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Brother Jimmy's - Murray Hill

Brother Jimmy's - Murray Hill Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.brotherjimmys.com
  • Phone: (212) 779-7427
  • Hours of Operation: Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 1:00am, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 2:00am, Sunday: 5:00pm - 1:00am
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Barbecue
  • Executive Chef: Bob Devine
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Beer, Delivery, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: Let Brother Jimmy's cater your next event! Including: Private Parties, Corporate events, Picnics, Special Events, Theme parties, and Holiday Parties.
  • Private Party Facilities: Our "Back Porch" is the perfect place for all your party needs. There's seating for approximately 50 guests and standing room for over 100 guests. The "Back Porch" has its very own full service bar.
  • Private Party Contact: Daryl Zweben (212) 244-3503

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 31st Street
  • Public Transit: 6 train to 33rd Street.
  • Parking: Public Lot
  • Parking Details: There is a parking lot located on 31st Street between Lexington Avenue and 3rd Avenue.
A word from Brother Jimmy's - Murray Hill
Put some South in yo' Mouth! at Brother Jimmy's BBQ located in Murray Hill.

We serve down home cooking with southern hospitality. We also serve as the home away from home for all ACC alumni.
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Diner Reviews
  • "Shocked with how poor the service was.After asking the host twice to send our server over as nobody approached us within 20mins of sitting down we finally got our server.Beers & food ordered we were relaxed at that point. Our wings arrived before our drinks and then when our drinks arrived we got draft beer when we ordered btl beer(having spelt BOTTLE to her as she looked cluelessly at us).Wings were tasty but chicken sandwich was drier than dry.When it came to the bill the mgr promised to comp a round of drinks & then take "something" off the food whatever that mean't but when receiving the bill naturally we were charged for everything.Seriously, how hard is it to take an order, drop off beer & then check in to see if everything is ok!!?"
    Dined on 4/11/2014
  • "I already loved Brother Jimmy's but this rainy Sunday night def didn't stop the people from enjoying themselves. My country fried steak was great as usual and my waitress made sure I was taken care of the whole time. I can't wait to go back with some of my friends I see who can finish their fish bowl first ha !"
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "If your looking for a nice spot to enjoy yourself with a group of friends this is where you need to be. Great BBQ food and drinks."
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "If BBQ is what you want, BBQ is what you get at Brother's Jimmy. The Tater Tots are awesome! The ribs are mouth watering."
    Dined on 1/29/2014
  • "If you're in the mood for great, home cooked BBQ there is nowhere finer. And all the staff are friendly and welcoming. It just makes you feel good."
    Dined on 1/28/2014
  • "Brother Jimmy's is a favorite and we had a great time this last friday. Really enjoyed the live band!"
    Dined on 1/10/2014
  • "The food was great at Brother Jimmy's. Excellent barbecued wings and burger. Unfortunately, the night we went was SantaCon and the place was overrun by a horde of Mr. & Ms. Clauses and Elves in various states of inebriation. High decibel level that night. Nevertheless, except for a couple of accidental smashed bottles of beer, there were no untoward incidents and I would probably check it out again, on a less raucous evening. The service was unexceptional, but OK. I cut them some slack due to the fact that they were swamped with an overwhelming amount of revelers."
    Dined on 12/14/2013
  • "Good place to see games, grab a beer and talk out loud with friends. This is not a fancy place and you are not looking for it there but the food tastes really good, and plates are big. the only thing that is bad is the service, the bar cant handle the huge amount of people that go there, so it is really hard to order. besides that all good. tks"
    Dined on 12/15/2013
  • "Lean brisket is just right, not fatty but moist and chewy. Well-done room, friendly staff. This is a solid BBQ option. We will return!"
    Dined on 10/30/2013
  • "If you're looking for a loud sports bar with slow service and don't care if you can taste the food underneath the pepper and hot sauce, you'll love it. Even the veggies have so much pepper they were inedible to me. Ordered pulled chicken with fried okra and blackeye peas. Peas were horrendous, so I asked for mashed potatoes. I was finished by the time they arrived, but was glad I didn't wait. The peppery white gravy on them meant they too were just awful. Won't be back.."
    Dined on 10/6/2013
  • "Truly a great spot to unwind with friends. Prices, Service and Food Quality are exceed expectations. Server very attentive and personable. Will definitely go back."
    Dined on 10/2/2013
  • "Poor service overall, waitress was no where to be found. Why is there a bouncer for dinner service? It is crazy that they charge for a side of salad dressing, when salad is ordered as the main course."
    Dined on 8/31/2013
  • "This wasnt the worst food i've eaten but it was far from the best. I guess it would be ok for a quick meal but there was a significant lack of flavor in everything we ordered except for the fried brussel sprouts. They were great but too salty. Service was good. Food served a little too quickly-- we got the nachos before we got the drinks. But the place was fairly empty on a Sunday night so i guess the kitchen was able to move quickly"
    Dined on 7/21/2013
  • "This is a reasonably priced BBQ restaurant that provides very good food, with a good portion size, for a reasonable price. This was my first time there. I had the brisket which was phenomenal. The fries were ok (similar to Dallas BBQ if you've been there) and the mac 'n' cheese was pretty good (not great). I would definitely go again."
    Dined on 7/15/2013
  • "This places does BBQ pretty well, enough so that I will put up with the load and loaded 20-somethings that typically pack the place. But the service was so painfully slow I don't see myself going back."
    Dined on 7/3/2013
  • "Food was delicious....very casual setting but great for a quick bite or drink in NYC"
    Dined on 4/5/2013
  • "Wasn't that busy and service was slow. Also happened to be the night that they stopped serving PBR, which was slightly disappointing."
    Dined on 8/17/2012
  • "The food was excellent. I would definitely go again."
    Dined on 7/29/2012
  • "We went there for the reasonably priced drinks and BBQ and were not disappointed! The fishbowl drink (Pond Water, I think) was tasty, as was my pulled pork sandwich with macaroni and cheese!"
    Dined on 7/14/2012
  • "Most of the food was not consumed. Very bland food. The fish and chicken dishes were dry. Friendly and good service."
    Dined on 5/23/2012
  • "Great food, great drinks, down home BBQ specialties, fun waitresses and great views of the street of Murray Hill . Awesome for people watching and celebrating with friends."
    Dined on 4/21/2012
  • "This was an excellent choice for a family, the staff were friendly and helpful, the food great, and the big screens the kids and dads happy. We went for dinner, but it looked like the bar had a great vibe also. We will definitely go back."
    Dined on 4/14/2012
  • "Colorful, fun, down to earth and fantastic comfort food. I wouldn't go there if I was on a diet."
    Dined on 3/24/2012
  • "Good spot to have comfort food. Food was yummy and filling."
    Dined on 2/25/2012
  • "great food, fun great sounding audio system good looking waitresses"
    Dined on 1/11/2012
  • "Back again to introduce some friends to Brother Jimmy's before a show at MSG. could not have picked a better spot. Great food, drinks and out waitress was stellar. Go there to have some tasty BBQ and a few pickle back shots, and you won't regret it!"
    Dined on 12/31/2011
  • "I was more satisfied with the Brother Jimmy's near Penn Station, but this location still delivered the goods. Portions are never an issue, as you will NOT leave this place hungry. Two times I have visited this location, and two times I, an admitted dessert fanatic, have had to decline dessert. All of the ribs are delicious and our glasses were never left unattended long enough to even be half empty. Great place!"
    Dined on 12/6/2011
  • "Busy! Loud but fun; even on a Tuesday night. Huge portions of really good Northern-style BBQ. Tasty appetizers. Good selection of beers on tap. Fast service- got our drinks before deciding on apps, meal came before finishing our wings. Dessert is great but you probably won't have room. BTW, slammin' Buffalo chicken sandwich if you don't want a full entree."
    Dined on 10/11/2011
  • "The barbecue itself is nothing special, but Monday nights they do have all-you-can-eat wings/rib tips and all-you-can-drink beer for $20. Perfect for Monday night football."
    Dined on 9/19/2011
  • "Had a very good time ad would definetly reserve for a group event in the future."
    Dined on 8/6/2011
  • "Goof american bbq. Our waiter was extremely friendly and the restaurant even comped a round of shots for us (we were celebrating someone's 21st). Food took awhile to come ou but thats because someone ordere fried chicken which evidently takes 20min to come out but at least it's freshly made. And after dinner we continued drinking at the bar which has cheap drinks!"
    Dined on 6/24/2011
  • "The ribs were almost perfect. Buffalo wings were fine too. A good spot to know for a quiet brunch in Murray Hill."
    Dined on 5/8/2011
  • "Great spot for Sunday Football ... Basically all sporting events. Crowded, highly recommend making a reservation in advance for a table before game day!"
    Dined on 11/30/2010
  • "Frat-like bar at night, middling BBQ. I have had the Blackened Catfish (eh) and the Country Fried Steak (good.)"
    Dined on 4/4/2011
  • "I came here on a Saturday night with 3 other friends to watch the UNC vs. Duke game. First of all I'm not quite sure why they seat Duke and UNC fans together, but ok. I ordered their Chopped Cobb House Salad because when I had it at their Union Square location and it was spectacular. However, over here it was not so good. I mean it tasted ok, but the chicken was not as huge and the lettuce was not really chopped, more like sliced. Also, strange to complain about this, but there wasn't enough salad. I know I'm being picky. :) Drinks were good. Service was ok. The waitress came by 6 times in the 2 hours we were there. Conclusion: I would come here for another game, but will probably try one of the other Brother Jimmy's before heading ov"
    Dined on 3/5/2011
  • "A lively restaurant with great service. Despite visiting on a busy Saturday night, we were served quickly and efficiently. Good choice of barbecue food, ribs were delicious and portions were generous. Cobb salad was tasty and fresh. We liked the separate dining area away from the bar crowd which meant you could have a conversation without compromising the atmosphere."
    Dined on 2/12/2011
  • "Even though on Opentable, restaurant refuses to take Opentable Dining Cheque (was confirmed by several employees creating an embarrassing dining experience)."
    Dined on 2/16/2011
  • "A barbecue joint with multiple TVs tuned to sports stations. Food's okay. Beer's cold. No surprises."
    Dined on 2/16/2011
  • "I have heard about this restaurant, and finally tried it. The bbq ribs are really good and one must try the pulled pork. I tried many bbq restaurants in the city, and this is now my favorite so far. When we went, the atmosphere was very loud since there were college games on, so not sure if it is always like this, but I will definitely go back as the food was great."
    Dined on 1/1/2011
  • "Great BBQ for a great price! And you can't beat their speacilty sauces that they leave on the table."
    Dined on 11/19/2010