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Hickory River Smokehouse

2330 S Mount Zion Rd, Decatur, IL 62521-9719
217-864-1874
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English first
Decatur, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Everything in this place tastes like smoke...if you like that, you'll be happy....I do not like the heavy smoke taste...tried just French fries (they are smoky too)

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Decatur, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Love the pork barbecue with side cold slaw. Lot of pork for the money. Pork very tender and moist. Service was fast and very pleasant.

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Decatur, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I visit thsi place at least once a week when I am working day shift. The food is alway excellent and you can't go wrong wtih the pulled pork.

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Maroa, Illinois
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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We had lunch today and normally love this place, but today the chopped beef was surprisingly fatty and when I told the order taker I wanted extra sauce on the side, he must have misunderstood and I got only sauce on the side. Stick with the turkey next time which is always a winner and my husband loves the pulled... More

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Decatur, Illinois
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8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Good food - carry out available - love all of their meats and the smoked turkey! I mainly use them for the carry out - take home the meats and add our own side dishes. love it!

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Bradley, Illinois
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

The restaurant is in a converted Wendy's building. Décor was ok but it could have been better. Everything appeared decently clean. The food was really good. My son and I shared a combo platter with brisket, turkey and pulled pork. It came with 2 sides and cornbread. We had mashed potatoes and cole slaw, the potatoes were good, the coleslaw... More

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Decatur, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

the chicken, ribs, and brisket are amazing. The sides are generous. Fast Food setting is a turnoff. This is not cheap but the only great barbecue in town!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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567 reviews 567 reviews
326 restaurant reviews
259 helpful votes 259 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Although we live in the city, we had never eaten here till today when we attended a geocaching event. Glad it was here! We both had the pulled pork with sides. The pork was excellent and we each got a large serving...probably could have shared, but glad we got our own! Waffle fries were awesome! Corn bread and the Texas... More

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

This is a chain restaurant we have never eaten at before. We had the special for the evening and the portion were huge. My husband and I could have shared a meal. Every thing was good. The staff was friendly and polite.

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Decatur, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013 via mobile

Pulled pork, potato salad & coleslaw. Drive through bbq restaurant? I thought I'd give it a try since I'm on my lunch break. Some meat was mushy, some was dry. The potato salad was still frozen. The coleslaw was weird...just purple water, cabbage etc The bbq sauce wasn't bad but it wasn't good. Won't be going back

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Additional Information about Hickory River Smokehouse

Address: 2330 S Mount Zion Rd, Decatur, IL 62521-9719
Phone Number: 217-864-1874
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Decatur
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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