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Roll-n-roaster

#209 of 4,465 Restaurants in Brooklyn
Certificate of Excellence
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2901 Emmons Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11235-2211
+1 718-769-6000
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 03:00
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Connecticut
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82 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here with a local and certainly enjoyed it. I had the roast beef sandwich and cheese fries. Both are very good. The fries and round which is different and had a good flavor. The place is very busy but interesting. It is very clean and if you spend over a certain amount the give you a free pizza.... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

You walk up to the counter and some friendly person is ready to take your order. Stand back from the counter and read the great menu carefully! It really doesn't matter what you do order, everything I've tried so far has been wonderful! Personal size pizza was perfect for my grandson and I, the fries with cheese sauce are a... More 

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1 Thank LynnieMmm0
Syracuse, NY
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70 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Really good sandwiches, pizza & burgers. I had the sirloin sandwich - awesome. Everyone in our family had great things to say about their meal, I just forgot what they each had - but it was all good & a free pizza to take back to hotel for later !

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Thank ondagawood
Brooklyn, New York
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

From roast beef and fries to a westernburger...and has a few healthy choices on the menu like salad w grilled chicken and steamed veges...something for everyone....can get busy but the lines move...they also serve wine, beer, ice cream and apple pie!

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Thank turk6172016
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Food was good but difficult to decide what to order because the menu isn't very descriptive. The roll was delicious and the roast beef was freshly cut, moist and yummy.

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Thank Damara B
Staten Island, New York
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200 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

We stop here after going to see the lights in Dyker. It is an annual tradition. The roast beef and cheese is always the best, and they are large sandwiches. If we would not eat at L&B beforehand, I could probably demolish two sandwiches. Service staff can be terse, but hey it's Brooklyn. Plenty of seating and parking. Lemonade is... More 

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Thank Pietrosmom
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

First order the fried chicken we don't have it second-order the panini French dip we don't have it 3rd order hot roast beef except it wasn't hot it was cold couldn't get it right at all no quality control

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Thank Frank F
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

They're famous for their Roast Beef and Cheese, Cheese Burgers, Cheese Fries and their Cheese in general among other tasty food.

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Thank Lance W
Sicily, Italy
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Remind me of grade school cafeteria lunches. . No flavor , soggy. This is not roast beef. But if u like cheap... this is for you. Ugg

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Thank linda k
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The food was fresh. It's been there a very long time. The lines can get long but it goes pretty quick.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2901 Emmons Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11235-2211
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-769-6000

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