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Rafferty's Restaurant & Bar

1939 Scottsville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42104-3303
270-842-0123
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Ranked #13 of 223 restaurants in Bowling Green
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Most recent review
- Jul 20, 2014
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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English first
Sterling, Illinois
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Very personable waiter and service was quick. Very nice atmosphere and good view of outside from your table. Good menu but limited in pasta dishes.

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Horse Cave, Kentucky
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

My son absolutely loved the BBQ Bacon Burger; claims it's his best meal EVER!! Was able to enjoy our meal outside on deck.

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

Nice staff and good food. Nice ambiance. Good selection of dinners and sandwiches. Alcohol is served.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

I was disappointed with the quality of food and service when I left the restaurant. We picked this place because of reviews, so we had high hopes before we went. We walked in and there were two hostesses standing at the front. Both were rude and unwelcoming. When we were sat, a nice young lady came up to us and... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Our waiter was great with his service and recommendations. Very friendly and prompt service. I had the prime rib, it was very good.

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I have been visiting here since the 80's and the food has always been on track. My favorite is their prime rib. With fresh horseradish! Yum! Service is always good and attentive. Weekly favorites added for something optional each day. Original restaurant from the chain.

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Southside, AL
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42 reviews 42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Rafferty's serves GREAT food. I've NEVER been disappointed with a meal. My favorite item on the menu is their Apple Walnut Crunch. Don't go to Bowling Green without at least pulling over to get a cup of joe and a generous serving of the most delicious dessert known to man!

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Raffertys is always consistently good. They have good food (get the fries) and they always have great service!!

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Charleston, South Carolina
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51 reviews 51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 via mobile

Dined on the deck last night. Beautiful weather for outdoor dining. First server was an inexperienced young lad but attempted to be helpful. Wine list sucks but then again not the kind of place if you are looking for wine. Cesar salad very good. Ribeye steak would rank amount the best I've ever eaten. Sometimes risky choice as rib eyes... More

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toronto
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

OK so if you want to "dine on the run" this is the place to go. My friend and I made it clear to the server that we were in no hurry, but the food was just sprinted to our table. We weren't close to finished our appetizer when the main courses appeared. Food was just o.k. Ribs were so,... More

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