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Hams of Hickory

$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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204 Hwy 321 NW, Hickory, NC
+1 828-326-4267
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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York, South Carolina
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114 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had the clucker good chicken sandwich and fries. Good atmosphere and the service was very good. Would defiantly try the Buffalo burgers next time.

Thank yorkscbuckeye
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242 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered a buffalo chicken wrap. There was so much sauce on it, it pooled a 1/4 way up the wrap in the basket. Ridiculous amount, and totally unnecessary as it pretty tasteless with little flavor. Wife's soup was good, service friendly and quick. But as others have said, seat cushions were embarrassingly torn and dirty looking.

Thank Timzr
Macon, North Carolina
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364 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Had a late sandwich for lunch, so I wasn't overly hungry. Filled up my car at an Exxon across the street, and noticed their sign advertised a Thursday sandwich special--- a Reuben! Perfect, so I pulled across the street and went in. My wife, also having eaten a late lunch, only wanted a dessert. Vanessa came and took our orders,... More 

Thank kingfather
Apex, North Carolina
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56 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

I used to go to another Ham's so I was excited to find this one. Unfortunately, this place is so run down that lunch was not enjoyable. The food tasted good, but the seats are ripped and uncomfortable, the staff is unkempt, and it was just generally not a pleasant experience.

Thank sundogcomm
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

We tried to eat a late lunch around 4:00 this evening at Hams. We walked in and no one on staff was visible. We stood and waited and waited. Customers were eating but no one was waiting on them or seating people. Finally a man who was a customer at the Bar alerted someone in the back and a lady... More 

Thank ttom521
hickory, nc
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251 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

The site is poorly maintained. Cracked tabletops don't look like they can be sanitized. Food is so-so. Service is cheerful.

Thank aphrab
Fair Play, South Carolina
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Great burgers! They have Bison, Angus, turkey, and veggie. I like the make you're own where you can choose your bun, meat, and lots of toppings (I like the Angus on wheat with avocado.) I also really like the homemade chips and their ranch is the best! Waitresses are nice and service is good speed.

Thank Mckellar14
Statesville, North Carolina
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61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for supper on our way to a Crawdads game. We were greeted and promptly seated. Our waitress was friendly and very efficient, she was working mostly by herself. It had been some time since we had eaten at a Ham's but the Famous Hams Chips were as good as we remembered, hot and crisp. I had the... More 

Thank Donna M
Charlotte, North Carolina
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233 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

We had gone to Resource to make a donation and stopped at Hams on the way home for lunch. They had a make your own burger that was great. Pick the bread, meat, cheese, toppings, condiments. it was great. We both had one. Very good tea and coffee. Down side was the home made chips - they were greasy and... More 

Thank SueMC_56
Lincolnton, North Carolina
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71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

I visited this establishment for a business lunch. We decided to sit outside. It was rather windy, so the experience wasn't what I was hoping for. However, this was not the fault of the restaurant. That decision was on our group. On a pleasant day, I think the outdoor experience would be a good change of pace. They seem to... More 

Thank Derek R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Hwy 321 NW, Hickory, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hickory
  • Phone Number: +1 828-326-4267

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?