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B.B. King Blues Club & Grill

237 West 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-997-4144
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Sunday Brunch and Gospel Music

We were treated to Sunday brunch at B.B. Kings last week. They begin seating at 1230, and a line... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Spring Lake, North Carolina
via mobile
A Night Out with the Girls

We went to see the Decades of Soul Show. We bought discounted tickets through Goldstar. The... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
New York, NY
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B.B. King Blues Club & Grill is the premier live music venue in New York City located in the heart of Times Square.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 12:00 am
237 West 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-997-4144
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were treated to Sunday brunch at B.B. Kings last week. They begin seating at 1230, and a line began forming at 1130. We were seated in a nice booth away from the stage. An announcer came out and explained everything about the buffet and...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to see the Decades of Soul Show. We bought discounted tickets through Goldstar. The service was excellent. I had a nice drink, the barbecued chicken wings and French fries. They all were reasonably priced for the venue. There was a $10 minimum, per...More

Thank Real_in_NYC
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is terrible ! The best place on the 42nd if you like soul, rythm & blues or rock n roll musics. BBking Band Show is insane ! American food is fresh and nice. Musicians and staff members are great. Special thanks to Sherry !

Thank Astro M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Bought tix on ticketmaster for me and my 2 teenagers for $215 buffet and show included. The show was fun, pretty short at just over an hour as my kids don’t particularly like gospel so were hoping for a short ish show. Food was average....More

Thank Alexandra M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fun brunch! We loved the music and the food was pretty good too! Especially enjoyed the mimosas, the wings and jambalaya. We met a fun couple from Argentina who shared our table and we all had a really fun time. The musicians were...More

Thank 87marjiek
Reviewed 1 week ago

my husband and i went for our wedding anniversary while in new york we love blue's music but what a load of rubbish this was !! £18 each to get in and all it was was a free for all.there was a group of people...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table for 12 for a Decade of Soul evening hoping for a special fun night. Signed a contract. Couldn't be further from a fun night! Wasn't booked & ended up with a table at the back. Embarrassing for us!! Maitre d' told me...More

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been wanting to see Jerry Lee Lewis play and I've been waiting for years for an opportunity close enough. I've passed up one of his events here before because I read poor reviews, however I realized I needed to make this happen, and this...More

Thank Sqwoosh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

BB Kings has various events, we attended the Sunday gospel brunch. Massive amount of food and excellent entertainment, great way to spend a couple of hours on a Sunday lunchtime.

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a lovely place,warm and comfortable with a nice music and a lovely singer;Letrice Cherry really got a hold on me with her incredible bluesy voice

Thank Jordi T
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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30 August 2017|
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Response from robbinsroost | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. i guess it depends on the entertainer. The shows i have attended at 8, have usually ended by ten, so i would guess your show would be over by twelve.
Stephanie J
14 August 2017|
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Response from Scottishperson | Reviewed this property |
You should check their website, you can enter as soon as the doors open., usually about 1-45 mins beforehand. We done that a few years ago and did not realise the buffet was included, which was a bonus. If you want best... More
Jennifer F
7 August 2017|
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