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Virgil's Real BBQ

We are a much decorated Home-style BBQ restaurant located in the heart of Times Square, at the crossroads of the world.
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1753 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
4.1 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.1 / 5
(1,753 Reviews)
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating Breakdown 1,753 reviews
5 stars
(705)
4 stars
(707)
3 stars
(241)
2 stars
(64)
1 star
(36)
Food 
4.1 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.1 / 5
Service 
4.2 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.2 / 5
Ambiance 
3.9 / 5
(Very Good) 3.9 / 5
Noise Level
2.3 / 3
Energetic
Value 
3.9 / 5
(Very Good) 3.9 / 5
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Diners classify this restaurant as:
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  • great for lunch(650)
  • kid-friendly(620)
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  • hot spot(220)
Virgil's Real BBQ Reviews List
Review 1 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

pulled chicken????

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Dined on 2/06/2016
 2015
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"never saw pulled chicken before-- great chicken dish, pecan rice also great tasting"
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2015
Special Features: vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 2 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2010
Special Features: good for groups, hot spot, special occasion
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Review 3 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

The food was great, service superb. .

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Dined on 2/06/2016
 2014
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"If you like hush puppies, don't leave without having them, awesome! ! The ribs were great."
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2014
Special Features: good for groups, fit for foodies
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Review 4 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Not so good this time

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Dined on 2/06/2016
 2015
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2015
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
"Always had great meals at Virgil's, however, this time both the main course and apps were cold. Also, we asked for one app to share but for some reason the waiter was confused and brought two orders. The one special request we had when making the reservation was a table upstairs and the hostess offered a table on the ground floor next to the bar and must have not even noticed our special request. This has always been our go to spot for barbecue but thinking maybe it's time to find another destination."
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2015
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 5 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/06/2016
 2014
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2014
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for lunch
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Review 6 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
Special Features: kid-friendly
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Review 7 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Dined on 2/02/2016
 2004
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Review 8 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 2/06/2016
 2016
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2016
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2016
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 9 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/06/2016
 2002
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2002
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2002
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for brunch, hot spot, great for lunch, late-night find
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Review 10 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/06/2016
 2015
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2015
Special Features: hot spot
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Review 11 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/06/2016
 2016
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2016
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2016
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch
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Review 12 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Evening of jazz

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Dined on 2/05/2016
 2015
Dined on 2/05/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
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Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"I made a reservation for my wife and another couple for dinner before attending a jazz performance at the town hall. Our server was very efficient and friendly. She offered us cocktails and returned with them promptly. She didn't flinch when we told her our friends hadn't arrived yet. When they arrived a few minutes later, she was came right over and was attentive to all of our needs. She knew the menus and was helpful with her suggestions. The manager came Over and spoke with us, in fact one of our guests spoke fluent Spanish with our server. It was a nice light moment. The manager later returned to see how we enjoyed our meal. It was a very dining experience."
Dined on 2/05/2016
 2015
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 13 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/05/2016
 2013
Dined on 2/05/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/05/2016
 2013
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for lunch, fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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Review 14 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2011
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for lunch, kid-friendly, late-night find
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Review 15 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 2/06/2016
 2011
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Review 16 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Best BBQ ever!

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"I don't visit New York often, but when I do, I always eat a dinner at Virgil's. I love the ribs, the pulled pork, the sauces. I always leave full, satisfied and with a take out bag to give to someone in need."
Dined on 2/05/2016
 2010
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, special occasion, late-night find
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Review 17 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 12/29/2015
 2015
Dined on 12/29/2015
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 12/29/2015
 2015
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 18 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 7/01/2015
 2005
Dined on 7/01/2015
 2005
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 7/01/2015
 2005
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Review 19 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Dined on 2/07/2016
 2007
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Review 20 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/07/2016
 2005
Dined on 2/07/2016
 2005
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 2/07/2016
 2005
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Review 21 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 10/31/2015
 2014
Dined on 10/31/2015
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"A very reliable place for all occasions. I've been here several times. Most often just for a nice meal but have also gone for Father's Day & other experiences. Certainly a favorite of the family. If you enjoy BBQ give this place a try!"
Dined on 10/31/2015
 2014
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Review 22 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/03/2016
 2005
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 23 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5

Disappointed

Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
"Having had many excellent meals at Virgil's in the past, I was unprepared for this most disappointing experience. The service was slow, the food barely edible, and the dessert dull. The Caesar salad was dry, the ribs overcooked (burned is more accurate) yet cool, and the key lime pie tasteless. What happened????"
Dined on 2/03/2016
 2007
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Review 24 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 2/05/2016
 2009
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Review 25 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 12/28/2013
 2007
Dined on 12/28/2013
 2007
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 12/28/2013
 2007
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Review 26 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Excellent food

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"The ambiance and the food more than met expectations. Six of us were there and we all enjoyed the excellent food and drinks. The service was superb."
Dined on 2/02/2016
 2009
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch
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Review 27 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5

Ok so we made a really bad choice... It happens!

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Dined on 2/01/2016
 2013
Dined on 2/01/2016
 2013
Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Noise Level
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Value 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
"Ordered the pulled pork and ribs combo. The ribs had this really tough membrane attached making them extra-tough to eat. The pulled pork was flavorless and a little dry, like it had been reheated quickly. Believe me when I say... there was nothing 'real' about (Virgil's Real BBQ) not this night anyway!
To be honest, it was just a really sad effort for a restaurant situated so close to Times Square. I really wouldn't recommend this place to anyone... but - I would, however, recommend that you save your hard earned dollars - getting a hot dog from the nearest street vendor will probably be far more enjoyable and way better value for your money.
This meal was the ONLY 'low point' in an otherwise fantastic trip to NYC - during restaurant week too - Chef should be ashamed! For their sake, I sincerely hope Gordon Ramsey goes in and saves everyone as I have no doubt that this could be a great restaurant one day, I wish them every luck in turning things around."
Dined on 2/01/2016
 2013
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Review 28 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Great barbecue experience. Very generous servings. You can tweak their bundled meals by adding more entrees like their shrimp.
Very busy restaurant and an open table reservation really helped even if set a few minutes before arrival."
Dined on 1/09/2016
 2007
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Review 29 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Pretty good BBQ. Great service."
Dined on 2/01/2016
 2012
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Review 30 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2006
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, hot spot, great for lunch, vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies, kid-friendly, late-night find
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Review 31 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 1/31/2016
 2015
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2015
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch, kid-friendly
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Review 32 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Celebrated birthday dinner

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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Special Features: special occasion
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Review 33 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5

Disappointed

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Dined on 1/31/2016
 2015
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2015
Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
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Value 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
"We have been to Virgil's a number of times and was looking forward to our dinner after a long absence. Overall the food was very disappointing. It lacked the barbeque flavor and the ribs were overcooked to the point of being charred and inedible. My daughters chicken was undercooked so didn't eat that either. We felt they have bought into the tourist crowd -- get 'em in and out fast! Won't be going back."
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2015
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Review 34 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2013
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 35 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/01/2016
 2010
Dined on 2/01/2016
 2010
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/01/2016
 2010
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch
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Review 36 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Good BBQ

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Had the Memphis ribs & the brisket. The brisket was excellent. The ribs were good, but not the best I ever had (not as tender as you would expect them to be). The cheesy grits were an excellent side."
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2006
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Review 37 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2004
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2004
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2004
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Review 38 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Good food - long wait.

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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"We had tickets to a show at 8 and made a reservation at 6:30. We were not seated until 7 pm and were made to stand in a crowded bar area while waiting. We were told twice that we'd be seated in a "couple of minutes". We ordered as soon as we were seated and did not order appetizers and ordered easy to prepare food which was on the menu. It took twenty five minutes for our food to arrive and we had to eat this quite delicious meal rapidly. Barbecue was delicious but I don't know if I'd go back as a pre-theater dinner."
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Special Features: good for groups, fit for foodies
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Review 39 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Beyond Expectations

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"We were seated promptly for reservation despite lots of people asking for or awaiting tables. We'd requested a window for people watching (we're out of towners and stayed in city for first time) and we got a corner window. Our waiter Robert was friendly and knowledgeable and ready to listen to what we asked and said. And the Happy Birthday rendition by four people was boisterous and heartfelt. Overall, the experience was memorable; being made to feel at home in the Big City is rare. The bartender recommended a June Bug and he was right on. And the Fall off the Porch was indeed Virgil's version of a Long Island Iced Tea. Fun and yum!"
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2014
Special Features: good for groups, fit for foodies
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Review 40 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2011
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2011
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
"Over priced. Over rated. Poor service. Definitely not worth it."
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2011
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch
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Review 41 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Real BBQ in the heart of Times Square

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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Made reservations for 8 ,was running a little late. Mind you this was on a Saturday.Called up and they said it would be no problem. Got there at 8:20 pm ,table was waiting for us. We were a group of 7. Server was great,friendly,hospitable and funny. Quick service. Food was great as always. Wasn't rushed. Highly recommend Virgil's. We'll be back soon."
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Special Features: good for groups, fit for foodies
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Review 42 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

good spot

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Great location in Times Square. Food was good for price. Service was very good. Would not highly recommend for good bbq."
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2012
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Review 43 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2009
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2009
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2009
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Review 44 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2012
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Review 45 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

great experience, will def come again

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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2015
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for brunch, hot spot, great for lunch, scenic view, vibrant bar scene, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, good for groups, special occasion, fit for foodies, kid-friendly, late-night find
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Review 46 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5

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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2012
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2012
Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2012
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Review 47 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 1/27/2016
 2009
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Review 48 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 49 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 1/29/2016
 2015
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2015
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 50 for Virgil's Real BBQ
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 1/29/2016
 2008
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2008
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 1/29/2016
 2008
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