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Old Man Rafferty's

284 US Highway 206, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-4690
+1 908-904-9731
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good42%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (12 reviews)
“salads” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
284 US Highway 206, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-4690
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is certainly not a 4 or 5 star restaurant but neither is the price. You can get a nice meal with good quality for a reasonable cost. I recommend it for people wanting something better than a diner but not wanting to go fancy....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have come here a few times and haven't had a bad meal. I think they have good sandwiches and a great atmosphere. The staff is friendly and the service is usually pretty good. I enjoyed their chicken parmesan and their salads. Although the food...More

Thank Deanne E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable atmosphere, attentive and friendly staff and extensive menu all add to the quality food you'll receive here. We've been on and off coming to Rafferty's for years and have watched them perfect their craft. Well done. Q

Thank Katherine B
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Went to celebrate birthday.. very accommodating to our needs for making table in perfect location and set up with balloons that we earlier gave to them... staff always polite and fast service...

Thank mclisko
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here after day of soccer. I had Black Russian with warm home made potato chips ( to die for!)....1 daughter had turkey wrap (enough for 2 teens) and other daughter had grilled cheese (you pick cheese and bread type)....this all stuffed us but we...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Hidden away just off Route 206 is Old Man Rafferty's. I first began to dine at the original Rafferty's over 30 years ago that was located on Easton Ave in New Brunswick. I have gone mostly to the location in Hillsborough for the last 20...More

Thank roykb
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Went on a Saturday nite with 2 other families. Asked for 3 separate checks. 2 days later one family called to say they had been overcharged. Check my credit card and found the total of all 3 checks had been charged to me! Went to...More

Thank alfredma2017
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I live in the area and have always passed but this place but have never been in until now. I'm usually hesitant with trying new places but decided to give it a try. Usually since being so young my significant other and I are often...More

Thank Daniela L
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Excellent Place for Any Occassion.. Cocktails , Dinner Always a Favorite. Staff and Servive is Excellent and The Outside Bar in the Summer is A great Place for Pizza and Drinks

Thank George B
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Sat at the bar for lunch as we often do. Jack the bartender gave us great travel information since we were on a road trip to Northwestern Jersey just to poke around. He was friendly and attentive and busy concocting drinks for the several other...More

Thank B J
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4 December 2016|
Response from Jim C | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if they have one. Have only been there for lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 284 US Highway 206, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-4690
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 908-904-9731
  • E-mail
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