The Visit Hickory Metro team encourages visitors and locals to explore the Hickory Metro region carefully and safely. The state of North Carolina has lifted all mass gathering limits at this time but encourages individuals to still practice the three W's - Wear, Wait, Wash. People who are fully vaccinated can do all of the things that they did before the pandemic. Those unvaccinated, should still wear a mask in public indoor settings & public outdoor settings when they cannot maintain social distance. To learn more about what our area is doing to prevent the spread of COVID-19 click below. 

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Hickory Smokehouse BBQ


Gather with your friends, family, or coworkers at Hickory Smokehouse BBQ for lunch or dinner. This family-friendly and casual restaurant offers delicious BBQ pork, chicken, or seafood with tasty home-style sides, such as hushpuppies, coleslaw, fried pickles and more! Don't forget your sweet tea to pair with these appetizing southern comfort dishes.



Health & Safety COVID-19 Amenities
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