Maryland-Style Crab Cake  $8
One crab cake seasoned with Old Bay and grilled to a light golden color.  Lots of crab with little filler!

Crab-Stuffed Mushrooms   $8
Mushroom caps (5-6) stuffed with crab cake, sautéed in garlic butter and garnished with Parmesan cheese.

Smoked Salmon Spread   $7
A delicious in-house smoked fish spread served with saltine crackers and cucumber slices.

Soft-Shell Crabs   $4 each
Whole soft-shell crabs lightly dusted and sautéed.

Fried Clam Strips Basket  $7
Our clam strips are breaded and fried golden.

Fried Green Tomatoes  $6
Rolled in cornmeal in a truly Southern style. 

 Wasabi or Honey Mustard Deviled Eggs  6 Half Eggs  $6
Your choice of wasabi or honey mustard with a hint of Key lime puts these deviled eggs over the top!

 Char-Grilled Chicken Wings   6 Wings - $6        12 Wings - $11         20 Wings - $17
You pick your flavor – seasoned and/or sauced!  
Hickory Hollow’s Signature Barbecue Sauce (Mild or Hot), Teriyaki, Chipotle, Buffalo Barbecue (Medium Hot or Hot), Spicy Orange Ginger Glaze

Char-Grilled Pork Shanks   $4 each
An extremely tender and flavorful portion of pork that slides right off the bone, char-grilled with your choice of seasoning or sauce.  These shanks are delicious!

Fried Green Bean Basket $6
A basket of green beans lightly dusted, fried and served with our zesty ranch dressing.



We take great pride in the slow-cook process that is used to prepare all of our meats. If time is money, we spare no expense!  All dinner platters are served with your choice of 2 vegetables and 2 corn fritters.   A dinner roll, white bread or hamburger bun may be substituted upon request.


Traditional Pulled Pork Barbecue
Too tender to slice, slow-cooked, hickory-smoked pork pulled lean and dressed in our signature tomato-based barbecue sauce. 
Small $11   Large $13   Jumbo   $15

Carolina-Style Pork Barbecue
Eastern North Carolina-style barbecue - a specialty of the house!  The same tender pork with sweet vinegar and seasonings marinated into the meat. 
Small $11   Large $13   Jumbo   $15

Pork Spare Ribs

Meaty portioned ribs, trimmed St. Louis-style basted and slow-cooked for 5 hours until they are fall-off-the-bone tender.  Served with our signature tomato-based barbecue sauce.

Small (1/2 lb.) $13  Large (1 lb.) $16  Jumbo (1 1/2 lbs.)  $19

Char-Grilled Baby Back Ribs

Slow-cooked then grilled, these babies are tender and packed with flavor.  Our baby backs are one of the Hollow’s hottest must-try items!

1⁄2 Rack $13   Full Rack $18

Char-Grilled Prime Rib

Rib-eye aged 21 days and slow-cooked to rare for 10-12 hours.  Our prime rib is cut to order, char-grilled to your  preferred temperature and served in natural juices.  Enjoy it the way we would by adding one of our featured seasonings. 

Small (8-oz) $12  Large (12-oz) $18  Jumbo (16-oz) $23

*Please note that to ensure tenderness we use a higher grade of meat which results in a larger amount of fat for flavoring.  Any steaks that show more than the norm, we try to compensate with a more generous cut.

Barbecued Chicken

Hickory-smoked, fall-from-the-bone chicken basted in our signature tomato-based barbecue sauce.

Small (1/4 Chicken) $11  Large (1/2 Chicken) $14

Char-Grilled Pork Shanks

An extremely moist and flavorful portion of pork that slides right off the bone, char-grilled with your choice of sauce or seasoning.  You gotta try it to believe it!

Small (2 Shanks) $11             Large (3 Shanks) $14              Jumbo (4 Shanks) $17

Beef Au Jus

All-natural beef shoulder slow-cooked, seasoned with garlic and spices and pulled into pieces.  This dish is served open-faced on a bun soaking up our savory natural juices.

Small $12   Large $15   Jumbo $17 

Beef Barbecue All-natural beef shoulder, slow-cooked, pulled into pieces and laced with our tomato-based barbecue sauce.

Small $12   Large $15   Jumbo $17

Char-Grilled Chopped Sirloin

Premium ground sirloin char-grilled to the temperature of your choice, topped with grilled onions and served in natural au jus.  Choose a seasoning for extra flavor. 

Small (6-oz) $11   Large (12-oz)  $14  Jumbo (16-oz) $17


Smoked Chicken Salad

Our hickory-smoked chicken sets this creamy salad apart from the rest.  Chunks of chicken blended with diced celery, onions, and hard-boiled eggs in a slightly sweet mayo-based dressing served on a lettuce leaf.

Small $11   Large $13

Fried Chicken Tenders

Meaty white breast tenders deep fried in a crunchy seasoned breading. 

Small (3 Tenders) $9.50  Large (5 Tenders) $12  Jumbo (8 Tenders) $14

Smoked Ham Platter

Thin-sliced cured ham.

Small $10   Large $12   Jumbo $14

Smoked Turkey Platter
A moist hand-carved portion of smoked turkey breast.

Small $10   Large $12   Jumbo $14


Baltimore-Style Crab Cakes
 Lots of crab and little filler – our crab cakes are seasoned with Old Bay and grilled to a light golden brown.
Small (1 Cake) $13  Large (2 Cakes) $19  Jumbo (3 Cakes) $25 

 Farm-Raised Tilapia
A mild, flaky white fish fillet cooked a choice of two ways – deep fried in a saltine-seasoned blend or grilled with your choice of our featured seasonings.
Small (1 fillet) $11  Large (2 fillets) $15  Jumbo (3 fillets) $19

Southern-Style Catfish Fillet Rolled in cornmeal and deep fried to a golden crisp.
Small (1 fillet) $11  Large (2 fillets) $15  Jumbo (3 fillets) $19

Country-Fried Sweet Pink Shrimp

Butterflied shrimp, lightly dusted in our seasoned bread crumb blend and deep fried.

Small (6)  $13   Large (10)  $18   Jumbo (15)  $25

Fried Sea Scallops

Medium-sized sea scallops lightly dusted in our seasoned bread crumb blend and deep fried.

Small  (1/4 lb.) $13  Large (1/2 lb.)  $18  Jumbo (3/4 lb.)  $25


Fried Clam Strips

Clams strips lightly dusted in seasoned saltine crumbs and golden fried.

Small $11   Large $13   Jumbo $15


Soft-Shell Crabs  

     Small succulent soft-shell crabs lightly dusted in our seasoned flour blend and pan sauteed.  
     Note: Soft shell crabs are meant to be eaten as a whole crab, shell and all.  We cannot adjust prices for misunderstood orders.  

Small (3 Crabs) $15
 $4 each additional crab


Seafood Platter  $26

A taste of everything!  Your choice of fried Catfish or Tilapia (fried or grilled), fried shrimp, fried scallops and 1 crab cake.

Served with your choice of 2 veggies. 

 Eastern N.C.-Style Pork Barbecue  $11
      Vinegar-based and topped with coleslaw 
Traditional Pork Barbecue  $11
      Topped with our tomato-based sauce 
Smoked Salmon Spread Wrap  $11
       Topped with Wasabi or Ranch Dressing, Lettuce, Tomato & Cucumber 
 Beef Barbecue  $12   
 Smoked Turkey  $11   

Smoked Ham  $11



Your Choice of 3 Items
3 from Column A = $18  
2 from A + 1 from B = $20
1 from A + 2 from B = $23
3 from Column B = = $24 

Your Choice of 2 Items  
2 from Column A = $16
1 from A + 1 from B = $18
2 from B = $1

Column A  
Traditional Pork Barbecue Grilled Pork Shanks  
NC-Style Pork Barbecue
Grilled or Fried Tilapia
BBQ Chicken  
Sliced Ham
Grilled Chicken Wings
Sliced Turkey

Column B - Premium Surf & Turf  
 Pork Spare Ribs          

Fried Shrimp

Baby Back Ribs  
Fried Scallops  
Beef Barbecue                    

Soft-Shell Crabs


Baked Apple Crisp  - Apple slices baked with a cinnamon crunch topping.
$5  A la mode $6.50  

Cobbler of the Day  - Blueberries, cherries or peaches topped with a flaky pastry.  A different flavor served daily.

$5  A la mode $6.50  

Bread Pudding with a Wine-Butter Sauce  - A divine Southern bread pudding baked with cinnamon and raisins served in a wine-butter sauce.  The way your mom makes it, because ours did!
$5  A la mode $6.50

Key Lime Pie  - It’s the real thing.  So unique and creamy.  


Mango or Coconut Pie  - Imagine a Key Lime Pie but with mangoes!  


Chocolate Brownie Sundae  - Decadent brownie topped with vanilla ice cream, whipped cream and drizzled with chocolate syrup.


Vanilla Bean Ice Cream  - Rich & Creamy!

1 Scoop $3  2 Scoops $4.50