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The Brass Rail

135 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-4658
+1 201-659-7074
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good46%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pub
$$ - $$$
135 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-4658
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

good food at bar and fine dining in bar room as well with tables and wait staff. try the weiss beer with rasberry sirup and lemon wedge, its great

Thank deicemanhfd1
Nancy G, Owner at The Brass Rail, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review. We really appreciate it and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

A party of 6 of us came in for Dinner on a Sunday night and it was pretty packed downstairs. We asked to be sat upstairs, which is a little more refined and has a more intimate, quiet feel. They obliged and we ascended the...More

Thank cyranotony
Reviewed 12 February 2017

If you are in a party state of mind this might be a good place to have a meal. If you are in a mood to have a conversation with friends, not so much. Food is decent and priced competitively relative to comparable restaurants in...More

Thank Aguiladeacero
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This is the place to come to for the variety of beers on tap. The list is extensive and almost every type is offered. Wines were a bit pricey. On the other hand the food ranges from average to worse. Our waitress warned us about...More

Thank njgramps
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Probably one of the best restaurants in Hoboken. I'm a city person so I do find Hoboken to be subpar.

Thank Travelswithlab
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Had dinner with my son who is attending nearby Stevens Institute. Had picked this place because we both are steak fans. I ordered the filet and it was very tender and tasty (although I asked for medium and was red in center even after I...More

Thank DDRDA99
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

It looks and sounds like a bar on the street level with 4 times more beer choices compared to wine offerings on the menu. So my food expectations were very low. I was pleasantly surprised with the taste of the food and presentation. We had...More

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We came here for a family function. The upstairs holds approximately 60 people. The staff was very attentive. The only complaint would be the length of time for items to come out. Alternatively, you can say that they certainly give you enough time to socialize....More

Thank Norjeff2
Reviewed 16 August 2016

OMG! You just have to try the Truffle Meatballs and Gnocchi with pancetta & mushrooms in a sherry cream. My husband and I were looking for ways to lick the bowl clean and still look cool.

Thank HaveCape_WillTravel
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Went there with my granddaughter for Restaurant week. Very pricey for what was offered. Salad came from a bag and was tasteless. Waited 30 minutes for dessert. Waitress did apologize but what was so complicated about prosecco sherbet???? It is a cute place but I...More

Thank megtaylor10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-4658
    (Corner of 2nd Street)
  • Public Transportation: 2 Blocks from the PATH Train Station and Ferry
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hoboken
  • Phone Number: +1 201-659-7074
  • E-mail
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