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The Brass Rail

135 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030
(201) 659-7074
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Ranked #41 of 243 restaurants in Hoboken
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Price range: $35 - $50
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
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Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Corner of 2nd Street
Transit: 2 Blocks from the PATH Train Station and Ferry
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English first
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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73 reviews 73 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We visited here one evening in July to meet up with friends who lived in the area. It was very simple and cozy. They had a simple bar menu with great appetizers & entrees we could share with one another. Fairly decent prices. Bartender and servers were attentive and respectful.

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Hackensack, New Jersey, USA
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61 reviews 61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

Decided on trying their Sunday price fixe lunch which offered nice choices. Great selection of beer on tap, too. I had salmon and my friend had a goat cheese omlett. We had outdoor seating that I always enjoy and our waitress was attentive but not too much. Look forward to going back. I highly recommend it.

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Staten Island, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Bartenders are very friendly and know how to make a cocktail! Delicious sazerac made to perfection. Food was good to. Very good calamari, delicious brussels sprouts and bacon pizza. Old time bar with that old time feeling!

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NancyG303, Manager at The Brass Rail, responded to this review

Lou, Would like to thank you for your feedback and joining us at the bar! Its nice when guest appreciate the effort our bartenders and chef put into the drinks and food we serve. Hope to see you soon enjoying more sazeracs! More

New York City, New York
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61 reviews 61 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The Brass Rail from the outside looks like any other American eatery with an outdoor space in an urban landscape. I love it when I'm wrong and I love it when I'm pleasantly surprised. While waiting for friends, I sat by the bar area. The service was friendly and came by often to check in on us. Once my friends... More

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NancyG303, Manager at The Brass Rail, responded to this review

Thank you for not only joining us for dinner but for your lovely feedback. Nothing makes us more happy than when guest leave not only satisfied but content with the service we provide. Hope to see you soon! More

Jersey City, New Jersey
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55 reviews 55 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We had dinner at the brass rail, brasserie downstairs and were a little underwhelmed, but had a nice enough evening, without the restaurant screaming back at us to come back as soon as possible. We were seated quickly and our waiter was as you would expect, a little friendly and attentive enough without being intrusive or slow. Drinks selection is... More

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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88 reviews 88 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

he Restaurant was remodeled after a fire. They have 2 floors with a long bar on the first.In good weather there is also outdoor seating with the glass window opened. Meals are very good, but a bit pricey. Brunch is also available. If you like muffins, then this is your place.

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Rugby England
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We decided to have Brunch after our trip to Carlos bake house, of Cake Boss fame. This place was definitely the place to be but the food was quite mediocre. I suppose if you are in a group, the sun is shining and you drink plenty of cocktails the food is unimportant, but I was hungry and my food was... More

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Princeton, New Jersey
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

I had a birthdaySunday brunch here recently. Very enjoyable. good service, nice menu choices, and everyone liked their meal. Bottomless Mimosas and Bloody Mary's!

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Manalapan, New Jersey
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57 reviews 57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

The restaurant offers a nice variety of offerings. All of our food was well prepared and nicely presented: shrimp cocktail, oysters, roasted beat salad, venison, steamed salmon and skirt steak. While the bar scene downstairs can be overwhelmingly noisy, one can opt to dine in the relatively quitter upstairs room. The waiter was friendly, knowledgeable and efficient. They have an... More

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Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I went for late lunch my husband and there was no one to seat us. We had to wait for a couple of minutes until we volunteered to seat ourselves then when I raised my hand for one of the waiters, a nice lady approached us saying she worked there and took our order wrong for drinks. I had sliders... More

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