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Isn’t the name “popcorn chicken” intriguing enough? What is the origin of the name? Popcorn chicken got its name from its resemblance to popped corn kernels. Without a doubt, popcorn chicken is a chicken dish made up of little bite-sized chunks. Before being cooked, breading chicken parts is a must. In fact, popcorn chicken is real chicken breast meat nuggets. These, however, are much smaller than nuggets.

As mentioned above, it looks like popcorn pieces that you can ‘pop’ in your mouth. You can eat a few of the chicken pieces at a time because they are small in size.

As a matter of fact, we serve the greatest popcorn chicken in town. We always serve food that is incredibly fresh and savory at AFC. So, we are happy to provide a one-of-a-kind chicken dish made in an AFC distinctive flavor. They aren’t available anywhere else. The fluids just pour when we bite into it, and it’s really juicy and crispy.

In other words, we’ll assist you in expanding your popcorn chicken horizons beyond your typical haunts. A variety of poultry entrees, non-vegetarian dishes, sides, and dips are also available.

About the AFC

Alberta Fried Chicken (AFC) is a fast-food restaurant chain based in Edmonton, Alberta. In terms of food, our goal at Alberta Fried Chicken is to provide Albertans with distinct, excellent flavors. 

You can eat at our restaurant, take it home, or have it delivered to your door within a 10-kilometer radius between 11:30 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. As a result, you have a choice. We don’t keep anything cooked ahead of time because we want to serve it to you fresh. In addition, we are open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. We serve at convenient times and locations at reasonable prices. And we strive to deliver quickly and in a variety of ways.


Gene Gagliardi, a food scientist, invented popcorn chicken. Particularly, the United States took the credit for inventing, testing, and selling this dish in the year 1992. Popcorn chicken is a popular dish in the United States. Absolutely, it was simple to put together and pack into small lunch boxes.

In the Southern United States, when some of the poor folks couldn’t bear the thought of wasting even small pieces of chicken, they fried them. So, for the sake of convenience, we now make chicken bits. Indeed, while watching your favorite show or at a party, it’s simple to pop a small piece of chicken.

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Health Facts:

Chicken is a high-protein, low-carbohydrate food. It’s a slice of lean meat with a lot of nutrients.

  • A good source of protein. It aids in the development and maintenance of our muscles.
  • There is no fat in chicken. As a result, eating chicken will not make you gain weight. You can keep your health while doing so.
  • It also contains a lot of phosphate and calcium.  Definitely, these play an important role in maintaining bone health.
  • Chicken helps to prevent arthritis.
  • Chicken is good for your immune system.
  • Tryptophan and vitamin B5 are there in this meat. As you may know, both can help you relax.

Nutrition Facts: 

84 g popcorn chicken has Calories 160 and Total Fat 12 g

Saturated Fat 2.5 g

Cholesterol 50 mg

Sodium 760 mg

Total carbohydrate 13 g

Dietary Fiber 1 g

Sugar 0 g

Protein 11 g

Iron 1.4 mg


These are the most popular and delectable items at AFC. Evidently, it’s also important to cook them at the right temperature if you want them to taste good. Small, medium and large chicken packages are available.

Normal and meal options are available in all the packs. It should be noted popcorn chicken is also available at AFC in AFC special flavor. Not only are they tasty, crispy, and flavorful, but they’re also the best. They have an exceptionally crunchy texture.

Furthermore, it is cost-effective. It can fill your tummy easily and is a quick and delicious method to feed your kids.

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In addition, excellent breast flesh makes this boneless chicken. Marinating helps to make inside of the popcorn chicken tender. And breading makes the outside crunchy and tasty. Indeed, the perfect size for on-the-go munching. Each piece is easily chewable since it will not be held or made. Not to mention that this is the most famous fried chicken dish. Besides, strips are extra crispy and get served with delicious sides.

Actually, the coating of the pieces in seasoned flour or batter gives our popcorn chicken its flavor. This dish becomes much more delectable when crispy, crunchy, and juicy. In fact, you can eat them as snacks. 

Moreover, AFC is a determined fast-food restaurant that produces fantastic specials not available anywhere else. Other restaurants only offer one taste. Each and every piece of popcorn chicken upholds AFC’s dedication to quality and high standards.


AFC offers popcorn chicken in four different types. Not to mention the fact that they’re small little bread coated and fried bites. Furthermore, they are the most popular things among the public. Small, medium, and large chicken in regular and meal packs are available. They’re not only delicious, crispy, and tasty, but they’re also the greatest. Our chefs fry them at the appropriate temperature.

AFC Popcorn Chicken (small): AFC popcorn chicken, tiny, regularly available in AFC special flavor. Along with ketchup and spicy sauce, it is obtainable. Time to prepare: 15-20 minutes. In addition, accompaniments are Sweet and sour sauce, honey mustard, and dipping sauce.

Additionally, there is a poutine promotion with a discount (regular and large).

AFC Popcorn Chicken MEAL (small): AFC Special flavored Chicken, small side, and drink (355ml).

Medium Popcorn Chicken: AFC’s unique fried chicken with AFC’s special flavor, hot sauce, and ketchup. Indeed, Honey mustard dipping sauce, sweet and savory, are the two types of sauces. Particularly, Discounted poutine offer (regular and large available) is the attraction. It takes 4-6 minutes to prepare the dish.

Popcorn Chicken MEAL (medium): AFC special chicken in AFC special flavor. Ketchup and hot sauce, dipping sauce. Poutine offers with a discount (regular and large available).

Popcorn Chicken (Large): It is a chicken dish with a distinctive flavor from AFC. It takes 4-6 minutes to prepare the dish. In addition, there’s ketchup and hot sauce on hand. Honey mustard dipping sauce is sweet and savory. Moreover, discounted poutine deal is the specialty.

Popcorn Chicken MEAL (Large): AFC special chicken meal with AFC special flavor, large side, medium side. Actually, there are two sizes of side dishes available: large and medium. In fact, it takes 4-6 minutes to prepare the dish.

AFC Popcorn chicken meal


Our Sides are:

  1. French fries
  2. Garlic Fries
  3. Mashed Potato
  4. Potato Salad
  5. Cole Slaw
  6. AFC Special Gravy


AFC is proud of its heritage, but we wouldn’t be where we are now without the help of our customers. We are grateful for your constant support and encouragement. As a result, we hope you will join us in our quest to delight you all with our one-of-a-kind treats.

As a matter of fact, we began with a group of three close pals. We have been here in Alberta for almost a year. Foremost, our goal was to serve our loyal consumers with juicy, spicy, fresh, and tasty fried chicken. Even so, we’ve maintained moving forward to make it easier for our customers to take advantage of our offerings. As a result, we’ve risen to the top of the fried chicken industry.