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Paddock

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1945 W Columbia St, Allentown, PA 18104-1527
+1 610-437-3911
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Sun 12:00 - 00:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We went out to celebrate a friend taking a new job. Our waitress was quite possibly the worst person I've ever met in the service industry. She was absolutely horrible in taking orders and had no skills that deserve a job in this capacity. We were told initially you couldn't make reservations, but she said we would have to move... More 

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Thank Cros43
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

If you want some good casual food, and enjoy watching a game. The Paddock is the place to go. We arrived on a Saturday night around 5, they sat us at a High top near the bar. Great view of the TVs. We ordered pizzas and they are the bar type pizzas. They were delicious. The service was great as... More 

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Thank trasksp
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Gathered for friends' retirement party. 27 of us crammed into a long table. As more folks came, there was nowhere to sit - they sat elsewhere in the bar - far from friends. Waitress scolded me "You can't stand here - we have to work!" as I (unknowingly) stood in front of their computer. We were ready to order more... More 

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Thank KTB55
Allentown
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We went to the Paddock on the suggestion of the 2 retirees to celebrate with them. Unfortunately the service was very poor, at the management's direction, we were ignored and basically shoved out the door. After one round of drinks and 2 plates of appetizers (for 25 people) they cleared the tables and stopped taking orders (food or drink). Will... More 

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Thank mbtal
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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113 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

I was getting pizza at the Paddock when I was in high school, a very long time ago. I recently moved back to Allentown after an absence of over half a century, and I was happy to learn that my old favorite hangout was still there. I don't know the story, but the place has another name -- Hops in... More 

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Thank bill1766
Northampton, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

I ordered the Hops hungry man sampler which came out burned! It was so over fried that the mozzarella moons had no mozzarella in them! My spouse ordered the 8" pizza with bacon & onion. There was very little cheese and the center was very under cooked! The waitress never checked on us. Never again!

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Thank Melanie W
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

Two friends and I visited the Paddock tonight. We were seated in very reasonable time, considering how very busy the place was on a Thursday nite. We had GREAT service and my chicken parm was very nice. The chicken was great and I ate all of it. No room for dessert. The makeover of the inside and outside is quite... More 

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Thank Steve Z
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

I really like the food & always have but the staff &/or kitchen cannot keep up when it's busy. We had a table of 5 & we were served our meals at 3 different times. The last item was a Stromboli & we had it wrapped to go since we had waited and hour & a half for it &... More 

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Thank s m
Riva Del Garda, Italy
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80 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

Went to the Paddock last night and had a reasonably priced meal with fast service. The Paddock is more of a Sports Bar so expect it to be noisy.

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Thank Ralph L
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

The new owners spent a lot of money on the interior and exterior but forgot to update the 1957 bathroom. I've been frequenting this place since 1958 and while the pizza is the same and delicious the rest of the menu needs updating. If you like numerous selections of draft beer this is your place. If you want good food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1945 W Columbia St, Allentown, PA 18104-1527
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-437-3911

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