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Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

700 W 125th St, New York City, NY 10027-2314
+1 212-694-1777
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (228 reviews)
“pulled pork” (51 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
700 W 125th St, New York City, NY 10027-2314
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Brought a Student Group for Lunch before attending a play. The food was amazing! Definitely, recommend the deviled eggs, corn, collard greens, and catfish. The catfish sauce is AMAZING! Highly recommend!

Thank Jae W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's hard to get good barbecue up north. If you want ribs, pulled pork, corn bread, fried green tomatoes all the fixings go to Dinosaur. It's a huge place and very noisy. Parking is a pain but once you get there you get some good...More

Thank paul1009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Again a place chosen because of their ratings on TripAdvisor. This time expectations were met! When in New York with the Family it is hard to satisfy all regarding food. Dinosaur BBQ has a 'FAM STYLIN BBQ' that serves 4-6; so Ribs/Chicken/steak/salad fries etc for...More

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a little off the beaten path (under the riverside drive overpass near 125th st and 12th ave) but might be the best bbq in the city. Everything is slow cooked and delicious. Try the baby back ribs or the chicken wings. The...More

Thank Rudy R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first time at Dinosaur BBQ. I really didn't know what to expect. But when we arrived I knew from the start that I'd enjoy it. The staff and food are good. The place attracts a diverse group of diners of all backgrounds...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here with friends about 4 years ago. Came here again with our daughter so she can try too. We got to the restaurant around 4pm on a Saturday afternoon. Were seated immediately. Waitress came by to take our drink and appetizer order. The restaurant...More

Thank nafiaw
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a bite to eat and some drinks. This was the perfect spot for this. We had a rack of ribs with Jack Daniels Bar-b-Que sauce on them and a few beers. The meat falls off the bone and melts in your...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to Dinosaur BBQ but our son's family have been frequent visitors for the last 3 years, since our first visit. We really enjoy their BBQ wings, there sweetheart deal, the brisket plate, macaroni and cheese, and their cornbread. Our server,...More

Thank ca1842
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Spent one night with family, very good ribs, tasty wings and surprisingly good sides. Reasonable prices and good beer selection. Highly recommended

Thank Vincenzo T
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent BBQ. Sides are excellent. Service was fair. Bar is very good. Exotic drinks available. Brisket and ribs were very very good

Thank Peter W
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Vincenzo T
30 March 2018|
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Response from Monica L | Reviewed this property |
No, and is not easy to find one. New York loves the subway!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 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: 700 W 125th St, New York City, NY 10027-2314
    (12th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: 1 train @ 125th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
  • Phone Number: +1 212-694-1777
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