Angry Chickz Is Doubling Down on Bakersfield

Angry Chickz Is Doubling Down on Bakersfield

Popular hot chicken concept sets its sights on second location to satisfy locals’ spicy cravings

Bakersfield, CA  (Restaurant News ReleaseAngry Chickz, the Southern California-born Nashville hot chicken brand, is adding more spice to Bakersfield with its second location opening in the community this summer.

The new restaurant will be located at 2765 Calloway Dr in Bakersfield, near the Rosedale Village shopping center off Rosedale Hwy. The newest Angry Chickz – the growing brand’s 26th location system-wide – will bring more than 30 jobs to the community, including cashiers, cooks, a general manager and more. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply in person at the new location.

“We’re so grateful for the overwhelming support and demand for our signature hot chicken in Bakersfield, and we’re thrilled to bring a second location to the area,” said David Mkhitaryan, CEO and founder. “From our spicy sliders to our legendary Angry Mac bowls, we’re ready to deliver an unforgettable culinary experience to even more guests from across this wonderful city.”

Operating hours for the new Bakersfield Angry Chickz will be from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily. The brand is planning some exciting grand opening festivities and will be collaborating with local schools and organizations in the community in the weeks ahead.

Angry Chickz was founded in 2018 by David Mkhitaryan, who wanted to share his love of spicy chicken with the world. The restaurant has quickly become a cult favorite, known for its flavorful and fiery chicken sandwiches and tenders. To learn more about Angry Chickz, visit

About Angry Chickz

Angry Chickz is a renowned Nashville hot chicken brand that has taken the west by storm. Founded by David Mkhitaryan in 2018, Angry Chickz has become a go-to destination for food enthusiasts seeking bold, flavorful, spicy fried chicken. With its roots in a 900-square-foot storefront in LA’s East Hollywood neighborhood, Angry Chickz quickly gained a devoted following by serving the best Nashville hot chicken with unmatched customer service. With his passion for spice and desire to provide uniquely delicious culinary experiences, David created the perfect recipe for the brand’s signature spicy chicken tenders. As featured in QSR’s “Ones to Watch” section, recognized in QSR’s 40 under 40 – America’s Hottest Startup Fast Casuals and proudly named among Fast Casual 2024’s “20 Brands to Watch,” these accolades speak volumes about their prime position in the dynamic fast-casual space. To learn more information and see where Angry Chickz is headed next, visit

Paul Donahie