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Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

99 Court St, Rochester, NY 14604-1824
+1 585-325-9127
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (244 reviews)
“cajun corn” (39 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
99 Court St, Rochester, NY 14604-1824
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A great place for "yankee" BBQ. It could very well be the best you can get in New York. The hostess-a tall blond girl never seemed to smile...maybe the gene skipped a generation. A great waitress more than made up with her smile and great...More

Thank BEandRB_on_Holiday
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Come here with the boys on our bikes every year from Canada... this time I took the wife and she too loved it!! Great food good beer and cool fun staff

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just a typical bar/pub. Nothing great as far as the food goes. It's fine. Service was good as were drinks. Just your average place, but if that's what you're looking for then it's a perfect fit.

Thank markides23
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I found this place online and decided to give it a try. This place has a unique atmosphere and fires on all cylinders in the BBQ scene. I tried the pick 3 platter and it was nuts! I had the ribs, hot sausage, smoked wings,...More

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 1 week ago

While planning to visit family in Rochester, New York on a Saturday in October, and we decided to dine at Dinosaur BBQ (99 Court Street) for three reasons: #1. I had eaten at this venue this past; #2. I really enjoyed my meal and the...More

Thank Lori T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not think yankees could smoke good bbq, but Dinosaur proves me wrong every time. I had the pick three and the ribs, pulled pork, and brisket were FANTASTIC..

Thank bulldog88man
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was fantastic. The waiter was excellent and very sweet to our daughter who was turning 7. We made a reservation and didn't have a wait. Fun and friendly atmosphere.

Thank ThisisBox
Reviewed 1 week ago

waited about 45 min.service was just ok,we got the st.louis ribs, chicken,fish,mac and cheese,mashed with gravy.everything was delicious

Thank Vincent D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for the first time based upon word of mouth referral. It was a great choice to do so. We had reservations for a Friday night which were ready when we arrived. The place was very busy ( inside, upstairs, and outside ). We...More

Thank Q3601UQmikem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for the best BBQ and fun atmosphere - this is your MUST GO TO restaurant. This place is so good that we went there several times while in Rochester! It is located on the river at the old train station. Many...More

Thank carpoolqueen
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Questions & Answers
Antonio L. D
8 January 2017|
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Response from Liz P | Property representative |
Hi Antonio! As many of our friends mentioned, all our Dino Bar-B-Que restaurants have bars filled with great draft beers on tap, quality spirits, fine wines and qualified bartenders that can make any requested drink. See you... More
Gina B
3 December 2016|
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Response from Liz P | Property representative |
No, we do not have valet parking at the Rochester Dinosaur. There is a parking garage nearby. Call the restaurant at 585-325-7090 for more info on parking near the Dino.
4 October 2016|
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Response from Liz P | Property representative |
Hi Lea! We see our friends have answered your question. You may want to make reservations on a weekend or at a busy time, but it is not necessary. Our servers do a great job of getting people in, fed and taken care... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Court St, Rochester, NY 14604-1824
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-325-9127
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