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Virgil's Real BBQ - Time Square

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Fri, 2/22
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Fried Sweet Pickles
with Remoulade Dipping Sauce
Homemade Potato Chips
Fresh Cut Dusted with Creole Seasoning with Smoked Coarse Salt
Buttermilk Biscuits (2)
Served with Maple Syrup Butter
start your meal with a virgil's app
Sm $9.95
Lg $17.95
BBQ Chicken Wings
Virgil's Famous Smoked Chicken Wings with Bleu Cheese Dip
House Made Beer Battered Onion Rings
Trash Ribs
Served with Mustard Cole Slaw
Soup of the Day
Texas Chili
Braised Beef with Shredded Cheddar & Tortilla Chips
Crispy Hush Puppies
Served with Maple Syrup Butter
Sm $9.95
Lg $17.95
Trainwreck Fries
Melted Cheddar, Jack Cheese, Smoked Bacon, Scallions, and Jalapenos with Ranch Dressing
Sm $9.95
Lg $17.95
BBQ Nachos
Barbecued Pulled Chicken, Carolina Pulled Pork, Texas Beef Brisket
Popcorn Shrimp
Cornmeal Crusted Rock Shrimp Served Over Popcorn with Spicy Remoulade Dipping Sauce
served with potato salad & cole slaw or fries
Pulled BBQ Chicken
Slow Smoked with Virgil's BBQ Sauce. No Bread (Gluten Free)
Brisket Melt
Texas Beef Brisket on Rye with Melted Cheddar Cheese and Grilled Onions. No Bread (Gluten Free)
BBQ Combo
Pick Two: Barbecued Pulled Chicken, Carolina Pulled Pork, Sliced Texas Beef Brisket or Smoked Turkey. No Bread (Gluten Free)
Carolina Pulled Pork
Topped with Mustard Slaw. No Bread (Gluten Free)
Sliced Texas Beef Brisket
Slow Smoked Until Tender. No Bread (Gluten Free)
Bleu Cheese, Mustard Vinaigrette, Caesar, Creamy Ranch, Balsamic Vinaigrette. Top It off! Chicken $3.95, Shrimp $5.95, Brisket $4.95, Pulled Pork $4.95
Chopped Vegetable Salad
Grilled Vegetables Over Mixed Greens with Cheddar & Bleu Cheese. No Cheese, Oil & Vinegar Only (Vegetarian) / (Vegan)
Southwest Salad
Mixed Greens, Avocado, Tortilla Chips, Bacon and Grilled Red Onion
Virgil's BBQ Salad
Barbecued Pulled Chicken, Carolina Pulled Pork, and Sliced Texas Beef Brisket
Southern Caesar Salad*
Roasted Corn Salsa, Tortilla Chips & Biscuit Croutons
Savannah Salad
House Salad Tossed with Red Onions, Honey Pecans, Bleu Cheese Crumbles in a Warm Bacon Vinaigrette
Served with potato salad & cole slaw or fries. Cheddar, Swiss, American, Pepper Jack, Grilled Red Onions, Mushrooms $1.25 Each, Smoked House Bacon $1.95. Bun (Vegetarian), No Bun (Vegan, Gluten Free)
The Burger*
Half Pound Grilled to Perfection. No Bread (Gluten Free)
Black & Bleu Burger*
Bleu Cheese & Applewood Smoked Bacon w/ Blackening Seasoning. No Bread (Gluten Free)
Virgil's BBQ Burger*
Smoked Beef Brisket, Cheddar & Onion Rings. No Bread (Gluten Free)
Southwest Burger*
Pepper Jack Cheese, Pico de Gallo & Guacamole Served with Chipotle Aioli. No Bread (Gluten Free)
Black Bean Burger
Made with Grilled Vegetables, Fresh Herbs, Spices, Topped w/ Pico de Gallo, Chipotle Sauce & Avacado. No Bread (Gluten Free)
$6.95 each
Cheddar Cheese Grits
Potato Salad
Collard Greens
Pickled Beets
Georgia Pecan Rice
Hickory Pit Baked Beans
Mashed Potatoes & Gravy
Mac & Cheese
Cole Slaw
all platters come with two sides & cornbread
Feeds One $26.95
BBQ Combo
Pick Two Items: Memphis Style Pork Spare Ribs, Sliced Texas Beef Brisket, Trash Ribs, Carolina Pulled Pork, Barbecued Pulled Chicken, Smoked BBQ 1/4 Chicken
Chicken & Ribs Combo
Our Tender Barbecued 1/4 Chicken & Memphis Style Pork Spare Ribs
Southern Style Surf & Turf
Grilled Shrimp with Your Choice of BBQ
Feeds 2 $49.95
The Pig Out!
Can't Decide?...You Can Get It All! Memphis Style Pork Spare Ribs, Sliced Texas Beef Brisket, Carolina Pulled Pork, Barbecued 1/2 Chicken
all favorites come with choice of two sides & cornbread
Memphis Style Pork Spare Rib
1/2 Rack, Dry Rubbed & Hickory Smoked
Catfish Fillet
Choice of Flame Grilled (Gluten Free) or Crispy Fried
Georgia Chicken Fried Steak
Corn Flake, Potato Chip, & Saltine Crusted Steak, Smothered with Country Gravy
Texas Beef Brisket
Slow Smoked, Sliced to Order & Finished with Virgil's Barbecue Sauce
Crispy Kansas City Fried Chicken
Crispy Fried 1/2 Chicken
Maryland Crab Cake
Lump Crab Cake Served with Crunchy Zucchini and Cucumber Slaw
BBQ Nachos
Great meal on its own, sides not included. Barbecued Pulled Chicken, Carolina Pulled Pork, Texas Beef Brisket
all traditional entrees come with choice of two sides & cornbread
Smoked Barbecued 1/2 Chicken
Slow Smoked Seasoned with Virgil's Dry Rub Finished on Grill with BBQ Sauce. No Cornbread (Gluten Free)
Barbecued Pulled Chicken
Slow Smoked & Pulled Chicken Thighs Finished With a Touch of Dry Rub & Vinegar BBQ Sauce. No Cornbread, No Bread (Gluten Free)
Chargrilled 20oz T-Bone Steak
Lightly Seasoned and Grilled with Herbed Butter. No Cornbread (Gluten Free)
Carolina Pulled Pork
Seasoned Pork Butts Slow Smoked for 12-14 Hours Pulled with BBQ Sauce & Dry Rub. No Cornbread, No Bread (Gluten Free)
Grilled Chicken Breast
Butterflied and Seasoned with Dry Rub. No Cornbread (Gluten Free)
Shrimp Dinner
Dusted with Dry Rub, Grilled & Topped with Garlic BBQ Sauce
$30 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
American, Bar, Barbecue
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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We travelled from the UK to NYC for 9 days during Thanksgiving. We visited Virgils Thanksgiving and had some nice food and happy hour drinks. The place was busy but it was a great atmosphere. Service was great and the staff were helpful. We will...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lozzamc2011
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I ordered the Pig Out. This is a meal meant for 2 however I could have fed 4+ with it. Huge portions of Chicken, Ribs, Pulled Pork, and Beef Brisket plus 2 sides. Although the food was good the service was not...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 10kennethp
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Love it my kinda joint.. We visiting from London and the Food here was delicious and American style as expected, I had the Memphis pork ribs and the Texas brisket mix and I loved it... Loads on the plate and you have to have an...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank andrewolf79
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went here for a business dinner because we were staying in the Times Square area. Average BBQ but nothing special and you'll pay high prices just for the location. The only thing I really like here are the hushpuppies.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JDinCoMo
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had dinner here and the food was superb. Really good choice of food and drinks, service was really good with a great atmosphere all round. Highly recommended

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 13garrys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my friends there for thier birthday, while we were holidaying in NYC Bottom line is for the location, the quality of food and service it was excellent.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Simon F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We hit Virgil's for breakfast during a recent trip to NYC. We were pleasantly surprised with the quality, portions, and price of our meal. I had the fried chicken and gravy biscuit (which was fantastic) and my wife had the chef's burrito, which she thought...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JonD21045
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my boyfriend for a meal, absolutely delicious food and amazing service!! I had the BBQ pork ribs and they were the best ribs I’ve ever had. My boyfriend had a BBQ burger and he said it was amazing. defiantly recommended if in Times...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank brookeq123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would recommend coming here if you're in New York, it's so good. It's not actually that expensive considering other places near by and the location. staff and very nice and helpful

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank georgia044
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not first place, but also not the last! Very good bbq restaurant, good quality and cheaper price, than you can think!

Date of visit: May 2018
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January 25, 2019|
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Response from BeehiveMan | Reviewed this property |
No Casual dress is fine
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Response from pkgreen2018 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but I do know that 90% of restaurants in Manhattan do NOT offer free refills. That is not a common practice in this expensive city. Hope this helps...
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Response from SoCalMare | Reviewed this property |
Good question and I wish I knew the answer. May I suggest to just give them a call; they certainly seemed gracious, helpful and friendly when we enjoyed our meals there. They can be reached at (212)921.9494 in NYC. Good... More
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