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Things to do in Rahway

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Bar
“Neighborhood sports bar/restaurant with huge screens everywhere - friendly vibe & good food - great inexpensive entrees, steaks, fajitas, salads, etc.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
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“10 Minute Walk: Italian mainstay offering pasta & classic fare in a spacious, white-tablecloth dining room with bar.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
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“12 Minute Walk: Local lounge with Cuban fare & mojitos, plus DJs spinning on Friday & Saturday nights with dancing.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“7 blocks | 0.5 miles away - This little place is my favorite Peruvian restaurant in the area. All the dishes are great, esp. the pollo a la brasa & lomo saltado (get it montado!). Bring a doggie bag!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“12 Minute Walk: Restaurant by train station in a 19th-century home with American fare & a classy, subdued setting.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Museum
“I have yet to visit this place, but I drive by it almost every day. They have tours every Tuesday. They're open every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, and also on either Saturday or Sunday depending on the week.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“5 Minute Drive/Walking Distance: Fun, visually appealing Mexican Restaurant”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“5 Minute Walk: Major entertainment venue: musical, comedy, theatrical shows. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“Great park for running, picnicking, kids' jungle gyms, and enjoying the lovely outdoor swimming pool when in season.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Walking Distance: Famous for it's super thin crust pizza and home-cooked Italian fare!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“5 Minute Drive: Old school Stewart Root Beer hamburger joint with CAR HOPS!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Establishment
  • 1 local recommends
Store
“Two rail lines go through this station, so no matter what time you get here, a train heading to NYC will arrive shortly. You can also take the North Jersey Coast Line south (the opposite direction of NYC) to go to the shore.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Eastern European Restaurant
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“10 Minute Drive: Rustic restaurant delivering hearty, traditional European meals ranging from pierogi to pasta.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Bar
“Neighborhood sports bar/restaurant with huge screens everywhere - friendly vibe & good food - great inexpensive entrees, steaks, fajitas, salads, etc.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“10 Minute Walk: Italian mainstay offering pasta & classic fare in a spacious, white-tablecloth dining room with bar.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“12 Minute Walk: Local lounge with Cuban fare & mojitos, plus DJs spinning on Friday & Saturday nights with dancing.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“12 Minute Walk: Restaurant by train station in a 19th-century home with American fare & a classy, subdued setting.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“7 blocks | 0.5 miles away - This little place is my favorite Peruvian restaurant in the area. All the dishes are great, esp. the pollo a la brasa & lomo saltado (get it montado!). Bring a doggie bag!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“5 Minute Drive/Walking Distance: Fun, visually appealing Mexican Restaurant”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Walking Distance: Famous for it's super thin crust pizza and home-cooked Italian fare!”
  • 2 locals recommend

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