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The Hickory Hog

2310 Bridge Ave, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742-4327
+1 732-714-7427
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion loaf” (8 reviews)
“ribs” (43 reviews)
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2310 Bridge Ave, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742-4327
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a diamond in the rough. It is not fancy at all but the food is delicious. The ribs you can cut with a fork and the chicken also. The Collard Green were also good. I also got a baked Potato. The price...More

Thank cupcake133
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Fall off the bone ribs, nice and juicy, we ordered for 4 tonight. Everything was very good and very sizable portions. We do take out regularly and this was our first order. We’ll definitely do this again.

Thank spend1953
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Not used to finding many fast food type rib places. The food was very good although the ribs were a little over cooked and dry. The staff was courteous and professional.

Thank Glendale_NYLinda
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Little hectic getting in and out of parking lot. But that's summer at the shore. Food takes a while to be prepped but it was worth the wait. Great ribs and other stuff.. The server was excellent. BYOB and restaurant is attached to a liquor...More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Apparently this restaurant was opened after a famous place in Point Pleasant (The Southern House), burned down. The food that was served there has been replicated here and it's worth the trip. Very Bare Bones and does a fantastic takeout business. Good Value and Good...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We came in at 8PM on a Saturday night, and the place was empty. Not much atmosphere at this place, The service was not great as the staff seemed more interested in cleaning up than serving us. The ribs were overdone, burned. The BB sauce...More

Thank risty317
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

The barbecue here is very good. I’ve been all over the country to plenty of top barbecue places, and Hickory Hog won’t let you down. For good, local BBQ, they are hard to beat. Plenty to chose from on the menu with great specials and...More

Thank JayfromNJ
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Great tasting ribs and sides. Convenient location with easy in and out parking. Call ahead to order and it will be ready upon arrival. Reliable service and have never had a bad order from here.

Thank Ray V
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Had the baby back ribs for lunch and loved them. Falling off the bone tender, moist, and with a pronounced smoke flavor. Well seasoned. The lunch special portion was a good size. Definitely among the best ribs I've had, especially once you consider the reasonable...More

Thank anthony t
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is one of favorite places to get food from. It's everyone's top choice to order take out for birthdays & other get togethers. The ribs are so good, the meat just melts in your mouth. The onion loaf is fabulous. All the food is...More

Thank Katrina425
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2310 Bridge Ave, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742-4327
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Point Pleasant
  • Phone Number: +1 732-714-7427
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