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Rose Alley Ale House

94 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7262
+1 508-858-5123
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good55%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (23 reviews)
“fried pickles” (4 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
94 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7262
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came on Game Day with both the Patriots and Sox playing. We wanted a cheering crowd and found it. Most patrons wore sport related clothing, a slow pitch softball team was celebrating their victory in the playoffs. So the raucous crowd and extremely loud...More

Thank Drbrooks4337
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Favorite place for drinks in New Bedford. The bar is clean, has great beer selection, and best of all the people are great. The food is good for bar food and it's hard not to fall in love with everyone. "Kegs and eggs" is tons...More

Thank Levi H
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Good burger and excellent service… We had dinner here before a concert - the burgers were very good, the onion rings were excellent and we liked the service. There was a group of about 12 of us, all out food came out at the same...More

Thank piccode
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Rose Alley offers limited outdoor patio seating bordering history and highway. Fun indoor vibe, good menu options, always fresh and reasonably priced. Servers are attentive and prompt, friendly and appreciative. Drinks are well-crafted, beers, ales, craft beers...all at the right temperature and time ! Great...More

Thank Elaine S
Reviewed 7 August 2017

LOVE the location of this bar- right on the historic waterfront of New Bedford, nestled between old buildings and cobblestones. Definitely worth it for the happy hour (yummy friend pickles).

Thank tuscanpro
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome place for craft brew. Customers and staff very friendly and helpful. Local favorite with great atmosphere. The bar has a laid-back vibe.

Thank Ben S
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We were here on the Fourth of July and the place was crowded. They sat us by the bar, which at first concerned us, but little did we know that the bartender is actually Captain America in an apron. Dude was ON IT. Got our...More

Thank AZSportyMom
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This was a surprisingly good little find in a town that didn't seem to have many places to eat. The food, drink, and service were basic but better than average.

Thank NorCalCraig
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We were walking around New Bedford and wanted a light meal for 4 and soft drinks. Lovely place as we sat outside. No Smoking allowed which is good when you have kids. Food good.

Thank 30Paul27
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Great night out, food is excellent, view is spectacular, house bands are great, try the many beers, they are awesome!

Thank greenehontz2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7262
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 508-858-5123
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