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1424 Scalp Ave, Johnstown, PA 15904-3321
11:00 - 01:00
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Sun 12:00 - 02:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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36 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised, not a dive, clean, friendly, casual, great drinks and great food (I got swiss mushroom burger and bp, he got calzone). Be sure to buy some house cashews in a container to take with ya! We'll be back when we're back in town.

Thank TessaHDC
Western Pennsylvania
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115 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2015

Right next to the Holiday Inn Express on Scalp Ave. Nice sized menu for a bar. Average priced drinks. Good atmosphere.

Thank dana1204
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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140 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2014

The pizza is great, the noise wasn't. We were trying to have a meeting and the group next to us was very noisy. They were celebrating a retirement.

Thank Joanne D
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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214 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2014

Haven't been here in a while, but the drinks keep getting pricier and the service is very slow. The food is decent, depending on what you get. It could be better but if you're looking for typical bar food with a nice atmosphere it's not too bad.

Thank nikkielynn07
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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226 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2013 via mobile

I thought that I would get a great Pittsburgh steak salad since we were in the area of the 'Burgh. The steak salad was made with Steakums! And it only had about five French fries. Ugggghhh! Service was slow. Luckily the beer was cold.

Thank SAinPA
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2013

I work next door to the Alibi and they provide delivery which is what drew me in to try their food in the first place; it's always nice to have other options for delivery besides pizza and chinese!! The past 2 days I have ordered their grilled chicken salad and grilled steak salad and BOTH were to DIE for. It's... More 

Thank kayleelynbuttchin
Lakeland, FL
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476 reviews
405 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2013

The Alibi is primarily a bar, with numerous menu selections you wouldn't expect to find in such an environment. So the selection, taste, quality and price of the food, well................. raises the bar for bar food. It's a warm friendly kind of place, and one you needn't be afraid to take the kids or anyone with sensitivities to a bar... More 

Thank rkhawg
Lakeland, Florida
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2013

This is primarily a bar, been in its location (strip mall) forever, but doesn't feel stale. The circle bar is surrounded by booths for dining. We saw several families there as well as single women, who seemed very comfortable. Simple menu, good pizza, full bar... A great place to stop by for a drink or quick bite.

Thank 912SueD912
Indian Trail, NC
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99 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2013

When I'm back in Johnstown I always meet up with friends here. The beer is cold and the food isn't bad. I love getting the breaded cauliflower with cheese sauce! The saff have been friendly everytime I've been there. They have a mid sized party room a bar that's 4 sided and some booths around the perimeter. They have a... More 

Thank Jeff S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1424 Scalp Ave, Johnstown, PA 15904-3321
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Johnstown

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