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Hickory Pit Bar-B-Que

5611 Ringgold Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37412-3150
+1 423-894-1217
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chopped pork” (23 reviews)
“baked beans” (37 reviews)
“ribs” (76 reviews)
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11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Barbecue
5611 Ringgold Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37412-3150
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21 - 30 of 420 reviews

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped here at recommendations via TripAdvisor. We started with mozzarella sticks; they come 6 to an order and with packaged marinara sauce. Hubs has the bbq pork sandwich, baked beans, and tater tots. I had the smoked chicken salad sandwich, potato salad, and coleslaw. The...More

Thank TN_RN2011
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is a tiny tiny place, but it's amazing! Loved the food, perfect fall apart soft bar-b-q! Friendly service, sizeable portions, super cute. You won't be sorry!

Thank verandaportico
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

My family and I were traveling from Florida to Indiana and stopped to stay in Chattanooga! We were looking for a good BBQ. What we found was AMAZING. Had the baby-back ribs (falling off the bone), and the beef dinner with slaw...best ever. Loved the...More

Thank lschuessler2
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Ribs and catfish were delicious! Excellent service. Authentic smoked barbeque. Definitely will try again.

Thank BunkerHillRacer
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This was the best bbq I ever ate. baked beans were awesome. Slaw was very tasty and fresh. I even had a slice of apple pie which was delicious. Fast and very friendly service

Thank mocha79
Mike F, Owner at Hickory Pit Bar-B-Que, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Thanks for the kind words and you were the 400th review for us Thanks Mike (Owner)

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We were happy to find a table in this small little establishment for dinner on a Friday night. There is only about 5 or so tables of different count inside and a few outside, but it turns quickly. They have take out and a pick...More

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a great meal here. The pork ribs were meaty and very well prepared. The loaded baked potato was nearly a meal on its own. I enjoyed the potato salad with my meal and was very happy with it. The only item that didn't...More

Thank svig2013
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. The food was filling and the portions were more than enough. They were extremely busy but handled it very well. I would recommend anyone that likes BBQ to make a stop in.

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

This place is absolutely fantastic. The staff is funny and friendly and very accommodating. The food is to die for and "The Smell" is enough to knock you down. Mouthwatering!!!!! 🐖

Thank Megan S
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Appetizer: fried pickles (spears not chips) BEST I'VE EVER HAD. Entrees: large BBQ pork sandwich with baked beans and potato salad. BBQ sauce is delicious, meat is super smoky and flavorful. Lean meat no fat. Baked beans taste like bushes with added seasonings and onions....More

Thank Jessa C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5611 Ringgold Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37412-3150
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-894-1217
We are a small family owned business with only 5 tables inside and 2 out side. We try to make you fill like you are with friends.
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