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PJ's Tavern

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7874 Admiral Peary Hwy, Cresson, PA 16630-1366
+1 814-886-9924
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

PJ'S is THE place to be for a St. Patricks day celebration. But any day is a good day to try out their menu. Good food & family restaurant an pub.

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Thank Robert Y
Ashville, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Food was good. Service was slow need more vegetarian options like a veggie burger or sandwich with only cheese and veggies. Ordered a sandwich without meat and charged the same price. Did take some off once asked.

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Thank sjcblb
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Service was slow. Took forever just to get drinks and had to wait even longer to order. Then had to wait another 30 minutes for two quick sandwiches and fries. Fries were greasy and cold. Felt like we were forgotten again and again.

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Thank Christine S
Morgantown, West Virginia
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

When you are told by the waitress that they are short kitchen staff...you should run out the door. In this case we had already placed our order and had already waited 45 minutes for a few appetizers and two sandwiches when she made this statement. Had the waitress told us this when we had been first seated we would have... More 

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Thank Daniel K
Seward
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Standard bar food, good service and friendly atmosphere. The drinks are a bit light on the alcohol content for the price. It was a nice place to stop after golfing at Summitt Country Club, which is quite close.

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Thank Mark L
Ebensburg, PA
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335 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

My title here should tell you everything that you need to know about PJ's. We have been enjoying food and drink and family and friends at this friendly place for over 25 years. The menu is very nice, the food never fails and they have Guinness on tap. The staff are unfailingly warm and friendly and on task.

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Thank Cambria5
Jamestown, New York
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Both food and service were great! It is a small town so we were very surprised by the service and the tasty food!

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Thank Ellienjoe2
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69 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

On old US 22 in this small town. They do have very good Pizza, Wings, and Bar food and of course cold beer. You won't be disappointed and I am sure you would return.

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Thank Fred J
Cresson, Pennsylvania
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Great bar pizza. We often order here for take-out. They also have a great "Portage Railroad" (steak sandwich) This is not just a bar with food. It is a very family oriented establishment

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Thank Mary N
Ebensburg, PA
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335 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

We have gone to PJ's for years and it never fails to please. The staff are wonderful, the Guinness is creamy and the food is tasty. I highly recommend the baked hoagie. My wife loves the Irish salad.

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Thank Cambria5

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7874 Admiral Peary Hwy, Cresson, PA 16630-1366
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Cresson
  • Phone Number: +1 814-886-9924

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