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Old Hickory House Restaurant - CLOSED

6538 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28213-5519
+1 704-596-8014
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good50%
  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
12 Dec 2014
“Good BBQ”
11 Nov 2014
“Building needs work but food was OK”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue
6538 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28213-5519
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Reviewed 12 December 2014

stopped there for lunch. interior dark and dated. needs to be brighter. you can smell the good tasting BBQ.

Thank ronaldbyram
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Stopped in for lunch. The placed doesn't look to great from the outside. The building needs some work. The inside lighting could be a little brighter also. The waitresses were friendly and service good. The food was OK. The BBQ sauce could have been a...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 2 September 2014

When we stopped by Old Hickory House in the Spring of 2014, we discovered they were closed due to an earlier fire. Recently we heard they had fixed things up and reopened so we stopped for lunch. If you had not known there had been...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Went to old hickory house for late lunch (1.25pm) today, we’ve been several times previous to the smoker grease fire they had that shut it down for some time. I was excited to see the place after the remodel! Didn’t notice a thing that had...More

1  Thank frederick b
Reviewed 31 July 2014

We've had this venerable (began operation in 1956) on our NC Barbecue Bucket List for more than a few years now. Last Tuesday we paid them a visit, and it was much less than we'd hoped for, much less in almost every respect. There is...More

Thank Fred B
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Several years ago, we went here often and it was a favorite. We haven't been in that part of town recently and decided to return for nostalgia. It was about 6:30pm on Tuesday and only had two other tables occupied -- should have been a...More

Thank CraigJConrad
Reviewed 4 February 2014

You'll feel like you've stepped back in time. You aren't going for the scenery but the food is good. They also have an open pit behind the counter where you can see the meat cooking. I always enjoy this place. The service is nice, friendly...More

Thank James Z
Reviewed 19 November 2013

Maybe because we got a bunch to go but I thought it was pretty average. We ordered the pulled pork and the brisket and couldn't tell the difference! The meat was dry and the sauce on the side had very little flavour. Going off other...More

Thank mack0168
Reviewed 15 August 2013

One downfall some bbq joints is lack of beer. Not here. I had a combo of pork, beef, and ribs [pork]. First, the bad - the beef was some dry and very tough. [I should not have bothered trying - beef rarely good outside of...More

Thank Morgan2010
Reviewed 15 July 2013 via mobile

Had BBQ Pork sammidge, stew, puppies, & cold beer. The prices are easy on the wallet. Place smells like your actually inside the smoker and that alone made it worth the trip. Guy doing the smoking was nice and even recommended other area BBQ joints....More

Thank Ctcrew96
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  • Address: 6538 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28213-5519
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-596-8014
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