🔒Insiders, this is where the Houston area gets its best wings; See the most-mentioned spots for chicken happiness

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HOUSTON – Mild, medium, or hot, chicken wings are a favorite food for many people throughout the Houston area, but where do people pick up their favorites?

KPRC 2 reached out to find out where people like to eat wings and there were more than a few responses. However, a few places continued to be mentioned. Here are some of the places that were named on repeat throughout the Houston area when we asked.

If you’d like to see the full listing of responses (which admittedly may contain some gems that were not repeated), go here.

Big City Wings

Multiple locations recommended.

“Great group of people love their wings big and meaty” -- Jim Ogletree

Bonfire Wings

Favored location: On the east side at Wood Forest and Normandy.

Brews Brothers

2404 Strand, Galveston, Texas

“Not Houston, but Brews Brothers and The Spot were always really solid options in Galveston when I lived there.”

Dream Wings on Ella

3425 Ella Blvd, Houston, Texas 77018

Flava Wings

7395 McHard Rd, #102 Houston, Texas 77053

LA Crawfish

Two locations.

19th Hole Grill and Bar

202 Sawdust Rd, Spring, TX 77380

Pappas Burgers

5815 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77057

“Pappas Burgers has some pretty legit wings!!!” -- Christopher Lyons

The Spot

3204 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, Texas

Texas Huddle Grille & Sports Bar

803 East Nasa Parkway #100, Webster, TX, United States, Texas

“Y’all sleepin’ on Texas Huddle Grille & Sports Bar in Webster. ... Their wings are awesome and the rest of their menu is, too!!!” -- Adolph Duane Postel

Wild Wing Cafe in Katy

The Gardens at Westgreen, 20940 Katy Freeway, Suite A, Katy, TX 77449

Wings 87

Wings ‘n Things 290

10999 Northwest Freeway, Houston, Texas 77092

These mentions were so specific we got interested in them...

Broadway Buffalo Wings

1520 Southmore Ave, Pasadena, TX 77502

“Pasadena’s best.” -- Isidro Garcia

Thai Cottage

“Thai Cottage heat no 3″ -- Tab Smith


“Imma bit of a wing expert. Top 5: Pluckers, Wingstop, Bayou City, Hooters, Spankys/Pasadena, Honorable mention 2 A Days.” -- Jose F. Villagran

The Backyard Grill and Buffalo Bayou Brewing Company. Hands down best wings in Houston. Both are (on fire).” -- James Simpson

Flappy Wings & Burgers in Katy, worth the drive!! If you haven’t tried them yet, you are missing out.” -- AmyJo Freeze

Where did we miss? Especially interested in the local gems you love. Let us know in the comments.

About the Author:

Amanda Cochran is an Edward R. Murrow award-winning journalist. She specializes in Texas features, consumer and business news and local crime coverage.