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Runyon's

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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3928 Merrick Rd, Seaford, NY 11783-2825 (Jackson Avenue)
+1 516-221-2112
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Today
11:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri 11:30 - 00:00
Sat 11:30 - 01:00
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

This is one of those places that you live around the area you need to check out the food here is your traditional American fare nothing fancy the staff here is very nice and they have a good bar scene late night

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Thank Robert K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

This is the kind of place that every town deserves to have at least one of the atmosphere is just right it is very casual and very friendly here I will come to this place whenever the occasion arises

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Thank Aaron G
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

25 years and we keep going back. Great bar! The restaurant has great food, although we do prefer to eat at the bar. Wonderful soups (Seafood bisque!). Great burgers and terrific house steak. Everything is always done well!

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1 Thank Juliasdad
NY
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Runyon's has been around forever! The staff is excellent and really tends to the table. Booths are all private so you can't see everyone else and you can hear and enjoy the conversation at your table. Food is good pub food, wine list could use a few good choices... but who goes to a pub for good wine, lol!

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Thank NyTravelingchick
Massapequa, New York
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Great food great Bar tenders you can also play the hourse they have Off track betting available also great place to go see event Super bowl, kentucky derby always has some sort of theme for these events

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Thank j0hnL54
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Have stopped here on several occasions after driving home sober. It is the most friendliest neighborhood bar and restaurant to enjoy. We are strangers here but the customers always are outgoing but respectfull. No agenda but friendly smiles. Food is great here as well.

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Thank Glenn M
New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Local bar where you run into friends, neighbors and family. The restaurant has a cozy feel and the menu has something for everyone.

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1 Thank lollygal
Jericho, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Runyon's is not in our neighborhood - we live on the north shore, but whenever we want to get together with friends on the south shore for a casual dinner with great food, great people who work there, and a place that will not break the bank....we come to Runyon's. The food is always so good, especially their burgers (they've... More 

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Merrick, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

My friend and I took a much needed night out. The dinner and service was excellent. We had not been here in a long time. I was pleasantly surprised to see they still put a crudite dish on the table. We had salads that were large and fresh. The grilled chicken was perfectly cooked.

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Thank annews9
Oceanside, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

We just closed on our house and the lawyer suggested going right down the street to Runyons for lunch. It was a dark pub with music perhaps a tiny bit too loud. We were seated in a booth which was surprisingly bright. Our waitress, Christine, was top notch. At 3:30 I think we were her only customers and she really... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3928 Merrick Rd, Seaford, NY 11783-2825
    (Jackson Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Walking distance from the Seaford train station.(LIRR) MTA bus stop just 3 doors away
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Seaford
  • Phone Number: +1 516-221-2112
Description
Step into Runyon's and you'll quickly forget about the cars cruising along Merrick Road just outside. Half of Runyon's is a bar large enough to accommodate two or three softball teams and a popcorn machine. The other half is an informal seafood restaurant and grill with cozy booths. There are plenty of options if you just want something to nosh on with your beer; not just wings and chili, but more exotic choices like kung po squid and fried brie. A signature item is the pizetta, prepared with clams, buffalo-style chicken, spinach or pesto, stone-baked on a seasoned pita. There is also a slew of seafood, steaks, burgers, sandwiches and pasta selections, all satisfactory enough for former Newsday/Long Island Press columnist Ed Lowe to mention the place in his essays whenever he gets the chance. -- J. Gidman Zumpano

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?