Of all the flightless birds, chickens remain America’s favorite kind to eat, narrowly beating out penguins, kiwis, and Larry Bird. Make bird the word with today's Groupon: for $5, you get $10 worth of healthy comfort fare at Austin Grilled Chicken in Baldwin.
At Austin Grilled Chicken, chefs marinate tender meat for 48 hours in herbs and spices before serving the homestyle chicken alongside healthy, made-from-scratch sides. Along with enough rich poultry to make house cats admit they are powerless, the menu boasts mashed potatoes ($2.49/half-pound order), coleslaw ($2.49/half-pound), and corn on the cob ($1.49). Combo meals include the quarter chicken plate that's decked with light or dark arrangements, a choice of side, and pita bread ($4.49–$4.99). Veggie-clad options such as protein-packed chicken pot pies ($4.99 each) instill eaters with such uncanny poultry powers they suddenly have the ability to play "Wipe Out" with two drumsticks and a kitchen counter.
Austin Grilled Chicken
The savory aroma of grilled chicken lingers in the air of Austin Grilled Chicken as chefs marinate birds in juices, herbs, and spices for 48 hours before tossing them on the grill. They cobble together local ingredients into poultry-based dishes such as chicken pot pies and grilled-chicken salads, and sides such as coleslaw, potato salad, and mashed potatoes, which are all made from scratch daily. Diners can sup at an abundance of tabletops scattered about the vibrant pink-and-yellow, casual eatery, or opt for takeout service to feast within the comforts of home or a kiddie pool filled with dipping sauce.