In the early 2150s, the mess hall aboard the Enterprise served fried chicken. Charles Tucker III preferred the taste of fried chicken to meatloaf, but Malcolm Reed lamented its excess fat. (ENT novel: What Price Honor?)
In 2269, McCoy and Hikaru Sulu enjoyed a picnic on the Amusement Park planet that featured fried chicken, Boolean brandy and paté de foie gras sandwiches. Alice, the White Rabbit and a two-headed dragon joined them. (TAS episode & Log Three novelization: Once Upon a Planet)
Several times in 2269, McCoy ate fried chicken aboard the USS Enterprise. He favored the real thing over chicken produced by food slots. (TOS novels: Bloodthirst, The Cry of the Onlies, The Great Starship Race)
In 2270, an Enterprise psychiatrist shared fried chicken with the Scarecrow from The Wizard of Oz while on the Amusement Park Planet. (TOS - Strange New Worlds I short story: "The Girl Who Controlled Gene Kelly's Feet")
In 2285, James T. Kirk and McCoy ate fried chicken and mashed potatoes in Kirk's apartment in San Francisco while discussing the existence of Spock's son Zar. (TOS - The Yesterday Saga novel: Time for Yesterday)
In 1937 of an alternate timeline created when McCoy saved the life of Edith Keeler, McCoy shared a dinner of fried chicken with Lynn Dickinson and Phil Dickinson in Hayden, South Carolina. McCoy and Lynn also shared fried chicken, collard greens and mashed potatoes in 1946 the evening they learned Phil had been killed in Ireland. (TOS - Crucible novel: Provenance of Shadows)
In 2264 of an alternate reality, the food slots aboard the Enterprise served fried chicken. Leonard McCoy ordered a platter with milk, then sat with first officer James T. Kirk in the recreation room. (ST - Myriad Universes novella: A Less Perfect Union)
- ENT episode: "Singularity"
- VOY episode: "Renaissance Man"
- TAS episode & Log Three novelization: Once Upon a Planet
- TOS novel: Bloodthirst
- TOS novel: The Cry of the Onlies
- TOS novel: The Great Starship Race
- TOS - The Yesterday Saga novel: Time for Yesterday
- ENT novel: What Price Honor?
- TOS - Strange New Worlds I short story: "The Girl Who Controlled Gene Kelly's Feet"
- DS9 novel: Antimatter
- TOS - Crucible novel: Provenance of Shadows
- ST - Myriad Universes novella: A Less Perfect Union