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Watering Trough

€€ - €€€American, ,
905 W Main St, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1833
+1 717-653-6181
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good34%
  • Average27%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
18 Nov 2017
“Local Restaurant Bar”
26 Jul 2017
“Good bar food”
Closed Now
American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
905 W Main St, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1833
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

I have gone to this place more times than I should have with hopes it would offer an improved experience It has just not proven to be the case. While they have very good wings there are frequent glaring service and food prep errors. Most...More

1  Thank Todd G
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Couple dinner in Bar, Live music soft instrumental. Food good, service horrible waited to waitress to identify that more drinks were needed, she talked to another table for so long she sat down at their table. Asked the bartender of drinks she call the waitress...More

Thank Snack-Jack
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We've eaten here numerous times. Good wings, and a pretty standard bar food menu. The prime rib special is a good deal. Nothing fancy about the decor or menu, but it works. Usually a good spot when you just feel like getting out of the...More

Thank Ed K
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Review about the #WateringTrough in Mount Joy: Don't go. Just don't. Yesterday a few of us got together and went before my daughters softball practice. The special was all you can eat crab legs for $29.99. One person at our table got that and they...More

3  Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Food is Ok the waitresses are good in the foodarea, the service in the bar is all dude, kinda rude, they throw the food at you and if you are not drinking, or ask for anything special It aint gonna Happen!

1  Thank dasbergermiester
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We had dinner with friends for the first time there. We enjoyed the friendly services and the food was good. Everyone had something different eat. Price a little high but service was very good.

Thank vickiandclarksmith
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Just had dinner here with the folks. We ordered burger,fish special which was haddock and stuffed flounder. Most was dry. Did not like the stuffing, garlic potatoes were very dry, burger was overlooked and below average bun. Dinner and ceaser salad was the best part...More

2  Thank MaryAnnLens
Reviewed 26 December 2015

We are very frequent customers to the Watering Trough. We recently moved and I and having withdrawal from not having their wings. They are the BEST.....We have tried other areas in Mt. Joy, Palmyra, etc. and the Watering Trough are WONDERFUL!!!!!! They are the ones...More

Thank Cessy55
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Good food and a good atmosphere. They offer decent specials and have a good penchant for large groups. Clean and excellent location with a solid core of waitstaff that know their stuff. Staff is friendly, well groomed and the prices are fair.

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Nothing truly horrible about the food not really very good either. Service was mediocre. Really a pretty forgettable experience. Will not be returning.

Thank dougriley
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 W Main St, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1833
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Mount Joy
  • Phone Number: +1 717-653-6181
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