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Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

99 Court St, Rochester, NY 14604-1824
+1 585-325-9127
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
99 Court St, Rochester, NY 14604-1824
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food and service are good. It was very enjoyable. Often quite busy and crowded so be careful of the time you go.

Thank lhouse1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great food, fun atmosphere. Love to go here with friends for dinner and a few drinks. Definitely worth taking the time to check it out.

Thank Dianne625
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good place to be. Fully crowded! Delicious food. Huge range of beers , great ribs, but the meat I have better seen falling from the bones. The restaurant is very stylish, makes u feel better. I found the loud speaker announcements disturbing every time a...More

Thank marcoziegler
Reviewed 5 days ago

Dinosaur BBQ is not a place to go to if you're looking for a nice quiet romantic spot. However, if you looking for a rowdy, fun place for you and your friends to have some great BBQ and drinks, then Dinosaur BBQ is the place...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I heard a couple of people talk about how good the food was So on a recent visit to Rochester I it made a point to stop by and check it out. The food was average the portion of chicken that I got was extra...More

Thank Dee B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Have eaten here many, many times. I have had them cater lunch at work for about 20 to 25 people at least 25 times. Had them at our house catering a wedding of 200 people, and even "turned over" our pig roast to them. Last...More

Thank dansP3953GG
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went there for a work function. The barbecue was awesome. Best barbecue I have ever had. The half chicken was great very juicy. The pulled pork was excellent as well. Their barbecue sauce was one of the best I've ever had. And their sides...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very friendly, plus great food. Being from Texas I have grown up with BBQ - they have some of the best ribs I have ever eaten.

Thank TravelingUltraLite
Reviewed 5 days ago

The only negative about the dinosaur Bar-B-Que is that it's always crowded. Parking is sometimes a hassle as well but there must be a reason that it's always crowded. That reason is the food, the atmosphere, the musical entertainment and did I mention the food?...More

Thank sprkdude
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place has it all when it comes to barbecue. The sides are also note worthy and are a must. The tomato salad, cornbread and salt potatoes are a must! Atmosphere is perfect and wait staff is on the ball. Parking can get crazy during...More

Thank M P
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Antonio L. D
Do you have a bar where I can enjoy some beers before eat ?
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
Gina B
Hi...do you have valet parking? Thank you!
3 December 2016|
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Response from Liz P | Property representative |
No, we do not have valet parking at the Rochester Dinosaur. There is a parking garage nearby. Call the restaurant at 585-325-7090 for more info on parking near the Dino.
Do you need reservations to eat here?
3 October 2016|
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Response from Liz P | Property representative |
Hi Lea! We see our friends have answered your question. You may want to make reservations on a weekend or at a busy time, but it is not necessary. Our servers do a great job of getting people in, fed and taken care... 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
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Court St, Rochester, NY 14604-1824
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-325-9127