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Grumpy's Bar-B-Que Roadhouse

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3000 Mauch Chunk Rd, Allentown, PA 18104
+1 610-769-4600
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Tue - Wed 11:00 - 23:00
Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grumpy's has a wide selection of menu items, AWESOME smoked wings, and their staff is very engaging and fun that makes our visits that much more enjoyable.

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Thank Marc P
Easton, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No matter what you choose, beef, pork or chicken, you will not be disappointed. Great food, awesome service and decent prices. Serving sizes are ample.

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Thank John H
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Those who follow #silversagemag know we are barbecue aficionados. That being said, Grumpy's Bar-B-Que was a must stop. Venue: Surprisingly large old house turned into restaurant. Lots of different rooms, well decorated and all of their awards (of which there are MANY) posted on the walls like artwork, help solidify their presence in the barbecue industry. Not well lit, so... More 

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Thank SilverSageMag
Whitehall, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I are locals to the area with a lot of dining choices. Grumpy's is our go-to bar and restaurant for an ice cold beer(or 2) and amazing BBQ. Grumpy's is a cozy joint with a flair for casual comfort food. Sit at the bar and Val will show you how true hospitality in the Lehigh Valley is... More 

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Thank John B
Northampton, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We usually sit at the bar and, while we are not there that frequently, the bartender always remembers what we drink. the Taps are limited but fresh and they have a good bottle selection. This is not a vegetarian restaurant. They do have meat free options but if you're offended by bones, don't dine here. My husband always gets a... More 

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Thank carolehp2015
Coplay, Pennsylvania, United States
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went there for lunch today. The food was very good. Although they could of had more staff on the waiter was going crazy trying to keep everyone happy.

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Thank Melissa E
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Down, not so dirty, and great BBQ.... good blues bands on the weekends. Friendly staff and t shirts, to go.

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Thank donbauer
Blandon PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

First time at Grumpy's and the food was great. The smoked wings were excellent and also the pulled pork was all great. Prices are decent and the service was good. Great place with relaxed atmosphere . Would return and try another item on the menu.

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Thank snoopy21
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We go to Grumpy often, and have since they opened love the ribs, beans and slaw. The gumbo and jambalaya are outstanding, and do try the gator bites. This is a great local place

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Thank schmenge400
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

first time at Grumpys because I heard good reviews. Our dinner was nothing great. French dip was a lot of bread and over cooked meat and onions and dilute au jus. My husbands sandwich wasn't any better. Atmosphere is rundown and rustic. Whole place could use a facelift! Wasn't difficult to pick out Grumpy.

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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, Barbecue, Pub, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3000 Mauch Chunk Rd, Allentown, PA 18104
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-769-4600

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