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Hickory Hollow Barbeque

4705 US Highway 301 N, Ellenton, FL 34222-2871
+1 941-722-3932
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“corn fritters” (45 reviews)
“pulled pork” (32 reviews)
“ribs” (46 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 8:00 pmAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
4705 US Highway 301 N, Ellenton, FL 34222-2871
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Portions were just right. Pulled BBQ was quite good with sauce and mixed with the great baked beans. green beans were not over done. Worth the trip!

Thank steve s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With the smoky smell of barbecue in the air your taste buds start perking when you walk through the door! The choice of two sides to go with your meal can be an adventure alone with many unusual selections that change nightly. One member of...More

Thank DKN54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While the exterior my make you question your choice, do not make the mistake of passing this by! Again, when you enter, do not be deterred, the food is excellent in regard to both Barbeque and Maryland crab cakes. I had fall off the bone...More

Thank Kimberly A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I hadn’t been there for a while because I thought it had closed but I was mistaken and it was plenty business. It seems like everything is homemade. The corn fritters were outstanding. The chicken though tasty was over cooked and fell apart. The spare...More

Thank JordanS8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

BBQ is very good. You can pick between a Carolina vinegar base or tomato base sauce. What makes this even better is all of the fresh sides to pick from.

Thank Tamia M
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We try to get to this place once a month or so. Along with splendid barbecue, they also serve nice seafood dishes like shrimp, scallops and even soft shell crabs. Lots of craft beers are available and all of the side dishes are homemade, and...More

Thank Wendell T
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We visited Hickory Hollow thinking we were going to have a wonderful meal. My husband ordered the Prime rib and when it came it did not look like any piece of prime rib we have ever seen. He took a few bites of it and...More

1  Thank maureen51953
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Sporting a new look, Hickory Hollow continues to serve THE best collards ever. Coupled with the NC barbque, black eye peas and fritters, one can not go wrong!

Thank GNOP60
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Visited with my partner and friends. We ordered green fried tomatoes, crab cakes and ribs. Everything was perfect. The crab cakes had huge lumps of crab and hardly any filler. The ribs were amazing with the meat falling into the plate. Really good wholesome food...More

Thank JayPee22
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The best barbeque! North Carolina style/ Be sure to try their the vegetable plate! Homemade cobbler too! One of our favorite stops on the way home!

Thank Bernadette V
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21 December 2017|
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Response from GNOP60 | Reviewed this property |
They do offer gift certificates!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4705 US Highway 301 N, Ellenton, FL 34222-2871
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Ellenton
  • Phone Number: +1 941-722-3932
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