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Dinosaur Bar-B-que

) #1 of 156 Restaurants in Troy ££ - £££ American, , Barbecue
377 River St, Troy, NY 12180-3220
+1 518-308-0400
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (79 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
££ - £££
377 River St, Troy, NY 12180-3220
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Reviewed 28 March 2015

In my world wide search for the perfect BBQ ribs, Dinosaur comes in a close second, which happens to be almost perfect. (Perfection can be found at Flanigan's on Atlantic Blvd in Pompano Beach, FL.) In a fun (albeit loud) atmosphere right on the Hudson...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Was recommended by my sister. Food was amazing. Brisket, sausage, ribs and the wings were the bomb! I will definitely be back! There were many excellent side dishes and creative sandwiches. I believe you could eat here every day for a month and have something...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 23 March 2015

The food is good. The service average. The portions small and the price above average. Its not bad but not a home run either. I would not say this a MUST STOP or that it is SUPER. You can get a good meal here and...More

1  Thank NewYorkBighawk68
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

Like the Dino in Harlem this place is fantastic. The wings are to die for. Smoked then grilled to perfection. I like em with Wango Tango sauce on the side. Always love the sweet potatoes and the fried rice. The Dino really does a great...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Good barbeque and great service. Close to the hotel I was stay at while my kids attended a lacrosse tournament.

Thank 6TXTraveler8
Reviewed 17 March 2015

love eating on the patio in the warmer weather! nice bar area, and they have live music sometimes, but it is usually VERY loud. dont go here for food before closing time because the meat is kind of dry. if you go for dinner from...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 14 March 2015

I've stopped several times for a sandwich at the to go window. Tried dinner service tonight. I find Dinosaur to be consistently very good. Ribs, chicken and sides were very good. Outstanding craft beef selection. It's rich food, I only have a taste for it...More

Thank Baseball39
Reviewed 28 February 2015 via mobile

We got there and according to the hostess it was a 15 min wait, after 35 minutes (she forgot about us) we got sitted, we waited 15 more minutes and finally the waitress came over after admitting she also forgot too, we place our order...More

1  Thank yara1977
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Dinosaur is a classic rib joint with locations in a number of cities across New York. This incarnation is located on the Hudson River in Troy, NY. Lots of menu choices, lots of food. Interesting rustic décor with a long bar, multiple eating rooms and...More

Thank Dave_Q123
Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

Just a solid restaurant. Servers are really nice and helpful. The food is great! Best BBQ in the Capital Region

Thank Carol Appel R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377 River St, Troy, NY 12180-3220
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Troy
  • Phone Number: +1 518-308-0400
phone number is: 518-308-0400
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