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Rafferty's Restaurant & Bar

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1939 Scottsville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42104-3303
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great place to meet with some co-workers! Me and 4 other men in our group try to meet there quarterly. This is to get together and eat, talk and be recognized for another productive and SAFE quarter at work. Everyone enjoys and no one has mentioned going to another place to eat, though the offer is there. Most everyone always... More 

Thank Eddie5662
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to eat. The honey mustard hot bacon dressing for salads is wonderful. Great service and atmosphere

Thank Kysnowbirds
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Raffertys is a successful chain of restaurants that originated in Bowling Green, KY. They are a good quality American restaurant with excellent service. You can get steaks, chicken, hand cut fries, great appetizers, and excellent salads. Their "Bluegrass Special" is a great dish that is a boneless marinated hickory-grilled BBQ Chicken breast topped with bacon, Monterey Jack cheese, pickles, sliced... More 

Thank jonbald
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family is a frequent visitor of Rafferty's in Bowling Green. On any given Friday night during the summer, you can find us sipping on a St. Croix or some other kind of jar drink. We love the atmosphere and the friendly staff. The food is always amazing.

Thank Tamara S
Milton, VT
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The fries were good and the service was good. We had a burger which was good and a salad that had way too much dressing on it. The kids both had barbecued chicken which was served with melted cheese on top. I can say I've never seen barbecued chicken with cheese on it. One of my daughters said to me... More 

Thank ETVT
Oak Park, Illinois
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327 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an early dinner there recently. Very prompt and capable service. Atmosphere fine. I had prime rib sandwich and liked it a lot. Excellent baked potato. Good Caesar salad.

Thank gstrange8
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to eat. Food and atmosphere too notch. Highly recommend. Chicken salad is the best in town.

Thank Mooie126
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I thought this place would be awesome. We came into Bowling Green and the place was packed so it peaked our interest. We decided before heading home later in the week to try the place out. There food was no better than any chain sit down restaurant. Prices were fair. Service was good, place was up to date and clean.... More 

Thank Tp1989
Sycamore, Illinois
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181 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The parking lot was crowded but not close to full. Nice greeting when walking in. More professional wait staff than we have experienced at any other restaurant in Bowling Green. Just all the little things were done correctly. Like a long spoon with our iced tea. The portions were very large. Food was really fresh and tasty. Prices were very... More 

Thank HOTROD37
Imlay City, Michigan
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say this is my favorite restaurant in Bowling Green. They do everything good. Steaks , pasta and seafood. I have never had a bad meal or bad service. I would highly recommend.

Thank Walter P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1939 Scottsville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42104-3303
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bowling Green
  • Phone Number: 270-842-0123

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?