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Hickory House Bar-B-Que & Shawn's Soda Shop

630 W Woodard St, Denison, TX 75020-3294
+1 903-463-3600
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good6%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 Sep 2017
“Excellent BBQ Sandwich”
28 Feb 2017
“North Texas BBQ”
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$$ - $$$
630 W Woodard St, Denison, TX 75020-3294
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

We were just tourists passing through--- wanting to take a photo with the large 6-shooter in front. For $7 each, we BBQ sandwiches with "hot barbecue" sauce. Perfectly spicy--and portion was fair for the price. If we're ever in that area again, we'll try a...More

Thank Speedbump555
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

To me this is North Texas BBQ with an East Texas flair. The setting is very rustic and quaint. It is local owned and operated by the same people for over 40 years. The place reminded me of a little general store when I was...More

Thank margotlittlefeather
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Food is great, but a little pricy. There is a cute little candy shop inside too. Definitely worth checking out.

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Had lunch here today with my grandson. The same grandson who shared the disastrous excuse for a Q meal with me at 3 Stacks a couple of weeks ago. Hickory House is as good as 3 Stacks is bad. On Fridays they do Burnt Ends....More

Thank Tupelo010835
Reviewed 9 August 2015

We have a list when we travel that carries the title of "hole in the walls" to eat at. Today we headed for a catfish place in Denison however when we arrived there was a long waiting line and since we were hungry decided to...More

Thank texaswillie
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

The title says it all. It is definitely one of the best decorated eateries I've seen, but there are better places for bbq in town. I know bbq tends to be pricy but this place is still a bit too high for their offering. The...More

Thank Shana K
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Great atmosphere in old downtown area of Denison. Meat is tasty and well prepared. Sides are rather bland for my taste.

1  Thank Tom M
Reviewed 18 August 2014 via mobile

I have been eating here for years. The place is just perfect for BBQ. Cool personality and the owners are always so friendly. I love the beef brisket.

1  Thank Mark L
Reviewed 18 July 2014 via mobile

Its a small out of the way place, with a great big taste. The pulled pork and brisket were both as good as I've ever had. The owners were very pleasant and cheerful. I will be back.

1  Thank jvboyle
Reviewed 5 March 2014

We pick up bbq to take home from there occasionally, and it is always very good and a fairly inexpensive meal.

Thank Linda H
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11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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  • Address: 630 W Woodard St, Denison, TX 75020-3294
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Denison
  • Phone Number: +1 903-463-3600
Stop by for GREAT TEXAS BAR-B-QUE. The Hickory House Bar-B-Que 630 W Woodard, One Block North of Main Street Downtown Denison. Since 1975 the Doyle's have owned and operated.The Hickory House Bar-B-Que.Great Texas Pit Bar B Oue. Shawn's Soda Shop is located in the east side of the Hickory House Bar B Que, 630 W. Woodard Denison Tx. Shawn Doyle decided she wanted to open a place that celebrate's FUN...........a place that helps you feel like a KID again.....Kids of all ages. Shawn"s Soda Shop has a full line of nostalgia bulk candy and Bottled Soda Pops. Stop by for some great Texas BBQ & soda.
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