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Rooney's

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££ - £££
American, Bar
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2641 Palm Bay Rd NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905-3523
+1 321-724-8520
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went to get the pork sandwich but it's no longer offered. Had the special of prime rib., Food was ok but expected a little better quality ( more fat than I'd like). It gets noisy but then again it is a bar . Friendly people and bar staff. Will try again in spite of hearing negative comments from neighbors. It's... More 

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Thank Dan B
Sebastian, Florida
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764 reviews
349 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 494 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've gone to Rooney's for years for their fish fry and always enjoyed it. We went last week and had a totally different experience. We waited for some time for our dinners. When they came, both looked very nice, with large, plump pieces of fish. The french fries were a little skimpy, but not a big deal as we had... More 

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Thank barbaragwen270
Central Florida
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Looks like a bar, but it's much more! Ate lunch here on a whim, to try something new. Can't believe I've overlooked it for 2 years (since working in the area)! Although the menu is pretty standard fare, it was just REALLY good! My burger was simply Excellent! Now I want to go back & try more things from the... More 

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Thank Aieeejo
Palm Bay, Florida
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Have been going to Rooney's since they opened back in the 80s. Has changed décor many times but always a great place for friends gathering and good food....fish fry on Friday's has always been good eats. A must place to go when you are in town.

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1 Thank pburke7
Melbourne, Florida
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

This is a very laid back restaurant. You can eat inside or outside. The staff is very friendly. You are made to,feel,like you are one of the family. The burgers are fantastic. And the beer is always cold.

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1 Thank Mary Z
Brevard County, Florida
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904 reviews
407 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The place appears dirty, grimy, and dingy. The menus are soiled with foodstuff. The seats need upgrading. Very little parking available. The food left much to be desired. Ordered the lunch special - it was horrible. Fish - with spice just dumped on top of it - not prepared in the flavors as advertised (lemon pepper). Couldn't eat it -... More 

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Thank Rita S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Met some really fun, interesting people at Rooney's and everyone was so friendly. Had a delicious quesadilla that was fully stuffed. A friend enjoyed the fried shrimp dinner. The clam chowder was fresh, loaded with clams and had a wonderful flavor. The servers were friendly, and everyone there seemed to have a good time. Will definitely be going back.

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2 Thank Carolyn R
Melbourne, Florida
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Rooney's is a fun, easy going, comfortable place for lunch, dinner or just a few drinks. Lots I f smiling faces and good regular peopke. Karaoke is fun and entertaining.

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2 Thank Patricia F
Palm Bay
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been coming here for years and we enjoy the food and the fact that you can eat indoor or outdoor. The staff is very friendly , and not a long wait time for food.

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2 Thank Tina S
Palm Bay, Florida
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Been there for years, we and other people have been going for 12 of those years and the service, quality of food for the price have been above excellent. We have ordered things from a deluxe cheeseburger w/fries(special purchase fries included) to steak and fish dinners. All were absolutely delicious. Also we have had birthday parties and anniversary parties that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2641 Palm Bay Rd NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905-3523
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Palm Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 321-724-8520

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Brevard County, Florida
Mogadore, Ohio
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?