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Hickory Tavern

#1,344 of 1,999 Restaurants in Charlotte
$$ - $$$American, ,
2005 E Arbors Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262-2573
+1 704-295-9001
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“wings” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2005 E Arbors Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262-2573
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

We've eaten here several times recently, as it is close to our work. Both times "we" had to go find our server. Both times they apologized, but when you sit for 10 minutes without anyone coming to see you, you get a little disappointed. The...More

Thank Harriet T
Reviewed September 6, 2017

My son came up for a visit and we headed to the Hickory Tavern for a meal before a local car show. The interior was nice, and there were tvs all around so you can keep up on sports etc. We ordered, I had a...More

Thank Krisathome
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

It was relatively quiet the night we went so service was prompt. I ordered the Reuben sandwich with a side of brussel sprouts. The sandwich was good, and the brussel sprouts were really good!

Thank BGZ
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for dinner during the .75 cent wing night special. Ordered hot wings and the chared wings in the carribean flavor meal was ok with great service.

Thank WeekendTreker
Reviewed February 27, 2017

The French dip meat was fatty and the tater tots were too greasy. The service was below par as we ordered home made chips that came after we had finished the meal. Probably wouldn't return since there are so many options in the area.

Thank Gerald G
Christina B, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2017

We appreciate the review and feedback. We strive to provide an excellent dining experience for all our guests and it sounds like we missed our mark. I’ll share your comments with management.

Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely terrible. Wait staff tried but the kitchen could not get out the food and the bar was slower than Christmas!!! Third time for terrible results!!! No clue how to run a restaurant and bar!!! NEVER AGAIN!!!!

Thank scshoedog
Christina B, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to send your valuable feedback. Your comments are very important to us and I've forwarded them to the regional manager. He will address concerns and take appropriate action.

Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

I was very unimpressed with the Hickory Tavern. It's a derivative of TGIF or Chilli's without the cache of those brands.

Thank dickrichardson
Christina B, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2017

Thank you for your feedback and taking the time to send a review.

Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

My family and I enjoyed the food. It wasn't anything spectacular, but it was good and something different. We enjoy finding restaurants that aren't your typical chains that can be found everywhere. While the food was good, our waitress was not. She didn't know the...More

Thank Lagjeg
Christina B, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to send your valuable feedback and review. We are so glad you decided to dine with us! I'll share your remarks about the service with management and we can't wait to have you back next time your in town!

Reviewed November 6, 2016

They really do a great job. Their selection of wine is appealing to any preference. The options of food will suite an assortment of taste buds. Very friendly staff.A "Go to place at any time"

Thank Mike D
Christina B, Guest Relations Manager at Hickory Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2016

Thanks Mike D. Our food truck menu is a big hit with all our guests! We're so glad that you enjoy it too! We hope you'll come back and visit soon!

Reviewed September 16, 2016

I hadn't dined here in over 5 years, until a friend suggested we go there a few days ago. I can say that the food wasn't great and the service was ok. Also, there was a hair on my plate! My friend did not enjoy...More

Thank CltGirl129
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2005 E Arbors Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262-2573
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-295-9001
The Hickory Tavern is the perfect place for a business lunch, after work happy hour, or to go watch any game! Bring the kids or just have a girl's night out. Whatever the occasion, the Hickory Tavern is always the perfect destination! The preferred game day location of the Carolina Panthers!
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