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Blue Smoke

255 Vesey St, New York City, NY 10282
+1 212-889-2005
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
255 Vesey St, New York City, NY 10282
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the convenience to reserve through Opentable via TripAdvisor Took outside seating Inside was very load and unbearable We were promptly greeted and seated Took the chips as appetizer and the Blue Smoke ale Both were tasty 7 pepper beef brisket was tasty Yet the...More

Thank GoeieWitte
Reviewed 1 week ago

we went for lunch and everything was great. we were hung over and blue smoke was all that we needed! everything including the service was great.

Thank nicole b
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly they make the best long Island Iced Tea I have had in a very long time, so thats a big positive for me! On the negative side the menu pricing structure is odd and all the sides appeared to have been $10 each, which...More

Thank notrevo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nicely done BBQ and comfort food. Burgers, Mac and cheese, BBQ, collard greens, biscuits etc. The strawberry lemonade with basil is very refreshing and a perfect compliment to the brisket. The must have are the chicken wings. Do not go home without ordering the chicken...More

Thank Tmag10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was 1st class and the food was yummy. Highly recommend the BBQ sandwich. Meat soooo tender and tasty. Thank you 😊

Thank Tanya C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped there yesterday after city hall ceremonies and wedding formalities. The reception was fantastic and the head waitress took care to arrange a large table for us. The staff was very attentive with their consistent follow up with our requests and drinks. The food was...More

Thank Ali S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for sth to eat, no fast food etc. And we had enough time until our entry to the WTC. So we found the Blue smoke, where you can sit inside and outside (we chose outside, because of the weather and the NY...More

1  Thank alexwag
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We were looking for a place within short walking distance of the 9-11 memorial and museum, for some lunch--stopped in to Blue Smoke and it didn't disappoint! Service was good, my daughter loved to decorate her own cookie while waiting...nice touch! Husband and I split...More

Thank jdrosty
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We walked by after visiting the Freedom Tower, stopping for dinner. The kid menu rocks, along with the distractions. Wiki sticks and cookies to decorate that they then bake for you. Vegetarian and carnivore options for kids, awesome. Kids want to come back tomorrow.

Thank Larson515
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Came here with my son. We had the the ribs. They were really good. I would have eaten more but I was already full after a full rack.

Thank 131jaria
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of “Triangle Below Canal Street” that became a popular
nickname in the 1970s. An attractive neighbourhood
filled with handsome lofts on the edge of the
Financial District, this lovely slice of Manhattan
offers plenty of fine dining experiences and art
galleries. Plus, it’s home to the city’s most exciting
film event, the Tribeca Film Festival, that takes
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Response from ArizonaDuke | Reviewed this property |
Don't know, but if they have a website that should be featured.
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26 March 2015|
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Response from Ray55 | Reviewed this property |
People wore jeans to suits and everything in between. I went for lunch and wore jeans and sneakers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 Vesey St, New York City, NY 10282
    (North End Avenue & West Street)
  • Public Transportation: We are located at 255 Vesey Street between North End Avenue and West Street (West Side Highway). You can take the E train to the World Trade Center stop and proceed west towards the West Side Highway. You can also take the 2 or 3 trains to the Park Place stop and walk west along Park Place to Murray Street. Continue across West Side Highway.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > TriBeCa
  • Neighbourhood: TriBeCa
  • Phone Number: +1 212-889-2005
  • E-mail
Danny Meyer's Blue Smoke serves mouthwatering authentic pit barbecue using prime meats, fowl and fish, accompanied by farm-fresh seasonal vegetable side dishes and soulful home-style cakes and pies.
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