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Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

700 W 125th St, New York City, NY 10027-2314
+1 212-694-1777
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (198 reviews)
“pulled pork” (51 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (44 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
700 W 125th St, New York City, NY 10027-2314
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sweet heart for 2 is the way to go! Love the ribs and wango tango wings! Our family’s first choice to celebrate birthdays for the past 15 years ! Staff is so attentive and friendly !

Thank migsfromnj
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a super busy Rib Joint along the Hudson river at 125th. We arrived on a Saturday night without reservations, and were able to get a table in about 25 minutes. They were turning tables at a fast pace! We had the ribs, of...More

Thank Ian K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best roast briskets, fall off the bone pork ribs, more-ish cornbread ... all very delicious - and - large servings. Family friendly and great service. We went on a Friday evening and there was a queue out onto the footpath - obviously very popular. Recommended...More

Thank ysy21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must try if in Brooklyn...you will think your down south. Brisket a must try. Great atmosphere, live music at night, offers some outdoor seating and has a gluten free menu as well

Thank l b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Never thought I'd eat good brisket in Brooklyn! I was in Memphis two weeks earlier and this is much better, not fatty or chewy. Good value for the Big City. Highly recommend.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went on a Saturday night and things started well. Our reservation (made and reconfirmed by phone) saw us to a table after only a moment's wait in a holding area, so we avoided the queues outside. It took a long time, though, for our...More

Thank Ross M
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Ordered Tres Ninos. Only ribs were ok🤐 pulled pork came with bones and something else😱 brisket was not pity as should be. Not the best stop for b-bq in manhattan😎

Thank Nikolai D
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Can you say fingerlickin' good!?!? Went there with my two sons and two friends for dinner and granted you had to wait a bit for the food but it was definitely worth the wait! We loved the ambiance - not too loud but comfortable for...More

Thank Megan J
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Wow this place is BUSY! you will need to make reservations if you do not want to wait 1 hour or longer. I made my reservations via Opentable and had no issues, actually got seated 1/2 hour earlier. The line was out the front door....More

Thank Jose S
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Planned to visit for dinner on way up to Yankees. Food was okay/average and perhaps we had buikt it up to be something more than it was. Service was okay but very quick to take plates away before all family had finished and as last...More

Thank Atarimike
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 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: 700 W 125th St, New York City, NY 10027-2314
    (12th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: 1 train @ 125th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
  • Phone Number: +1 212-694-1777
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