Zaxby's is a fast-casual chicken restaurant chain headquartered in Athens, Ga. The first restaurant opened in Statesboro, Ga., in March 1990. Zaxby's currently operates more than 500 restaurants in 12 states ' Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia. Zaxby's most popular items are its hand-breaded Chicken Fingerz and Jumbo Buffalo Wings. Zaxby's also offers delicious Zalads, Zappetizers, sandwiches and milkshakes.