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Always in flux

It's difficult to review the Beacon since it has changed many times over the years. At times it's... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
It is what it is

It's not fancy. You will find all races, genders and socio-economic classes of people here. It's... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2016
Butler, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good14%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
6 Jun 2018
“Good for getting together with friends”
15 Feb 2018
“Wish I lived Closer. Great Food, Great Service, and Fantastic Crowd & Atmosphere”
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231 Beacon Rd, Renfrew, PA 16053-9011
+1 724-586-6233
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

WE would get together once a month here for wings,beer and conversation. Always good food and cold beer and never had other patrons seem to get rowdy..

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank timtyler46
Reviewed 15 February 2018

I just celebrated Mardi Gras there and had the Shrimp/Crawfish Boil. It was Outstanding would've been difficult to cook it any better. The Gumbo was as authentic and flavorful as any I've had; and I eat Cajun every chance I get. Love this place, definitely...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank jvtjrcpa
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped to get take out on my way home. The food taste like a microwaved dinner. The bar is fun. They alway have a haunted attraction during October. I would not recommend the food but would recommend the bar and the Haunted attraction.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

We stopped in the bar to pick up tickets for wing fest and it was so smoky I couldn't breathe we didn't even see people smoking and it was fresh cigarette smell on top of stale smoke smell. AWFUL, we decided not to stay for...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank f00dc0nn0isseur
Reviewed 29 January 2017

It's difficult to review the Beacon since it has changed many times over the years. At times it's been a popular local hangout and other times it's been dead. They are well know for their Halloween corn mazes and haunted house. They also serve cajun...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank DA_and_CA
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

It's not fancy. You will find all races, genders and socio-economic classes of people here. It's safe, it's cheap, the bartenders are great. Don't go with an attitude or an expectation. This isn't Wexford folks---accept it, shut up and drink.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank billfrompa2015
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This is a very nice place to visit and I loved the story on the back of the menu explaining how this place came about. It is a very unique place to see and visit in a quiet country setting. They have indoor and outdoor...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Todd P
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