Best ribs in New York

Check out the top ribs in New York, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Brooklyn Bowl
1. Brooklyn Bowl
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162 local reviews
61 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn
+1 718-963-3369
Bowling alleyBarPoint of interest
Kim
Although quite far away, Brooklyn Bowl is one of my favorite places for a number of reasons. Its a rather stra…
Sandy And David
Genre-defying bowling alley in Williamsburg with high-tech lanes, live tunes & food by Blue Ribbon. Cavernous …
Tamar
Bowling + Blue Kitchen food + full bar + live music venue = a fun night out! This bowling alley + live-music v…
1. Brooklyn Bowl
1. Brooklyn Bowl
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162 local reviews
61 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn
+1 718-963-3369
Kim
Kim
Although quite far away, Brooklyn Bowl is one of my favorite places for a number of reasons. Its a rather strange place because its a bar, l…
Sandy And David
Sandy And David
Genre-defying bowling alley in Williamsburg with high-tech lanes, live tunes & food by Blue Ribbon. Cavernous and field house-like, there's …
Tamar
Tamar
Bowling + Blue Kitchen food + full bar + live music venue = a fun night out! This bowling alley + live-music venue is a blast! They also hav…
2. The Islands
2. The Islands
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17 local reviews
671 Washington Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 2:00 PM
+1 718-398-3575
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Kristina
This is a great local restaurant. It's all homemade, authentic Caribbean cuisine. Try the coconut shrimp, the …
Clara
This is a very tiny but incredibly cozy restaurant with great Caribbean food. They have limited seating and do…
Mj
A tiny Caribbean joint with homemade Jamaican cuisine and a candlelit dining room that's perfect for a date. …
2. The Islands
2. The Islands
host-0host-1host-2
17 local reviews
671 Washington Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 2:00 PM
+1 718-398-3575
Kristina
Kristina
This is a great local restaurant. It's all homemade, authentic Caribbean cuisine. Try the coconut shrimp, the oxtail stew, or the jerk chick…
Clara
Clara
This is a very tiny but incredibly cozy restaurant with great Caribbean food. They have limited seating and don't do reservations, but if yo…
Mj
Mj
A tiny Caribbean joint with homemade Jamaican cuisine and a candlelit dining room that's perfect for a date.
3. Sisters
3. Sisters
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2 local reviews
47 E 124th St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 212-410-3000
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Xela
Great caribbean food!
Khalid
Caribbean Cuisine take-out
Khalid
Caribbean Cuisine take-out
3. Sisters
3. Sisters
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2 local reviews
47 E 124th St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 212-410-3000
Xela
Xela
Great caribbean food!
Khalid
Khalid
Caribbean Cuisine take-out
Khalid
Khalid
Caribbean Cuisine take-out
4. Maison Premiere
4. Maison Premiere
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97 local reviews
298 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn
Open · Closes in 15 minutes
+1 347-335-0446
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Michelangelo
The word “atmospheric” doesn’t begin to describe Maison Premiere’s lush, straight-out-of-New Orleans backyard…
Patrick
The word “atmospheric” doesn’t begin to describe Maison Premiere’s lush, straight-out-of-New Orleans backyard…
Oliver
Absinthe bar
4. Maison Premiere
4. Maison Premiere
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97 local reviews
298 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn
Open · Closes in 15 minutes
+1 347-335-0446
Michelangelo
Michelangelo
The word “atmospheric” doesn’t begin to describe Maison Premiere’s lush, straight-out-of-New Orleans backyard. Where better to spend a sultr…
Patrick
Patrick
The word “atmospheric” doesn’t begin to describe Maison Premiere’s lush, straight-out-of-New Orleans backyard. Where better to spend a sultr…
Oliver
Oliver
Absinthe bar
5. Miss Lily's Soho
5. Miss Lily's Soho
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9 local reviews
132 W Houston St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 212-812-1482
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Kimberly
Caribbean fusion menu with reggae beats blaring from the sound system. It's a bit of a scene.
Javonne
Popular Manhattan restaurant with caribbean flair, located in downtown Manhattan.
Regi
Great Caribbean food near SoHo
5. Miss Lily's Soho
5. Miss Lily's Soho
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9 local reviews
132 W Houston St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 212-812-1482
Kimberly
Kimberly
Caribbean fusion menu with reggae beats blaring from the sound system. It's a bit of a scene.
Javonne
Javonne
Popular Manhattan restaurant with caribbean flair, located in downtown Manhattan.
Regi
Regi
Great Caribbean food near SoHo
6. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que - Harlem Classic
6. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que - Harlem Classic
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48 local reviews
700 W 125th St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 212-694-1777
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Svjetlana
You can not miss this place if you like good pork ribs and grilled meats in general. Walking distance from apt…
Victor
It's not that the pork ribs, the beef brisket, and the Texas hot links aren't good. It's just that the giant s…
Adrienne
This upstate native BBQ joint is a fun atmosphere with a great tap beer selection to pair with their tasty rib…
6. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que - Harlem Classic
6. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que - Harlem Classic
host-0host-1host-2
48 local reviews
700 W 125th St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 212-694-1777
Svjetlana
Svjetlana
You can not miss this place if you like good pork ribs and grilled meats in general. Walking distance from apt. Famous nationally, waiting l…
Victor
Victor
It's not that the pork ribs, the beef brisket, and the Texas hot links aren't good. It's just that the giant spice-rubbed and pit-smoked chi…
Adrienne
Adrienne
This upstate native BBQ joint is a fun atmosphere with a great tap beer selection to pair with their tasty ribs (they have other things, but…
7. Malecon
7. Malecon
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18 local reviews
4141 Broadway, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+1 212-927-3812
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Cheryl
Delicious inexpensive Caribbean food
Dan
Fantasic outdoor vibe in summer, terrific authenic caribean food. This place is probably the classy-est restar…
Karen
Great and inexpensive Dominican style diner.
7. Malecon
7. Malecon
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18 local reviews
4141 Broadway, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+1 212-927-3812
Cheryl
Cheryl
Delicious inexpensive Caribbean food
Dan
Dan
Fantasic outdoor vibe in summer, terrific authenic caribean food. This place is probably the classy-est restaruant in Washington Heights.
Karen
Karen
Great and inexpensive Dominican style diner.
8. El Museo del Barrio
8. El Museo del Barrio
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17 local reviews
1230 5th Ave, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 212-831-7272
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Max
The recently expanded museum anchors the upper end of the Museum Mile with an incredible collection of pre-Col…
Daniela
A wonderful museum dedicated to art from Puerto Rico, Latin America and the Caribbean but worth a visit. I als…
Kathleen
Latin American and Caribbean art
8. El Museo del Barrio
8. El Museo del Barrio
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17 local reviews
1230 5th Ave, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 212-831-7272
Max
Max
The recently expanded museum anchors the upper end of the Museum Mile with an incredible collection of pre-Columbian artifacts as well as a …
Daniela
Daniela
A wonderful museum dedicated to art from Puerto Rico, Latin America and the Caribbean but worth a visit. I also like the Cafe very much for …
Kathleen
Kathleen
Latin American and Caribbean art
9. Peaches
9. Peaches
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169 local reviews
393 Lewis Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 718-942-4162
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Alanna
Great stick to your ribs, comfort food spot.
Cathy
A Bed-Stuy mainstay, good southern food like shrimp and grits, po' boys, ribs etc..
Dian
Popular soul food/southern restaurant with great atmosphere and outdoor seating in summer. Mac and cheese, rib…
9. Peaches
9. Peaches
host-0host-1host-2
169 local reviews
393 Lewis Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 718-942-4162
Alanna
Alanna
Great stick to your ribs, comfort food spot.
Cathy
Cathy
A Bed-Stuy mainstay, good southern food like shrimp and grits, po' boys, ribs etc..
Dian
Dian
Popular soul food/southern restaurant with great atmosphere and outdoor seating in summer. Mac and cheese, ribs, etc!
10. Royal Rib House
10. Royal Rib House
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9 local reviews
303 Halsey St, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens Thursday 12:30 PM
+1 718-453-9284
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Anna
For 30 years, this brownstone takeout storefront has been making what many consider to be the best ribs in all…
Cj
Best ribs, chicken, mac & cheese, greens, cornbread, peach & apple cobbler and everything else! Take away only…
Adam
Southern cooking and takeout soul food. Best ribs in Brooklyn, pulled pork, cornbread and fried chicken.
10. Royal Rib House
10. Royal Rib House
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
303 Halsey St, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens Thursday 12:30 PM
+1 718-453-9284
Anna
Anna
For 30 years, this brownstone takeout storefront has been making what many consider to be the best ribs in all of NYC. Collard greens, sweet…
Cj
Cj
Best ribs, chicken, mac & cheese, greens, cornbread, peach & apple cobbler and everything else! Take away only..
Adam
Adam
Southern cooking and takeout soul food. Best ribs in Brooklyn, pulled pork, cornbread and fried chicken.
11. Locanda Verde
11. Locanda Verde
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13 local reviews
377 Greenwich St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+1 212-925-3797
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Ashley
Amazing italian restaurant in Tribeca (a little pricey) where you might spot a celeb or two.
Ron
Amazing food. At the Greenwich Hotel in Tribeca. Owned by Robert Deniro.
Chester & Jon
Italian rustic cuisine in a lively atmosphere. Very popular and requires reservations.
11. Locanda Verde
11. Locanda Verde
host-0host-1host-2
13 local reviews
377 Greenwich St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+1 212-925-3797
Ashley
Ashley
Amazing italian restaurant in Tribeca (a little pricey) where you might spot a celeb or two.
Ron
Ron
Amazing food. At the Greenwich Hotel in Tribeca. Owned by Robert Deniro.
Chester & Jon
Chester & Jon
Italian rustic cuisine in a lively atmosphere. Very popular and requires reservations.
12. Beauty & Essex
12. Beauty & Essex
host-0host-1host-2
27 local reviews
146 Essex St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 212-614-0146
Night clubBarRestaurant
Helen
Chef Chris Santos (Stanton Social) brings his globally inflected small plates to an another AvroKO-designed fa…
April
It is great for lounging and sharing their small plates with friends, but the bone marrow and that prime rib f…
Marco
One of the best bars in NYC. Great food, trendy atmosphere.
12. Beauty & Essex
12. Beauty & Essex
host-0host-1host-2
27 local reviews
146 Essex St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 212-614-0146
Helen
Helen
Chef Chris Santos (Stanton Social) brings his globally inflected small plates to an another AvroKO-designed fantasyland on the Lower East Si…
April
April
It is great for lounging and sharing their small plates with friends, but the bone marrow and that prime rib for two is almost too good for …
Marco
Marco
One of the best bars in NYC. Great food, trendy atmosphere.