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Youssef 242 - CLOSED

242 11th Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601-3836
+1 828-324-2005
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Nov 10, 2016
“Little pricy ”
Jul 27, 2016
“Loved the outdoor seating”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
242 11th Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601-3836
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Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch and just loved the fig pizza. Yummy! More business attire for lunch though. Different place

Thank Angela C
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Best outdoor seating in hickory and just a cool place for a crappy town like hickory. To bad it's closed now.

Thank Duck C
Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

I had lunch here and the ambiance and service was top notch. The food was delicious. I sat outside in the beautiful area and watched a mother sparrow feed a baby, while I was eating. I will definitely be back.

Thank Bo L
Reviewed April 27, 2016

My husband and I are major foodies. With that being said, Youssef 242 is one of our top 5 dining establishments. Rarely do I give 5 stars to a restaurant. The atmosphere, service, and food must ALL be on point. I'm so happy we chose...More

Thank Thee_Feisty_Foodie
Reviewed April 25, 2016

My favorite go to in Hickory for fine dining. They are in the process of changing their name (or appear to have been in the process for months now). Not sure if the menu will change. Great for special occasions. I love the grilled ceasar...More

Thank PamLeo
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Great atmosphere to relax. Nice outdoor patio area to be outdoors weather day or night. Great staff and food.

Thank Keith S
Reviewed April 22, 2016

Love the healthy and trendy food here. The atmosphere is modern, clean and inviting. It's a bit fancy which is nice too.

Thank Doreen C
Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

We took my mother there for a birthday celebration and had a delightful meal and good wine. I love Youssef 242 because of the atmosphere inside the restaurant - even when the restaurant is full it never seems loud or hurried. They use some of...More

Thank K L
Reviewed April 8, 2016

Brought some friends for dinner. I had made reservations prior to and confirmed. We arrived about 15 mins early and were asked to sit at the bar. We were a group of 6 and had no issue even though our table was ready and empty....More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

Recommend the grilled Caesar salad. One of my favorites a d they do a good job. High end resturant that lives up to its pricing. Great service. Call Marsha for a reservation

Thank David D
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$8 - $38
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242 11th Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601-3836
    (HWY 127)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hickory
  • Phone Number: +1 828-324-2005
  • E-mail
We want your dining experience to be something to shout about-always. We encourage you to break the rules. That's why we have dessert first on the menu and not last. We believe everyone deserves an enjoyable, amazing dining experience. That's why we strive for excellence in the quality of our food and service. We do our very best to constantly surpass our own accomplishments and move forward to be the best of the best. We believe everyone should make, break, set and never settle on the rules. This is Cafe Rule.
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