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R.S. Jones

$$ - $$$American, ,
153 Merrick Ave, Merrick, NY 11566-3491
+1 516-378-7177
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chili” (4 reviews)
“ribs” (4 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Southwestern, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
153 Merrick Ave, Merrick, NY 11566-3491
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 16 August 2017

I had heard a lot of nice things about the place but found the food medium to poor grade. Nothing really special.

Thank ebochynski
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent place, good food, polite wait staff and slamming chocolate martini. Bring your appetite portions are large.

Thank Tamara22
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We absolutely love this place. The atmosphere is warm and inviting, the folks there are top notch and the food is wonderful. If you are in the mood for some great comfort food and live country music then this is the place for you.

Thank Vines T
Reviewed 20 February 2017

4 of us went for birthday celebration and it was wonderful! Good location, friendly staff, live music and great food, what more can i ask for? It was a memorable night! Thanks RS Jones!

Thank GracieLou9
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Went for first time for a birthday dinner. They've been there for a long time so thought it should be ok. Never again. There was a whole cricket in my daughters water and they didn't even really apologize or offer anything to try and make...More

Thank Pamela K
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Went here after some shopping with my bride. Wasnt expecting much but was pleasantly surprised. Superb nachos, awesome chili and corn bread, mac and cheese awesome and ribs out of town.!! Service was a bit wacky but pleasant. Live music

Thank muddyrts
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Our friends turned my husband and I onto this fun restaurant. My husband LOVES spicy food and I am pretty boring when it comes flavor. He had the Jalepeno pie for an appetizer and the RSJ Burger. He really enjoyed both. I had the wedge...More

Thank DK1LongIsland_NY
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Delicious food, fun atmosphere, caring staff. I go for the sweet potato pancakes with homemade apple butter, and the smashed potatoes. But most of all info for the six shooter, which is the tastiest marinated skirt steak! Neighborhood favorite.

Thank travelerml
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This very well could have been the exception at R.S. Jones, but it's just my honest experience. I came here with a guest on a Thursday night. It was past 8pm and still had a very good crowd. There was a singer who sang standard...More

Thank TheMaskedwriter
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has been around for many years and as soon as you walk in, you will know why! RS Jones is a wonderful place- southwest funky decor with all sorts of knickknacks and personal photos. Everyone who steps through their doorway feels like they...More

Thank Susan S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Southwestern, Bar, Barbecue
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 153 Merrick Ave, Merrick, NY 11566-3491
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Merrick
  • Phone Number: +1 516-378-7177
  • E-mail
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