You'll Love Our Food...or It's Free!

The Best Restaurant in Hickory is Shell's Bar-B-Q. We are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, serving a wide variety of your favorite meals with a smile in a smoke-free environment.

We offer salads, sandwiches, burgers, fried fish, our famous Bar-B-Q and more, along with a large selection of appetizers and desserts, and a full breakfast menu.

Whatever you order at Shell's Bar-B-Q, your dining satisfaction is guaranteed-and everything is served with a smile!

We also make it as easy as possible for you to get our award-winning food. We offer: call-in orders, fax-in orders and drive-thru window...and of course we always accept reservations.


You Deserve to Be Rewarded

For every dollar you spend you'll earn points towards a Loyalty Certificate. When you earn your certificate it will be redeemable on your next visit.

You work hard for your money, why not get rewarded when you are treating yourself to an evening out!

Sign up now, or, if you are already a member, check your points.

Our Guarantee

We're so incredibly confident in our products we unconditionaly guarantee your satisfaction. In the unlikely event you're unhappy, we'll make it right or we'll make it on the house.