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The Hickory Inn

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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Single-use or sanitized menus
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Updated 07/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
About
We are a family run business offering a great atmosphere and home-cooked locally sourced food. Old school american style food, everything cooked from scratch by our experienced chefs - Ranging from Beastie Burgers to succulent steaks and also some classic american dishes such as gumbo and jumbalaya. The Barge Inn will be having a face lift as we have big plans for a refurbishment of the function suit to provide a fresh new restaurant for the local community to enjoy. Open from 12 midday on weekends and from 5pm weekdays - always happy to serve food!
PRICE RANGE
US$11 - US$24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Oh my! Full tummies, zingy mouth ... what a pleasure to be served excellent quality moreish meat, generous portions and a menu that is hard to choose from because it all looks so good. We will definitely be returning here (takeaway) soon and I would...More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the takeaway Jamaican platter on Friday. As with every time we’ve eaten there it was fantastic, with very generous portions. Ed, if you’re prepared to let me have the Curry Goat recipe I would be overjoyed.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just so good! Right from the start we were impressed. Calling to order was easy and friendly. We collected at our allotted time and were greeted In the car park by a lovely lady who was so friendly and brought our meal out to us....More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lockdown 3.0 saw my 1 year anniversary with my girlfriend. We ordered 2 X Rump steaks from the Hickory and collected with on time with safe service and fresh hot food. The presentation even in the takeaway box was amazing and the steaks were both...More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had The best meal ever from here tonight called the lovers hicks grill for 2! Everting was cooked perfectly and tasted amazing. The chef is clearly very passionate about his food, the Smokey sausage was so so good. Thank you for a great lockdown...More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our go to restaurant for a sit in meal. My wife and I tend to go here when we are kid free. We also treat our northern family when they come down south to visit. I ordered a takeaway after missing our restaurant...More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered the chilli dog from the deal of the day last week, and my word, I was in brisket heaven! So tasty! Great food for the soul here always, and the staff are literally the best! Can't wait for the next takeaway delight

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing food one of my fav places to eat we had take away tonight Cajun fish and a meat box the best smoke place totally recommend

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ordered the dirty fries sharer and a side from the specials, so delicious and filling! Sharer comes with home smoked chilli brisket, pulled pork and refried beans, on top of the yummiest homemade chips, and homemade cheese sauce. Couldn’t finish it all, but we...More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 15 January 2021

Ordered takeout for the family, amazing spicing and flavours. Something for everyone and great home cooked smoked food. Big ups all round!

Date of visit: January 2021
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AlexDaw
7 August 2017|
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Response from Thehickoryinn | Property representative |
Hello there, We do indeed allow dogs in our restaurant and bar, however we are not open for midweek lunches :( Sat and Sun lunch but from 5pm during the week. Kind regards Ed
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tivertonian2014
7 April 2015|
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Response from Thehickoryinn | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your inquiry. We are working on the renovation as hard and as fast as we can but since we are waiting on the sale of a house it is difficult to say when exactly it will be finished. we will be sure to... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Hickory Inn
    Does The Hickory Inn offer takeaway?
    Yes, The Hickory Inn offers takeaway services.
    Does The Hickory Inn offer delivery?
    Yes, The Hickory Inn offers delivery services.
    Is The Hickory Inn implementing safety measures as a result of COVID-19?
    Yes, The Hickory Inn is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.
    How is The Hickory Inn rated?
    The Hickory Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5