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Hickory Pit Bar-B-Que

3108 West IL-120, McHenry, IL
+1 815-385-6972
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (23 reviews)
“baked beans” (7 reviews)
“rib tips” (5 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3108 West IL-120, McHenry, IL
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Good BBQ. The serving sizes are big with 4 choices of BBQ sauce. The brisket was my favorite. The pulled pork was my kid’s favorite. Good and fast service too.

Thank jsvanthoff
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Was a bit cautious as I went into restaurant as only a few cars in parking lot but was suprised how good the food was. The Mac and cheese was very good and the fries were fresh cut. The Coleslaw was very tasty only things...More

Thank Sweetie333
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Pulled pork and brisket are great. A little on the greasy-side -- sinful. But, the smell of the BBQ just makes you hungry. Not a fancy place but, always a good meal. We love it.

Thank mitruth
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We ate here for lunch, and were impressed by the quality of the meat. The Brisket, pulled chicken, and pulled pork were all very good, but dry. They give you 6 different sauces at the table to try. We tried all of them, and weren't...More

Thank Natalie K
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

The video gaming machines as you come in are a little off putting. This is a “order at the counter from a high hanging blackboard and we’ll bring it to your table” kind of a place. Beer (in bottles) is available and soda is do...More

Thank Calmac3
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

We are from out of state, so we don’t get here often unless we visit relatives. We liked it well enough but noticed the last visit that they had added video poker, which is fine, just kind of odd looking and maybe a tad out...More

Thank B902
Reviewed March 25, 2018

Waiting for our takeout brisket was well worth the wait, enjoying the smells! We got takeout so we could go over to Crystal Lake Brewing Company since they don’ serve dinner, enjoyed with a Main Beach, yumm!

Thank krisdpt
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Brisket I'd very good here and you get a large portion. I thought in the past your platter came with two sides, but now they were a charge for each side ordered....either way, great BBQ.

Thank Scott A
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Food is great!! Prices are good!! Counter staff could be a little more friendly. A smile goes a long way :)

Thank CindyG0421
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

The sandwiches are great, brisket and pulled pork are amazing. Recently, I tried the fries topped with pulled pork and cheese and even though I wouldn’t have finished them, I couldn’t stop!

Thank lucasdB458NX
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3108 West IL-120, McHenry, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  McHenry
  • Phone Number: +1 815-385-6972
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