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Hillbilly Bar-B-Q

2317 Hickory Ave, Harahan, LA 70123
(504) 738-1508
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Ranked #5 of 38 restaurants in Harahan
Cuisines: Barbecue
Most recent review
- Jul 6, 2014
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15 reviews from our community

86% Recommend
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Best bbq ever!! Local restaurant great food and help. Everything I have been there I have had some of the best food I have ever had in my life.

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126 reviews 126 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Hillbilly does not try to cover all of the bases, but does a respectable job on the basics. They make two sauces and are your basic BBQ variety with a tip of the hat to Tennessee/Kentucky style. The meats are the usual: brisket, pulled pork, ribs, chicken, and links. Smoke is on the lighter end with good tenderness and quite... More

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23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

There is little to dislike about Hillbilly BBQ. All of the food is well cooked, expertly seasoned and fresh. The staff are a little quirky but that is part of the magic. Some of the sides are as good as it gets and my personal favorite is the sausage although some find it a bit different. The only caution is... More

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Exeter, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We had a great time at this restaurant! A group of 56 was a lot for the staff to handle but we all got our food and enjoyed every bit of it. I had the pulled pork with sides of mac & cheese and beans ... super good! Some in our group asked about dishes that weren't on the menu... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

Best bbq in town. Love the ribs and brisket. The corn salad is excellent and the potato salad is my favorite. They boil the potatoes in crab boil. Give it a try, you will go back!

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Luling, Louisiana
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69 reviews 69 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

Our family of five visited Hillybilly Bar-B-Q on a weeknight. They have somewhat strange hours (closed on Sunday and Monday, and they close at 8 p.m. on nights they're open) so keep that in mind. Our group ordered three rib platters, one combo platter and one sandwich. All the food was excellent. I really enjoyed the potato salad. If you're... More

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38 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

Can't say that I have had better BBQ in new Orleans than here. I usually get the ribs. There sides are real good too. I really like the corn salad. If there is one thing that would make this the best is the service. It is inconsistent at best.

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New Orleans
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74 reviews 74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

Hillbilly Bar-B-Q is a family owned restaurant that has been serving great food for years. A casual atmosphere (you could be overdressed in Jeans), reasonable prices, and great Bar-B-Q. Wednesdays they do a fantastic chicken salad that is to die for. Sandwiches can be served on bread or bun. About once a month our office gets a whole Bar-B-Q smoked... More

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new orleans
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

They advertise as Kentucky Style BBQ. Their bbq sauce is spicey with a vinegar base, as well as their cold slaw, tangy vinegar base, no mayo. Their sandwiches are served on a plain bun with bbq sauce in a cup on the side. We split a chicken and a pork sandwich. Both were pulled meats and then finely chopped to... More

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Destrehan, Louisiana
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107 reviews 107 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

Don't be scared off by their playful little name. Go for it! This is great barbecue in a nice little place. Get the pulled pork or the brisket on bun, and drench it with their delicious sauce. The high-quality meat is tender, subtly smoky, moist, and full of flavor. For side dishes, the potato salad is good but but a... More

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