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Dinosaur Bar-B-que

) #1 of 154 Restaurants in Troy $$ - $$$ American, , Barbecue
377 River St, Troy, NY 12180-3220
+1 518-308-0400
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (75 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
377 River St, Troy, NY 12180-3220
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Legendary Dinosaur BBQ has arrived in Troy, NY. The patio has a nice view of the Hudson river and the Green island bridge. Excellent BBQ and sides.

Thank Ken K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all four of us went to the bar. It took us 25 min to get drinks and menus ( Monday night 7 pm)!! Not the bartenders falt should have been at least two bartenders on. They are making drinks for the bar and...More

Thank kiper1217
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great lunch experience. Four in our group all had different meals and we all loved it. If you can't decide, try the meat sampler. It's a serving of ribs, brisket and pork with 2 sides. All three were excellent. I'd also recommend the...More

Thank Wheezzee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is amazing. The pulled pork has a nice smoky flavor, and the sauce is nice and sweet. Our server started our fast but as we were ready to leave she basically disappeared. We waited a solid 10 minutes for her to clear...More

Thank Spencer E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a first to this restaurant. My wife and I took her mom here as a belated birthday present, and were "blown away" by the food and the friendly service.

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a Plate of Ribs and 4 Sides ( Mac & Cheese, Fries, mashed Potatoes and sweet potatoe. The BBQ Ribs and the Fries were awesome. The rest of our Sides were "okay" but not perfekt. All in all we would go there again.

Thank Dennis H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good selection of meats/cuts with a nice view of the Hudson River. Large selection of beers on tap and tons more in bottles. A pronounced smoke ring on the meat showing they take the time to do it right. All of their sides are quite...More

Thank philipu2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a visit to this restaurant in a long time. The food, service and view of the Hudson River was georgeous. I highly recommend the whipped sweet potatoes and the chicken dishes, any of them.

Thank maijr1119
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

BBQ I had was not bad but was not great. I make my own smoked ribs, brisket and pulled pork..... not even close to mine. Overall a good place to go but nothing to brag about!

Thank Bbqcorvette
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Place ok in summer cause of deck, food is overrated, been to a few of them, only one I was impressed by was the one in Harlem, one in Troy, devil eggs an crackers good, but besides never been impressed by food, service always great.

Thank daviddT1570NJ
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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, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
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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phone number is: 518-308-0400
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