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Who has the Best Chicken Sandwich?

August 16, 2022

Category:  Dining

Downtown Tulsa is serving up chicken sandwiches in ways you haven't imagined! Restaurants are serving them grilled, fried, curried, spicy, jerked, and more. Take a gander at these options — we're sure Downtown has something for everyone.

Fried Chicken Brioche
Fried Chicken Brioche

Lone Wolf Bahn Mi

Lone Wolf opened in September 2012 to instant acclaim. Specializing in banh mi (a Vietnamese-style sandwich), kimchi fries, and fried rice bowls with an emphasis on quality and creativity, their food has taken home many local awards.

A few of their chicken sandwich options are: 

  • Fried Chicken Brioche 
    Lemongrass fried chicken with aioli and pickles on a toasted brioche bun.
  • Cilantro Pesto Chicken 
    Herbaceous and nutty grilled chicken.
  • Lemongrass Buttermilk Fried Chicken 
    Southern fried chicken infused with lemongrass.

Spicy Chicken Sandwich
Spicy Chicken Sandwich

Red Light Chicken 

Serving up delectable fried chicken and Southern comfort foods with some heat, Red Light Chicken brings a modern vibe to family-style dining in the heart of Downtown Tulsa.

From whole or half chicken served "regular" or spicy, to honey butter rolls, mac and cheese, green beans, and all the fixins,' you're going to want to bring an appetite. 

Their sandwich options don’t need much explaining. Both the Regular and Spicy are incredible.


Lestat Sandwich
Lestat Sandwich

Dracula Sandwich 

Transylvania’s hottest sandwich concept has finally come to Tulsa, and the menu is scary good.

Check out these vampire-themed sandwiches: 

  • Curse Of Mina 
    Grilled chicken, bacon, Muenster, lettuce, and ranch on challah.
  • Lestat 
    Sweet tea fried Chicken, bread and butter pickles, pimento cheese, fried green tomatoes, and mayo on challah.

Spicy Chicken Sandwich
Spicy Chicken Sandwich


The Tavern is Tulsa’s very own modern interpretation of the classic neighborhood pub. Their rendition of the chicken sandwich is delicious with habanero aioli, a spicy pickle, lettuce, and tomato on a challah bun — and it truly brings the heat.

While you’re there, take a look at the rest of their menu and try some of their creative cocktails and craft beers.  

Fred's Fried Chicken Sandwich
Fred's Fried Chicken Sandwich

Cherry Street Kitchen 

Home-style cooking with a gourmet flare will have you coming back for more at Cherry Street Kitchen. Their menu uses only the freshest ingredients and a lot of love. As far as chicken sandwiches go, try these options: 

  • CSK Chicken Salad Sandwich 
    Herb-roasted chicken breast, sliced red grapes, toasted almonds, and celery in a whipped cream dressing. 
  • Fred's Fried Chicken Sandwich 
    House-made, buttermilk-brined, hand-breaded chicken deep-fried to golden perfection! Served on a brioche bun with pickle planks and Hellmann's mayo.

Boston Avenue Grille & Catering 

Boston Avenue Grille has been proudly serving the people of Downtown Tulsa and surrounding areas for 8 years. This locally owned and operated restaurant stays busy serving breakfast and lunch. Try one of their delicious chicken sandwiches: 

  • Boston’s Signature Chicken Salad 
    Fresh roasted chicken breast, toasted walnuts, cranberries, lettuce, and tomato on toasted wheat berry bread.
  • Chicken Bruschetta 
    Fresh roasted chicken breast, shaved Parmesan cheese, fresh tomato, basil, and pesto mayo.

Huli Huli Sandwich
Huli Huli Sandwich

Local Bison 

The Local Bison’s menu includes Oklahoma favorites with a twist, with all sauces and seasonings made in-house. You can't go wrong with one of these guys:

  • Thunderbird 
    Grilled chicken, jalapeno, lettuce, tomato, white cheddar, and chipotle aioli.
  • Huli Huli
    Grilled chicken, house-made pickles, tomato, slaw, and BBQ.
  • Jerk Bird 
    Grilled chicken, lettuce, tomato, jerk plantain, white cheddar, and mango habanero aioli.

Jerk Chicken Sandwich
Jerk Chicken Sandwich


Located in the Tulsa Arts District, Sisserou’s Restaurant is inspired by the colorful cuisine of the island of Dominica, the Nature Isle of the Caribbean. Their menu represents authentic Caribbean cuisine with a touch of European and American influences. For a different take on chicken sandwiches: 

  • Jerk Chicken 
    Chicken breast marinated with in-house jerk seasoning, grilled to perfection and served on a lightly toasted wheat bun topped with lettuce, tomato, onion, and Swiss cheese, finished off with cool avocado cream. 
  • Chicken Curry Salad 
    Traditional Caribbean curried chicken, blended with mayo, celery, red onion, and grapes, then served on an in-house baked croissant.

There you have it folk! These are just a few of the restaurants serving up delicious places serving up deliciousness, in the chicken sandwich department and otherwise. We truly have something for everyone.

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