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Hickory House

730 W Main St, Aspen, CO 81611-1622
+1 970-925-2313
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (303 reviews)
“baked beans” (23 reviews)
“pulled pork” (38 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
730 W Main St, Aspen, CO 81611-1622
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Only went the once on our visit to Aspen, busy busy restaurant. The ribs and brisket were suburbly cooked, baked potato just needed a little more butter.. Beans n coleslaw great. All hot and the beer was good..😊👏🏼

Thank caroleT312
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you want good fall-off-the-bones bbq ribs and large portions, at reasonable prices (for Aspen) this is your place. It's an Aspen classic, with its iconic grizzly on the roof, at their location at the bend of Hwy 82/Main Street for what seems like forever....More

Thank NWtripster
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hickory House brags about having the best ribs in Colorado. I can’t speak to that, having not tried them all. But this much is true: their ribs rival any baby back rib I’ve ever eaten... and that’s decades of rib-eating experience. The ribs are generously...More

Thank dmajr
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ribs are truly sensational. Smoky, tender , not over-sauced. They push them hard on the menu. They are the real deal - some of the best I have had anywhere. Portions are generous & everything was good. Service was prompt & friendly. Extra sauce...More

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has great baby back ribs and great side dishes. I make it one of my stops when in town.Also great for take out.and they deliver.

Thank Moondogcreations
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pleasant diner like place, with good food and good, friendly service. Best know for Barbeque, but all their food is good. Though Aspen has a reputation of being pricy, The Hickory House is not expensive. The "When did you visit" is not adequate. I...More

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Neat atmosphere with good service and reasonable prices. Combo platter with BBQ chicken breast, pulled pork and shredded brisket was excellent. Fried catfish was tasty as were the fried onion rings. Servings were large and we took home some of everything.

Thank Charles P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Anytime we are close to Aspen we make a point of eating at Hickory House. The baby back ribs are tender and well prepared. One of our favorite informal places to eat.

Thank JohnColo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always enjoy eating here when we are in Aspen. The food is tasty in the service is always good also very reasonable price

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the full rack of ribs and a double cheeseburger. The ribs were good but the double cheeseburger was oozing with cheese and it was delicious, albeit, quite greasy.

Thank Annie_M1975
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Jane H
31 March 2017|
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Response from Michael C | Reviewed this property |
i believe they are open. i dont own the place
5 January 2017|
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Response from marlosbenedini2015 | Reviewed this property |
NO question was asked !
Helen P
2 January 2017|
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Response from FIbrahim | Reviewed this property |
Waffles , Ribs , Steaks , Eggs .... American Style Breakfast
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 730 W Main St, Aspen, CO 81611-1622
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
  • Phone Number: +1 970-925-2313
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