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The American Ale House

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335 Fairfield Rd, Fairfield, NJ 07004-1930
+1 973-575-7165
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  • Terrible50%
Dec 1, 2013
“New Chef, Better Service, Good Improvement”
Sep 28, 2013
“Don't waste your money”
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335 Fairfield Rd, Fairfield, NJ 07004-1930
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Reviewed December 1, 2013

This place had a very rough start but has gotten better over the past couple of months. Claudio the chef from the former Merchant House Tavern is now the chef at Amercian Ale so the food quality overall has improved ten fold with an updated...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2013

Bar drink was awful...burger was overcooked...fries undercooked. Bar area had musty smell to it. Service was slooooow. Good thing was that there was plenty of parking spaces in the lot!

Thank Emma S
Reviewed July 16, 2013

Much better options in the area...they will not last, might as well keep up the vinyl banner on the front of the place. Beer: An Ale house with a less then average selection of beer really!? If you are going here for beer don't waste...More

Thank Brett R
Reviewed July 5, 2013

We found a coupon in the paper and decided to try this place. I do not know where to start. The restaurant was very empty and there was debris on the floor. We waited a while befor our waitress came over. She took our drink...More

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Lunch, Dinner
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Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 335 Fairfield Rd, Fairfield, NJ 07004-1930
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 973-575-7165
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