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Rafferty's Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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162 Old Hickory Blvd, Jackson, TN 38305-2566
+1 731-664-8118
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Jackson, Tennessee
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69 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ordered the appetizer nachos and chef salad. The nachos were fully loaded with everything you would expect and the salad was fresh and well presented. We took home half the salad for supper. Blue cheese dressing was a dollar upgrade, not much, but from the taste, I'm not sure it was merited. Note to manager: rethink that. Service on... More 

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Thank bevhearn
Jackson, Tennessee
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Everything on the menu is good, they have great dirty martinis, friendly staff and a good central location. Not in the busy well traveled part of town

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Thank tammynanney63
Jackson, Tennessee
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Rafferty's for over 28 years. They have the best dessert in Jackson TN - my opinion of course. Try the Apple Walnut Crunch! We go just to get that!

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Thank Brian C
Jackson, Tennessee
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88 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent menu, great service. The appetizers are great. My favorite is the Buffalo chicken mac n cheese. Their chicken strips are delicious and burgers are pretty good as well.

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Thank Dustin J
Camden, Tennessee
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Food was well prepared and served right away. Service was adequate especially with the number of people in the restaurant. Price is a little high but willing to pay on occasion.

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Thank Bobby H
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174 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband enjoyed a nice romantic dinner away from the kids last week. The food was Amazing, our waiter was very professional. Restaurant was clean and cozy. Would definitely be back

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Thank SavedByGrace09
Georgia
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86 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to a Rafferty's, and we will certainly go to one the next we have the opportunity. It was a week night, so they weren't busy & we were very promptly seated & waited on, and our waiter continued to do an excellent job throughout our meal. We shared an appetizer of fried mushrooms and enjoyed... More 

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Thank Rambling--Tourist
Jackson, Tennessee
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39 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

They have been here a long time which tells you how goos they are. There overall quality is consistent and hard to beat. They have great menu items and they stick with them so you can have them any time you like. Great place to meet a friend or do a little business

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Thank mrkitchn
Smyrna, Tennessee
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85 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Wait help and food excellent. Steak was tender and flavorful. Do try the hot bacon salad dressing. Place is worth trying. One recommendation ..... tell host to not parade older folks to back of restaurant.

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Thank drmurphy1
Dallas
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278 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

They brag about their potato soup and they're right - it was outstanding. I was sorry I only ordered a cup - go for the bowl. He liked his burger. I had their chicken salad plate with fruit. The fruit was mostly melon which was mostly not ripe enough and not very sweet. The chicken salad was unusual: The meat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 162 Old Hickory Blvd, Jackson, TN 38305-2566
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 731-664-8118

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