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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Bar
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“The oldest bar/tavern in town, dates back to 1865, located in the heart of downtown Hickory. Great food and drinks”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“GREAT CRAFT BEER , Outdoor seating and the menu always has something great to offer !!!!! Breakfast Too !!!!!!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
“Great Museum , One of the best in western NC , Science center located at same address is perfect for younger children, plan for a half day !!!!!!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Multiplex
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Best food on Lake Hickory. Dock the boat and have a great meal. Bar and pool tables also available. Sometimes you can watch the Hickory Crawdads fireworks from this spot. Check with the Crawdad's stadium for schedules. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Concert Hall
  • 1 local recommends
Shopping Centre
Music Venue
“Walk right to this quaint brewery and enjoy local crafts and good food. Great spot to be outside and people watch!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Friendly coffee shop with local art, live music, and readings by local poets”
  • 3 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Thai Restaurant
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“Outstanding Thai Food. On the more pricey side, but worth it. (Green Curry!)”
  • 1 local recommends
American Restaurant
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Mexican Restaurant
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