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Roll-n-roaster

#256 of 4,506 Restaurants in Brooklyn
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2901 Emmons Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11235-2211
+1 718-769-6000
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11:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 03:00
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Brooklyn, New York
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Consistently good, their roast beef sandwiches will always satisfy. You can have it several different ways too. And cheese is available on everything!

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Thank C S
Land O Lakes, Florida
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45 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have been going here for over thirty years and when in New York still stop and visit. My favorite is the turkey with cheese. Another must is the french fries with cheese. Roast Beef and Burgers are good too.The help behind the counter usually has a lot to be desired.

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Thank hands34639
New York City, New York
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45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I visit family in Brooklyn this is where we go for a quick dinner with kids. The food and decor are the same as it was years ago. We usually order chicken fingers and french fries for the kids and I usually have a roast beef with onion rings and cheese. The kids enjoy it except for the fries... More 

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Thank LPG4
Coastal South Carolina, South Carolina
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The hamburger was awful. It had zero juice/ fat / taste cooked out of it. The only Taste came from the ketchup and mustard. No tomatoes. No lettuce. No pickles. No mayonnaise. The fries were good. I would not eat there again.

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Thank C A
Connecticut
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86 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We went here with a local and certainly enjoyed it. I had the roast beef sandwich and cheese fries. Both are very good. The fries and round which is different and had a good flavor. The place is very busy but interesting. It is very clean and if you spend over a certain amount the give you a free pizza.... More 

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1 Thank TheMacsfiveplus1
Sarasota, Florida
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

You walk up to the counter and some friendly person is ready to take your order. Stand back from the counter and read the great menu carefully! It really doesn't matter what you do order, everything I've tried so far has been wonderful! Personal size pizza was perfect for my grandson and I, the fries with cheese sauce are a... More 

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1 Thank LynnieMmm0
Syracuse, NY
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70 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Really good sandwiches, pizza & burgers. I had the sirloin sandwich - awesome. Everyone in our family had great things to say about their meal, I just forgot what they each had - but it was all good & a free pizza to take back to hotel for later !

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Thank ondagawood
Brooklyn, New York
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

From roast beef and fries to a westernburger...and has a few healthy choices on the menu like salad w grilled chicken and steamed veges...something for everyone....can get busy but the lines move...they also serve wine, beer, ice cream and apple pie!

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Thank turk6172016
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Food was good but difficult to decide what to order because the menu isn't very descriptive. The roll was delicious and the roast beef was freshly cut, moist and yummy.

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Thank Damara B
Staten Island, New York
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209 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We stop here after going to see the lights in Dyker. It is an annual tradition. The roast beef and cheese is always the best, and they are large sandwiches. If we would not eat at L&B beforehand, I could probably demolish two sandwiches. Service staff can be terse, but hey it's Brooklyn. Plenty of seating and parking. Lemonade is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2901 Emmons Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11235-2211
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-769-6000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?