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Blue Bird Inn

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
American, Bar, Pub
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2387 Cornwall Rd, Lebanon, PA 17042-8835
+1 717-273-3000
11:00 - 01:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I've eaten at Blue Bird at least a dozen times with family and friends. The atmosphere is pretty unique for this area, rivaled only by the Batdorf. Great and spacious bar and it's never too loud to eat on that side. Service has always been steady, friendly, and quick, even with large groups. So the food - you have to... More 

Thank WildeSilas
Richland, Pennsylvania
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83 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

went back there to eat again since the last time the food was so good. the menu has changed & the food was nowhere near as good as the last time. the clam chowder was very spicy & the fish & chips we had, the oil just dripped off the fish. the service was also slow. at the end of... More 

Thank Mark H
Myerstown, Pennsylvania
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60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to go hear for date night. My first visit and significant other had been many many years ago. Thursday is wing night. Great deal on a dozen large meaty wings, and a half slab of ribs. Again they did not spare ....that half slab was large and meaty...I ate maybe a quarter of it and half the wings. And... More 

Thank vlm132
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was too dark inside, noisy, and the menu was complicated, however, the food was good. waitress was good

Thank Jim W
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To tell you the truth, we haven't been here for a long time because we were so disappointed with the food and the service, so this is a somewhat dated review. We found the food to be unexceptional -- the kind of food you can find anywhere. The service was very slow (maybe because the restaurant was crowded), and because... More 

Thank Ceceil
Suffolk, Virginia
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good time.Bangors and mash just OK.Potatoes didn't taste right and they were cold.Gravy was way too salty.The redeeming grace was the sausage-delicious. Cherry infused bourbon was interesting.Service was eh....I heard it sucks on Saturday nights though...more so than other nights. The ribs were just a whole lot of tender delicious meat !!!

Thank Julie F
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80 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The building is charming and the outside deck area is fun and inviting. While I did not order the Bienville Chicken Crab, I tasted this from my husband's plate and wish that I had ordered this. It was divine! They had a root vegetable side dish that was tasty, and a rare find at a restaurant.The outside deck area is... More 

Thank Cynthia G
Hamilton, New Jersey
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41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

My husband and I recently had dinner at the Blue Bird Inn while staying in Lebanon. Although it was a bit outside of town, it was worth the trip. The menu was large and provided an ample selection of mostly American cuisine. We had reservations but it did not appear it was necessary as we were there on a week... More 

Thank Judi M
Etters, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I love this place. Great beer selections,outstanding food and service all at reasonable prices. Steaks,fish items are really good along with fun appetizers.

Thank jimo667
Butler, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stopped here for dinner on a Monday night, the place was packed full! We couldn't believe it. There was a 45 minute wait so we decided to sit at the bar outside and eat. We sat down and the server looked at us and didn't bother to say hi. She walked around waiting on others for about 10 minutes... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2387 Cornwall Rd, Lebanon, PA 17042-8835
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lebanon
  • Phone Number: +1 717-273-3000

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