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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” (319 reviews)
“pulled pork” (96 reviews)
“cornbread” (64 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
116 E 27th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10016-8942
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I go to Blue Smoke twice a year when I'm in NYC on buisness or on a trip with the missus I cannot tell you how amazing the ribs and the Mac and cheese are The taste is so unlike any other place I have...More

Thank Essex10000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good quality food. Could be a wider range. A bit expensive . We had the "from the Pit" .The weight of the pulled pork and brisket was not what not in my opinion accurate. A bit noisy. Good tasting meat bbq sauce was good. The...More

Thank landlord007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You come for the baby back ribs. They are messy and delicious. Also, gluten free. Casual place. Average service.

Thank misanthropicdreamer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this place in 2008 and have visited several times since. Lovely food, although menu is reduced now, however the quality remains, best mac and cheese side

Thank vickyjmf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For several years now, my family has eaten at Blue Smoke when we visited NYC. It was fun and always good, I took extended family there and recommended the restaurant to friends. Now I feel embarrassed having made the recommendation, as our visit was so...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had read up on Blue Smoke well before our trip to NYC and a bit skeptical after feed back from Blue Smoke location in Taipei which is not very good. Also, I normally like less than 1% of the BBQ places in the USA...More

Thank LostinChina55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a quick drinks and a bite to eat and everything was awesome! Their deviled eggs are the best I've ever had!

Thank Hali1010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was some of the worst service we had on our visit to the City. Our food took over an hour to arrive and The waiter was indifferent until he brought our check. Food was average and overpriced for what we received. Don't waste your...More

Thank Esrogersaz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Blue Smoke does some nice southern style bbq in the heart of Manhattan. Sit-down service, that was friendly and prompt. Good spot to relax with friends and try some Brisket that rivals Texas joints for taste and tenderness. Ribs were a little too sweet, but...More

Thank J M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to Blue Smoke several times both on date nights with friends and in a large group from work. The service and food has always been excellent. On my last dining experience it was just me and my friend and we went at...More

Thank jasonhadel447
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marcella r
8 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
US$21 - US$40
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
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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