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Rafferty's Restaurant & Bar

1939 Scottsville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42104-3303
+1 270-842-0123
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“prime rib” (43 reviews)
“salad” (99 reviews)
“steak” (57 reviews)
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1939 Scottsville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42104-3303
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rolled into town in the middle of the big early January snowstorm. Hotel called Rafferty's to see if they were open, yes! Only until 8pm though, closing early due to snow & ice. Made it by 7:30. Had the ribs; excellent & filling. Went back...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Raffertys is off Exit 22 of I-65 on Scottsville Road. It is across from the airport. Nice clean restaurant. Staff is friendly and efficient. A step up from, other casual restaurants. It is a part of a chain that also has locations in Lexington. Not...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rafferty's seems to always deliver quality food and service. I've not had a bad experience there. The prime rib is never a disappointment just make sure you go after 4 pm for it or on Sunday. My friend had the Sirloin steak and it was...More

Thank mysticmtnmama
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the open face Prime Rib good price 1/2" of Prime Rib just how I like it. In and out in about one hour service was great.

Thank G7327JYthomasf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of Bowling Green's favorites, this restaurant is know for many great dishes. I love their chicken salads, hamburgers, ribs, steaks, etc. Their warm croissant rolls are to die for. The only draw back is the tables are very close together and so you feel...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

We've eaten at Rafferty's many times because it doesn't disappoint. We get attentive servers each with a pleasant demeanor. The menu is broad enough to satiate our 6 yo and parents. They offer a military discount. If there is one area they can improve it...More

Thank Wunrundun
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We shared a salad, soup of the day, grilled porkchops, and mashed sweet potatoes. Yummy. I'd like to visit again and try their steaks.

Thank compost4all
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

EAT HERE! You will love it! It is a little expensive but worth it! Food and service is ALWAYS top notch! My favorite: Frisch salad (without artichoke hearts) served with honey mustard and hot bacon dressing! Oh, and the honey frizzed crescent rolls are to...More

Thank Dana M
Reviewed 22 December 2017

At lunch-time, quite loud... once the peak had passed, the volume level seemed more reasonable. The servers were friendly and flexible. The area where we waited before being seated was comfortable. The seats in the restaurant were comfortable as well. I had a soup and...More

Thank Thitherflit
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

1st time we'd ate therr..great food and service.just yesterday received a coupon for i think 5.00 off our next visit. .definitely heading to bowling Green soon to enjoy

Thank Lynn H
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Response from J H | Reviewed this property |
We went months ago and I didn't make the arrangements but I could have sworn someone in our group made reservations. We were a large party, however, and it was graduation night, so perhaps they only take reservations at... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1939 Scottsville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42104-3303
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bowling Green
  • Phone Number: +1 270-842-0123
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