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The Limp Lizard Bar & Grill

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4628 Onondaga Blvd, Syracuse, NY
315-472-7831
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Terrific food and service

Ordered the pulled pork and brisket platter with Mac and cheese and sweet potato fries. The meats were tender, juicy and very flavorful. The pork had just the right amount of smokey flavor. The brisket was very very tender and delicious. Sides were very tasty. The cornbread is amazing! Service was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
menderle
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South Windsor, Connecticut
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Marcellus, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I grew up in Syracuse but live most of my adult life other places around the country. Often here for short visits and visited LL for the first time. I want to make it clear here that my order was to go. I ordered 2 sandwiches - 1 pulled pork and 1 beef brisket. We asked for red skin pot... More 

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South Windsor, Connecticut
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Ordered the pulled pork and brisket platter with Mac and cheese and sweet potato fries. The meats were tender, juicy and very flavorful. The pork had just the right amount of smokey flavor. The brisket was very very tender and delicious. Sides were very tasty. The cornbread is amazing! Service was very good. We were seated right away and the... More 

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Liverpool, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

My Husband and I went there for Ribs. They were excellent. We both had a half rack, which comes with 2 sides. I had bean and sweet potato fries, very good. This was are first visit to Limp Lizard and wont be our last. If you are looking for Ribs, I would highly recommend this place and the prices are... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Very good food here. Wait staff was a bit slow, but overall a good place to eat. Brisket Reuben was my favourite.

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Ottawa, Canada
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Everybody was telling me how good this place was, but the whole decor was run down. Maybe that's what the draw is, but it looks like an old McDonalds that was turned into a bbq place. Brisket was a bit on the dry side, but good selection of beers.

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Syracuse, New York
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149 reviews 149 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Went with a group of 8 on a Friday night. We were seated within an hour. Due to the time of year, no outdoor seating, so the bar area was very crowded. Our waitress was very prompt and nice, drinks came quickly. The food was okay, but a bit bland and dry. There is the "other" BBQ in town, which... More 

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New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

My husband and I were going to choose Dinosaur BBQ to cater our wedding, but went there to sample the food and were very unimpressed. It was super crowded and loud, everyone is packed in like sardines, and the food wasn't even particularly good. So, we decided to give Limp Lizard a try instead and were immediately sold! At our... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Did't know what to expect. Have always gone to the "other Barbecue" in Syracuse. Made a point to go on a beautiful sunny day. It was absolutely delightful. Walked right in and seated ourselves in the enclosed patio seating (picnic table). The drink menu was pretty good for beer, but didn't offer sangria. The appetizers looked really good, too. However,... More 

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Syracuse, NY
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51 reviews 51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

This is the original location of the 3. Liverpool is as good as Syracuse for food, service, atmosphere, and good times. We always go back and are never disappointed.

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

One of our most preferred places to eat out. Although it can get crowded at times, and loud. Its a place where friends like to meet. They have a bar, people are standing around drinking and listening to music most evenings. People have always been well behaved and pleasant each time we've been there. There are countless numbers of places... More 

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Address: 4628 Onondaga Blvd, Syracuse, NY
Phone Number: 315-472-7831
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4628 Onondaga Blvd, Syracuse, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: 315-472-7831

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

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