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Olde Hickory Tap Room

$$ - $$$American, ,
222 Union Sq NW, Hickory, NC 28601-6100
+1 828-322-1965
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beer cheese” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
222 Union Sq NW, Hickory, NC 28601-6100
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There was dust hanging from the ceilings. The air vents were clogged. Obviously they don't care about the cleanliness of the restaurant. I hope they clean the kitchen! I had the Carolina burger, even with the chili, it had no flavor and my fries were...More

Thank jandmtooman
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were refugees from the Florida hurricane "Irma," and arrived in Hickory not knowing anything about the town. A police officer recommended the Olde Hickory Tap Room to us--and we were delighted with the quality of the food and the pleasant atmosphere. We are "foodies"...More

Thank Eugene L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Special today was BLT Sub with grilled shrimp. It was Great!!! Shrimp grilled perfect! Service was excellent! Give it a try if you are in downtown Hickory.

Thank vmoo2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chicken Fried Chicken! Chicken was so good and the gravy a must! This was a great meal! Mashed potatoes and steamed broccoli were fantastic!

Thank Scott A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is perfect for couples, families, and friends! We always sit at the bar to avoid a wait and we are always pleased. My favorite item is the jerk chicken sandwich. They also have live music some nights! I can't think of one bad...More

Thank Jenn P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly service, good food and on the "square" in Hickory, the Tap Room is a good place to stop for a cold beer outside or a full mean in the welcoming and spacious interior. You can get a better meal and beer elsewhere, but being...More

Thank PGinNC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly downtown bar/restaurant with a wide variety of menu items. Even a larger beer selection of local brewery on tap. Many times there will be local brew fest winners who get to have their winning beer on tap

Thank Shawnwwjd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has consistently good food and service but the Beer leaves me a little flat. There really isn't anything on the food menu that isn't good. Portions are generous and service is always timely and courteous. However if you are looking for Craft Beer...More

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

historic hickory tap room. good food and fantastic atmosphere. nice large place. booths and a bar. plenty to choose from beer and food! The chicken soup is nice and thick. We also had wings, mushrooms and the ice cream dessert. The ice cream is enough...More

Thank Vanessa W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for dinner a couple weeks ago with friends. Service was good and gfod was delicious. This restaurant and bar has been a main stay of downtown Hickory for many years and continues to thrive.

Thank lwdaube
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10 January 2017|
Response from Zx6girl | Reviewed this property |
Google olde hickory tap room for full menu. Hope you enjoy!
3 June 2015|
Response from hornscourt | Reviewed this property |
It is a great place and the prices are very good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Union Sq NW, Hickory, NC 28601-6100
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hickory
  • Phone Number: +1 828-322-1965
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