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Old Philadelphia Public House

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American, Bar, Pub
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1701 Pottstown Pike, Pottstown, PA 19465-8676
+1 610-469-8908
11:00 - 03:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used to go every weekend for karaoke, dinner and beer. They no longer have the karaoke couple they used to on fri and sat. from a few years ago,and the music they do have now is sub par at best. Just not the same. If your looking for a fun Friday or Saturday night out don't go here. The... More 

Thank Tasha E
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

I did not want to even give it one star but the site requires you check the box to continue. This was the third time in 3 years that I have ordered food. A terrible disappointment each time. Took a friend there last month who was visiting from out of state. It was Thursday night and I thought it would... More 

Thank Debbie B
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34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

So we went in here on a whim. Very close to where we live. I must say the beer was nice and cold. Tasted fresh like the lines were cleaned. They have a decent selection of craft beers, which is what we like. So far so good until we order our second beer, they use the same glass. Sorry but... More 

Thank Judywag
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

This place is beyond awful, burnt food, and No service we waited and waited forever to be seated and waited on and not once were asked if we would like refills. I could not understand the way we were ignored almost the entire visit. Take your hard earned money somewhere that deserves it because this place is a poor excuse

Thank Sharon n
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

This was probably the worst food I ever had. Service was not good either which seemed to be due to poor management looked like it was very unorganized read other negative reviews but decided to try anyway how bad could it be but it was very bad parking lot full but did not seem that busy for a Friday took... More 

Thank Carol B
Chester Springs, Pennsylvania
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105 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

The menu is pretty standard pub type food, but nothing stand out. We were there on a Friday night and it wasn't too busy. That said, the service wasn't exactly the most attentive. If all you want to do is have a beer and watch a game, it probably isn't a bad place. If you are looking for a good... More 

1 Thank DMSMD64
Wagontown, Pennsylvania
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121 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

I was there with a group of 8 at 6:30 on a Saturday night. It was starting to get crowded but there was only one waitress and I could tell she was doing her best to keep up with many demands -- so needless to say, service was a bit slow!!! The menu offers a nice variety and was pretty... More 

Thank Chuck W
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2014

We were in on a sat night and enjoyed dinner and drinks. Right before we were about to leave they had a dj and we ended up staying the rest of the night. Good food and drinks. The music was perfect , she played everything we wanted and the bar tender was very friendly. We were here years ago I... More 

Thank larry2yell
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2014

Bartender was great. The food was horrible. Got the steak kabob and it was maybe 3 oz of beef and a dozen French fries and it was $18. Horrible meal and left hungry. Bartender was sympathetic but unable to help. Not going back- our business wasn't important to them.

Thank WLD67
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2014

I have eaten here several times and since its close to home i keep hoping it will get better. No such luck! The food is ok if you get it. We never got our appitiezer then waited 20 mins for drink refills. We ended up canceling the drinks and left. Nice place towatch sports but dont go hungry or thirsty.

Thank mommakup

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 Pottstown Pike, Pottstown, PA 19465-8676
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pottstown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-469-8908

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?