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“Comfortable and welcoming”
Review of Hickory House

Hickory House
Ranked #5 of 160 Restaurants in Aspen
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $12 - $12
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Comfortable and welcoming”
Reviewed October 7, 2012

The Hickory House was recommended to us a number of times while we were in Aspen so we were looking forward to having a meal there. It did not disappoint! The service was outstanding and there were many menu selections. It was a treat to have sweet potato fries instead of standard fries and the veggie burger was delicious. The portions are large so we ended up taking some of our meal home. We dined outdoors which was relaxing and made for a memorable meal.

Visited September 2012
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Colorado
Level 6 Contributor
154 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
“Stick with the Ribs”
Reviewed September 29, 2012

We went here for lunch and while the ribs were very good (and reasonably priced) the "highly acclaimed" cheeseburger was a disappointment. It was dry, overcooked and topped with white lettuce and almost white tomato. The lunch special on ribs was well worth it at $11.99 for a slab with fries and slaw (with the burger, you only get chips; fries are extra). Overall a good place for lunch if you stick with the ribs.

  • Visited September 2012
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SF Bay Area
Level 5 Contributor
82 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Huge portions and good value.”
Reviewed September 24, 2012

Recommended to us by the staff at our lodging. A bit away from the town center so have to drive but parking was adequate. Features of this restaurant are barbequed meats (other meat dished also on menu) and highlights are the combo meals. Portions were huge. Prices quite a bit less than most Aspen restaurants in the town center.

Visited September 2012
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level 5 Contributor
50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Best value in aspen”
Reviewed September 22, 2012 via mobile

Typical BBQ fare, really tasty, tender and for a very good price. The portion seems very big on the menu but the actual size of the ribs is smaller than usual..."baby back ribs", so absolutely manageable. Family restaurant atmosphere, decontracted and easy going. Tastes like real food!

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Perth, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
103 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Tasty barbecue”
Reviewed September 20, 2012

We visited here after an arduous hike - we were starving, but left feeling satisfied. The BBQ is good - we recommend the ribs and the beef. Beans were pretty good too.

Visited September 2012
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