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JJ Raffertys

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Nice casual restaurant and pub

We enjoyed coming here for a casual pub like meal. I had a half rack of ribs which could have... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Carolyn K
Tucson, Arizona
Welcoming staff & consistently good food

Rafferty's always has an upbeat staff & they change up their menu periodically so there is always... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Saratoga Springs, New York
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7 Sep 2018
“Nice casual restaurant and pub”
22 Aug 2018
“Welcoming staff & consistently good food”
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847 New Loudon Rd, Latham, NY 12110-2106
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

We enjoyed coming here for a casual pub like meal. I had a half rack of ribs which could have passed for a full rack. My husband had a fish wrap which he also liked.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Carolyn K
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Rafferty's always has an upbeat staff & they change up their menu periodically so there is always something new. Good pricing, too.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kristen180
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We were there on a Wednesday in early May. It was one of the first really nice nights weather-wise. The restaurant inside was pretty empty and the outside patio was more full. Since it was a nice night we chose to eat outside. We were...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The patio is basically on art 9, a very busy, noisy road. The service is always poor. The servers are slow, inattentive, and seem unhappy. Food is average- not awful, but not great. Usually have live entertainment or DJ on weekends and there is always...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Mary Ann M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

.JJ Raffertys is locally owned. They have a very large outdoor dining area, with awnings and umbrellas. Service is always friendly and timely. Very good variety on menu. Great for lunch and dinner, with entertainment on weekends. Only restaurant I know of that has a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank onthemohawk
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Stopped in just for a couple of beers before returning to hotel. Appetizers seemed a bit expensive, or we would have added one. There is an outdoor seating area, but near highway. Interior, beer selection nothing special. 2 beers with tip, $12.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank rich and linda s
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Good choices for bar food. Lunchtime was pleasantly quiet too! The server was friendly and efficient.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank jdooley51
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Ate here twice this year, first visit brought us back with friends. Second visit wasn't as good, may not be back. Food service took a while to be brought to us - one plate was not hot, just warm. This Saturday afternoon visit was not...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank peter p
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

These are awesome. One of the best deals on their menu. The service is very good and the waitresses have always been efficient yet friendly. We go there about once a month. Also, recommend trying the daily specials...they are worth trying.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank yrag165
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Raffertys is a popular restaurant for locals, and has great food, particularly the burgers and chicken parm. It is also one of the few places remaining in the area that gives you a birthday dinner if you present ID showing it's the day of or...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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