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Chess N Checkers Pub & Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
1801 Airport Rd, Allentown, PA 18109-9113
+1 610-264-4131
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good34%
  • Average23%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1801 Airport Rd, Allentown, PA 18109-9113
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a long time to kill before a flight. I had a delicious chicken pot pie dinner. The bartender was friendly and I had a great time watching football and talking sports with a nice bunch of travelers. It was a reasonably priced place...More

Thank smalltowntravelerPa
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Would give a zero if I could! Probably the worst experience I’ve ever had at a restaurant! My husband and I both ordered a filet dish. Both filets were about 2inch x 2inch piece of some kind of meat.....def NOT a filet about 1/2 inch...More

Thank rgdmartinconsulting
Reviewed 8 October 2017

There are two levels of this restaurant and we were directed to the upstairs dining room. I guess we were too old to sit downstairs. Drinks were expensive as was the food. I had to search for the toppings on my burger. My fries were...More

Thank 1976RN
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Terrible service. Expensive food and drinks. Miserable waiter * Two average chicken Cesar salad and a crock of French Onion Soup-$33.97 * Draft beer (Yuengling and Coors light 5 x $4.50) $22.50 * Three glasses of cheep wine $26.50 Total with tax $93.51 Saturday night...More

Thank Jonsales
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Pleasant bartender made for three stars over two. Decor is puv style but somehow cheap looking. Not a big deal, I went for dinner and that was pretty bad and expensive for what came out. Bisque was okay, if not traditional (chunks of vegetables. No...More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I had lunch with a friend here last week. There was a huge table of people who was giving the server a rough time. We had to wait awhile, but this was not her fault. The food is great and had excellent service.

Thank Kim R
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We stopped here for a bite to eat. Hardly any customers, waited approx 10 min for service then left.

Thank hotsync50
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Happy hour on a Tuesday. 3 people in the place. Bartender who had about as much personality as the napkin my cocktail sat on. I think an employee was one of the other two. Lol. Drinks were good. Tv on with volume and music playing...More

1  Thank mjenks8
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Really was looking forward to having dinner here. We ordered a meat pie (which wasn't a pie ) and a medium rare burger. The meat pie was a wedge or slab of food on a plate with over cooked, cold asparagus. The medium rare burger...More

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I have been going to chess and checkers for many years while traveling on business, they are one of my favorite places in the leiheigh Valley Allentown area. The bartenders are friendly efficient in a way that could be off putting at first, however they...More

1  Thank Scott S
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 Airport Rd, Allentown, PA 18109-9113
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-264-4131
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