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Hickory River Smokehouse

) #22 of 300 Restaurants in Peoria €€ - €€€ American, Barbecue
5101 W Holiday Dr, Peoria, IL 61615-9462
+1 309-683-1227
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (32 reviews)
“pulled pork” (42 reviews)
“ribs” (36 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
5101 W Holiday Dr, Peoria, IL 61615-9462
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We always enjoy trying new places and try to go to local food places. They have a choice of sauces. We had the pulled pork and the brisket. We would recommend both! We will definitely be visiting them again!

Thank Nova32164
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a belated father's day lunch w/ daughters family. I had the lunch soecial, pulled pork sandwich w/mashed potatoes and corn. Service was fast & food delicious & very affordable

Thank trebliha
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I chose Pulled pork with many types of sauces to choose fro. Great atmosphere here clean facility mic rustic Setting Great Handicap parking Naked it easy to get in and out. Prices are good. Not to break the bank. Food tastes excellent. Located near lots...More

Thank Chad V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the wings, sliced turkey, beef brisket and pulled pork! Tuesday night they offer a special on the wings and beer. The sides are average but they knock it out with the meat!!!

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just passing through town and we decided to give it a try, I manage a fine dining restaurant (so I am picky) I wasn't expecting cafeteria style service but we were greeted with a smile from a very nice man who was very helpful and...More

Thank Vesta B
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Stop here with wife and kids to have lunch. Menu was decent but I was surprised the ordering style is that if a McDonalds. Wasn't impressed having to stand at a long counter to order my food. I ordered half chicken which was pretty good....More

Thank EYE1234
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised on this visit. The employees that waited on me were very friendly and helpful. I did the carry out. The food was tasty. The generous portions were enough for two people. I will be returning soon

Thank Bola B
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

My nephew absolutely adores this place as do we! They have amazing sides all of them are so good and I usually spend fifteen minutes just trying to figure out which ones to get this time! Brisket is the best just saying!!

1  Thank katiebF1294LK
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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We have been here several times after church. It's a great meal that will fill you up. Great pulled pork & brisket. Love the BBQ sauce! We are never disappointed & we usually take a carry out meal to my mother in law. The prices...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The food was ready quickly. I had a famous horseshoe which was delicious. The staff was friendly and quickly cleaned up our table giving us space to talk and enjoy the evening.

1  Thank dcsmeyer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5101 W Holiday Dr, Peoria, IL 61615-9462
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-683-1227
  • E-mail
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