12 New and Noteworthy SF Bay Area Fried Chicken Sandwiches
San Francisco is both a sandwich city and a city that's accepted the South's beloved fried chicken with open arms. So it was only natural for the two to come together in delicious fashion, via the fried chicken sandwich. Fast-casual concepts like The Bird and Starbird are offering quick and concise versions, while established restaurants like Bluestem Brasserie and Maybeck's deliver spruced-up iterations with pimento cheese and an unusual vodka-based batter. Then there are the more extreme ones, in both spice (WesBurger 'N' More) and size (Hot Sauce and Panko), renditions for the more daring fried chicken sandwich fans. Start planning your next fried chicken sandwich fix with these notable Bay Area newcomers.