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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%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (202 reviews)
“pulled pork” (51 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
700 W 125th St, New York City, NY 10027-2314
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were recommended this restaurant by a friend and we're so glad we visited. We were greeted by a lovely hostess who showed us to a booth and then were introduced to our lovely waitress N'Tasha. She was very attentive and lovely! The food was...More

Thank 232,423
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a good.meal at Dinosaur - juicy ribs, delicious sweet potatoes and corn bread and a good cocktail. Our server was cordial and attentive. The restaurant has plenty of tables but not as much room between them, meaning you have to stop and give people...More

Thank nycfamily343
Reviewed 1 week ago

Full disclosure I am a Texas-born BBQ snob but this trendy NY City restaurant was fabulous! The smoke used to cook is authentic and the sauce is awesome! We had the family style portions and wound up with more than we could eat at one...More

Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for dinner on our last night in NYC, whole family loved their food especially the brisket and the service was great! Highly recommend.

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Sweet heart for 2 is the way to go! Love the ribs and wango tango wings! Our family’s first choice to celebrate birthdays for the past 15 years ! Staff is so attentive and friendly !

Thank migsfromnj
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is a super busy Rib Joint along the Hudson river at 125th. We arrived on a Saturday night without reservations, and were able to get a table in about 25 minutes. They were turning tables at a fast pace! We had the ribs, of...More

Thank Ian K
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Best roast briskets, fall off the bone pork ribs, more-ish cornbread ... all very delicious - and - large servings. Family friendly and great service. We went on a Friday evening and there was a queue out onto the footpath - obviously very popular. Recommended...More

Thank ysy21
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A must try if in Brooklyn...you will think your down south. Brisket a must try. Great atmosphere, live music at night, offers some outdoor seating and has a gluten free menu as well

Thank l b
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Never thought I'd eat good brisket in Brooklyn! I was in Memphis two weeks earlier and this is much better, not fatty or chewy. Good value for the Big City. Highly recommend.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We went on a Saturday night and things started well. Our reservation (made and reconfirmed by phone) saw us to a table after only a moment's wait in a holding area, so we avoided the queues outside. It took a long time, though, for our...More

Thank Ross M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, 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, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
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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