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Hickory River Smokehouse

135 S Garber Dr, Tipp City, OH 45371-1147
+1 937-669-2271
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (29 reviews)
“turkey” (9 reviews)
Opens in 17 min
All hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
135 S Garber Dr, Tipp City, OH 45371-1147
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pulled pork, beef brisket, mac and cheese and green beans plus their new honey bbq sauce plus cornbread. The food is fabulous and the staff top notch.

Thank Tarra W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just stopped yesterday on our way back from Kentucky. We have came here several times while traveling and have never been disappointed. I always try to order something new and haven't had anything I didn't like. My favorite has to be the smoked ham...More

Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a family dinner there. The atmosphere seems to have changed since the previous time we had been to this restaurant. I wasn't sure I liked the changes. The food was okay. We have heard some friends mention how well they liked this restaurant...More

Thank Eliza W
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I can't believe how much I love Hickory River. I'm not a BBQ person, but their BBQ will change your mind. I love the pulled pork sandwich with mixed sauce. It is fantastic. My husband usually gets their combo with ribs and sliced beef. If...More

Thank CaliforniaGirl2
MariaD10056, Owner at Hickory River Smokehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you very much. We truly appreciate your review, and we appreciate you as a customer! Thanks again, and we hope to see you soon at Hickory River.

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This place had the best sweet potato fries, the best macaroni , fantastic BBQ sauces. They have good specials every day and seems to be a bit undiscovered because they are not crowded but they should be. The help is very friendly and the deserts...More

Thank Al B
Hickory_River_Mktg, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory River Smokehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks, Al! We're so happy to hear your positive feedback!

Reviewed 25 September 2017

The ribs were good but not falling off the bone. The pork loin is GREAT and the sauce is some of the best sauce I have ever had. Great side dishes and super desserts. Very casual and great service. Very friendly!

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The food is tasty but just not my style. I really don't care for the atmosphere. There is no wait staff it is order at the counter, and serve yourself.

Thank Wesley A
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I was in town for work and a friend recommended I eat here. When I arrived, on a Tuesday evening, the line was out to the door. I found out that on Tuesdays, they have $1 specials on pulled pork sliders and single ribs. I...More

Thank Swiss_Zirks
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Feeling lazy and didn't have the time to smoke My own ribs so we went through the drive thru and picked up three large racks of ribs with cole slaw, chili, macaroni and fries. I almost forgot and the cornbread. Very delicious, quick and easy....More

Thank Kevsgang
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Have never had any issues at any of the numerous visits I have made. Their meat is all tasty, the sides are well paired with the meat offerings, and the service has always been wonderful!

Thank Melody V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 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 - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 S Garber Dr, Tipp City, OH 45371-1147
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Tipp City
  • Phone Number: +1 937-669-2271
At Hickory River Smokehouse in Tipp City we pride ourselves in hand-slicing your meat to order, smoked in our on-site smokehouse. Try our award-winning pulled pork, ribs, and BBQ sauce today!
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