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George Street Alehouse

378 George Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
732.543.2408
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Ranked #38 of 162 Restaurants in New Brunswick
Cuisines: American
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English first
Houston, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 via mobile

A person does not go to a bar to eat. This is a bar. They have umpteen televisions to watch sports and a well stocked bar - the food is bar food. I had the fried pickle appetizer and I have to admit it was the worst fried pickle appetizer I can remember ever eating. I asked the bartender what... More

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Sewell, NJ
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Great beer selection. Tavern atmosphere. Fried pickles on the menu. You will like everything you order. A bit short on seating. A little loud - but that's a tavern - a fun place. Waitstaff does a very good job.

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Piscataway, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I'll save the lengthy descripiton here, and resort to a bullet list: 1. Extensive beer list 2. Great food 3. Great brunch options (especially after the Rutgers Half Marathon)

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New Brunswick, New Jersey
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My wife, daughter and I stopped in at the George Street Ale House for dinner yesterday and were pleased with some good food and a very pleasant server, and a reasonable price for the food. The meal was tasty, though not authentic, Mexican (nachos & tacos) and the choice of beer and mixed drinks was good. The meal made for... More

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N.J.
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

Had an appointment in New Brunswick so we thought we would stop somewhere nearby for lunch. I checked the web for a place,LOOKED good so we took a chance. When we walked in the place had an odor like dirty mops, and it was dark and dingy. The waitress was lovely and attentive. I ordered onion soup and a wrap.... More

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Scotch Plains, NJ
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97 reviews 97 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Had dinner with friends at George St Alehouse recently. Was seated downstairs which is devoid of atmosphere. Service was friendly and good. Food was average. Those who ordered ale/beer enjoyed it. There are more interesting, better and comparably priced restaurants in New Brunswick

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pennington, nj
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39 reviews 39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

We went here before a Rutgers game with a Groupon. Food was good, our waitress was on the ball, and it was a nice atmosphere. We would definitely return.

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Manasquan. NJ
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123 reviews 123 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

New Brunswick has many outstanding restaurants that deliver fabulous food over a wide range of cuisines and prices. However, when you hanker for simple fare at a reasonable price, the George Street Ale House certainly delivers. . We made our first visit with another couple prior to a play at the George Street Playhouse. Two of us had the Guinness... More

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Sussex, New Jersey
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

My husband and I had some time to kill on Sunday morning, looking for a place to grab a bite to eat. We were told that the food was good at the George Street Alehouse, so we tried it out. There is a sign when you walk in to seat yourself, so we did. It took 10 minutes for someone... More

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Lebanon, New Jersey
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812 reviews 812 reviews
699 restaurant reviews
278 helpful votes 278 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

First the good.. burger was very tasty, cooked as requested. My lady said the steak salad was very good. Now the negatives...The main one was the service. Our server was either overworked or incompetent. My burger was not the one I ordered. We clearly indicated a couple dietary restrictions - and still order was not as it should have been.... More

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