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Hickory Hollow Barbeque

4705 US Highway 301 N, Ellenton, FL 34222-2871
+1 941-722-3932
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“corn fritters” (46 reviews)
“pulled pork” (34 reviews)
“ribs” (51 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00 Hours
American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
4705 US Highway 301 N, Ellenton, FL 34222-2871
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We've been here a few times and the food is always delicious and the service is great. My favorite is the pulled pork with coleslaw sandwich. My husband loves the pork shanks but this time opted for the fried catfish and he loved it. You...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank alphamom6
Reviewed 9 November 2018

wonderful pork, large menu selections, many many side selections and all are great. Best BLT around loaded with bacon! Great bread pudding too.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank patricia w
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

The best crab cakes in the area!! Yummy ribs! Very loud and hard to talk with friends is only complaint

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Colonycovesue
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Absolute best ribs we have found in Florida. Hickory Hollow serves a wide variety of entrees and top notch veggies. Small setting with friendly wait staff.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank cfritzsche
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The meal was great. The locals know this place well. Fresh food, nice atmosphere and good service. You won't leave disappointed.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank nyangels71
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

The food is delicious and the owners are awesome!!! The combo meal is huge for the price. And the place atmosphere is very family.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lucca H
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Good North Carolina BBQ and Maryland crab cakes. CASH ONLY, but there is an ATM inside. Friendly atmosphere.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Linda R
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Delicious ribs and many side dishes to choose from. Typical casual Florida restaurant. Not a chain. Love the corn bread.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Elaine A
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Lots of selections. I had pulled pork & fried shrimp combo. My husband had pulled pork, baby backribs, & blackened pork shank combo. Puled pork was tasteless & needed plenty of BBQ sauce to give it flavor. On the other hand, the pork shank was...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Ryco
Reviewed 25 April 2018

still on the search for the best BBQ joint around, this is not it. We arrived at 7:30 and the restaurant looked like it had quieted down. walking in the door I noticed a sign saying 'if you are in a hurry this is not...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Scott M
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12 October 2018|
Response from cfritzsche | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of lunch special, but everything I have tried is awesome! Enjoy! Cash only, no credit cards, but they do have a money machine on site.
20 December 2017|
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Response from Bernadette V | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4705 US Highway 301 N, Ellenton, FL 34222-2871
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Ellenton
  • Phone Number: +1 941-722-3932
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