Not BBQ, more like reheated food. Meat is dry and flavorless, sides are meh, nothing special. service is average. Never going back
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Would differently stop here again! Service was very good. Food is outstanding. Atmosphere is unique. Food is served is served on a large metal tray. Portions nice size, no room for dessert. Price is family friendly. Would diffidently return.
This is a beast of a restaurant with a menu that parallels the size of the facility. I am a devotee of KC barbeque and this is a distant cousin. The service, however, is superb thus the rating.
Got a recommendation from the staff at the hotel to eat here and I was not disappointed. Great portions, prices, and service. If you like BBQ, then this is the place in Ames to go to.
Hickory Park is a local favorite for good reason- the food is wonderful and quite reasonably priced! I highly recommend trying something from the ice cream menu - YUM!
We have been to Hickory Park many times and it never disappoints! The food has always been outstanding and the service is fantastic. The facilities are HUGE! And there is always a line going out the door for people waiting. I had the BBQ salad...More
The service was very good on a Tuesday evening. They must have the food pre-made because we only had to wait 6 minutes for three orders. I had the ribs and they were great with a nice dry rub. They have sauce on the side...More
Hickory park is a well oiled machine. They always seem to get you seated and get you your food in a very responsible time no matter how packed they are. If we ever travel anywhere close to the Ames area, Hickory Park is a must!...More