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Hickory River Smokehouse in Decatur, Illinois, is famous for their Rib Fests! And there’s nothing better than a slab of Hickory River's delicious Smoked Baby Back Ribs! Abraham Lincoln’s first home in Illinois, Decatur has many historical sites and is home to some of the world's top agribusiness companies. The city has also been mentioned in several popular movies and TV shows! So come see us at Hickory River Smokehouse on your next visit to Decatur, where you'll find yourself saying the city's motto, "Decatur, We Like It Here!"

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"Love this place! Great food! Me, and my wife, both had a good meal every time we stopped here. The flavor of the pulled pork doesn’t even need BBQ sauce!"

(Joe Adams)

"Heaven on earth had the special Turkey sandwich, cottage cheese and ranch beans. My stomach is so very happy. Merry Christmas!!!!!"

(Will Good)

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Decatur's Awards

Decatur, IL Reader’s Choice
“Best BBQ”

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Reader’s Choice

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Hickory River Catering is focused on providing high-quality service and customer satisfaction. You can be rest assured we'll do everything we can to exceed your expectations, because catering is not just our business, it's our life!

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