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Hickory Kitchen

9 W Court St, Doylestown, PA 18901-4210
+1 215-348-5170
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cornbread” (26 reviews)
“pulled pork” (24 reviews)
“ribs” (27 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
9 W Court St, Doylestown, PA 18901-4210
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with a friend for lunch. He has had two cardiac arrests and is on a vegan no oil diet. The food was delicious and the staff was friendly and eager to please. Food is homemade and reasonably priced

Thank bkmnedwards1
Mike M, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to recognize Hickory Kitchen and our fabulous staff. We make every effort to accommodate the individual needs of our patrons with a smile. Looking forward to seeing you again in "The Kitchen"

Reviewed 13 January 2018

Fast, friendly service for awesome barbecue and tons of menu options, including vegetarian. Even my picky kids love the food - the mac and cheese is a favorite, as well as fried pickles, pulled pork and brisket. And the cornbread is the best I've ever...More

Thank Sarah T
Mike M, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Sarah, Thanks so much for the feedback, I appreciate you taking time to review Hickory Kitchen. I promise you that we will continue our high standards so that you don't have to try to replicate our cornbread, just give us a call and we'll have...More

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We love having lunch at HK so many yummy gluten free options! I love the BBQ pulled chicken sandwich on gluten free roll, coleslaw and beans. So good!

Thank Veronica K
Mike M, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Veronica, We continue to add more and more gluten free options at Hickory Kitchen. You must try our Gluten Free Brownies and Blondies...they are outstanding!

Reviewed 13 January 2018

I recently had the pleasure of eating at Hickory Kitchen with my family. Everyone found something to their liking. The little ones loved the home made mac n' cheese. The brisket, which was very flavorful and tender was a big hit. My daughter love the...More

Thank cpaskman
Mike M, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review of Hickory Kitchen! We work really hard to have great options for everyone in your family...looking forward to serving you and your husband soon in "The Kitchen"

Reviewed 13 January 2018

My daughter and I had a great dinner at Hickory Kitchen in Doylestown last week. BBQ is their specialty and we were not disappointed. Plenty of meats to choose from, the portions were satisfying and the variety of BBQ sauces provided not only a tasty...More

Thank George W
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We loved the ribs, the cornbread, the Mac and cheese.....the service and the food were fantastic! Highly recommend the spot for lunch.

Thank 4boysPennsylvanica
Mike M, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to highly recognize the great food & service at Hickory Kitchen. Please come back to HK soon! Best wishes for a great 2018

Reviewed 28 December 2017

I especially love the smoked turkey! I had our thanksgiving meal prepared by Hickory kitchen and everyone claimed it was the best Thanksgiving meal ever! Also, the owner generously donated a thanksgiving meal for 100 deserving community members. Thanks so much! I will definitely dine...More

Thank jillkahlenberg
Mike M, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thanks Jill for your very kind review. I'm so glad that you enjoyed your Thanksgiving meal from HK, it was a privilege to prepare it for your family. We are very committed to serving our community in anyway possible and look forward to a great...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

Service was extremely slow. Food quality was subpar. Preparation was haphazard. Cleanliness lacking. Location in downtown was good so they should step up their game and take full advantage of it.More

Thank NewYork10NewYork
Mike M, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

I was disheartened by your experience in November at HK, we strive make every experience an excellent experience. I have conveyed your thoughts to our team so that every dining experience is always a five star one. Please contact me via email so that I...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Mid September my husband and I vacationed in the Doylestown area. When we first got into town we were quite hungry and decided we were ready for lunch . The Hickory kitchen was one restaurant that had been recommended. So we decided to give it...More

Thank Judy Steve G
Mike M, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Judy & Steve, Thanks for your feedback in September. We work hard everyday to make improvements in everything that we present to our patrons. It is that commitment and willingness to take constructive feedback like yours and channel it to actionable strategies that have resulted...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Food is great. Owner and staff were friendly. They bring you the food and come to check on you. We have had BBQ in St. Louis, Kansas City, Memphis and a whole lot of places in Texas. This ranks right up there with the best....More

Thank Deb M
Mike M, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words about our Hickory Kitchen! We look forward to seeing you again in "The Kitchen".

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 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
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 W Court St, Doylestown, PA 18901-4210 (Formerly Smokin' Lil's)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bucks County  >  Doylestown
  • Phone Number: +1 215-348-5170
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