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About Brother Jimmy's BBQ
Put some South in yo' Mouth! at Brother Jimmy's BBQ located on 8th Avenue and 31st Street. We accept reservations for parties up to 12 guests. Please call us if you need a larger party booking. Reservations require a $10 food per person minimum.
We serve down home cooking with southern hospitality. We also serve as the home away from home for all ACC alumni.
New York, NY 10001
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 5:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Friday: 5:00pm - 12:00am, Saturday: 12:00pm - 1:00am, Dinner: 12:00pm - 11:00pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Put Some South in Yo' Mouth and Book Your Party at Brother Jimmy's or Let us bring the party to you! Choose from a variety of packages or we can customize one for you.
Private Party Facilities:
Put Some South in Yo' Mouth and Book Your Party at Brother Jimmy's or let us Bring the party to you! Choose from a variety of packages or we can customize one for you.
Banquet, Bar Dining, Beer, Dancing, Delivery, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access
Brother Jimmy's BBQ Ratings and Reviews
Service was fine, but prices? Way over-priced for one order of spinach-artichoke dip (very small portion) and the nacho platter which was decent size. $80+ later, we thought there was an error on the bill, but it was correct! They really slam u with outrageous drink prices and we had only 2 drinks each.
The food was excellent. The ribs were fall off the bone tasty, the beans were very flavorful, the mac and cheese perfect. The tater tots were store-bought frozen variety, but not a big deal with so much else to enjoy. Only criticism was the place was literally the noisiest restaurant I've ever been inside. You couldn't hear someone yelling six inches away from you. Turn off the music and it'll be a more enjoyable place. Other than the noise, the food was really excellent.
Solid BBQ and friendly/attentive wait staff. The only downside was that it was entirely too hot in the place. They had A/C, but it was not turned up enough. Me and my friend were sweating profusely. It was not just us, those around us were complaining too.
We booked a reservation for dinner before a show at MSG. I definitely would recommend it other than the internal temperature.
Great food. Have to walk up stairs to tables. Despite nearly every table being open, (4:00pm on a Thursday) we were led to a middle table with about 6 inches of room on either side. Had to ask for a different table. Hostess made sure we saw the look on her face. I would go back but be more descriptive with the table I want when making a reservation.
Staff were lovely, we were seated upstairs which was not as noisy as downstairs. However, sadly the food was quite disappointing , not bad, just average! Ribs were quite good, and sides were excellent, especially collard greens and green beans. Cornbread a bit sweet for my tastes but I know a lot of people like that way. I ordered the pulled pork which was way too vinegary. I grew up in the US South, but have never tasted pork that was so vinegary. And all of the sauces were thin like water, except more vinegar! Sorry guys, not good enough.
Mothers Day early dinner, fantastic service, great vibe. Usually noisy but we were seated in the back room on the ground floor and it was nice, we could hear each other talk. Great pitchers of beer on tap, food is good (some of our party said GREAT). Brother Jimmy's is a family go-to and did not disappoint.
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