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Hickory Pit Bar-B-Que

5611 Ringgold Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37412-3150
+1 423-894-1217
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“baked beans” (37 reviews)
“chopped pork” (20 reviews)
“ribs” (74 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
5611 Ringgold Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37412-3150
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Found this place on trip advisor,and I was very happy I did.The food was great and service too.Highly recommend

Thank Matcobob
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were traveling through Tennessee on our way to Florida. We stopped for the night in Chattanooga and decided to grab some BBQ to-go and eat it at the hotel. We were not disappointed. The staff was accommodating and the sauces we tried were good....More

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

BBQ conneisuers from West TN, or so we think we are.....absolutely loved this restaurant. It was small, which made it quaint. We could really socialize with the wait staff. The bbq was delicious....actually cooked in wood smoker, unlike many chain establishments. The sides were homemade...More

Thank dfortner56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have driven by this place many times. We had decided to go to another restaurant as we were passing. I said to my wife, wanna finally try this place? I literally made a U Turn and turned into the parking lot. The restaurant is...More

Thank davidisrael126
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ribs are amazing as is the pulled pork. The best meal ever. Small place but gosh it is really great!! You the fried mushrooms also amazing!! The people running the place were also amazing!!

Thank Monique G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank BunkerHillRacer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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

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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
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
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
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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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