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Amos Howards Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, ,
2828 US Highway 70 SW, Hickory, NC 28602-4645
+1 828-323-8753
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“bacon burger” (3 reviews)
“wings” (7 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2828 US Highway 70 SW, Hickory, NC 28602-4645
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food....huge cheeseburger! Chicken salad was awesome! Great service, great atmosphere! Don't be fooled by the location and the building.....the best food establishment's are diamonds in the rough!☆☆☆☆☆◇◇◇◇

Thank Shena W
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

If you want excellent food this is the place! I eat there a couple times a month but don’t consider myself a regular. Went with my daughter and we sat at the bar because it was crowded, there was a man sitting across from us,...More

Thank CarolinaGirl2016
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This is one of my wife and mine favorite when we don't want to travel far and get a good sandwich. I have ordered several different sandwiches and the ribs from the menu. All have been good. My drink of choice is always the draft...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We visited based on Trip Advisor reviews, but we’re still pleasantly surprised by the atmosphere, service, and food. The burger was WONDERFUL, and my boss loved the Cajun ranch dressing on his salad. Will definitely return if/when I’m in the area.

Thank 7Barbara
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Unique dining sitting inside the old brewery barrels! We always have a great time stopping in at Amos Howards; some refer to it as the Old Hickory Brewery. Nevertheless, the service is always tops and the burgers are unbeatable! Between the four of us we...More

Thank RayK_houseofheroes
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We had dinner tonight at Amos Howard's and was pleased. The food was very good & large portions. The prices are very reasonable.

Thank mda41582
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Best bar/pub food in town! Great cold beer, fresh hot wings, burgers, and fabulous onion rings. Their chicken salad is amazing (must like onions)

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

This is a true gem that a passer by would not likely pay it attention. Once inside, you can dine inside the old brewery barrels or belly up at the bar. You can try out their own local brewed beer. Their wings are very tasty...More

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 11 January 2017

My husband, son and I stopped here while traveling to Banner Elk, NC. It was just something on the GPS and the reviews on TripAdvisor looked OK - so we decided to try it. We were not disappointed. What a fun place - you get...More

Thank rfuchs0917
Reviewed 30 October 2016

interesting restaurant that offers in barrel seating - see photo's from other reviewers. stopped for lunch. we both enjoyed an average tasting salad, nothing to make it above or outstanding from other establishments. the location was on our travel route, otherwise it appears to be...More

Thank rettup
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2828 US Highway 70 SW, Hickory, NC 28602-4645
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hickory
  • Phone Number: +1 828-323-8753
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