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Buckeye Tavern - CLOSED

3741 Brookside Rd, Macungie, PA 18062-1733
+1 610-966-4411
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (11 reviews)
“burger” (13 reviews)
“french dip” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3741 Brookside Rd, Macungie, PA 18062-1733
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the pre-fire Buckeye several times and always had a good experience. The post-fire Buckeye, though, is simply unexpected. The building has changed significantly for the better. I love the new atmosphere. The food is reasonably priced, and really tasty. The menu is...More

Thank kim468
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked out after waiting 23 minutes to be served, the place is so noisy, because there are no longer any inside walls, you can barely hear yourself talk...way too places to eat to ever go there again

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

May 12, 2015 the Buckeye burned, it was closed for a bit more than 2 years. There are changes to be sure, but the quality of the food remains, the excellence of the service remains. Lisa was our server, she was superb. There are some...More

Thank Emmaus_PAFisherman1
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We were happy to see that the Buckeye has been rebuilt.....back from the ashes, as they say! The interior of the new tavern has surely been changed. Even though many of the stones, etc. from the first tavern were used in the re-construction of this...More

Thank LivinglifeinPA
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We had never been to the old Buckeye but were eager to try this new little restaurant in Macungie - which is lacking in good restaurants. The venue is beautiful - well decorated inside and outside. A beautiful place to dine and a bit upscale...More

Thank SilverSageMag
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I was excited to be able to go back after the fire, however I was disappointed with the several things. The atmosphere was pleasant, they used a lot of the original stones to rebuild. It is quite large and loud in the dining room. No...More

Thank Kat K
Reviewed 29 May 2017

My husband and I visited the new Buckeye Tavern for lunch. The interior of the rebuilt building is just beautiful! There is only one floor, but it is absolutely gorgeous inside! The high ceilings do promote some echoing of conversations though. My husband had an...More

Thank mrsgfhjr
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Just reopened and better than ever! They have completely rebuilt after the fire but kept the charm of the old. The chicken wings are the excellent ones we remember but now you can order them grilled or fried. Had the whiskey burger and it was...More

Thank Gbuyer
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Unfortunately the Buckeye burned down We always enjoyed grabbing a bite at the bar. Always friendly patrons and staff. Loved their homemade sangria.

1  Thank Gina N
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I was sad to find out about the fire upon my return from vacation in May. We are looking forward to Buckeye's return after the rebuild. This restaurant is fantastic. Great Food, Great Service, Great People. The atmosphere was just live an old barn which...More

Thank Alexandre W
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3741 Brookside Rd, Macungie, PA 18062-1733
    (Buckeye Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Macungie
  • Phone Number: +1 610-966-4411
  • E-mail
Welcome Friends,GREAT FOOD, GREAT ATMOSPHERE AND FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILYSince 1735, the Buckeye Tavern, located in Macungie, PA, has been a local landmark, serving the finest in tavern food and libations to generations of regular patrons and out-of-town guests. Opened as an inn and hotel in 1735 and operating through the late 1800s as the East Macungie Hotel and later as The Load of Mischief, the property has long been in the business of serving customers with our own unique local style -- a blend of true hospitality and fine food.Today, a visit to the Buckeye offers a glimpse into the past and life at the "local roadhouse" in Pennsylvania. You'll discover pieces of the past honoring the history of the building on display throughout the restaurant.Join us as we offer the best food, perfectly prepared and served with style.We look forward to having you as our guests.It's where you go!HOPE & TERRY BENDER
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