Hometown Bar-B-Que

/ BBQ, Pub & bar, Restaurant
#127 of 56022 places to eat in New York City
ClosedOpens at 12:00
Barbecue, Vegetarian options
$$$$ Average price: $25-50
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454 Van Brunt St
New York City, New York, USA
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Once the promenade around the Red Hook Dock is over, visit Hometown Bar-B-Que. Try nicely cooked Bbq beef, bacon and beef ribs. In accordance with the reviewers' opinions, waiters offer good banana pudding, bread pudding and banana dessert here. Some visitors recommend delicious draft beer, whiskey sour or wine at this restaurant. You will be offered great americano, juice or lemonade.

It's easy to find Hometown Bar-B-Que due to its convenient location. The atmosphere of hospitality of this place highly depends on the staff, that is patient here. If you want to enjoy fabulous service, you should visit this spot. Divine decor is appreciated by guests. This restaurant received the Bib Gourmand award for tasty meals at fair prices.

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This place is so overrated to say the least! We waited for 90 minutes on what seemed like a never ending line. I have never in my life waited this long, not for the best places in NYC. Food was good, but I would never go back if I have to wait for this long....so unnecessary! To make things worse, by that time some of the things on the menu were sold out. It seems that the owners/management don't know how to run this place properly. The guy who takes your order, cuts and weights the meat, and also makes sandwiches so everyone else has to wait. Then, you move on to order your sides and pay with another person. There should be at least two more people helping them.
Went here with a friend to check out the best BBQ in NYC. After braving the 90 minutes line, we were finally able to indulge in this great BBQ feast. We tried the brisket and sausage and lamb and corn bread and coleslaw. The brisket and lamb were decent--not the best I've ever had, but definitely above average. I would say that the coleslaw was also on that level. The sausage was a little more memorable for me and the corn bread was the best thing we ate. Overall, not sure this place is worth the long wait, but I was glad to finally check out what all the fuss is about. Staff were very friendly and everything is reasonably priced--just be ready to wait a while.
A tie with Hill Country for best brisket in the city. Succulent, smoky, and peppery. The pit beans with burnt ends are really good too!
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Address
454 Van Brunt St, New York City, New York, USA
Features
Сredit cards accepted No booking Takeaway Wheelchair accessible Parking TV
Opening hours
SundaySun 12:00-22:00
MondayMon Closed
TuesdayTue 12:00-22:00
WednesdayWed 12:00-22:00
ThursdayThu 12:00-22:00
FridayFri 12:00-23:00
SaturdaySat 12:00-23:00

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