226

7. Zaap Kitchen Lao & Thai Street Eats

6107 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206

Fried to a perfect crisp and showered in even crispier garlic, the Laotian-style wings at Zaap are an essential order. Consider trying them as part of the “Zaap combo,” which pairs those wings with sticky rice and a refreshing papaya salad.

6107 Greenville Ave
Dallas, TX 75206

8. Phat Wings

3220 Gus Thomasson Rd #101, Mesquite, TX 75150

Schlep out to Mesquite for PHAT (pretty hot and tasty) wings that have earned a devoted following. With sauces ranging from Napalm fire (as spicy as it sounds) to dry rubs like “radical ranch” and lemon pepper,” the options here are both abundant and reasonably priced.

3220 Gus Thomasson Rd #101
Mesquite, TX 75150

9. Press Box Grill

1623 Main St, Dallas, TX 75201

Belly up to the bar at this popular Downtown haunt for plenty of beer and breaded jumbo wings tossed in barbecue or Buffalo sauce. Still craving wings but need something allegedly healthy? Try the buffalo chicken salad, served with spicy chicken strips, bleu cheese dressing, and tomato.

1623 Main St
Dallas, TX 75201

10. The Mucky Duck Bar

5064 Addison Cir, Addison, TX 75001

This Addison Circle bar is popular among sports enthusiasts, and the wings are at least partly why. Combine the lemon pepper and Buffalo sauces for a truly transcendent chicken wing experience.

5064 Addison Cir
Addison, TX 75001

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