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Old Man Rafferty's

106 Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-2106
+1 732-846-6153
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“burger” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
106 Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-2106
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1 - 10 of 391 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was near our hotel, my husband and i and 2 friends decided to check it out for dinner. We were welcome and seated almost immediately, atmosphere pub like, very clean. Server was excellent and very courteous. i ordered the shrimp risotto, my husband...More

Thank L2587IGroseb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have always enjoyed going to Old Man Rafferty's for any meal, but my favorite is Brunch. Old Man Rafferty's has a great and fresh selection of foods to cover both breakfast and lunch. Their combination includes very fresh shrimp, crab legs, and all eggs in...More

Thank jbrowning4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did not choose the brunch buffet for @ $28.99 but it did look delicious and I shared some pictures below. My son had the corned beef sandwich with fries and I had a vegetarian burger with sweet potato fries. Both were delicious and yummy...More

Thank Dawnzo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in town for a conference. Ate here our first night, came back every night we were there. LONG and varied menu... we never had a bad meal.

Thank Marge C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a terrific spot - recommended by our Hotel and rightly so. Great variety on the menu and first class atmosphere.

Thank B W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here a few times, some of the food is OK, but if you stick with the basics, like a burger they are very good. So be smart, it is a pub, go pub food.

Thank barry88
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Had a great family dinner at this New Brunswick dining institution. Food - great as usual. Started a little shaky with the calamari that was bland, but the tomato soup was really good, a little sweet and seasoned almost like a winter squash soup. The...More

Thank Ramon A
Reviewed 26 July 2017

I ate at the bar on back-to-back evenings during the week. On both nights, my dinner order was misplaced. I would recommend table service when eating here and avoid sitting at the bar.

Thank Cameron S
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We stopped in after a visit to Jersey City. We arrived to an empty restaurant at 445. After asking if we had reservations, we waited for them to figure out where to seat us! Our server Will, was great. Very friendly and always checking on...More

Thank Leaner65
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in with a group of 5 business associate's and meal and service exceeded my expectations. Wide range of food and everyone in our party thought their meal was excellent. Wait staff while not overly experienced was extremely friendly and prompt.

Thank Joe L
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10 August 2017|
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Response from Burns57777 | Reviewed this property |
The are city lots and some street parking nearby.
19 January 2017|
Response from Andy B | Reviewed this property |
yes they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-2106
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  New Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 732-846-6153
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