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Backstreets Bar and Grill

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246 14th Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601-2516
828-328-6479
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6:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • 32
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great

Great food, not to fond of new building. The new building isn't any bigger than old and the layout is not very customer friendly. Love the food!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Durmiree
,
NC
via mobile
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  • Late Night
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67 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
NC
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

Great food, not to fond of new building. The new building isn't any bigger than old and the layout is not very customer friendly. Love the food!!

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Hickory, North Carolina
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

We have went to Backstreets several times over the last couple months. So this review is an compilation of those different experiences. Positives: -Several good items on the menu particularly the Reuben. Its very tender, tasty, and a good portion. The mixed vegetables are grilled and tasty without overcooking. -Its locally owned which is always a plus in my book... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I was in this establishment an hour and did not get to eat. There were a variety of issues, however, the main issue is the service was poor. The kitchen was not responsive, and the wait staff was apathetic.

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Hickory, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Food is always good at Backstreets. Meatloaf is delicious. Salads always fresh. Great service. love their potato soup.

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Nashville, Tennessee
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

great food , great service and reasonably price. we met with a group of 8 which usually causes a problem with service and the order being messed up. not with this place. if you are in the area of lenior or hickory nc you have got to try this place.

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140 reviews 140 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

We were driving through hickory in route to the biltmore and decided to stop for lunch. Went to trip advisor to look for good reviews and what was open. We settled on backstreets because of some reviews as well as it was open. Based on a good number of reviews our expectations were high. Sadly all three dishes and appetizer... More 

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NC
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Had the shrimp with red pepper sauce and my daughter had the beef medallions. We were both completely satisfied with our meals.

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Hickory, North Carolina
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

one of hickorys best places to eat, great food and atmosphere, good value, love the wraps. Brian and Suzanne are the best.

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Hickory
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful home town feel and atmosphere. Food and beverage quality and quantity can't be beat in public setting.

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Hickory, North Carolina
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Backstreets has a very good menu - full of variety - that should suit most tastes. The service is fast and friendly. Though noisy at times, the restaurant is family friendly, so don't go if you want a quiet and intimate atmosphere. Pick your times as like most places in the area - there will probably be a line to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 246 14th Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601-2516
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hickory
  • Phone Number: 828-328-6479

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?