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Best New York Barbecue Restaurants


From smokehouse to hoghouse and roadhouse, we've rounded up the best in barbecue. Sure, preferences abound when it comes to matters of the grill. So maybe it's a pulled pork sandwich on squishy white bread you crave or Texas brisket with a side of coleslaw and sweet tea. One day you might like your ribs slathered and glazed in tomato sauce; the next day rubbed with special spices; and the next marinated and drenched in tangy vinegar. Whatever your pleasure, try these smokin' spots for the best barbecue around in New York.


 

East Village
Flatiron District
Gramercy Park
Harlem
Hell's Kitchen
Midtown West
Theater District
Upper East Side
Upper West Side
West Village
Brooklyn

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EAST VILLAGE

Mighty Quinn's Barbecue
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Dining Room at Mighty Quinn 103 Second Ave.
New York, NY 10003
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Barbecue that will make you think you're no longer in the Big Apple. More...

FLATIRON DISTRICT

Hill Country Barbecue
13/20
Dining Room at Hill Country, New York, NY 30 W. 26th St.
New York, NY 10010
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Barbecue modeled from the Lone Star State that’s authentic enough for a longhorn. More...

GRAMERCY PARK

Blue Smoke Barbecue
13/20
Dining Room at Blue Smoke, New York, NY 116 E. 27th St.
New York, NY 10016
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A Big Apple barbecue pit with jazzy tunes. More...

HARLEM

Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Barbecue
12/20
Dining Room at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, New York, NY 700 W. 125th St.
New York, NY 10027
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Syracuse-based barbecue spot can compete with Harlem's best. More...

HELL'S KITCHEN

Braai South African
13/20
Dining Room at Braai, New York, NY 329 W. 51st St.
New York, NY 10019
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A South African barbecue restaurant in Hell's Kitchen. More...

MIDTOWN WEST

Daisy May's BBQ USA Barbecue
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Dining Room at Daisy May 623 Eleventh Ave.
New York, NY 10036
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The West Side's best (and only) take-away barbecue stand. More...

THEATER DISTRICT

Virgil's Real BBQ Barbecue
11/20
152 W. 44th St.
New York, NY 10036
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Find authentic barbecue at this Theater District roadhouse. More...

UPPER EAST SIDE

Brother Jimmy's Barbecue
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1485 Second Ave.
New York, NY 10021
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The Upper East Side branch of this successful (and rowdy) barbecue chain. More...

UPPER WEST SIDE

Brother Jimmy's West Barbecue
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428 Amsterdam Ave.
New York, NY 10024
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Gregarious atmosphere and good grub at this Upper West Side barbecue joint. More...

WEST VILLAGE

Fatty 'Cue Barbecue
13/20
50 Carmine St.
New York, NY 10014
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"Fatty" delights that combine Southern fare with Southeast Asian flavors. More...

BROOKLYN

BrisketTown Barbecue
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Dining Room at BrisketTown, Brooklyn, NY 359 Bedford St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
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Go to town on tender smoked meat sold by the pound. More...

Char No. 4 American
13/20
196 Smith St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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Pork paradise and scads of scotch in Brooklyn. More...

Fette Sau Barbecue
13/20
354 Metropolitan Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211

"Fat Pig" serves up unctuous pig meat and more. More...

Hill Country Brooklyn Barbecue
13/20
345 Adams St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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Texas' Hill Country invades Brooklyn with tender, unctuous meat and bourbon cocktails. More...

Hometown Bar-B-Que Barbecue
13/20
Dining Room at Hometown Bar-B-Que, Brooklyn, NY 454 Van Brunt St.
Brooklyn, NY 11231

Brooklyn barbecue by way of Austin, Texas. More...

 

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