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Hickory Tavern

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9735 Us Highway 15 501, Pinehurst, NC 28374-5000
910-235-3847
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Today
11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 29
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 5
    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
Good Sports Pub

It's not fine dining, but the food is good and if you want to watch sports, choices are everywhere. I've been here on two separate trips, and I would return. Get there early.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
BucksCountyWanderer
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Pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

It's not fine dining, but the food is good and if you want to watch sports, choices are everywhere. I've been here on two separate trips, and I would return. Get there early.

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Southern Pines, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We love Hickory - its our usual got to spot if we just feel like going out. They have great seating outside, and you can sit out there anytime of year. Inside can get a little loud, but still enjoyable. The food is always consistent and hot and ready.... Service is an A+ Its also of course a great place... More 

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

It has a busy and loud atmosphere. If you want a table on a "game" night, be prepared to wait an hour or get there early. The food is great. I haven't had any bad meals. The food is always great. But the new food truck menu is fantastic. I've had the Korean BBQ tacos and the Chicken and Rice... More 

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Advance, North Carolina, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Pretty typical sports bar, tvs are plentiful but could be larger, big screen is fuzzy/dated. Drinks were average, bartender friendly, patrons also. Lots better places in town, this was beside my hotel. One thing-no ribs on the menu! Off my list.

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Vass, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is my regular pit stop after a good round of golf. the food is good and the people are great. We got the waitress to change channels to meet our needs without question. We are always treated well. It is a sports bar and a late lunch was not very full on this visit. It can get packed but... More 

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I like eating at the Hickory Tavern. The food is great and the prices are very reasonable. The atmosphere is a little bit on the "Sports" side. A lot of televisions with sports on them.

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Southern Pines, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I love the Build Your Own Salad. I get to choose the greens as well as six other ingredients. Good place for couple or family gathering. The informal atmosphere is friendly with TV viewing from any seating.

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Pinehurst, NC
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Went there for lunch last week and had a great time. Best burger in town cold beer and TV's everywhere

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Morris
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This is our go to place. Always good food and exceptional service! You definitely can't go wrong here :)

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Asheboro, North Carolina
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We are already making plans for our next trip to the Pinehurst area to get back to the Hickory Tavern. The staff was outstanding and it's a fun atmosphere. The wings and beer selection were awesome. Some of our group are originally from Western NY so they were skeptical about getting wings but they ended up being very satisfied. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9735 Us Highway 15 501, Pinehurst, NC 28374-5000
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Pinehurst
  • Phone Number: 910-235-3847

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am

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