Virgil’s Real Barbecue

Virgil’s Real Barbecue has been acclaimed as one of America’s top 10 BBQ restaurants. Located in the heart of Times Square in New York, Virgil’s Real BBQ is the perfect spot to get southern home-style cooking in the Big Apple

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What you’ll do

You’ll enjoy an authentic BBQ experience with the ultimate in friendly service and a family atmosphere.

Plan your visit

Located in the heart of the Theatre District in Midtown Manhattan, our famed BBQ restaurant is ideal for Corporate and Social Events. Casual, fun and festive, Virgil’s offers private and semi-private dining in an informal, relaxed atmosphere. Perfect for team building events and social occasions, our private room on the second level can accommodate up to 200 guests or can be sectioned off into semi private spaces.

For groups of 15 or more, click here to complete our event request form let our events team shower you and your guests with our Southern Hospitality. For parties under 15 people, click here for our online reservations form.

Where is it

152 West 44th Street New York, NY 10036 | 212.921.9494

Virgil’s is two short blocks north of the Times Square 42nd Street subway station, which serves the 1, 2, 3, 7, N and R subways. The A, C and E subways stop at 42nd Street and Eighth Ave. The B, D, F and V subways stop at 42nd Street and 6th Ave. The MTA bus system also serves the area: the M7, M10, M20, M27, M42, 27 and 104 all stop within one long or two short blocks of the restaurant.

Hours & Schedule

Sunday – Thursday: 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Friday & Saturday: 8:00 AM – Midnight

Things to keep in mind

Why should I host an event at Virgil’s?
At Virgil’s Real BBQ, our professional team will give your guests a taste of southern hospitality with our famous BBQ dishes and exceptional customer service.

What type of group events can I host at Virgil’s?
Virgil’s is the perfect venue for corporate events, bachelor & bachelorette parties, wedding receptions and more!

Is there a minimum to reserve a dining room?
There may be a food and beverage minimum for a private room.

How do I book my event?
For parties of 15 or more please give us a call at 212.921.9494 or click the link in the section above to fill out our event request form.

I have some guests with food allergies or dietary needs, who should I talk to about this?
Your Special Events Salesperson will be happy to assist you with allergy concerns.

I’m hosting my group event elsewhere in New York City and would like you to cater. What catering services does Virgil’s have to offer?
Virgil’s offers two different catering services. Our off-site catering will have our team deliver your order in food trays and set up to your liking. There is also our full service catering which includes our professional staff will coordinate the entire party from services, decor, rentals, and venue selection.

How far in advance should I place my catering order
We prefer 24 hours in advance. But last minute orders are always welcome.

What does my catering order come with?
We supply all catering orders with serving utensils, plastic plates, plastic silverware (knife, fork, napkin), BBQ sauce, and disposable stands & sterno’s (upon request).

Will Virgil’s deliver my catering order?
Yes, we can deliver your order.

How do I order catering?
You will be able to place your catering order by calling 212.921.9494 or emailing [email protected].