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jb44 May 14, 2008 10:09 AM

going to Jazzstandard tonite- downstairs of BLUE SMoke

the last time i was there i was lesst then impressed with the mac and cheese....
but i hear the burger is good

recomendations appreciated

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    tatiana_nyc May 14, 2008 01:47 PM

    Tried the chipotle wings last time I was there... they are absolutely crazy delicious.

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      Hurner May 14, 2008 01:21 PM

      If you choose to order one dessert, the Sticky Toffee Pudding is the best.

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        kobetobiko May 14, 2008 01:02 PM

        I thought their bbq is fine. Just avoid their beef ribs at all cost. They are always dry and tough. Other ribs are quite good!

        I think other hounds already gave you all the good suggestions. If they have a soft shell crab sandwich (seasonal special) definitely order it! It was very good!

        And they have good desserts! You can try to order the dessert sampler if you have enough people, and also the hot fudge brownie sundae. Ok, just the sound of it is tempting enough. How can you screw up a hot fudge sundae? :D

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        1. re: kobetobiko
          jb44 May 14, 2008 01:14 PM

          thanks for the soft shell suggestion
          now i am going !

          they have a special tonite

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          Lucia May 14, 2008 12:51 PM

          Pulled pork is good. I like the hush puppies too. I haven't had the burger, but if it's a bigger version of the Shake Shack burger, I don't think you can go wrong.

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            mjh5821 May 14, 2008 12:45 PM

            Sweet potato fries are incredible.

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              tpigeon May 14, 2008 12:27 PM

              I too am unimpressed by the bbq and mac & cheese. However, their burgers and sandwiches, particularly the cuban and unsingers bologna are great.

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                ESNY May 14, 2008 10:42 AM

                One of the best burgers in the city. Essentially a much bigger version of the Shake Shack burger. The chipotle wings and the beef ribs are my other favorites there.

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                  kathryn May 14, 2008 10:14 AM

                  The burger is good but HUGE. The patty is giant. Very nicely cooked, though.

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