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Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

377 River St, Troy, NY 12180-3220
+1 518-308-0400
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (85 reviews)
“mac cheese” (37 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
377 River St, Troy, NY 12180-3220
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Found Dinosaur BBQ on TripAdvisor while traveling to Albany, NY. My wife & I always look for local restaurants to try while traveling. Service was Awesome...server explained everything on the menu, gave us great recommendations. Brisket...Fabulous! Smoked wings...Awesome! Barley soup...Terrific! We would highly recommend any...More

Thank Lon V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had been here when it first opened and were disappointed to say the least. Returned last night and we were pleasantly surprised. Service was good and the food was excellent. Burnt ends not shown on menu but available. Also very good. Only reason it...More

Thank Transwizard
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went with a very large group! The restaurant assigned a few waitresses to the group which made everything run smooth. Food was good. Staff was great! Only negatives were, I wish they had more variety in sauces and parking is limited. Yes we would...More

Thank R T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brought here by my son in law who has been coming here for some time. Having heard the rave reviews I was not disappointed. The ribs were done to my taste exactly...very Smokey, little salty, not too sweet, sauce was almost non existent. Outside crispy...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good Barbeque! I went in w/ lower expectations knowing it was a chain (local NY but still...) and they surpassed everything. Good stuff! Brisket was super, super tender, plenty of pink rings, St. Louis ribs were easy to pull off the bone, not as solid...More

Thank Brad M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

THis place is usually crowded & loud but the food is good & the service people are fun & aim to please. It's a little hard to have a real conversation, but I don't think I'd go here for that. THis is a place for...More

Thank Karen J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unique shack like structure by the water. Nice day to sit outside. I would have enjoyed a better draft dark beer selection. Liked walking along the river and reading the kiosk.

Thank Larry087_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went here on our first date and went back again this year and still happily satisfied with their food! Great for bar scene too after concerts in the riverfront park!

Thank jai1121
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The BBQ is good and there are a lot of options. It's a fun place for friends and families. This is one of the few chain restaurants I would ever go to, and I'd go again but not necessarily out of my way.

Thank Adventure172588
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food- even for someone not too keen on bbq food, I was blown away by the gluten free chicken woth salad. Very moist and flavorful. My kids loved the ribs. A must visit place. But don’t be surprised if you have to edit as...More

1  Thank kerrih2o
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13 April 2018|
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Response from llangehr | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking lot right outside the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377 River St, Troy, NY 12180-3220
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Troy
  • Phone Number: +1 518-308-0400
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