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Blue Smoke

116 E 27th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10016-8942
+1 212-447-7733
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (358 reviews)
“pulled pork” (104 reviews)
“cornbread” (74 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
116 E 27th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10016-8942
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Smoke and flavor is the thing for us - and Blue Smoke was the place to eat. Great brisket, even greater ribs, and the cornbread madeleines is from another world :-). Precise advise when ordering, great beer, plenty of food and an relaxed atmosphere. This...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my 2nd time here. You used to get so much Fried chicken & now you only get a piece & half for $22?! The grape soda was great. The collard greens are pretty good & so is the mac & cheese. The banana...More

Thank sephorachick
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordinarily I’m not a big BBQ lover, so I was skeptical about going to this restaurant. I went with my coworkers and I enjoyed everything I sampled. From the Mac n cheese, to the mashed sweet potato, to the brisket, to the wings.. it was...More

Thank michelle t
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for a stylish BBQ, we stayed there short while waiting for the Jas Standard show underground where Blue Smoke provides the food. We tried the Hamburger and the salmon salad.

Thank GEL2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From ribs to pulled pork, all meats are smoked to perfection. The restaurant has a nice decor and the service is great!

1  Thank sushiguy79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have Jazz downstairs, albeit not when I was there, but still a good sign. The chicken wings in white Alabama sauce were sublime! Beers great and the rest all good. Not inexpensive. A bit of a walk from MSG, but nice to walk back...More

Thank MikeMehary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time eating here, recommended by a friend, and liked it very much. Ordered half pound of pork shoulder, half pound of 5 pepper beef brisket, and 2 buttermilk drop biscuits enough for dinner for 2 and It has salt and peppery taste which make...More

Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this restaurant! The atmosphere was great with high ceilings comfortable lighting. It was busy and our reservation wasn’t quite ready when we arrived but we went to the bar for a drink. The host was great and found us when the table was...More

Thank Sydmom0
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and great service! I recommend you the smoke chicken, amazing flavor! Every day it has live music in the evening, I didn’t listen, but it would be better experience!

Thank Tonisime C
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

I’m from the U.K. and always like to eat bbq at least once when in the US. It’s sometimes hard to find a really good restaurant but this one is a gem. I’d highly recommend the ribs and seasoned french fires loaded with meat/cheese. Service...More

Thank TheWanderBoy
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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
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
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: +1 212-447-7733
  • 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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