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Blue Smoke

116 E 27th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10016-8942
+1 212-447-6058
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (317 reviews)
“pulled pork” (96 reviews)
“cornbread” (64 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
116 E 27th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10016-8942
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So, in my humble opinion, the Americans do two foods better than anyone in the world: cookies and ribs. Blue Smoke don't do cookies, but they certainly know how to do ribs. America's best is alive and well. Delicious.

Thank Tannaydave1
Reviewed 5 days ago

Cool pub. Nothing special inside, but it smells sooo good as soon as you enter. We had the pork shoulder, fried chicken and ribs with Mac and Cheese and salad as sides. It all was excellent.

Thank Maggie034
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to chill out and have a casual night it's friends over ribs and beer. Also great music and generally a great vibe

Thank CazNorthWestEngland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a second trip and this time we took friends, what can I say apart from the food was awesome, the whole meal was fantastic and the best ribs ever. Highly recommended. 👍👍🍺

Thank Jezzmond
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best decision we made was to sit at the bar to wait for our table! Bartenders had a great personality and the people next to us gave us the best food recommendations! 50 cent wings and $1 ribs at the bar! I will seriously dream...More

1  Thank Malissa P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I only had 2 days in NYC and I quite liked having BBQ one evening. Having checked out places to eat and my location, I decided on Blue Smoke, given the Jazz Standards location. As I was on my own, I was offered both a...More

1  Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed Blue Smoke Burgers. Big plate with fries. Hamburgers were very good and fries even better. It's a good alternative for a meal

Thank metorresf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time in Blue Smoke and I have to say is the place for a great lunch in NY. The menu selections are extensive, the taste is wonderful, I had the Chopped Barbecue Sandwich and my friend had the Baby back ribs, both out of...More

Thank Carlos R
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This was a fantastic restaurant. We went with a group of friends and we all rave about it. Fantastic food and heaps of it. Excellent service. Heartily recommended.

Thank HappyTraveller234
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I recently visited this restaurant while on a trip to New York. The atmosphere of the restaurant is nice and the menu has many delicious options. I split the burger and a salad with a friend and both were very good. I also ordered a...More

Thank Tracy W
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
marcella r
Is 7 pepper brisket hot and spicy? Is there another kind of brisket or pot roast?
8 December 2016|
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Response from cpga81 | Reviewed this property |
It was just a bit spicy, the other options I am unsure
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$40
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 E 27th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10016-8942
    (Park and Lexington)
  • Public Transportation: Subway line: 6 to 28th Street and Park Avenue South
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
  • Phone Number: +1 212-447-6058
  • E-mail
Jazz Standard offers guests a wide variety of world class jazz complemented by Blue Smoke barbecue in an intimate room with great sightlines and sound.
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