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Hickory Kitchen

9 W Court St, Doylestown, PA 18901-4210
+1 215-348-5170
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • 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 23 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here while driving through Doylestown. The food was awesome. We had finished our meal and were sitting at our table talking when we heard the owner reading a text message from an employee calling off sick. He read the text out loud then loudly...More

Thank johnette0908
Mike M, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

It was great meeting you and your husband on Sunday. I enjoyed speaking with the both of you during your visit to HK and appreciate you for taking the time afterwards to share an observation. Please accept my sincere apology and hope that we have...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017

I was expecting a nice atmosphere and it was more of a take away with a few rickety tables. That's ok, but the food was so, so. The brisket sandwich was fatty, the sides - applesauce and sweet potato casserole - were lackluster. I didn't...More

Thank silverlight99
Reviewed 8 June 2017

THE FOOD!! Smells wonderful, Tastes wonderful. Outstanding friendly service from Miss Virginia. Chef Mike (owner) explained some of his secrets for preparing his signature home made sauces to accompany his expertly prepared Southwestern Cuisine.

Thank Mr H
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This is a very casual restaurant where the moment you walk in, if you like barbecue and smoked foods, you appetite will immediately soar with the wonderful aroma. My friend and I split a Chicken Quesadilla, sweet potato fries and a bowl of beef chili....More

Thank debuscher
Reviewed 12 May 2017

You would think with me working in this town, I would've had plenty of opportunity to eat here. Well, today it finally happened. I ordered their Diablo fries, Rib sampler, and their Brisket & Bacon burger. Food was phenom! Diablo fries served as an appetizer,...More

Thank Shaun M
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Really wanted this to be good, so we don't have to drive to Sweet Lucy's in NE Philly when we need good BBQ, but it looks like we still have to make the drive. Ribs were a bit tough, and the brisket was too fatty.

Thank James K
mikehickory, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Thanks for taking the time and effort to post your review of Hickory Kitchen. We are disappointed that we did not satisfy your BBQ preferences and look forward to the opportunity to serve you again in the future.

Reviewed 28 February 2017

I first started going to Hickory Kitchen after they opened a few years ago. It quickly became one of our favorite places to go. Many different offerings, something for everyone and an expansive kids menu (which had more than just chicken fingers and grilled cheese...More

Thank LizHeinley
Mike M, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Thanks for the great comments, Liz!

Reviewed 28 February 2017

It's the smell of the smoke. It draws you in off the street. I've had multiple meals at Hickory Kitchen (partial to the pork) and each one has been fantastic. I especially like that the owner is often behind the counter and willing to recommend...More

Thank mlmdtown
Mike M, Owner at Hickory Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

We will always guide you to the "best of the best" at Hickory Kitchen, just ask any one of us for our favorites or to help you select something new to try...we are always featuring unique dishes on our Blackboard. Thanks for the great review!...More

Reviewed 27 February 2017

I first reviewed Hickory Kitchen five years ago. They not only have maintained excellent quality, they have expanded the menu and developed new options. The specials add extra variety and adventure, too. You never know what they'll have! The BBQ is mouth watering. Their homemade...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Ordered one of the family meal packages as take out. The bloke with the glasses was apparently "training" a new hire (if sarcasm and snark count as training techniques) which made for an uncomfortable wait and sure enough despite me pointing out the order came...More

Thank cristobal_v_s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.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: 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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