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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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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
700 W 125th St, New York City, NY 10027-2314
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Same great BBQ as they have at their other locations in Syracuse, Rochester, and Troy, NY. Located in Harlem, just 2 blocks from the 125th St Red Line subway stop. The neighborhood is up and coming with lots of new construction and Dinosaurs is just...More

Thank Brewt38
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I dream of being reunited with the chicken wings and the blue cheese sauce .... oh how I dream :-)... loved this place and if I'm ever back in NY I know exactly where I'm going.

Thank Ryan H
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

What a great place! Had a cider, rack of ribs n the hot wings. Everything was great! The service was excellent and everything came out quickly.

Thank roye455
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

So every time I go back to NY I have hit this place up. The food is amazing, the drinks are great and the atmosphere is pure NY. Dinosaur BBQ (Dino's as my friends and I call it) is a great spot for friends and...More

Thank Danny R
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

I went here with my family ti search a good taste of american BBQ...and oohhhh i found It....great and gentle service and the food was incredible....

Thank Gabriele T
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I was in Manhattan for biz and unexpectedly ended up being way uptown. Pulled up TA for a good recommendation and Dinosaur BBQ was top of the list. It did not disappoint. Very good food. Very good value. A must try for something different in...More

Thank TheManInBlack-JC
Reviewed 18 June 2017

After sight seeing the Morningside Heights area of Manhattan it was time for lunch. This place was recommended by a National Parks worker at Grants Tomb and one person in our party of three had heard of it. Place was really hopping at 2:30 PM...More

Thank Pennaquid
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I'd heard about this place on my last visit in New York and was looking forward to eating there. Its easy to get too using the subway to 125 street. The restaurant was busy, usually a good sign, and the atmosphere the usual American diner...More

1  Thank Billfr0mSc0tland
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Had reservations for ten people on a Saturday night. We were seated right on time. Everyone enjoyed their meals which included ribs, brisket, chicken, burgers and salmon. There was a large selection of beers as well as cocktails and soft drinks available. The restaurant was...More

Thank marcs1Nyc_Ny
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We ended up at Dinosaur BBQ after a night of Gong Show experience at the Apollo with Steve Harvey. The bartender Niomie and me hit it off good. She is greatest bartender I have ever watched. Man can she throw those drinks around. She's the...More

Thank slukaduka
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
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: 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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