02/06/2012 09:52 am ET Updated Apr 07, 2012

10 Chef-Recommended Fried Chicken Joints

What are the qualities that make for the perfect fried chicken? Is it the coating, the crispness, or the locale where you're eating it? We asked chefs around the country to divulge their favorite fried chicken joints.

What's your favorite fried chicken joint? Please share your favorite place to get fried chicken in the comments below... and let us know what you like about the food and restaurant.

10 Fried Chicken Joints Chefs Love