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Petrock's Bar and Grille

419 Amwell Rd, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-1206
+1 908-359-2344
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (16 reviews)
“pierogies” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
419 Amwell Rd, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-1206
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plenty of healthy choices, great neighborhood environment. Long standing family business with attention to customer service.

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came in about 2pm for a late lunch. Not many people there, but they were obviously understaffed even so. The one waiter was friendly and helpful, but the service was slow. The food was OK -- edible and reasonably tasty, but nothing to write...More

Thank dtut
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a staple of Hillsborough, and has been family owned for two generations. The staff is outstanding, fun, and attentive. Their menu is inventive, with quality ingredients, large portions, and above all consistently good!

Thank cm0fficer
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Petrock's offers a large variety of selections at reasonable prices. Recently went on a Saturday night and enjoyed the seafood tacos, delicious burger and vegetable lasagna. It's a little noisy when the bar is full but that didn't detract from the overall experience. Staff was...More

Thank travelbug08502
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The restaurant and bar are quite good and right next to the liquor store so it's a one-stop shop if you need to stock up and would like to grab lunch or dinner too. There's a nice neighborhood atmosphere and it feels good to support...More

Thank William652
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Every time go for something to eat never really great food... okay sums it up... however weekend evenings atmosphere and vibe is what makes this place above other bars in the area

Thank mclisko
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Local bar, good crowd, good food. It's a Hillsborough hang-out. Kind of like Cheers! A nice place to go and hang out with your friends.

Thank Danielle D
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

After a long day of lacrosse games, we were hungry and had always heard good reviews from friends in The area. I called ahead and was told there was a short wait, but that my party of 7 could have the small private room if...More

Thank jark21
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Been going since the 1990's since it was the first smoke-less way back then and then discovered great food and service as was as the good selection of Draft beer which are my favorite.

Thank davandyke
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Quiet Local Place for Cocktails and A Small Dinner or Lunch Very Local and Tight Knit to the Area A Little Bland for Me

Thank George B
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Questions & Answers
Richard D
15 March 2015|
Response from 15gracie | Reviewed this property |
The black and blue burger with well done steak fries. My companion had a chicken quesedilla. She also had the signature applEtini. The food us quite good.
Richard D
15 March 2015|
Response from mikeshay321 | Reviewed this property |
I love the Melissa aka Buffalo chicken wrap, my wife loves their cheese burgers with sweet potatoe fries which are also great!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 Amwell Rd, Hillsborough, NJ 08844-1206
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 908-359-2344
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