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close up shot of potato chip chicken tenders in a white tray with sauce in the middle

Potato Chip Chicken Tenders

Potato chip chicken tenders are crunchy, tender, delicious chicken tenders. The simple breading is made using your favorite potato chips!
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword Potato Chip Chicken Tenders Recipe
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Calories 2600kcal


  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts sliced
  • 1 cup flour
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp pepper
  • 1 tbsp garlic powder
  • 1 tbsp onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp paprika
  • 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper optional
  • 4 eggs beaten
  • 8.5 oz favorite ruffles chips crushed


  • In a medium mixing bowl add flour, salt, pepper, garlic powder, onion powder, paprika, and cayenne pepper. Whisk to combine.
  • In a separate bowl add eggs, whisk to combine.
  • In a third separate bowl add crushed chips.
  • Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  • Using tongs, dip chicken in flour, then dip chicken in egg wash, then dip the chicken in the crushed potato chips making sure to coat the entire piece. 
  • Place the chicken strips on the parchment paper lined baking sheet and place in the oven. Bake at 425 degrees F for 25-30 minutes, or until golden brown and the internal temperature reaches 165°F.


Calories: 2600kcal | Carbohydrates: 235g | Protein: 150g | Fat: 118g | Saturated Fat: 18g | Cholesterol: 944mg | Sodium: 6597mg | Potassium: 6243mg | Fiber: 17g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 2027IU | Vitamin C: 52mg | Calcium: 242mg | Iron: 16mg