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Neighborhood Eats: Old Hickory Grille
Comments () | Published March 17, 2008
Old Hickory Grille
Address: 15420 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville, MD 20866
Phone: 301-421-0204
Neighborhood: Burtonsville
Cuisines: Southern, American, Barbecue, Cajun/Creole
Opening Hours: Open Sunday through Thursday 11:30 AM to 10:30 PM, Friday and Saturday 11:30 AM to 11:30 PM.
Price Range: Moderate
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: Chatty
Reservations: Not Needed
Best Dishes Fried oysters; fried crayfish tails appetizer or po'boy; shrimp n' grits; hickory-grilled meatloaf; pecan-crusted catfish; jambalaya; Bourbon Street pasta; banana cream pie.
Price Details: Starters, $2.50 to $7.95; main courses, $7.95 to $19.95.

Southern classics and barbecue are the focus of this creamy-walled dining room. Fried oysters get their crunch from a dip in buttermilk, then corn flour. Hickory-grilled meatloaf has a smoky finish, and the bowl of cheese grits with shrimp and tasso-ham gravy is more than enough for two, as is the hefty wedge of banana cream pie. And kids eat free on Monday nights.

-March, 2008 

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