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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS​
Start with something fingerlickin’ good
6.99
Chips and Guacamole
8.99
Chili Cheese Nachos
Chili, Jack cheese, pico de gallo, sour cream and jalapeños
6.99
Cheese and onion +1.00
Grass-Fed Beef Chili
9.95
Grass-fed beef chili
Pulled chicken
Pulled pork
Spicy Mini Buns
Served with habanero and sriracha sauces and jalapeños
SALADS​
7.99
White balsamic vinaigrette
Ranch
Blue cheese
House smoked meat +3.49
Applewood smoked bacon +2.49
Farmer's Market Salad
Mixed​ greens, red onions, grape tomatoes and carrots
9.99
White balsamic vinaigrette
Ranch
House smoked meat +3.49
Applewood smoked bacon +2.49
Butcher's Salad
Mixed greens, walnuts, cranberries, apples and crumbled blue cheese
SANDWICHES​
Served with house slaw and a pickle
12.49
Meat Candy Beef Burnt Ends
Double smoked beef brisket deckel
10.99
Beef Brisket Sandwich
Dry rubbed and 12 hour slow-smoked
11.49
Mopped and Chopped Brisket Sandwich
Our famous brisked sauced up just right
11.49
Smoked Pulled Pork Sandwich
Tender, juicy and dressed in BBQ sauce
11.49
50 / 50 Sandwich
Brisket and pulled pork combo
10.99
PBLT Sandwich
Brined pork belly smoked to perfection served with lettuce, tomato and mayo
11.99
Sausage and Peppers Sandwich
Hot or sweet house made Italian style
12.49
Filipino Sausage Sandwich
Our take on “longaniza” sausage with garlic aioli and pickle shallots
12.99
Philly Cheese Brisket Sandwich
Served with caramelized onions, Muenster cheese and three cheese sauce
BURGERS​
Served with house slaw and a pickle
9.99
The Butcher’s Burger
6 oz. Special blend, served with lettuce and tomato
12.49
The Animal Burger
6 oz. Special blend, served with sautéed onions, cheddar cheese and butcher’s sauce
12.99
Bob’s Burger
1/2 lb. Blended with brisket and smoked bacon, served with lettuce and tomato
13.99
Chili Cheese Burger
Our classic burger topped off with grass-fed beef chili, onions and cheddar
10.99
Veggie Burger
Black​ bean / fresco guacamole, lettuce, tomato, red onion and mayo
11.99
Turkey Burger
Fresh ground turkey breast, seasoned and sautéed, served with lettuce and tomato
13.99
The Crazy Good Turkey Burger
Sharp cheddar cheese, sauteed onions, sauteed tomatoes, mayo and cranberry sauce
BUTCHER'S PLATTERS​
All served with house slaw, pickle and 2 corn cakes
18.99
Gimme the Beef Platter
1/4 pound brisket and 1/4 pound of double smoked burnt ends served with choice of one side
22.99
Porky’s Platter
1/4 pound pulled pork, 1/4 pound pork belly and 1/4 rack of ribs with choice of one side
27.99
Butcher’s Platter
1/4 pound each of any 3 meats from the carvery, and choice of 2 sides
12.49
Vegetarian Platter
Choice of any 3 sides
SMOKED RIBS​
Served with house slaw, pickle, corncakes and one side
19.99
1/2 Rack St. Louis Style Dry Rubbed Ribs
34.99
Full Rack St. Louis Style Dry Rubbed Ribs
20.99
1/2 Rack Fall Off the Bone Sauced
35.99
Full Rack Fall Off the Bone Sauced
STEAK AND CHOPS​
Fresh cut, pan-seared and served with two sides. Ask what’s available
Market
Bone-in Rib Eye
Market
N.Y. Strip
Market
Pork Chops
Market
Lamb Chops
CARVERY​
Just our famous meats served a la carte. Price by the 1/4 lb
5.99
House Roasted Turkey
6.49
Smoked Beef Brisket
5.49
Smoked Pulled Pork
7.49
Double Smoked Burnt Ends
5.49
Smoked Pork Belly
5.49
Sausage of The Day
Please call the butcher bar
5.49
Pulled BBQ Chicken
5.49
Marinated Chicken Breast
FINE ORGANIC SIDES​
3.99
Country Mashed Potatoes
3.99
Sweet Potato Wedges
3.99
Applewood Bacon Baked Beans
3.99
Potato Salad
4.99
Creamy Mac & Cheese
3.99
Sauteed String Beans
With bacon and onions
3.99
Fresh Corn on the Cob
3.99
House Slaw
3.99
Pickles
4.99
Side Salad
BEVERAGES​
2.79
Natural Sodas
Hand crafted Maine root sodas, made with organic evaporated can juice, organic spices and purified water (Mexicane Cola, Mexicane Diet Cola, Root Beer, Lemon Lime, Ginger Ale)
2.79
Butcher Bar Iced Tea
Sweet or sugar free
2.79
Lemonade
1.99
Natural Spring Water
Sponsored by: Butcher Bar

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. @@Great@@ @@bbq@@ in Astoria
1. @@Great@@ @@bbq@@ in Astoria
"My niece got the burnt ends sandwich which was also off the hook."
Coffeebiker
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2. @@Great@@ dinner spot!
2. @@Great@@ dinner spot!
"Awesome BBQ spot! Quick and super friendly service."
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3. Wow!
3. Wow!
"Great BBQ in Astoria...who knew? "
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About
The Best Barbecue in NYC! Offering SLOW SMOKED GOODNESS! Home of the "INFAMOUS" BURNT ENDS! Never had them, we suggest you do! Guaranteed to change your life!
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, BYOB
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been comin here for years and I gotta tell ya that This place is exceptional. Burnt ends are fantastic. The philly brisket cheese sandwich is something I don’t do without. I’ve had the tacos and the brunch/ I haven’t had anything I didn’t like....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank JSwag15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The decor is very nice. We had the guacamole and burnt ends to start both were very good. For mains we had the pblt which was excellent and a chicken sandwich. The chicken was the best quality l have had in a long time.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank janiel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love BBQ and make it a point to trying BBQ whenever I am in a new area.I was looking forward to trying the best BBQ in Queens...Hits and misses....Pros and Cons.... Service was very good and very pleasant. Restaraunt was clean. Had a nice...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank NUTN2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With summer holding on it’s a good idea to head outside & dine al fresco. It’s not easy heading to Astoria because of traffic plus parking however this place is next to a muni parking & walking distance to the subways. With the food, The...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank NQuoryo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing service and experience! Kathy was lovely it wasn’t until after we came back for the second time we found out she was the owner! So humble and seemed like she was servicing the whole restaurant. If you’re in the area stop and GET THE...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Becausesheshungry
Reviewed September 15, 2019

Had lunch with my partner and a friend. Food was super, We shared a guacamole and chips as a starter, it was enough for us 3. As main we had a mash potato bowl with bbq pork, and bbq ribs with corn and Brussels sprouts....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank oscarxmendez1
Reviewed September 3, 2019

Good food and place. ,Great BBQ, good portion and reasonable price. Everything was great. environment, friendly staff, great food.My only complain is street parking so difficult and sometimes food take Litle bit too long .

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Fabio D
Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

Like the title says, it’s always a great choice when we decide to go to Butcher Bar. Their Burnt Ends are honestly worth getting there early. I absolutely love the place and enjoy it every time we go. The wait can get a little long...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank TJ D
Reviewed August 30, 2019

Tasty and juicy meat, generous portions, genuine ingredients, very good quality. The burgers were incredible. Good prices for New York. We'll surely come back here!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Giuskyy
Reviewed August 28, 2019 via mobile

My husband recently put in a pick up order from here. He ordered turkey. A chicken sandwich a pulled pork sandwich Sauteed broccoli w-garlic Everything Was so tasty and delicious Definitely will go to sit for dinner next time .

Date of visit: August 2019
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Questions & Answers
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NativeNYer3
April 6, 2019|
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Response from YankeeJeff | Reviewed this property |
Street parking only. You might get lucky and get a free spot off the Avenue, otherwise it costs $1.25/hr with a 2 hr maximum.
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MrB-WALES-UK
March 3, 2019|
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Response from kathyBUTCHERBAR | Property representative |
No I am not drinking. Nasty attitude to those that deserve it. Been doing this too long to allow for nasty people to talk BS.
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Liam C
November 11, 2018|
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