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Old Man Rafferty's

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$$ - $$$
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106 Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-2106
(732) 846-6153
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I went here on Sunday morning for a brunch, as it was recommended to us by the hotel. The restaurant is located across the street from the station and is very easy to find. It is very large inside and they managed to accommodate 8 of us easily and were very flexible in re-assigning a table when we asked. The... More 

Thank Mark_from_Thailand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want heartburn then this is your place. I was with a group of 11 people and the service was real slow.

Thank bcnyyan
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really great food as always. Great attention and very reasonable ..the toasted sandwiches are very nice as are the steak and burgers. They also have a lovely dessert trolley

Thank pandoraLondon
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is really good but has terrible service. The food here takes forever and its really annoying. Overall, try it.

Thank Matan O
Orlando, Florida
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mediocre at best! I was seated propyl in a nearly empty dining room,but waited for a while for server to arrive. Placed the order of a chicken Madeira with spinach and Yukon mash potatoes. Chicken was cut scallopini style over cooked and under seasoned . The potatoes under seasoned and not creamy the spinach was also very bland. Salt and... More 

Thank lonnyhu3
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with 3 other business colleagues here for lunch last week.The place does get busy at lunch but we were seated quickly and waited on quickly. We did not get any drinks except for iced tea. For lunch, one had a salad, one had a sandwich, and I split a chicken pot pie with someone! They brought us this... More 

Thank Judith F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to dinner with a work group. Service was great, the atmosphere was nice, and food was amazing. I really enjoyed my meal and would highly recommend this place.

Thank Cx C
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here because Tumulty's was closed. The place was very busy as there was a home game at Rutgers and half stadium was in there after the game. Had the watermelon gin special which was very good. Try the bowls they have the menu, the shrimp noodles was excellent. Waiter was Noah and he worked his tail off and kept... More 

Thank Plymouth1952
Spring Lake, New Jersey
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went to Old Man Rafferty's for a pre-show dinner and had a great experience. We were 15 minutes late for the reservation on a busy Saturday and there was no issue. The server was notified that we had to leave by a certain time and he was very accommodating. The service was great as was the food.

Thank jheals1204
Brooklyn, New York
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107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across this restaurant as we were walking the downtown area. The lovely outdoor courtyard caught our attention! It was beautiful. Service was excellent!!! Ordered mussels for our appetizer and they were very, very delicious! I was impressed. The fish entree not so great. I think it was bass and I expected it to be prepare differently. I was hoping... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-2106
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  New Brunswick
  • Phone Number: (732) 846-6153

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