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The Shepard and the Knucklehead Pub

529 Belmont Ave, Haledon, NJ 07508-1627
+1 973-942-8666
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (11 reviews)
“craft beer” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 2:00 am Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
529 Belmont Ave, Haledon, NJ 07508-1627
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What do you really need from a bar? Good food and a full bar. But this place has the most beers on tap than any other bar in NJ. Clean and fun.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Alex W
Reviewed 1 October 2018

For the past two decades I have found respite and reward here at "the Shepherd..." As part of the OG crew that went in there after class or after rehearsal or after a breakup or while in love, this is the place. I miss the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jersey D
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Went for a quick dinner on a rainy Tuesday night. Was lucky to grab last spot in parking area (only reason this is not a five star rating/limited off street parking) Walked in and sat at bar and was warmly greeted by bartender (and by...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Walter S
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

I had drove 6+ hours in the pouring rain from VA, checked into my hotel and wanted a bite to eat with some craft beer. The craft beer selection is good, but I ordered my veggie burger with fries and after 30 min and several...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Thatonebeergirl
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We came in for a quick bite. When we left we could hardly wait to come back. The variety was tremendous. Very good tacos and BBQ pork sandwich better than the south. Even the French fries were superb. We started with a gourmet quality lobster...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank bill19742015
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

They have an interesting craft beer selection. This location does not offer the craft cocktail menu that they have at their Hoboken location. Their poutine was tasty - although I missed the presence of cheese curds. Be prepared to wait 40 minutes or more for...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Alan304
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Have been pretty excited to try this place out. Decided to order from ubereats. Burgers were supposed to come cooked medium but came burnt well done that just fell apart instantly. It was disgusting, had to throw it out after a few bites. Also ordered...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank danielal632
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Let me start by saying, hands down, this would be a 5 star review if not for the poor parking. So grab an uber or take one car and enjoy some of the best beers north Jersey has to offer. Beers for every connoisseur, coupled...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank jayc53
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

I had the buffalo chicken wrap and fries. I’ve also had grilled chicken Caesar salad and rice. Good alcohol too. Great place for a night out with friends.

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank Arslan D
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We enjoy going here due to last selection of beer. A great place for our guys night out. Enjoy sampling the beer. Friendly staff. Parking is very limited.

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank GregLynnM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 529 Belmont Ave, Haledon, NJ 07508-1627
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Haledon
  • Phone Number: +1 973-942-8666
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