Chicken Licken’s been serving up delicious chicken to South African’s for more than 40 years. Their menu is filled with hot wings, fried chicken, chicken burgers, fries, and a whole lot more.

Here’s the Chicken Licken menu with prices in South Africa:

Menu ItemPrice (R)

Hot Wings

6 Hotwings29.90
12 Hotwings59.90
24 Hotwings112.90
36 Hotwings163.90

Chicken Meals

8 Hotwings® + toast + 300ml Coke56.90
8 Hotwings® + toast + 440ml Coke59.90
2 pieces + toast + 300ml Coke48.90
2 pieces + toast + 440ml Coke51.90

Soul Food Specials

8 pieces + 2 regular Soul Fries + 2 regular sides + 2 Licken Loafs132.90
6 pieces + 2 regular Soul Fries + 2 regular sides + 2 Licken Loafs107.90
6 Hotwings + a portion of Soul Fries35.90
6 Hotwings + a portion of Soul Fries™ + 300ml Coke46.90
6 Hotwings + a portion of Soul Fries™ + 440ml Coke50.90
16 Hotwings + 2 regular Soul Fries88.90
10 Hotwings + a portion of Soul Fries53.90
3 pieces SoulFire chicken + 1 sachet SoulFire sauce39.90
3 pieces SoulFire chicken + a portion of Soul Fries + 1 sachet SoulFire sauce 44.90
6 pieces SoulFire chicken + 1 regular Soul Fries + 2 sachets SoulFire sauce79.90
12 Hotwings + 4 Sliders + 2 regular Soul Fries98.90
Love Me Tender Burger + a regular Soul Fries + 2 Hotwings + 440ml Coke58.90

Soulsister Specials

2 pieces + a portion of Soul Fries30.90
2 pieces + a portion of Soul Fries + 300ml Coke44.90
2 pieces + a portion of Soul Fries + 440ml Coke47.90
4 pieces + 1 regular Soul Fries58.90
5 pieces + 2 regular Soul Fries78.90

Just Chicken Licken

1 piece chicken16.90
2 piece chicken27.90
3 piece chicken41.90
4 piece chicken54.90
5 piece chicken66.90
6 piece chicken78.90
9 piece chicken116.90
15 piece chicken190.90
21 piece chicken258.90

Easy Bucks Menu

2 Original Slyders + a portion of Soul Fries24.00
Popcorn Chicken in a shaker cup24.00
4 Hotwings + a portion of Soul Fries24.00
2 Hotwings + a Slider + a portion of Soul Fries24.00

Chicken Burgers

Double Chicken Boerie Burger26.90
Love Me Tender Burger29.90
Love Me Tender Cheeseburger31.90
Love Me Hot Burger29.90
Love Me Hot Cheeseburger31.90
Big John Burger31.90
Double Chicken Boerie Burger Meal39.90
Love Me Tender Burger Meal46.90
Love Me Tender Cheeseburger Meal48.90
Love Me Hot Burger Meal46.90
Love Me Hot Cheeseburger Meal48.90
Big John Burger Meal46.90


1 Original Slider8.90
2 Original Slider17.90
4 Original Slider33.90
1 Cheese Slider10.90
2 Cheese Slider20.90
4 Cheese Slider37.90


Regular Soul Fries9.90
Medium Soul Fries18.90
Large Soul Fries29.90
2 Chicken loags10.00
Soulfire Bottle16.90
2 Soulfire Sachets3.00
Regular Soulslaw7.90
Large Soulslaw15.90
Regular Achaar8.90
Large Achaar17.90
Regular Tomato Salsa9.90
Large Tomato Salsa18.90

Secret Menu

Cheesewich Meal39.90
Chicwich Meal46.90
S'Dumo Burger Meal31.90

Desserts & Drinks

Kreemy Cyclone21.90
Mini Cycole17.90
Cool Cone Choc7.90
Sundae Lick'n16.90
Cool Cone4.90
Double Thick Shake15.90
300ml Can12.90
440ml Bottle15.90
300ml Liqui Fruit14.90

2020 Chicken Licken Menu Updates

Similar to the 2020 Ocean Basket menu updates, a number of dishes on Chicken Licken’s menu have increased in price.

To start – the hotwing deals have increased around RM5.00 for each size, while all of the items under the Soul Food Specials have increased by about RM3.00 each.

Chicken Licken’s Success

Thinking about fried chicken in South Africa? Think no further than Chicken Licken. They’ve been perfecting their chicken recipe for decades and their growth in the country has shown the locals absolutely love their style.

As you can see from their menu above, there’s plenty of different types of chicken available for you to choose from. Perfect so you never get bored of ordering the same thing over and over.

A Sample Of The Chicken Licken Menu

On top of that, whether your dining solo or with your family or friends – Chicken Licken’s got you covered. They have great value solo meals such as the Hotwings Meal – 8 hotwings, toast, and a 300ml coke.

Looking for something to share? Why not try the Family Full House – 8 pieces of their delicious chicken, 2 regular fries, 2 regular sides, and 2 loafs of their buttery bread goodness. Perfect.

Chicken Licken Family Full House Meal

Of course, if you’re after a quick snack in a hurry, why not grab one of their burgers? The Love Me Hot Cheeseburger is perfect for those after a bit of spice. A chicken fillet, lettuce, tomato, cheese, topped with a special firey sauce to light your mouth on fire. Get on it.

Best Chicken

Now now, the Chicken Licken menu can be a bit intimidating for those that’ve never ordered from it before. Which is why we’ve done the research and found the most popular items on their menu so you can make sure you getting something absolutely delicious.

As one of their signature dishes, you most certainly cannot go wrong ordering their Hotwings. They aren’t famous in South Africa for no reason.

You can order them in a range of different sizes, meals, and combinations. As well as having the options to top them off with whatever sauce you please.

Next up – their fried chicken. Crumbed delicately, fried intensely. What more could you want? Order 1 piece, 2 pieces, 3 pieces – whatever. No matter the level of your hungriness, your local Chicken Licken has more than enough chicken on their menu to keep you satisfied.

If the sound of chicken after chicken after chicken has got you feeling a bit sick of the same old. Why not have a shot at some of South Africa’s most popular burgers? For that, you’ll want to head right on down and order from the menu at your local Steers restaurant.

Restaurant Locations

No matter where you are in South Africa – you’re always likely to be within driving distance of a Chicken Licken restaurant. Some of the larger areas they have restaurants in include Johannesburg, Cape Town, Gauteng, the North West Province, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, and others.

On top of that, they also have a single restaurant in KwaZulu-Natal and another on in Free State – both letting locals order from their menu above and enjoy some delicious chicken.

For a full list of all the Chicken Licken restaurants, check out their website.

About Chicken Licken

George Sombonos founded Chicken Licken way back in 1981. From the single location opening four decades ago, their grown to other 250 restaurants, with the majority of them being in South Africa and a few in Botswana.

Sombonos originally learned about the restaurant trade in the 1970s, whilst his father owned a restaurant himself called the Dairy Den. He made a small trip to the United States when he visit one fast food restaurant in particular in Waco Texas. He loved the fried chicken so much, he offered to buy their recipe for $1,000. They accepted.

From there, he took the recipe back to South Africa, registered the business and company names, and began his journey which would take Chicken Licken to a 5% market share of the fast food restaurants in South Africa.

The Chicken Licken menu has been consistently dynamic over it’s lifetime, changing and adapting to whatever the locals prefer. Today, their menu is filled with a wondrous range of hotwings, fried chicken, burgers, fries, and plenty more delicious dishes for your to dine on.

One of the large fast food chains Chicken Licken competes with, is Burger King. There’s a reason the Burger King menu is being served up all over the world – they make good burgers.

It’ll be interesting to see how Chicken Licken continues to compete in South Africa, and how (or if) they will continue to change their menu to the every changing landscape.

Talk To Someone At Chicken Licken

Want to get in touch with their staff to ask them more questions about the Chicken Licken menu? Send them a message here:

Summing it up, if you’re after a bit of tasty chicken to satisfy your hunger cravings, you’ll be more than pleased with your decision to dine on the chicken at Chicken Licken.

On the other hand, if you want a bit of a change in food scenery, why not try out some pizza instead. There’s plenty of pizza on the Debonairs menu your taste buds will love.

Enjoy your chicken!

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