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Arena Sports and Entertainment Bar and Grill

) #117 of 186 Restaurants in State College ££ - £££ ,
1521 Martin St, State College, PA 16803-3057
+1 814-237-8833
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
16 Jan 2017
“Good Place to Watch Football”
9 Oct 2016
“Great place for after a football game”
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Bar, Pub
££ - £££
1521 Martin St, State College, PA 16803-3057
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

This is a bar that I have attended on and off through the years. I was happy when they stopped allowing smoking inside the bar. I think people think of it as a bar and forget that it serves a lot of wonderful pub style...More

Thank hollytrea
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This place is a hidden gem. It seems that mostly locals frequent the place. The staff is friendly and there are lots of TV's. I They have daily drink and food specials. If you Try the white pizza.

Thank RichZiegler
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Visited here after an afternoon of bowling at the adjacent bowling center. The fried foods were very well done and quite tasty -- not overly greasy, cooked to perfection, and generous portions for the prices. There are a number of beers on tap, which I...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Staff very friendly. Food tasted good and was cooked correctly. Drinks were tasty. Everything was affordable. Was looking for a place away from the college kids. Has pool table, darts and bowling.

Thank Donald N
Reviewed 22 July 2015

The menu is broad, and the food is decent. The service moves at a snail's pace, though. Though the restaurant has been pretty much empty during most of the times that I'm there for dinner, the server still seems to be nowhere to be found....More

Thank njdevilsgrrl
Reviewed 31 March 2015 via mobile

They Have a wide variety of different kinds of wings. We tried about 8 different kinds with a large group and they were delicious. We all agreed we would get them again!

1  Thank MaryJanetravles
Reviewed 1 March 2015

With the huge numbers of ethnic or themed bars and restaurants these days, its easy to miss the food we take for granted. The Arena is just the bar attached to State College's bowling lanes. Food choices, from an extensive menu of apperizers and entrees...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 11 January 2015

We enjoyed a nice dinner with friends and celebrated New Year's Eve with music by the band Hybid Ice.

Thank jaskey
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Mostly appears as a bar that serves food, but they have a little wider menu than you'd think. It's attached to a bowling alley, and even a little motel, which helps them keep a liquor license. A lot of DUI stops right outside the parking...More

1  Thank Hogandoc1
Reviewed 16 September 2014

The place was not busy for a Sunday Football night. But the food was good and service decent. There were screens all over the place, but each booth had their own tv set incase your team was not on the big screen. Was an average...More

Thank justjoyce075
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Restaurant Details

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Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1521 Martin St, State College, PA 16803-3057
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-237-8833
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