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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%
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“ribs” (339 reviews)
“pulled pork” (103 reviews)
“cornbread” (74 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
116 E 27th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10016-8942
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Reviewed yesterday

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 3 days 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
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Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week ago 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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my favorite place to eat when I lived in the city and I try to get back as often as I can. I can honestly say that I’ve never had anything that wasn’t delicious. Brisket, ribs, hushpuppies, pork belly, smoked chicken...everything is tremendous....More

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for Great Ribs, Excellent Service and a Great Atmosphere in New York City don't miss Blue Smoke. We really enjoyed our night here. The service was fast, friendly and efficient and the Food was really tasty. Portions were generous and options...More

Thank _ragarratt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We're been in the city two days and we've been here twice. Once just for drinks and the second time for food. Tasty food, great selection of beers and fantastic service. I know we will be back again before we leave. Thank you so much

Thank Rachel T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I watched the YouTube video "6 Must-Try Dishes at Blue Smoke BBQ" and began salivating. Hubby and I decided we had to try Blue Smoke. We went for a late lunch (2pm on a Monday) and ordered the Alabama wings, corn bread madeleines, ribs, brisket,...More

Thank Tara Heagele
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in the neighborhood so I did some takeout. I have really missed this place. It's been a few years since I ate here last. Ordered the spicy chicken sandwich with seasoned fries. Wowwww!! It was so good. It's really spicy as well, not...More

1  Thank Cat S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a good meal. Our lamb neck was tasty but arrived warm not hot. The side were good. The server was very friendly and very knowledgeable about the food and especially about the whiskey and beer. It was a very friendly place with a...More

Thank David F
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marcella r
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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
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