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Hickory Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
1925 Hoffman Rd, Gastonia, NC 28054-6574
+1 704-917-0450
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible14%
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“burger” (4 reviews)
“wings” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1925 Hoffman Rd, Gastonia, NC 28054-6574
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We met our Son who is local for a Great Lunch, loved the fact we could bring our dog Riley! He loved his wings. I loved my Salad with Salmon, so good ! My Best Girl had Blackened Shrimp Tacos with Brussels Sprouts that were...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 3 September 2017

My husband and I ate here for lunch on Saturday. It wasn't busy, so we were seated right away. Our server was friendly and our food was good, but the music was a little too loud, so it was hard to have a conversation without...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Five of us from our bridge club arrived for dinner before our game. I had a half dozen of the most succulent raw oysters I've ever had. They were absolutely delicious. I also ordered a bowl of their Louisiana gumbo, which was also delicious. In...More

Thank RSpicer
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Visited for the first time in awhile. Still basically a sports bar but the food is good. Tried the shrimp and grits. Tasty. As a side ordered the "crispy Brussels sprouts with bacon". Very good side item. A little oriental in taste but very nice....More

Thank TheRodg
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 25 - half adults, half 12 yr old soccer boys. Our waitress, Reba, rocked it. She juggled our large group, practically each parent and kid on their own bills and she kept it all straight with no problems. Hickory Tavern...More

Thank JEB-Asheville
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoy eating here. The ribs are usually good they were that day. But the baked potatoes are always cold and hard. The wait staff is friendly nice and we have never had to wait. It is a little noisy .We really love there ribs...More

Thank Randey84
Christina B, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you for being a loyal guest! We're glad you decided to come hang out and we can't wait to have you back in! Cheers!

Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Very slow kitchen, wing were ok but nachos were a soggy mess, some beers on tap not available, will not return to this pub

Thank Peter V
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We have taken friends here twice in the last 2 weeks and have been majorly disappointed. The services was horrible, the food was disgusting, and the manager was extremely rude. We have noticed a decline in service and food quality over the last few months....More

Thank AlvinaScaff
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Loved every moment of our visit!! First visit to ANY Hickory Tavern!! We had a blast!! Our server Kinsley was awesome, she was attentive and cared about whether we were happy or not!!! The food was a little slow, but they were obviously busy, and...More

Thank Wifey78
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Found this place through my app Untapped while searching for a very good local IPA. Hickory Tavern had it on tap. They also had numerous large TV screens to watch Sunday night football. It is definitely a restaurant and not just a bar though. The...More

Christina B, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2017

Thank you for the great review and feedback! We’re so glad you had an awesome dining experience and we hope to see you again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1925 Hoffman Rd, Gastonia, NC 28054-6574
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
  • Phone Number: +1 704-917-0450
The Hickory Tavern is the perfect place for a business lunch, after work happy hour, or to go watch any game! Bring the kids or just have a girl's night out. Whatever the occasion, the Hickory Tavern is always the perfect destination!
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