the Hickory Kitchen - MEALS to go

Guilford residents, Chef Liv  and Kelly Carney, owner of KC’S Restaurant and Pub, opened this to go business in the same plaza as KC’S. This new establishment offers home style, sophisticated recipes crafted with care and creativity to bring a personal twist to barbecue and the use of smoke in cooking. This is not just barbecue on a plate, it aims at awakening the taste buds with herbs and spices to compliment the best of smoked foods. Our party platters makes entertaining easy.  Simply order online, pick up in store and re-heat at home. We offer a wide variety of entrees, appetizers, sides and salads so there is something for everyone.



At the Hickory Kitchen we care about BBQ.  We offer a variety of smoked meats and sides. Order our BBQ platters for your next party. Simple yet sophisticated flavors are perfect for any gathering.   We prepare it all for you, just simply pick up and re-heat at home.  Order Online today.


We have a variety of items perfect for any luncheon, shower, cocktail party and much more. Our online Ordering makes party planning easy.  All of our party platters are fully prepped and cooked and ready to re-heat, or simply serve. Simply order online, pick up at home, re-heat in store!


Our prepared dinners make your life easier.  They are designed to take the prep work out of dinner.  Pre-order your meals for the week and simply pick up and re-heat at home.  We offer something for everyone with a variety of entrees and sides. 

Simply Order Online, pick up in store, and re-heat at home.


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A little bit about us.

We care about food. A lot. Our home-style recipes are crafted with care and creativity to bring our personal twist to barbecue.

Home-style meals. Fast. We are here to provide you with comfort food on the go. Whether it's a quick lunch break from work or on your way home to feed the family, we have you covered.

We're not just barbecue. We have a bunch of dinner options from roasted chickens to large fresh salads and a lot of sides to choose from. .

We feel so fortunate to be a part of this community and look forward to meeting you!



(203) 453-0773



725 Boston Post Rd.
Guilford, CT 06437



Monday - Friday

Saturday and Sunday
Scheduled pick up orders only