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Old Hickory Station

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232 Government Ave SW, Hickory, NC 28602-2937
+1 828-322-2356
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“burger” (39 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
232 Government Ave SW, Hickory, NC 28602-2937
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Reviewed yesterday

While walking around Downtown Hickory, we decided to try this spot. It was totally cool that it was in an old train station. This place is great. Our server was awesome. The food was fresh. I got the Cuban sandwich. And then there is that...More

Thank Albert M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there looking for a unique dining experience in Hickory and found it. The active railway next to it provides the opportunity of watching the trains go by while eating. While there the Cauliflower Fritters stood out for how good they are and the portions...More

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is unusual for me to "love, love, love" a restaurant with only one visit. This location was an exception. Located in downtown Hickory, this remodeled train depot features a wine/ beer/ cheese shop, an outstanding cuisine, and a sports bar atmosphere. Interesting and pleasant...More

Thank Gabriel241
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Great location and really cool atmosphere! Waitress was good and friendly and helpful in suggesting food mainly the cauliflower fritters. The cauliflower fritters are one of the best things I have ever eaten!!! I will go back just for them. For my meal I ordered...More

Thank MrsWatson2576
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Good choice for a night out, just be ready to pay for it. The food and service is always spot on and a very nice setting.

Thank Jason M
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

It’s sad to see unwelcoming warning sign on each door of this establishment which essentially will turn a Law abiding CCW permit holder into a criminal simply by entering to order food. I had drinks and did not notice the sign until after I had...More

Thank Mat T
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight. This is a converted train station into a funky restaurant. Great location, super atmosphere, good service, excellent beer selection and ok food. The angel hair pasta was average but my husband really enjoyed his bbq.

Thank Francine L
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

I have reviewed before in years past, but wanted to have a more recent recommendation for the best brunch available and consistent delicious food regardless of your time visiting.

Thank hermandree
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious. The shop area was delightful. The service was fast. The beer was good. Definitely come back to visit next year.

Thank Jane W
Reviewed April 5, 2018

We took friends from out of town for our first visit to Olde Hickory Station and we were definitely not disappointed. The food, service, drinks and beer were outstanding. The meat and cheese board appetizer was enjoyed by all. My meatloaf was excellent and my...More

Thank John D
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I don't work at the restaurant, I just visited. It is large, on one end is a store selling North Carolina goods, and coffee and pastries. The location is in downtown Hickory, it is a nicely landscaped area in the spring... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 Government Ave SW, Hickory, NC 28602-2937
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hickory
  • Phone Number: +1 828-322-2356
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