This BBQ Hotspot In Iowa Has Been Serving Up The Best Southern Eats Since 1970

Everyone knows that if you want great barbecue, you’ve got to let it cook for a long time – and in Ames, Iowa, that goes for the restaurant too. Hickory Park Restaurant Co. has been serving up classic Southern eats, slow-smoked barbecue, and memorable deserts in a raucous but family-friendly setting since 1970. Stop on by and see why the locals can’t stop talking about this slice of smoky Iowa history.

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Have you visited Hickory Park Restaurant Co.? Let us know your favorite meats, sides, and sundaes in the comments section. The restaurant always has something special cooking, so make sure to visit their website and official Facebook page before your next visit.

Address: Hickory Park, 1404 S Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010, USA