HOME > Chowhound > Outer Boroughs >
Are you making a specialty food? Tell us about it

Does any one know about the Rolling Roast...it's a food truck or restaurant in Queens?

d18black Nov 30, 2007 01:15 PM


  1. DM0619 Jan 8, 2009 02:11 PM

    Roll 'n' Roaster is on Emmons Ave in Brooklyn Sheapshead Bay area Awesome food. Perfect 10 .

    1. d
      davidr1234 Nov 30, 2007 03:54 PM

      Do you mean Roll 'n' Roaster, one of South Brooklyn's venerable Roast Beef establishments?


      A couple of years back they made a foray into Manhattan with a branch on Third Ave near Webster Hall, I assume with appeal to visiting Brooklynites., It didn't last that long.
      Based in Sheepshead Bay, its analogs woud Be Brennan and Carr, maybe John's deli and Clemente's.. not really in the same league as those. closer to Arby's..Which in my book isn't really an insult.

      1 Reply
      1. re: davidr1234
        MrsT Nov 30, 2007 04:10 PM

        They also tried to open a couple of Roll and Roaster's in various locations in Staten Island, one by the mall and on on Hylan Blvd. Both didn't last.

        I personally always liked Roll and Roaster sandwiches better than Brennan and Carr, but was always more partial to Brennan and Carr's fries.

      Show Hidden Posts