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Daisy May's BBQ USA

#3,117 of 11,363 Restaurants in New York City
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623 11th Ave., New York City, NY 10036
(212) 977-1500
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Takeout

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  • 23
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Unpretentious, but good

We stopped there for lunch on the way to Intrepid, and were rewarded with decent Barbecue for the price. You need to get food first at he counter and then find yourself a table in the dining room. The food was non-fussy, and tasted quite good. I really liked the Barbecue chicken, and my husband... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
Aleksandra L
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Ossining, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

I love BBQ and this place is the real deal. I was very excited to see dry rub Memphis style ribs on the the menu and they lived up to expectations. Perfectly cooked and full of flavor. The chili, sides were also excellent. I highly recommend this place for some simple down at home bbq cooking. It's also reasonably priced... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We LOVE the food here! Last time we were in NYC we did a lot of ordering in because our baby girl was only 6 months so we would put her to bed and order food, we loved it then, and we love it now... Every single thing we ordered was phenomenal...

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

I didn't know what to think when we went there (it was my sister-in-law's pick), but was surprised. I had brisket & ribs with beans & macaroni on the side. Brisket and beans were good, but the macaroni was not. Have since heard there's some tasty bbq in Brooklyn, but if you're in the Meat Packing district, you could do... More 

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Ossining, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We stopped there for lunch on the way to Intrepid, and were rewarded with decent Barbecue for the price. You need to get food first at he counter and then find yourself a table in the dining room. The food was non-fussy, and tasted quite good. I really liked the Barbecue chicken, and my husband enjoyed the pulled pork sandwich.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

I went here a few years ago with my family as it was recommended in the 'Jamie's America book' we were not disappointed!!! Brilliant and outstanding BBQ. Can't wait to fly over the pond and have another go on the ribs and sides! Bring it on! Visited 2010 July

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London, Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We walked to Daisy May's from our hotel (near central park) It took about 30mins. Very good BBQ. It's sort of a cafeteria style serving which is nice because anything you didn't eat is pretty much ready to pack up already.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Ribs were greasy and over cooked. Beans were not eatable. Peaches were not eatable. Pulled pork was not good. They might get away with barbeque like this in NYC, but this place would be closed up in two months down south. And there was a roach crawling down the wall beside our table.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Had lunch at Daisy May's this past weekend and it was great as always. Pulled pork for me, Ceasar with Smoked Chicken for her. Sides of creamy corn and Mac & Cheese were delicious. Always a good meal at Daisy May's!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015 via mobile

Authentic BBQ. Price was good for the real deal. Thick brisket on the sandwich. Great sauce. Pulled pork is also good.

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Boonton, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Food is cafeteria style just sitting out being kept warm. Chicken was dry and tasteless, atmosphere is non existent but didn't expect much. Would not go again there are better barbecue places around

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Additional Information about Daisy May's BBQ USA

Address: 623 11th Ave., New York City, NY 10036
Phone Number: (212) 977-1500
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: American, Barbecue

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 623 11th Ave., New York City, NY 10036
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: (212) 977-1500

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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