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Hickory Hut Barbeque

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$$ - $$$
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1707 W Crawford St, Salina, KS 67401-4584
+1 785-825-1588
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Colby, Kansas
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had saw this place when driving around Salina,it's really good.As sone as you park and get out you smell that smokey aroma.My wife had the brisket basket and I had the Chicken dinner,both very good.!!!!!

Thank Thomas W
Salina, Kansas
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place. Some of the best food. And one of the few places you can find sweet potato fries! Staff is super friendly!

Thank sisbub13
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to several events where Hickory Hit Barbecue was served. The food has always been really really food! My favorite is the sandwich but the ribs and the rest are extremely good too! I don't think you can go wrong eating here or getting carry out!

Thank Kathy B
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quick stop off HWY 81 for local flavor. Good value, good service, good food. Arrived at 1 pm and the burnt ends were already gone.

Thank Doug G
Shawnee, Kansas
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76 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am from Kansas City, so I am picky about my barbeque and probably have unrealistic expectations. This little place exceeds them! Great sauce! Wonderful BBQ ham and the Turkey legs are wonderful. Go on Thursday, the only day the Turkey Legs are available.

Thank TaraMcConkey
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Hickory Hut is the best BBQ spot in Salina! They have a great menu with an excellent variety of meats to choose from. The sweet potato fries are exceptional. Fast, friendly, and efficient service to boot. Highly recommend this Salina staple!

Thank Mike D
Manhattan, Kansas
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66 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

A nice local place which is couple of miles of the interstate. Staff was wonderful and helpful. I had the burnt ends which wasn't too bad. Wasn't crazy about the BBQ sauce, but everything else was delicious.

Thank Cath63erine
Salina, Kansas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Service with a smile. Friendly staff & owners. Generous servings. Delicious food. Clean tables (and bathrooms). Our favorites: Barbecued ribs, pulled pork, brisket, potato wedges, coleslaw, baked beans! It's all good.

Thank Ann M
Walsenburg, Colorado
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were traveling east on I-70 and looking for a place to eat dinner. The Hickory Hut is well worth the couple of miles off the interstate. We both had the low carb platter and it was delicious.

Thank captd1961
Omaha, Nebraska
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67 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Special of the day for lunch was chopped pork. Big giant sandwich with seasoned fries. I am a six foot four guy. I was absolutely full. Didn't even eat dinner that night. Great flavor and under nine bucks can't go wrong. Will stop there whenever I go through the area. Awesome! Its a counter type service place, and nice.

Thank MarkinOmaha

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1707 W Crawford St, Salina, KS 67401-4584
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Salina
  • Phone Number: +1 785-825-1588

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?