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The Hickory Hog

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2310 Bridge Ave, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742-4327
+1 732-714-7427
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Jersey City, New Jersey
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69 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This small place has quite a large menu, and I was spoiled for choice -- fortunately they have plenty of combo options so I could try more of their items. The side salad was nice but ordinary, but the real reason for coming here is the meats. The chicken was juicy and tender, and the ribs were fall-off-the-bone tender and... More 

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Thank Mark B
Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Ribs, sequelent! Pulled pork, tender and juicy, Brisket tart and tender, Cole slaw sweet and crunchy, corn bread buttery yet crispy. GOOD EATS

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Thank Craig2431
Point Pleasant, New Jersey
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We occasionally sit in but often take-out from Hickory Hog. Babyback ribs are tender. Pulled pork is delicious.

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Thank Lisa S
Pt Pleasant
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

I ordered a MEDIUM WELL Cheeseburger Platter To Go & My Hamburger was so hard & dry it tasted like SAW DUST & could have been used as a hockey puck. The cheese was an afterthought on the chef's part because it was not even melted on the hard as nails burger. I feed the meat to my 2 dogs.... More 

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Thank Gindy B
Point Pleasant, New Jersey, United States
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Yum yum yum. Food is awesome. Casual dining with friendly staff. Nicely located attached to Gerards liquors so you can drop in and get some cocktails

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Thank Liz D
Brick, New Jersey
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Memphis may be known for ribs, and some places (Rendezvous) may rely on decades old reputation, but Hickory Hog dry rub ribs are great today!

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Thank Doug B
new jersey
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41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

They have the best spareribs around. You can get a dry rub or regular barbeque with different types of ribs.

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Thank pleasant point
Toms River, New Jersey
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

We have been getting take out for just about two years from Hickory Hog, we really like the food, never strayed anywhere else for barbecue. Several months back we got home and we were shouted on the sides, not to the point where there were any missing, but the containers were just over half full, we complained but no big... More 

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Thank Robert C
Point Pleasant, New Jersey
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Great place to eat BBQ a definite try if your hungry and in the neighborhood. A little pricey but very good

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Thank Bri P
Morristown, New Jersey
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52 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Started with a gigantic onion loaf with a nice horseradish sauce. Corn fritters had lots of corn. Ribs were fall off the bone, but by BBQ standards, shouldn't be. They were good, but not what you expect from an authentic BBQ joint. Wings were tasty. Brisket was pretty good. Fries were basic (should be fresh cut but weren't. ). So,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2310 Bridge Ave, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742-4327
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Point Pleasant
  • Phone Number: +1 732-714-7427

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?