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Riley & Jake's

) #14 of 31 Restaurants in Clinton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹, American, Bar, Pub
1831 State Route 31, Clinton, NJ 08809-2018
+1 908-638-6983
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (8 reviews)
“fries” (12 reviews)
“pot stickers” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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1831 State Route 31, Clinton, NJ 08809-2018
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Reviews (91)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here in June, the food was just okay. Would definitely not go back here a second time, there's so many places that have better food. Nothing there is special... menu is not even that decent. Consider going somewhere else before you go here, if...More

Thank starlight33999
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I enjoyed the food and the atmosphere, they had some really good beers as well. the owner seems to be improving the place as well.

Thank danfras
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Great food at reasonable prices. Never had a bad meal here. Friendly owner and wait staff, good value for the cost. Highly recommend Riley and Jakes.

Thank mrsmwgo352
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here several times since moving to the area. As others have stated when the food is good, its good. When its not, its not. Consistency is an issue. Fortunately, my experiences have been more good than bad. That said, I am not...More

Thank BRN73
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

As a Hunterdon County native, I'll tell you that I love our local restaurants. I love the look and feel and I love the food. R&J's is no exception to this rule. Always great, high quality food and service. Highly recommend!

Thank HunterdonPaul
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We go for dinner here every few months. They have specials every now an again. Two for prime rib, one burger, one turkey dinner. Really good, drinks are priced average (beer $3.50, wine $6). We stay away from the dome area in back (usually too...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The place is in need of an update but the staff and owners are very pleasant. The food as far as burgers, quesadilla and flatbreads are good but the other things on the menu can be good or not. We go there regularly but sometimes...More

Thank Janet G
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The atmosphere was warm and invited lively discussions of past events. The food was very tasty and our waitress was very friendly and accommodating. We were never rushed and were able to relax and have fun..

Thank CriticKarl
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

For Octoberfest my wife and I to go out to eat. Wish we stayed home. Both meals were of poor quality, the sauerbraten was nothing more than dried beef with some tasteless sauce and the wurst sandwich that I request had pieces of wurst no...More

Thank Jack C
Reviewed 19 September 2016

While food is good the interior of this place desperately needs an update. Has a dirty, old, musty feel about it, though I do not believe it is dirty. They do a pretty decent business there, they need to put some of their money back...More

Thank Mouser8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1831 State Route 31, Clinton, NJ 08809-2018
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Clinton
  • Phone Number: +1 908-638-6983
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