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Hickory Smoke House

1975 Alabama Ave., Fort Polk, LA 71459
+1 337-537-8900
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17 Feb 2017
“Smoked Goodness”
5 Nov 2017
“Phenomenal BBQ--not to be missed if you're at Fort Polk”
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1975 Alabama Ave., Fort Polk, LA 71459
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

When I'm only in a place for a few days, I generally avoid going to the same place twice. One visit to the Hickory Smoke House and I knew I'd be back the next day, and wish I had yet another day to go back...More

Thank APracticalIdealist
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Although they serve a variety of Smoked meats I keep going back for the smoked dark chicken. The smoke holds very nicely and the meat stays very moist.

Thank John B
Reviewed 10 February 2017

To be fair, my son said this place is usually much better than it was on this visit. I had bbq chicken which was very dry. I tried several of the foods people in my party had & the only thing I thought was good...More

Thank rannydef
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This place is always packed during the week days and has a good selection of food. Mainly pork meat based but also offer beef and chicken dishes and sandwiches along with 3 to 4 sides to choose from. The dining area is a little boring...More

Thank Ally O
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

When i get to Louisiana for the firt time everybody was talking to me about this places and the Gumbo. The staff is really good and fast. The food is good..

Thank Yosaida S
Reviewed 6 April 2016

If you want a good meal on Fort Polk, this is the place to go. Quick, efficient service for excellent food. The Bar B Q is worthy of recognition. Would say it is the best BBQ in this area. For some reason, it is better...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

Staff was not very friendly. Can't put my finger on it but something was way off with my BBQ chicken and the sides were flavorless.

Thank lillhnd
Reviewed 28 October 2015

The food was great, the service was ok, but it's on a military base and it's more of a cafeteria type service, so I wasn't expecting to be waited on hand and foot. I had the smoked chicken which was still moist, but had the...More

Thank butrflygrl82
Reviewed 5 September 2015

I visit this restaurant every time I'm in the area for work. Although I'm not a fan of the pulled pork (no flavor in my opinion) but all other options are pretty dang good. The ribs pull easily from the bone, chicken is cooked just...More

Thank 704CarolinaGirl84
Reviewed 9 August 2015

This is a great place to go for a quick lunch while on Fort Polk. There will most likely be a large line but it moves quickly. Every morning when I run by the building I can smell them cooking their ribs.

Thank Nathan A
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1975 Alabama Ave., Fort Polk, LA 71459
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Vernon Parish  >  Fort Polk
  • Phone Number: +1 337-537-8900
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