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Hickory's Smokehouse

The Groves | Souters Lane, Chester CH1 1SH, England
01244 404000
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Ranked #15 of 416 Restaurants in Chester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $29
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Transit: Nearest bus stop 300 yards
Description: Hickory’s Smokehouse is Chester’s authentic American BBQ. Here you can enjoy a traditional style of cooking that has its roots in the US, but that we think deserves to be just as popular over here. Our menu offers two styles of BBQ. The southern-style ‘Smoker’ BBQ uses slow, wood-fired cooking in our specially imported American smoker oven. The northern-style ‘Yankee’ BBQ is cooked over sizzling hot coals. Both styles create unbelievably tender, delicious meat and fish.
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English first
Crewe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Have been here three times now and on each occasion we have not been disappointed. The food is lovely with presentation that is second to none. The staff are courteous and the bag of popcorn whilst you wait make for a enjoyable experience. I would recommend this restaurant and hope to return shortly.

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

First time I ever went there I asked for BBQ pulled pork..... Eveything was cold and the chips were warm. Second time I went had the briskit for the price I paid I had a VERY SMALL portion. Third time I went I had the briskit again and had loads!! Forth Time I went I had the 1/2 rack of... More 

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Went here for my girlfriends birthday. Great food and great atmosphere. Staff were fantastic and very helpful. Will definitely go back.

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Caernarfon
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Really enjoyed here and love the location on the waterfront. Food is really nice as well as pudding. Staff were very friendly. We had not booked and still managed to get a table quickly. Definetley recommend

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

i have been to this restaurant many many times to say the least, me and my now husband had our first date here so its our "happy place", never had a problem with the service and the staff are overly accommodating, i usually go for the bbq brisket with cheese melted on top (i get an odd look but trust... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

I booked a table here for my son's 5th birthday celebration - just for me, his dad and his elder brother, and it was our first time. We were excited by the menu, and were not disappointed. We chose a platter of different ribs, pulled pork with boston beans, and braised brisket, served with fries, onion rings, American slaw, and... More 

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United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

My family and I have visited this restaurant several times and every time we have all really loved the food and have really enjoyed our restaurant experience. There is a huge variety of food and everything sounds incredible. Between us we have tried many of the dishes, and because of this I can choose a favourite because they have all... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Been on a couple of occasions for breakfast with the girlfriend and friends. The quality of food is excellent without being over-facing and greasy! The atmosphere even in the morning when it isn't particularly busy is still good and the service is superb as you come to expect from this group! Overall it is very good value for money.

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menorca
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63 reviews 63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Great atmosphere service and food. Everywhere clean and inviting and very pleasant staff. Food was hot and good value, will def return

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Chester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We took advantage of the January midweek offers, Hog Heaven described as “A hefty whole rack of succulent Kansas style baby back ribs, buffalo wings, Hickory’s fries and house slaw” A perfect description and only £10, a real bargain. It was lovely, the house fries are delicious. Overall the portion is generous, neither of us finished our meal and we... More 

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Additional Information about Hickory's Smokehouse

Address: The Groves | Souters Lane, Chester CH1 1SH, England
Phone Number: 01244 404000
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 29
Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Steakhouse

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