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Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

€€ - €€€American, , Barbecue
224 Market St, Newark, NJ 07102-3708
+1 862-214-6100
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“wings” (40 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (15 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
224 Market St, Newark, NJ 07102-3708
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had an outstanding dinner here with the wife last night before attending an event at nearby Pru Center. We had to wait about 45 minutes to be seated but it was well worth it. We were cutting our time a little close but the server...More

Thank ChiefRQ
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Before the game we went for a brew and light dinner.A little expensive but good food and service it was very good i think we are going to step back there at the next game or event.

Thank Chrischris111
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

I love this place, the food is awesome. Gret BBQ, the Mac and cheese and dry rub wings are awesome. I always get great service when I go there. If you're in the NJ area and love BBQ this is a great place.

Thank ttill243
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Visited this place for early dinner, ordered rack of ribs and my companion had a Memphis Bbq sandwich. The food is good. They also had a good selection of beers. The ambiance is friendly and great for meeting with friends. Reasonable prices too.

Thank preciousamberjade1
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Stopped in before a devils game. Note - if you are going tot he game get tot he place at least 2 hours before game time to get a seat as it was packed. food was good.

Thank Benzman79
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Went to Dinosaur Bar-B-Que for the first time and had a great experience. Waitress was friendly, food was served quickly and it was delicious. The wings are amazing!!! I will definitely eat there again when in the area.

Thank quadski
Reviewed 20 December 2017

We visited on a Wednesday for lunch, and every single chair in the place was occupied. They have a diversified menu, and the three of us enjoyed what we ordered. The pork BBQ sandwich was moist, flavorful, and tasty, and I appreciated that it was...More

Thank Sharon P
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Special trip this pass weekend near NYC. We stayed in Newark and wanted to go to Dinosaur Bar-B-Que so we called at 6:45 for Saturday evening. We were told that there was a concert and could not be seated until 9:30. We got back early...More

Thank Ciopg
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

I visited this restaurant while waiting for The Gospelfest in Newark to start. The service was fast and pleasing, the staff very friendly and professional and the food was so delicious.I highly recommend this place. Enjoy.

Thank Dejohnnelson420
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for Happy Hour before an event at the Prudential Center. The drinks were strong and the food was pretty good. Hostess and management service was okay. Bartender was pretty friendly.

Thank Jae W
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Anh T
31 January 2015|
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Response from Liz P | Property representative |
These folks pretty much summed it up. It can be pricey to park on event nights at the Prudential Center.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 Market St, Newark, NJ 07102-3708
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 862-214-6100
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