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Fries Are Back!

Fries Are Back!

FRIES ARE BACK! We’ve had some changes recently that many of you are very happy about.  First, we brought back our crinkle French fries.  The outpour of requests to bring them back was overwhelming.  There are some super devoted fry connoisseurs out there and we have...

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2020 Update

2020 Update

2020 UPDATE2020 has been quite the year so far and we have done our best to make the most of it.  So here we are…  AUGUST???  Yep.   We unexpectedly lost our Founder, Rocky Lindsley this year.  Our hearts go out to his family and we miss him dearly.  Our Greenville,...

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WOW! Yelp Review Brings Tears to Our Eyes

WOW! Yelp Review Brings Tears to Our Eyes

WOW! Yelp Review Brings Tears to Our EyesWhen we get a YelpElite review like this, we have to smile and share!"Remember, the mind is your best muscle. Big arms can move rocks, but big words can move mountains." - Rocky Balboa Listen, I'm not going rouse you with...

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Southern Soul Food, Local Love

Southern Soul Food, Local Love

SOUTHERN SOUL FOOD, LOCAL LOVEAfter living in Asheville for over a year, I finally made my way to Rocky's. It definitely lived up to the hype! I got the chicken tender plate with the honey mild sauce and a side of Mac and cheese and fried okra. The ocra was fried...

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Eco Friendly Paper Straws

Eco Friendly Paper Straws

ECO FRIENDLY PAPER STRAWSIn an effort to do our part in reducing  the environmental effects of plastic, we use paper straws. While not always a fan favorite, we love hearing from folks that appreciate those efforts. We love when folks leave Rocky's reviews,...

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Fried Chicken-Haters Gonna Love

Fried Chicken-Haters Gonna Love

FRIED CHICKEN HATERS GONNA LOVEFried chicken isn't everyone's thing (I know, how can that be, right?).  We love hearing  real Rocky's reviews where customers have a change of heart because the chicken is just that good! A close friend demanded we go here tonight, and...

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Summer on the Patio

Summer on the Patio

SUMMER ON THE PATIOIt all started June 1st when Rocky and Jeff opened #WingsAndStrings on the south patio with a tribute to Gregg Allman. We knew this was going to be a great summer for music and for friends and families (and even for a few dogs). We wanted to amplify...

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How Hot is Rocky’s Hot?

How Hot is Rocky’s Hot?

HOW HOT IS ROCKY'S HOT?At Rocky’s Hot Chicken Shack, we pay homage to “Nashville style” hot chicken and southern soul food.  We prepare our unique fried chicken to order, starting as “Plain.”  From there we can add the spice from mild to extra hot (lots of folk just...

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Southern Soul Food at the Love Shack

Southern Soul Food at the Love Shack

SOUTHERN SOUL FOOD AT THE LOVE SHACK Real customers, real reviews, sharing their love for Southern soul food that will heat you up! If you were in the middle of an argument and having a bad day and sat down with your partner for a meal, you would makeup and turn the...

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Best Fried Chicken With a Side of Integrity

Best Fried Chicken With a Side of Integrity

BEST FRIED CHICKEN WITH A SIDE OF INTEGRITY I was waiting for a take out order at Rocky's.  Evidently some cash fell out of my pocket. Katie, the bartender, raced after me to return the cash.  She did not know me and could have kept the money, I would not have known...

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