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Rafferty's Restaurant & Bar

1939 Scottsville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42104-3303
270-842-0123
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Ranked #9 of 222 Restaurants in Bowling Green
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Most recent review
- Sep 18, 2014
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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English first
Louisville, Kentucky
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

I have been coming to this restaurant for years, and out of all the Rafferty's this has been the best- but that is because corporate is in Bowling Green. However- I am starting to come less and less and because the kitchen and my food are turning into quite a disaster. And not to mention since the price has risen........ More

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Kentucky
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

You can't go wrong eating at Rafferty's. The menu is broad, the streaks are wonderful and they have a salad that compares with no other. We've never been disappointed at Rafferty's.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This is always a great choice for lunch or dinner. Food and service are excellent . When you go I suggest you try the mushrooms served with a delicious horseradish sauce. They are sooo good!

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The house salad is wonderful! I have not had a meal here that has not been good! The service is perfect! Love this restaurant!

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Arkansas
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82 reviews 82 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Yum and yum again is the only way to express the mouth-watering sensation when I think of this great restaurant. My fiancé and I both selected the lunch specials and enjoyed every bite of the "large" portions served in a timely manner accompanied by southern hospitality and charm.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We ate here as a couple on Labor Day Monday evening. The service was fast and friendly from knowledgeable staff. We both had the prime rib which was melt-in- the-mouth good. We had the regular size and it was pretty big - couldn't imagine being able to finish the large size! I had the baked sweet potato with cinnamon butter... More

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Uniontown, Ohio
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Friendly family restaurant with reasonable prices and great food. Would return when in the area. I had the ribs that were rubbed and also given the sweet BBQ sauce...delicious. She had the tilapia which she liked very much.

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Santa Barbara, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is a great place to eat. Albeit loud, the food is great. We went on a Saturday night, not a bright place as far as lighting and pretty loud. At times, we read lips :-). The staff was very friendly and would definitely recommend this location and will certainly go back again!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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44 reviews 44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Went to Rafferty's when I was in Bowling Green for one of the weekends. Its right on the Scottsville road and built like a tavern with both indoor and outdoor seating. We chose to sit out as it was a nice cloudy day. I tried one of there signature Pineapple rum which was served in a large jar.For mains I... More

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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67 reviews 67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I'm a local, only eaten a couple times, but food was always good, today I had the salmon filet and a baked sweet potato. Portions were very large and delicious.

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