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B.B. King Blues Club & Grill

237 West 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-997-4144
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Letrice cherry

Such a lovely place,warm and comfortable with a nice music and a lovely singer;Letrice Cherry... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jordi T
Great for Lunch

We came for lunch, which was nice because it was not very busy at all. Sometimes, you can score... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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B.B. King Blues Club & Grill is the premier live music venue in New York City located in the heart of Times Square.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 00:00
237 West 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-997-4144
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Reviewed yesterday

Such a lovely place,warm and comfortable with a nice music and a lovely singer;Letrice Cherry really got a hold on me with her incredible bluesy voice

Thank Jordi T
Reviewed 2 days ago

We came for lunch, which was nice because it was not very busy at all. Sometimes, you can score some great lunch specials for this reason. At dinner time, it can be pretty packed depending on who is performing; but I'm sure it really adds...More

Thank fergusontribe
Reviewed 3 days ago

B.B. Kings is a place that you go in as a guest and depart with new friendships anticipating the next show to meet again Even if you go alone you will never be lonely Everyone vibes and laugh and sings together Now if you want...More

Thank wchilliec
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to NYC to take my husband to see Eric Clapton at MSG. The next night a Clapton cover band was at BBs. We had a great time at their Orlando property and were looking forward to a similar experience. The bathrooms are deplorable. Spend...More

Thank Melissa R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in on a Friday night to have a drink and listen to music before heading to the hotel after walking Times Square. The band was awesome and the music amazing. Our bartender was great and quickly got us drinks. My reservation that keeps...More

Thank Bill N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the eat all you can Gospel Brunch. The music was first class gospel and the food was fantastic. The atmosphere was superb. If you love food and gospel music it is a must go venue.

Thank johnrichardson1953
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted to eat but was a show on and times didn't work . Food looked good . Had a few drinks at bar . Great atmosphere. Live band was good . I'd go again

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dropped in on an evening show. The place is really big and holds a lot of people. I believe seating arrangements change depending on the show. I disliked being stuck at a table of 10 people who I didn't know. I wouldn't have minded but...More

1  Thank Jeanann S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I went with a couple of friends for lunch and I was really impressed with the food and the atmosphere in this place. We all ordered the lunch special which was a great deal with a sandwich and a side. The music was great to...More

Thank ddm333
Reviewed 16 August 2017

my family and I went there on a Saturday for lunch, it should have been packed but there was only one more family there. we soon found out why. The food took almost an hour to arrive, and when it did it was the wrong...More

1  Thank Rui G
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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30 August 2017|
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Response from Barbara R | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. i guess it depends on the entertainer. The shows i have attended at 8, have usually ended by ten, so i would guess your show would be over by twelve.
Stephanie J
14 August 2017|
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Response from Scottishperson | Reviewed this property |
You should check their website, you can enter as soon as the doors open., usually about 1-45 mins beforehand. We done that a few years ago and did not realise the buffet was included, which was a bonus. If you want best... More
Jennifer F
7 August 2017|
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