Vegan Options at Church’s Chicken (Updated 2023)

Vegan Options at Church's Chicken

The vegan options at Church’s Chicken is not anything that is going to really impress any vegans. However, when compared to other fast food chicken locations – Church’s is right on par with their competitors like KFC and Popeye’s.

Basically, you’re going to have a choice between a couple sides and that’s about it.

Vegan Options at Church’s Chicken

Vegan Sides

  • French Fries
  • Spicy Rice
  • Green Beans
  • Jalapeno Pepper
  • Dinner Rolls


  • Ketchup
  • Texas Pete Hot Sauce
  • Cocktail Sauce

Breakfast Sides

  • Hash Rounds
  • Grits

Cross-Contamination Concerns

While fryer cross-contamination is probably not a surprise to any vegan, here is the official statement from Church’s:

Some Church’s® restaurants sell fish and/or shellfish products. Chicken and other fried products sold in those stores may be
fried in the same oil used for frying fish and shellfish products.

Church’s Chicken Vegan FAQ

Church's Chicken
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Is Church’s Chicken Okra Vegan?

According to their Allergen Guide, the Okra at Church’s contains dairy so it is not vegan. The dairy is most likely from the breading used to coat the okra.

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Our Picks

Ryan’s Pick: I’ve not been to Church’s Chicken in a long time. Definitely pre-vegan days. I’ll update here when I visit next.

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More Info and Links

  • If you’d like to see everything on Church’s Chicken’s menu, check out Church’s Chicken’s Full Menu 
  • Information pulled directly from Church’s Chicken Nutrition and Allergen Information page
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