Best BBQ in New York

Check out the top BBQ in New York, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Fette Sau
1. Fette Sau
host-0host-1host-2
338 local reviews
354 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 718-963-3404
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Stan
You'll notice I mention a lot of BBQ, as it is probably the one food item I could eat daily and never grow…
Danika
Once a trendsetter, now a member of the Williamsburg establishment, Fette Sau serves up a rotating menu of…
Joe
It's a German BBQ place. You can buy the meat by the pound there, they put it on the grill right in front of…
1. Fette Sau
1. Fette Sau
host-0host-1host-2
338 local reviews
354 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 718-963-3404
Stan
Stan
You'll notice I mention a lot of BBQ, as it is probably the one food item I could eat daily and never grow tired of it. The best thing on…
Danika
Danika
Once a trendsetter, now a member of the Williamsburg establishment, Fette Sau serves up a rotating menu of pork and beef ribs that leads…
Joe
Joe
It's a German BBQ place. You can buy the meat by the pound there, they put it on the grill right in front of you and they have some great…
2. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que - Harlem Classic
2. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que - Harlem Classic
host-0host-1host-2
194 local reviews
700 W 125th St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 212-694-1777
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Guillermo
This is the best BBQ restaurant in the city. The prices are good and the food is excellent! If you like to…
Martin & Christine
Believe me when I say the best BBQ you'll ever have and the prices are fair. Huge plates with 6 hour smoked…
Marie
This place originated as a hole in the wall / biker bar in my home town and has expanded into a national…
2. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que - Harlem Classic
2. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que - Harlem Classic
host-0host-1host-2
194 local reviews
700 W 125th St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 212-694-1777
Guillermo
Guillermo
This is the best BBQ restaurant in the city. The prices are good and the food is excellent! If you like to eat ribs, brisket, pulled-pork,…
Martin & Christine
Martin & Christine
Believe me when I say the best BBQ you'll ever have and the prices are fair. Huge plates with 6 hour smoked food. You'll be drooling when…
Marie
Marie
This place originated as a hole in the wall / biker bar in my home town and has expanded into a national franchise. Its Great BBQ, Craft…
3. Beast of Bourbon
3. Beast of Bourbon
host-0host-1host-2
91 local reviews
710 Myrtle Ave, Brooklyn
+1 347-789-9901
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Sammie Jo & Carl
Beast of Bourbon is a BBQ restaurant and bar in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. Renowned chef and pitmaster Nester…
Vered & Olivier
Kings of Karaoke on Tuesday nights is hilarious fun! Smaller rock bar in the front with pool table, very large…
Simone
Cool bar, they usually have live music. Pretty good BBQ, I recommend the brisket and pulled pork.. Really nice…
3. Beast of Bourbon
3. Beast of Bourbon
host-0host-1host-2
91 local reviews
710 Myrtle Ave, Brooklyn
+1 347-789-9901
Sammie Jo & Carl
Sammie Jo & Carl
Beast of Bourbon is a BBQ restaurant and bar in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. Renowned chef and pitmaster Nester Laracuente leads the kitchen, smoking…
Vered & Olivier
Vered & Olivier
Kings of Karaoke on Tuesday nights is hilarious fun! Smaller rock bar in the front with pool table, very large dining room and performance…
Simone
Simone
Cool bar, they usually have live music. Pretty good BBQ, I recommend the brisket and pulled pork.. Really nice space though, definitely has…
4. Mighty Quinn's Barbeque
4. Mighty Quinn's Barbeque
host-0host-1host-2
81 local reviews
103 2nd Ave, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 212-677-3733
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Rachael
The closest thing to southern bbq I have been able to find in New York. Friendly staff. The line can go down…
Hannah
Stupid-good BBQ, served lunch-line style. Brisket is amazing, as well as the ribs. The sweet potato-maple-peca…
Harry
IN THE EAST VILLAGE: If you like REAL Texalina BBQ without all that sweet sauce, Mighty Quinn is the place to…
4. Mighty Quinn's Barbeque
4. Mighty Quinn's Barbeque
host-0host-1host-2
81 local reviews
103 2nd Ave, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 212-677-3733
Rachael
Rachael
The closest thing to southern bbq I have been able to find in New York. Friendly staff. The line can go down the block during peak hours so…
Hannah
Hannah
Stupid-good BBQ, served lunch-line style. Brisket is amazing, as well as the ribs. The sweet potato-maple-pecan casserole is criminally…
Harry
Harry
IN THE EAST VILLAGE: If you like REAL Texalina BBQ without all that sweet sauce, Mighty Quinn is the place to go. And, a brontosaurus rib…
5. Hometown Bar-B-Que
5. Hometown Bar-B-Que
host-0host-1host-2
53 local reviews
454 Van Brunt St, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 347-294-4644
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Lee
Go for the BBQ brisket. It is waiting for you, calling your name. If you like BBQ, or just want to try it,…
Eric
The best BBQ spot in the city. The staples like brisket, ribs and pulled pork are insanely good, and the lamb…
Ellis
Best BBQ in NYC! Definitely worth the trip. Rustic counter-service features slow smoked meats, craft beer &…
5. Hometown Bar-B-Que
5. Hometown Bar-B-Que
host-0host-1host-2
53 local reviews
454 Van Brunt St, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 347-294-4644
Lee
Lee
Go for the BBQ brisket. It is waiting for you, calling your name. If you like BBQ, or just want to try it, this is the authentic place. …
Eric
Eric
The best BBQ spot in the city. The staples like brisket, ribs and pulled pork are insanely good, and the lamb pastrami will blow your mind…
Ellis
Ellis
Best BBQ in NYC! Definitely worth the trip. Rustic counter-service features slow smoked meats, craft beer & live music on weekends. It's…
6. The Smoke Joint
6. The Smoke Joint
host-0host-1host-2
71 local reviews
87 S Elliott Pl, Brooklyn
+1 718-797-1011
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Brian
This joint is actually in Fort Green. This place is amazing. This is one of those "hole-in-the-wall places…
Mark
Brooklyn BBQ is heating up with recent openings of Dinosaur (Park Slope) and Morgan's (Prospect Heights), but…
Jennifer
Really good BBQ, but be careful, it's frequently busy at night for eat-in. Good thing it's close enough for…
6. The Smoke Joint
6. The Smoke Joint
host-0host-1host-2
71 local reviews
87 S Elliott Pl, Brooklyn
+1 718-797-1011
Brian
Brian
This joint is actually in Fort Green. This place is amazing. This is one of those "hole-in-the-wall places that produces incredible food…
Mark
Mark
Brooklyn BBQ is heating up with recent openings of Dinosaur (Park Slope) and Morgan's (Prospect Heights), but The Smoke Joint is the…
Jennifer
Jennifer
Really good BBQ, but be careful, it's frequently busy at night for eat-in. Good thing it's close enough for take-out.
7. Morgan's Barbecue
7. Morgan's Barbecue
host-0host-1host-2
43 local reviews
267 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 718-622-2224
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Amanda
As a Texan, I can tell you that this place has good BBQ. Mac&Cheese. Brisket. Green Bean Casserole!? What…
Christine
Probably one of the best BBQ restaurants in Brooklyn, they have genuine Texas style BBQ. If it hasn't sold…
Louis
Excellent BBQ. Can't emphasize enough. Also perfect spot for mac and cheese- they have different kinds. Come…
7. Morgan's Barbecue
7. Morgan's Barbecue
host-0host-1host-2
43 local reviews
267 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 718-622-2224
Amanda
Amanda
As a Texan, I can tell you that this place has good BBQ. Mac&Cheese. Brisket. Green Bean Casserole!? What could be better than summer…
Christine
Christine
Probably one of the best BBQ restaurants in Brooklyn, they have genuine Texas style BBQ. If it hasn't sold out, get the "Ginormus Beef Rib"…
Louis
Louis
Excellent BBQ. Can't emphasize enough. Also perfect spot for mac and cheese- they have different kinds. Come early for the beef rib or…
8. Arrogant Swine
8. Arrogant Swine
host-0host-1host-2
37 local reviews
173 Morgan Ave, Brooklyn
Open · Closes 4:00 AM
+1 347-328-5595
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Bobby
This is a Carolina style BBQ joint. Great food, as well as beer and whiskey selection. They have outdoor…
Francis
This place specializes in BBQ and has the best baked beans I've ever had. The also have a giant outdoor area.
Jon
Whole hog BBQ, a giant Jenga set and interesting murals from local artists. Get the mac and cheese waffle.
8. Arrogant Swine
8. Arrogant Swine
host-0host-1host-2
37 local reviews
173 Morgan Ave, Brooklyn
Open · Closes 4:00 AM
+1 347-328-5595
Bobby
Bobby
This is a Carolina style BBQ joint. Great food, as well as beer and whiskey selection. They have outdoor seating too. Order the maple glazed…
Francis
Francis
This place specializes in BBQ and has the best baked beans I've ever had. The also have a giant outdoor area.
Jon
Jon
Whole hog BBQ, a giant Jenga set and interesting murals from local artists. Get the mac and cheese waffle.
9. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
9. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
host-0host-1host-2
68 local reviews
604 Union St, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 347-429-7030
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Heather
You don't have to travel to Harlem anymore to get amazing ribs. Dinosaur BBQ opened an outpost in Park Slope…
Laura
If you love BBQ, then you have to check out this spot! With two locations in the NYC metro area, you're a…
Michael
Most people don't come to NYC for BBQ, but Dinosaur serves up delicious food & drinks, and it's great for…
9. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
9. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
host-0host-1host-2
68 local reviews
604 Union St, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 347-429-7030
Heather
Heather
You don't have to travel to Harlem anymore to get amazing ribs. Dinosaur BBQ opened an outpost in Park Slope about a year ago it's just as…
Laura
Laura
If you love BBQ, then you have to check out this spot! With two locations in the NYC metro area, you're a short ride from this famous…
Michael
Michael
Most people don't come to NYC for BBQ, but Dinosaur serves up delicious food & drinks, and it's great for groups and families!
10. The Strand Smokehouse
10. The Strand Smokehouse
host-0host-1host-2
55 local reviews
25-27 Broadway, Queens
+1 718-440-3231
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Britni
Location: Astoria, Queens The Strand Smokehouse has mastered the art of smoked BBQ. Come for brunch and enjoy…
Vincent And Jessica
The spacious venue is a great place to enjoy delicious BBQ and drink craft beer. Known for weekend brunch and…
Jonathan
Great Southern (USA) Style BBQ and comfort food. Also good drinks and music! Tuesday night is trivia night and…
10. The Strand Smokehouse
10. The Strand Smokehouse
host-0host-1host-2
55 local reviews
25-27 Broadway, Queens
+1 718-440-3231
Britni
Britni
Location: Astoria, Queens The Strand Smokehouse has mastered the art of smoked BBQ. Come for brunch and enjoy some eggs and pancakes with…
Vincent And Jessica
Vincent And Jessica
The spacious venue is a great place to enjoy delicious BBQ and drink craft beer. Known for weekend brunch and live music. It's only a 5…
Jonathan
Jonathan
Great Southern (USA) Style BBQ and comfort food. Also good drinks and music! Tuesday night is trivia night and a lot of fun! A very unique…
11. Mable's Smokehouse & Banquet Hall
11. Mable's Smokehouse & Banquet Hall
host-0host-1host-2
35 local reviews
44 Berry St, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 718-218-6655
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Kristine
If you want BBQ or Frito Pie, this place is good. It doesn't feel very new york though- really transports you…
Jay
BBQ in a vintage country setting or Radegast Beer Hall for cheap sausages and fries (amazing).
Rob & Pilar
Great Oklahoma-style BBQ place and bar! The owners Meaghan and Jeff are super nice too!
11. Mable's Smokehouse & Banquet Hall
11. Mable's Smokehouse & Banquet Hall
host-0host-1host-2
35 local reviews
44 Berry St, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 718-218-6655
Kristine
Kristine
If you want BBQ or Frito Pie, this place is good. It doesn't feel very new york though- really transports you to the kitschy south!
Jay
Jay
BBQ in a vintage country setting or Radegast Beer Hall for cheap sausages and fries (amazing).
Rob & Pilar
Rob & Pilar
Great Oklahoma-style BBQ place and bar! The owners Meaghan and Jeff are super nice too!
12. Pig Beach
12. Pig Beach
host-0host-1host-2
25 local reviews
480 Union St, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 718-737-7181
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Daphne & Jonathan
"Pig Beach is an exciting new foray into the Smoked Meat Universe, unlike anything in NewYork City to date. We…
Lee
This is a BBQ place that is very popular. It is also a huge hipster bar overlooking the much-loved and…
Ellis
Laid-back outdoor bar & eatery offering trays of pit-smoked BBQ, draft beer, and cocktails. Weekends only…
12. Pig Beach
12. Pig Beach
host-0host-1host-2
25 local reviews
480 Union St, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 718-737-7181
Daphne & Jonathan
Daphne & Jonathan
"Pig Beach is an exciting new foray into the Smoked Meat Universe, unlike anything in NewYork City to date. We will be experimenting with…
Lee
Lee
This is a BBQ place that is very popular. It is also a huge hipster bar overlooking the much-loved and much-polluted Gowanus Canal. Go…
Ellis
Ellis
Laid-back outdoor bar & eatery offering trays of pit-smoked BBQ, draft beer, and cocktails. Weekends only during spring/summer/fall.