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Loved their impossible burger with ...
Loved their impossible burger with sweet potato fries! The ambience with great beer brewing vats and a long thoughtfully kit bar, the place invites you in for a welcoming.
I found the service tip top too. Plenty of smiles and quick effective serves keep all happy.
Jonathan K. via yelp.com - Oct 17, 2019
What a find on our way home to ...
What a find on our way home to NJ after a camping trip in Pottsville!! We were passing through looking for a restaurant that was open on a Monday in PA, who knew that would be such a challenge! I came across Kutztown Tavern on Yelp so we turned off the highway and went to check it out. I didn't know it was a brewery as well. It had a ... read more
Nicole P. via yelp.com - Oct 14, 2019
Enjoyable
Visited here with friends on two occasions in the past 6 months. Had a Portabella burger first time, Beef hamburger the second. Both burgers were good, but GREASY! Portions were HUGE. I would have preferred a somewhat smaller burger and smaller fry portions. At least...More ... read more
ofannod via tripadvisor.com - Oct 11, 2019
Good food
The food was good but a bit pricey for what you get. Service was quite and just ok. Very busy place hard to get your waitress to stop. But she was friendly.
trooperdeb via tripadvisor.com - Oct 11, 2019
It was okay
Went here on a Tuesday afternoon for lunch. We got here around 1:30 and they weren’t real busy. Our waitress was friendly and took our drink orders. First thing I noticed was that none of the sandwiches come with French Fries just chips. If you...More ... read more
RonO446 via tripadvisor.com - Oct 9, 2019
Fun little college town brewery frequented bý locals
The Kutztown Tavern has been a staple in this college town for close to two decades. It is a roomy restaurant with a large bar and daily specials. The beer is very good, and there is a relatively wide variety, plus a seasonal brew. I...More ... read more
vanhoskier via tripadvisor.com - Oct 8, 2019
Hit the spot
First time here. Turkey panini hit the spot. Young staff but did fine. Also had a beer flight. Chocolate desert was tasty and feeds 3-4.
Catlvrpa via tripadvisor.com - Oct 6, 2019
Food was fresh, good sized portions and tasted wonderful. Staff was super friendly and even on a very busy Saturday night, service was prompt.
Allison Clark via google.com - Sep 29, 2019
Nice little brewery with a good tavern menu... College town atmosphere...
One Friday around noon, my wife and I were looking for a place to eat before we started touring some of the wineries in Berks County. We had eaten at the Kutztown Tavern years ago and decided to go back. The interior had been modernized...More ... read more
S4Audi via tripadvisor.com - Sep 27, 2019
Just ok
Clean and fresh, with a wide variety of menu items. But not great service. They forgot the appetizer we ordered. Had to ask twice to get our flight of beers. Won't go out of our way to go there again....
G7089FJcarolt via tripadvisor.com - Sep 25, 2019
Good college town stop
Decided to try this as it’s easy walking distance from Kutztown University. Good food. Plenty of variety in menu choices. Small town brewery with plenty of options and a sampling choice too. Service was average — a little slow and not overly crowded at the...More ... read more
DBGmichaelsPA via tripadvisor.com - Sep 23, 2019
Went here for a late night sandwich ...
Went here for a late night sandwich with my wife.  Nice atmosphere.  Sat at the bar.  Staff was friendly.  Food was good - had the French Steak sandwich, wife had the pulled pork.  Great sweet potato fries.  Beer selection was good.  Their draft IPA was fine.  Recommend.
Frank K. via yelp.com - Sep 16, 2019
Our server (Grace) was excellent. Very friendly, helpful w/menu selections and also a very efficient server. The food was excellent. It was served in a timely fashion, our food was hot, ad ordered and delicious. We hadn't been here in quite some time and were reminded that it's definitely worth the trip for us. We'll be back real ... read more
Linda Parker-Ventura via google.com - Sep 8, 2019
BACON CHEESEBURGER MEATLOAF! Beef ...
BACON CHEESEBURGER MEATLOAF! Beef and pork meatloaf with bacon, cheese and onion straws on top. It was VERY good and the onion straws balanced out the flavors perfectly. Had a side of tasteful garlic mashed potatoes and some well cooked broccoli. Nice industrial atmosphere. Will go back to try some other dishes.
Jamie I. via yelp.com - Sep 2, 2019
Normally a 4, but tonight the service was mediocre. Wings were broken, like from the bottom of a bag. Kids meals come with a side, but apparently this excludes kids pasta.
Walter Johnson via google.com - Sep 1, 2019
Been there several times oner the ...
Been there several times oner the last several year.  It's ok, nothing to rave about food wise.  They need a electrician to check there lighting.  The flashing table light are a distraction to the dining experience.
Richard B. via yelp.com - Aug 18, 2019
Great food but paid $15 for a chicken Caesar salad that didn't have enough lettuce. Overpriced and not enough.
Sarah Berger via google.com - Aug 14, 2019
very good lunch
stopped by for a quick lunch while visiting the university..great selection of beers, cowboy burger was cooked perfect, and the panini's were excellent also....friendly and attentive wait staff ... read more
baron13 via tripadvisor.com - Jul 31, 2019
Been here several times and always good!
This is a great place to come for beer flights or even if you are not really a beer drinker, because the food has always been good every time I have been here. Most recently, we stopped for dinner and had a small plate of...More ... read more
LoriH438 via tripadvisor.com - Jul 21, 2019
Never Know What To Expect
Eat here maybe two or three times a year. I want to like this place more, but something stops that from happening. Their meatloaf is very good, and there are a few other decent options on the menu, but other things I have tried I...More ... read more
RaceTrackHunter via tripadvisor.com - Jul 10, 2019
Good food. Beer was OK
Had a family lunch here so we got seated easily. I really liked the atmosphere - a great mix of the old architecture with modern touches. The service was good (but, again, it was very empty). Everyone enjoyed their food quite a bit. I ordered...More ... read more
Jesse K via tripadvisor.com - Jul 6, 2019
Been here a couple of times now ...
Been here a couple of times now and this place is just fantastic. So many different options and everyone in my family always enjoys their meal. Staff is always friendly and a big assortment of beers that they brew themself. There's always something anyone could find and enjoy. The atmosphere here is great too.
Andrew S. via yelp.com - Jul 4, 2019
Very good food and beer
The bratwurst special fabulous and the Reuben Sandwich was excellent. My husband tried the beer and thought it was wonderful. Our waitress was very knowledgeable about the food and beer choices. I was great that she knew that the sausage had been from a local...More ... read more
tipper22 via tripadvisor.com - Jun 30, 2019
Great Find!
Great brews, food and service! This was a road trip find that did not disappoint! Try the blueberry lager....
rachelbU512LC via tripadvisor.com - Jun 21, 2019
Disappointing, used to be better, interesting menu but average tavern fare, average execution.
It gives me no pleasure to write a less than complimentary review. Sometimes tavern fare is creative and well executed - and sometimes it isn't. Kutztown Tavern is in the latter group. First a few positive notes: One, my server (I believe her name was...More ... read more
basherte via tripadvisor.com - Jun 12, 2019
I decided to give the Kutztown Tavern a second chance after a bad first experience years ago. My recent visit was the exact opposite of my first visit. I enjoyed two different, very tasty, dark beers and ate an excellent Fish and Chips. Prices seemed pretty typical of area brew pubs. Nice modern atmosphere. I would recommend stopping ... read more
Doug Reinert via google.com - May 25, 2019
Great seating and dining room.
Great seating and dining room.  Semi-upscale in a classic Pennsylvania brick building.  Sofas (!) and big window view of downtown Kutztown.  Really nice college restaurant for students and families.  Probably pretty hopping at night, I would imagine.
Ryan R. via yelp.com - May 19, 2019
Very good foof ... read more
Veronica Lowe via google.com - May 1, 2019
Alway good food and service.
Mary E via google.com - May 1, 2019
Great food. Menu was full of choices! Family restaurant. Amazing beer!!
Barb Golden via google.com - Apr 28, 2019
Was at young ones ... read more
Steve Sward via google.com - Apr 27, 2019
This is one of my favorite spots ...
This is one of my favorite spots for lunch dates with the girls or dinner with friends. So many awesome specials and great normal menu variety. My only complaint is that they need to bring back Dutch fries as a side. I don't care for any of the French fry choices that they decided to switch to. My normal go to is either the tuna sala ... read more
Amy J. via yelp.com - Apr 24, 2019
Good food and very good beer. My kind of place.
Mark Riegel via google.com - Apr 20, 2019
Food was excellent! A $3.50 up ...
Food was excellent! A $3.50 up charge for fries with your burger. The ipa was very good.
Sandy P. via yelp.com - Apr 13, 2019
Awesome ... read more
Francisco Melendez via google.com - Apr 12, 2019
The pizza was super good. We will be back for more.
Carmelina Pinkard via google.com - Apr 2, 2019
Very good. Nice beer selection and beer pretzels available. Good sandwiches, and nice atmosphere and friendly staff ... read more
Dianne Snyder via google.com - Mar 22, 2019
Good service, decent food, easy.
Ruth Darling via google.com - Mar 21, 2019
Nice space, good food
The Tavern is a great place for lunch. The menu is diverse, the service is good and the food is delicious. All this with good timing for good lunch with associates or friends. The salads and sandwiches are good but my favorite is the seafood...More ... read more
dpapman via tripadvisor.com - Mar 19, 2019
Great food and beer, we've never been disappointed!
Monkey 13 via google.com - Mar 17, 2019
Kutztown Tavern. Is. The. Best ...
Kutztown Tavern. Is. The. Best. place. In. The. Entire world. NO JOKE BRO. Wings are so good and paninis are the best!! Excellent service and cool ambiance! love love Kutztown Tavern.  I seriously live 1.5 hours away and drive here every weekend. This addiction has led to family drama, but it's all worth it (jk, but I love this place ... read more
Jessica B. via yelp.com - Mar 15, 2019
We visited on a Tuesday night. It wasn't crowded at all. Only 3 other tables in the entire place were filled. Service was quick and friendly. It was burger night which you get 50% off of a 2nd burger. Food was really good and they do give you quite a bit. It's definitely worth trying.
JJB 632116 via google.com - Mar 5, 2019
Celebrated my daughter's 21st birthday. Jennifer was great!!! The stuffed salmon was out of this world. The place is huge. Everyone has to try this place. Definitely going back.
Ruth Borgia via google.com - Feb 27, 2019
Very good food.
Henry Nalence via google.com - Feb 25, 2019
Service, food, beer, other customers were all great!
John Smith via google.com - Feb 20, 2019
Its really nice for a drink, not overcrowded and the steampunk aesthetic is charming. I appreciate that they serve all local liqueur. They're attached to the Kutztown Tavern so anything available there is also available in the tasting room.
Cassie Harter via google.com - Feb 15, 2019
service was great... very young... very loud.... burgers were ok ... read more
Tracey Lane via google.com - Feb 13, 2019
Nice atmosphere
We had dinner there Friday night and it was good. I had the chicken pesto panini and it was bit dry. I mentioned this to the waitress and she happily brought me more pesto. This made the sandwich so much better.
mb8688 via tripadvisor.com - Feb 12, 2019
Great Local Spot
Our daughter attends Kutztown University, and this place is always a great option when in town. A very large and inviting interior with plenty of seating. Something on the menu for everyone, from excellent personal pizzas and Burgers to great salads and lighter fare. Local...More ... read more
Geoffrey D via tripadvisor.com - Feb 10, 2019
Lunch with my gal pals
There were six of us who met for lunch. Our server was very attentive and made great suggestions for us well. We had the following items: Portabella Burger done as ordered, Pretzel Crab melt, Tuna Melt and a Turkey Melt. All items were delicious as...More ... read more
ALRuff via tripadvisor.com - Feb 9, 2019
Lunch with my Kutztown University student
The Kutztown Tavern is one of my son’s favorite places for us to meet when we are in town to visit him. They have a large selection of appetizers, salads and soups, along with burgers, sandwiches and pub-style entrees. Their pretzel appetizer is very good...More ... read more
885shariv via tripadvisor.com - Feb 3, 2019
Good selection of food and beer
Nice place in a history filled building.Food is good , service friendly. Good selection of local beer.
HappyAndFull via tripadvisor.com - Feb 3, 2019
Great service we had crab cakes and wings both very good ... read more
Scott Snyder via google.com - Jan 14, 2019
Great food great atmosphere really cool building its own brewed beer great stuff everything serve from Soup To Nuts great place to go to eat especially for Kutztown ... read more
Lori Ransford via google.com - Jan 11, 2019
Nice atmosphere
We have been here as a couple but our last visit was with a group from my husband's work for a time together for Christmas. There were 15 of us and the waitress did a really good job with us- very pleasant and good at...More ... read more
Chris A Debbie R via tripadvisor.com - Jan 8, 2019
The bartender we had was lovely! ...
The bartender we had was lovely! So funny and friendly! The burger I had was amazing! Beer was refreshing.
Ashley L. via yelp.com - Jan 4, 2019
Excellent beers especially the Stouts. White pizza and polenta with roasted vegetables were both very good.
Ann smith-reiser via google.com - Dec 31, 2018
Good beer. Great burger. My favorite chilli!!!
Tim Wiley via google.com - Dec 15, 2018
Great time ... read more
Deb Hart via google.com - Dec 15, 2018
Nice variety on tap and on the menu. Staff is always pleasant and engaging.
Joshua S via google.com - Dec 13, 2018
Food ans service are great. Cell service there is weak and the wifi provided is painfully slow.
Mike Stefansen via google.com - Dec 12, 2018
Good food and the beer is fresh ... read more
BRAD MILLER via google.com - Dec 12, 2018
Needed to find a place for lunch ...
Needed to find a place for lunch in Kutztown.  With no information about it we picked this cute restaurant (When given a choice, I'll always pick a 'Tavern'.) We were pleasantly surprised, it's a great place with a wonderful atmosphere.  I made the mistake of ordering another local lager but they only serve their own brewed beers.  I ... read more
Sylvia L. via yelp.com - Dec 12, 2018
Busy but they accommodated the 7 of us rather easily. Great food large portions.
Michele Lawlor via google.com - Dec 9, 2018
Very good food.
Amy Mazza via google.com - Dec 9, 2018
Fun place
Spent the afternoon with craft beers and good food. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone in the area. We had a lot of fun and made new friends.
DarrenKyle via tripadvisor.com - Dec 2, 2018
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