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Dinosaur Bar-B-Que


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Solo $6.95
For 2 $11.95
For 4 $21.95
Swag Sampler Plate
Drunken spicy shrimp boil. Chicken wings. Fried green tomatoes. Deviled eggs
Bar-B-Que Shrimp
Peel & eat wild gulf shrimp sauteed in garlic, BBQ sauce, beer and lemon served over grilled cornbread.
3 pieces $6.95
5 pieces $8.95
Fried, sprinkled with pecorino romano cheese and served with a cayenne buttermilk ranch dressing.
3 pieces $7.95
5 pieces $9.95
Topped with housemade pimento cheese and sweet & sour green tomato chow-chow.
3 wings $3.95
6 wings $7.95
13 wings $13.95
Jumbo BBQ Chicken Wings
Spice rubbed, pit-smoked, then finished on the grill. Served with maytag bleu cheese dressing, celery sticks
BBQ Salmon Fritters
House smoked salmon tossed with red pepper, corn & chive. Crispy fried and served with a creamy creole mustard sauce.
Cup $3.95
Bowl $6.95
Chicken & Sausage Gumbo
A lively Broth of smoked chicken, okra and chorizo sausage from lopes smokehouse. with rice and cornbread.
Dino Poutine
Hand-cut fries topped with beef gravy, house-made pimento cheese and pulled pork.
Three $3.95
Six $6.95
Twelve $12.95
Creole Spiced Deviled Eggs
Pulled Pork with Sweet & Sour Coleslaw and Pickle
Bar-b-blues house
Maytag bleu
Cayenne buttermilk ranch
Carolina mustard vinaigrette
Mixed greens, vegetables and spicy walnuts. Choice of dressing.
Bar-b-blues house
Maytag bleu
Cayenne buttermilk ranch
Pulled Chicken Chop
Pulled breast meat, chopped bacon, mixed greens, vegetables, spiced walnuts, deviled egg, and carolina mustard vinaigrette.
Bar-b-blues house
Maytag bleu
Carolina mustard vinaigrette
Smokehouse Chop
Brisket or pork, mixed greens, vegetables, chowchow, deviled egg, crispy tortilla strips, and cayenne buttermilk ranch dressing.
Bar-b-blues house
Maytag bleu
Cayenne buttermilk ranch
Carolina mustard vinaigrette
Side Salad
Add on a smaller version of the original to any entree.
Our St. Louis ribs are dry rubbed and slow pit-smoked, then lightly glazed with our original BBQ sauce.
¼ Rack
3 ribs
½ Rack
6 ribs
¾ Rack
9 ribs
1 Full Rack
12 ribs
Sweetheart Deal for 2
Full rack + 4 homemade sides
Big Ass Pork Plate
Pork shoulder smoked low & slow. Hand pulled and piled high.
Half Bird
Apple brined, pit smoked, and served with a choice of our original BBQ sauce or BBQ jerk sauce.
Brisket Plate
Pit-smoked up to 14 hours, hand sliced & served with house-cured pickled jalapenos.
Ask about our side & soup of the day
BBQ Beans with Pork
Mac & Cheese
Fresh Cut Fries
Black Beans & Rice
Whipped Sweet Potato
Sprinkled with spicy walnuts
Mashed Potatoes with Gravy
Turkey Neck Greens
BBQ Fried Rice
Served with honey hush cornbread and 2 side dishes
Smoked Fried Half-Bird
Semi-boneless 1/2 chicken, pit-smoked then crispy fried, served with a mississippi glazed dipping sauce.
Korean Style Beef Ribs
Cross-cut ribs pit-smoked and marinated in soy, sesame, and ginger. served with hoisin BBQ & toasted sesame seeds.
Chicken​ steak 10 oz. Mojito marinated, boneless, skinless breast topped with smoked onions and chimichurri sauce.
Pecan Crusted
Jerk salmon jerk spiced and glazed, served on a bed of black beans & rice and topped with a smoked pineapple salsa.
Skirt Steak
12 oz Center cut, BBQ spiced and grilled. served with a red chimichurri steak sauce.
BBQ Catfish
Sweet tea brined, smoked, grilled and served with turkey neck greens and BBQ glaze.
Includes honey hush cornbread and 2 side dishes
2 $16.95
3 $20.95
Pulled Pork
2 $16.95
3 $20.95
BBQ Brisket
2 $16.95
3 $20.95
St. Louis Ribs
2 ribs $+2.00
2 $16.95
3 $20.95
Korean Ribs
2 $16.95
3 $20.95
Wings (4 Pcs)
2 $16.95
3 $20.95
¼ Lb. Drunkin Spicy Shrimp
Peel & eat
2 $16.95
3 $20.95
¼ Chicken
+ 3.00
2 $16.95
3 $20.95
½ Chicken
1/4 Chicken (Leg / Thigh) + 1/4 Rack of Ribs
Includes our house-cured garlic dill pickles. Platters include 2 sides.
All sandwiches are served on a toasted teixeira’s bakery portuguese roll unless otherwise noted.
Genuine article smoked low & slow. Hand pulled & piled high
Sand $7.95
1 side $9.95
Platter $11.50
Served on a toasted martin's potato roll with pickle.
Sand $8.50
1 side $10.50
Platter $11.95
Topped with coleslaw on a martin's potato roll.
Sand $8.95
1 side $10.95
Platter $12.50
Pulled​ pork, ham and Swiss, with pickles & mustard.
Sand $8.95
1 side $10.95
Platter $12.50
Hoisin sesame BBQ, shredded cabbage & sweet & sour green tomato relish.
Sand $8.95
1 side $10.95
Platter $12.50
Pork Melt
Pulled pork, caramelized onion and Swiss.
Pit-smoked up to 14 hours, hand sliced & lightly slathered with BBQ sauce & horseradish mayo.
Melted cheese $+1.00
Sand $7.95
1 side $9.95
Platter $11.50
Hand sliced and topped with pickled onion & jalapeno relish. Served on a toasted martin's potato roll.
At Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, fresh, homemade, and high-quality aren't just catchwords, they're our foundation. Our commitment to food quality and genuine hospitality is unyielding and intense. We pride ourselves on our loyal guests, employees, and being a great place to have fun and while sampling some of the best bar-b-que in the country. Our menu is firmly rooted in the traditions of Southern bar-b-que, but there are other influences that shape our flavors and give our food its own distinctive character. That's one of the secrets of great bar-b-que -- staying committed to tradition, but finding your own stamp and signature.We offer catering for large and small parties. We provide full customization
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
American, Bar, Barbecue
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went into Dino with a party of 12 following a Saturday afternoon Devil Game. We were promptly greeted and seated by the friendly hostess. Our waiter ANTTWON was awesome, he made us feel like FAMILY. You can imagine after a game how busy this...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CharlieConn92
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was awesome...the service and attention to detail exceeded our expectations. Not to mention the taste and quality and quantity of the food. Everything was great.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank fish-i-wish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very pleasant staff, and quick accurate service. I tried the 3 meat sampler. The brisket was a little bit roast-beef-like, which is a bit disappointing for a straight-up BBQ place. The ribs were a little over cooked, or kept warm a little too long, and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank V3083BImarkb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came from out of state. This was recommended by family who tried it the year before. The decor, music, wait staff, and of course the delicious food all make for an outstanding dining experience. We were at the Newark, NJ location our wait staff...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RJcat5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to go here after reading some reviews. It didn’t knock my socks off but wasn’t bad by any stretch. The wings were the best. Had ribs, too, but recommend the wings. Lemonade was very good.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank scottbreviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best barbecue outside of Kentucky ever! Great brisket, excellent greens, best restaurant potato salad ever! Good beer selection, excellent service, great customer service! I would recommend highly!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Donna H
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

We went here after a Devils game. It is less than a block away. Tip: If you are headed here after an event, make a reservation so you don’t have wait. Any place is slammed after and event. We walked in and gave our cell...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank christopherg977
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

The four of us are dinner here after the Devils game in the afternoon. They did not take reservations but we only waited 15 minutes. The restaurant was packed and very smoky. Our food was okay. They have us deviled eggs by mistake (on the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jcnash1729
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Restaurant just reopened after the holidays. Unfortunately they were out of several menu items and as such was very disappointing. Wait staff was good, good is mediocre.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank moniquesb66
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Heard good reviews. But it was hard meat. Too burnt. But sides like the beans and corn are good though not very spectacular. Went at 730pm on a December weeknight with no queue.

Date of visit: December 2018
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These folks pretty much summed it up. It can be pricey to park on event nights at the Prudential Center.
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