Our Story

The chicken comes first.

At Chick N Max, you’ll find juicy, golden, freshly cooked and crispy, perfectly seasoned chicken at the center of every dish. Your favorite sides sum to a satisfying meal. And for dessert, apple dumplings.

Chick N Max invites you to join us for lunch or dinner, 7 days a week. Give us a ring or come on in to find a friendly member of our team for your order. We’re glad you’re here and we’ll do our best to ensure that your dine-in or carry-out experience is exceptional.

Chick N Max

Chick N Max was founded in Wichita, KS – A power-center for restaurant and business headquarters. In this Midwest community, you’ll find the foundations of Pizza Hut, The Coleman Co., Koch Industries, Cessna, Rent-a-Center, White Castle, Residence Inn, Lone Star, Freddy’s, Learjet, and many more.

The Max in our chicken was raised here and values the many mentors that inspired his love of restaurants and the valuable connections they create among friends, families, businesses and communities.

News & Events

New Chick N Max Opens in West Wichita

Chick N Max opened a new location today in Wichita’s fast-growing North Maize Road retail corridor. This is the third restaurant for the fledgling concept that launched just a year ago at Central & Hillside. The second location opened a few months later at 21st & Greenwich. “Opening our first three restaurants and developing the… Read More

92.3 Interview with Max Sheets

Chick N Max goes live on-air with 92.3 KS Country. Listen as Trace and Cathy interview Max Sheets in-studio. Listen as Max tells a little about the local roots of Chick N Max restaurants, and discover what’s new with our funky good (and local) chicken joint.

Chick N Max Nominated for Hot New Concept of 2018 by Kansas Restaurant Association

An awards ceremony that’s kind of like the Oscars for Kansas restaurants happens later this month, and late last week, the nominees were announced. The list includes many Wichita restaurants, chefs, managers and servers. The awards are handed out by the Kansas Restaurant and Hospitality Association, and the ceremony is set to happen from 5 to… Read More