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Blue Smoke

116 E 27th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10016-8942
+1 212-447-7733
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (335 reviews)
“pulled pork” (103 reviews)
“cornbread” (73 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 yesterday

Some surprisingly delicious fried chicken above a jazz club. To begin with, make a visit here a whole night experience because the jazz club (Jazz Standard) underneath the restaurant is fantastic. So have a meal at Blue Smoke and then go downstairs for some great...More

Thank LuxuryandComfort
Reviewed 2 days ago

Ate here many times over the summer. Once for lunch, once for a sit down dinner, and multiple times with friends for their after-8pm 50 cent wing special. The BBQ itself is great for NYC, but if you're a BBQ eater from Nashville (like I...More

Thank Nicchez
Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing - really friendly staff and its got a great atmosphere. Good mix of diners and people drinking at the bar. There is a jazz club downstairs. The food was amazing, we went for the 'Whole Pit' and so glad we did as we got...More

Thank Georgie L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visit for monday lunch during weekend vacation in NY. Best resturant of the ones me and my 14 y son ate at. The service was great, the resturant feeling was welcoming and vintage style with background music and furniture like south western. The food choice...More

Thank Pessimisten
Reviewed 3 days ago

Tried this place on a recent visit to NYC, and we were not disappointed! It's not cheap, the beers we were drinking were $8-10 a go, but a great choice of beer to choose from. Really good service, friendly and reasonably attentive for how busy...More

Thank Thraill
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had dinner here twice on our recent trip. It’s good value, the food is typical american but fresh & tasty. Clean, relaxed & nice atmosphere. Beer is also good but what really stands out? The staff - service is excellent, staff friendly, knowledgeable &...More

Thank GH_C23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have dined here before and looked forward to returning however I doubt we will ever dine here again. After waiting a very long time we were told they were running out of many popular items to include the brisket (the reason we returned) and...More

Thank WeTripping
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dropped in for lunch with a colleague as we had some meetings in the area. Initially a little suspicious as I anticipated massive portions and I had to at least pretend to concentrate that afternoon. Instead we were served some amazing food, with sane portion...More

Thank Carl_The_Great
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a thursday night and this was a cool scene. Had the wing appetizer followed by the “full pit”. The wings were outstanding however the assorted BBQ meats were somewhat dried out and served only lukewarm in temperature. The French fries, Mac and cheese...More

1  Thank Docwayne60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate at this flatiron BBQ joint while in NY on business. Very friendly and attentive service, and good food = and excellent experience. A buddy and I split a pound of burnt ends, some pulled pork and an appetizer special - chicken fried ribs. The...More

Thank Bob196647
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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
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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: +1 212-447-7733
  • E-mail
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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