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Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Barbecue
99 Court St, Rochester, NY 14604-1824
+1 585-325-7090
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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99 Court St, Rochester, NY 14604-1824
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We made reservations about a month in advance to help us secure a table for a large party and they were very willing to do so. Upon arrival , we were 5 minutes early and were taken immediately and seated. Our waitress was friendly and...More

Thank MissBuffalo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Dinosaur BBQ is a must try if you’re in Rochester. The atmosphere is diverse, eclectic and fun. Blues and really, really good bbq. Who can beat that?

Thank ca2nygirl
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a classic restaurant. This location isn't as "dive bar" as others (ie. Syracuse). But the food and service as just as good. Great ribs - great, great ribs. Order some ribs.

Thank Travels-From-SF
Reviewed 1 week ago

My co-workers took me here during a trip to Rochester. They have great drinks and it was a fun place to have dinner and hang out with the team.

Thank 408priscilla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Dinosaur Grill offers the best Bar-B-Que in Rochester and the ambiance is a cross between casual and biker bar. The takeout is also great.

Thank RandalAlexander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was delicious, the atmosphere was authentic, and the service was great! We got a sampler type of appetizer and entree and shared. It was more than enough food for two of us. My favorite was the fried green tomatoes and the tomato-cucumber salad....More

Thank Veronica E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in town from California visiting family. From the moment we walked in, we felt like we had stepped back in time to the good old west. Wood floors, tables, bar the whole scene. The smell of meat being cooked, people laughing, its was...More

Thank tfachevyhd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The BIG difference here is that they smoke on the premises. Trust me, you can taste the difference in the quality. Always busy; but the wait staff are super quick to take your order and the meals come out quickly.

Thank JEFFYG10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We use them to cater our work lunch functions. The food is always good and on time. the service and order is great!

Thank Jacqueline J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good variety of entrees and sauces. Was pleasantly surprised to find good Q this far north. Even had catfish on the menu. Easy walk from the Rochester Hotel.

Thank jessln2015
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Questions & Answers
27 August 2018|
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Response from Dave E | Reviewed this property |
Views vary from excellent view of river to no view of river depending upon location in restaurant. Talk to management and see if they have a seat with river view if it is important to you. Also indicate if you are willing... More
bebe l
20 August 2018|
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Response from deathblosom | Reviewed this property |
Yes full bar and live bands!
Antonio L. D
8 January 2017|
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Response from Liz P | Property representative |
Hi Antonio! As many of our friends mentioned, all our Dino Bar-B-Que restaurants have bars filled with great draft beers on tap, quality spirits, fine wines and qualified bartenders that can make any requested drink. See you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Court St, Rochester, NY 14604-1824
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-325-7090
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