Chicken Salad Chick is a fast casual restaurant chain and franchise of chicken salad restaurants based in Auburn, Alabama. As of March 2020, the chain consists of 146 franchise restaurants and stores in 16 different states. Heart, soul & chicken salad , a true southern favorite where we offer delicious, scratch-made, southern-style, craveable favorites served from the heart. We don’t believe in strangers, just friends we haven’t met yet—so come in and enjoy! You’ll find made fresh, healthy fare and gracious hospitality.