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Blue Smoke

116 E 27th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10016-8942
+1 212-447-6058
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (327 reviews)
“pulled pork” (100 reviews)
“cornbread” (68 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
116 E 27th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10016-8942
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a mess, we’ve been to Blue Smoke and the Jazz Standard over 10 times. We always made a point to visit while in NYC. Well, no more. We brought friends with us so we had a table of 8, our last visit was subpar...More

Thank thjjk4
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had ribs and demolished them all. Also the pulled pork was delicious. Corn bread is not to be missed. Food comes out as it is ready. Friendly service. A bit noisy. Were very solicitous of our 10 year old guest.

Thank AJAX6965
Reviewed 5 days ago

I'm not a bbq joint person, but this place had tasty food and great natural wines from Oregon. This place might be a challenge for vegetarians. The sausage tastes like a fire in a mountain cabin.

Thank GabrielMcI
Reviewed 1 week ago

Little Pricey. Get there early...before 2pm... hard to hear after 2pm. Friendly Staff. Madeline corn bread goes with almost every meal...best when warm. Good selection of meals and desserts.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were taken to this restaurant specializing in barbecue food by some New York friends, who had been looking to go for some time. It wasn’t difficult to see why they had been so keen to go. The range and quality of the food was...More

Thank Anthony J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is fantastic. The atmosphere is great for couples, friends and families. The food is delicious and each order is big! My grandkids got to decorate an unbaked piggy cookie and when they were finished with their food, the cookie was brought back for...More

Thank WenC14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, it was loud, very, very loud. There was a party nearby and we sat fairly shoulder-to-shoulder with the tables on either side of us. Once we got beyond that, the food was excellent and the Whiskey list did not disappoint. The Alabama White Sauce...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got a table at short notice and this place didn’t disappoint. The Wings to share for starter were delicious. Ribs to share for mains were Top Notch. Enough food in sharing with 2 sides for a couple. One negative for me, we were just finishing...More

Thank Christopher D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend by a friend , we were to we must visit Blue Smoke and we weren’t disappointed by any means . They were very busy but they coped admirably drinks came within a couple and our food order taken , fifteen short mins later out...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Coming from Texas, I was very skeptical of getting food BBQ in New York. I had been here a few years ago and didn’t remember it being all that great. However, it was awesome this time. Had the brisket and chicken wings with white sauce....More

Thank Bret G
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marcella r
9 December 2016|
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Response from cpga81 | Reviewed this property |
It was just a bit spicy, the other options I am unsure
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 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: 116 E 27th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10016-8942
    (Park and Lexington)
  • Public Transportation: Subway line: 6 to 28th Street and Park Avenue South
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
  • Phone Number: +1 212-447-6058
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Jazz Standard offers guests a wide variety of world class jazz complemented by Blue Smoke barbecue in an intimate room with great sightlines and sound.
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