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Rose Alley Ale House

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94 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7262
508-858-5123
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great pub near the water

Excellent selection of beers on tap. Nice menu, a cut above typical bar fare. The lobster roll is to die for!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Long Island City, New York
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Long Island City, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Excellent selection of beers on tap. Nice menu, a cut above typical bar fare. The lobster roll is to die for!

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Had lunch here Saturday with the family and it was pretty quiet. That said, I would not recommend this place for families with small children and there is no children's menu. Our son is older. Service was great and the fish tacos were fresh and delicious. This place has a great beer selection with beers I've never heard of. Lots... More 

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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Visited for lunch. Good selection of beer. Good pub menu, recommend the fish tacos. Sports available on tv. The two young ladies servicing did a great job!

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Kokomo, Indiana
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53 reviews 53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We were trying to decide where we wanted to have dinner, Cork or Rose Alley. Coin flip and Rose Alley won. Basically pub food, not bad but not super good. My husband has to try the clam chowder every restaurant that offers it, and this was no exception. He said wasn't as good as the one at Sail Loft. He... More 

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Massachusetts
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51 reviews 51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

If you are looking for a great place with a wide variety of beers... Look no further than RAAH. Great selection of local(NE) beers, with better than average food. The wings are very good, with a wide selection of sauces. They range from tasty to fire!! If in the downtown New Bedford area, and looking for a place to eat... More 

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Dartmouth, Massachusetts
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Rose Alley is one of those rare and awesome local hangouts with great food and an amazing beer selection! AND the servers are amazing! Always smiling and calm, no matter how packed the place gets! Darby and Christina are so great! Love when they have early music (late afternoon to early evening). Burgers, fish tacos and so many other menu... More 

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New Bedford, Massachusetts, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

if your looking for good brew and apps this is the place....good live music and enough room to dance....great place to start your night off before you move on.....

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Providence, Rhode Island
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74 reviews 74 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

This place has a bit of Cheers feel to it when you walk in. Brightly lit, very well maintained with polished wood floors and a bar that immediately rises up to greet you. The staff is friendly and very accessible no matter how busy, the view of the waterfront is nice and they always have a local sports team on... More 

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Boston
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117 reviews 117 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We found the Rose Alley in New Bedford after driving around and looking for another restaurant I had heard about. The other place was crowded and had a long wait. We drove back and parked near Rose Alley and got right in. It wasn't too busy at first but soon filled up with a work crowd and small groups of... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Enjoyed a few pints and apps with friends. Band was playing and made for an enjoyable afternoon. Reasonable prices, great food and great service.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 94 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7262
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
  • Phone Number: 508-858-5123

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Pub

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