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Roll-n-roaster

#136 of 4,333 Restaurants in Brooklyn
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2901 Emmons Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11235-2211
(718) 769-6000
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11:00 am - 3:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 am
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Brooklyn, New York
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food and pizza to die for! Great roast beef sandwiches and chicken tenders. Fries are really good

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Thank Mgharway
Staten Island, New York
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where do I even begin? I've been going to this restaurant for over 30 years, and have never once been disappointed. The roast beef and cheeseburgers are the best, hands down. They are served on freshly baked rolls.The round french fries with melted cheese are also an excellent option. The prices are very reasonable, and the atmosphere is family-friendly. On... More 

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Thank Gina1201
boulder, co
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57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

They are not too fast... SOOOOOOOO delicious! The roast beef, the kaiser bun, the mozz sticks the french fries with cheese. Everything is amazing! Whenever I return to Brooklyn, this is one of my first stops and always will be. They put Brennan & Carr, (the other notable roast beef place, in this part of Brooklyn), to shame! The fact... More 

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Thank fredstrong
New York City, New York
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Good fast food that has everything, from burger, roast beef,fish, pizza, beer.. Ect the price is very reasonable and we come here several times

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Thank Momiprincess
Delray Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Nothing more to say. They want me to write more but I believe the best days it all. Is that 100 characters yet lol? I guess not. The best, the best, the best. Get the point!

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Thank Matthew G
Glen Head, New York
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

It's hard to describe this place in words. Have been coming here since I was a teenager (I am now 42) and it's always such a treat. The food is amazing. The cheeseburgers with their soft rolls and gooey cheese, the fries in their round serrated discs, the onion rings crisp, the iced tea delicious...worth every second of the wait.... More 

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Thank MamaV3374
New York City, New York
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60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

If you are a fan of really good, flavorful roast beef, skip this joint. The roast beef is really bland and flavorless (take a piece without bread and give it a taste...ugh!). Even Arby's is better. I tried to bring this thing to life with some sauce...but it was hopeless. I suppose if you're accustom to under-seasoned, no character, bland... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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40 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

Have been going here since my kids were babies, now they're grown and we all still go here. Roll-n-roaster pleases every palate of every age with barely a dent in your wallet. Spacious, comfortable, food fresh and made exactly as you order. Just GO!!!

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Thank oyster1175
Huntington, New York
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267 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Worth a shot if you are in a rush. This place has been here forever. Decent food and drinks. Fun to say you have been here.

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Thank Tom W
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207 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Before my son and I went to see Star Wars, we bumped into this place. It is a special place in several ways. It is spacious and clean. The menu is interest. You can find beers for adults and simple food for kids. My son was not hungry, so I ordered a sweat potato fries for $2.9. It was tasty... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Fast Food, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2901 Emmons Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11235-2211
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: (718) 769-6000

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