Roscoe’s House of Chicken and Waffles was founded by Herb Hudson in 1976. Roscoe’s is a soul food restaurant chain famous for serving chicken and waffles. Aside from the chicken and waffles you can also find a large assortment of other soul foods such as chicken sausage, giblets, livers, biscuits and gravy, potato salad, smothered potatoes with gravy, french fires, corn bread, red beans, mac and cheese, grits, greens corn bread, red beans and sweet potato pie.
Today you can find a Roscoe’s House of Chicken and Waffles in seven different California locations:
Customers say that aside from the chicken and waffles or the chicken omelette, you have to try their specialty drink called the sunrise (it’s lemonade and OJ).