Gus’s Fried Chicken now serving Southern-style food at new Overland Park location

Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken has opened a second location in Overland Park. The restaurant serves southern-style fried chicken along with traditional sides, such as baked beans and fried okra. Local franchisees Steve and Julie Zanone, above, plan to open two more locations in the area in 2022. Image via Gus's Fried Chicken KC Instagram.

Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken, a Memphis-based chain, has opened its second Kansas City-area location, this time in Overland Park.

In 2016, Gus’s entered the metro market, opening up a franchise on 47th Street in Kansas City, Kan., on the border with Johnson County.