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The Wooden Keg Tavern

$$ - $$$
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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112 E Norwegian St, Pottsville, PA 17901-2921
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Prospect, Connecticut
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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

The service in this bar was excellent. We absolutely loved our waitress who was extremely attentive and funny. Food and drinks were good. We had the quesadillas, chicken wings, and the onion rings. All were delightful (especially the garlic parm wings!!!)

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Thank Sarah C
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Nothing to look at from the outside but decent Irish Pub feel on the inside. A bit dark if you are sitting in the back. Cheesesteak and Hot Ham and Cheese were very good and filling. A good place for lunch after taking the tour of the Yuengling brewery.

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Thank Michelle R
Langhorne,Pa
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We were walking to the food store and almost passed it. I am so glad we stopped in. I had wanted to get something to hold me over until dinner. Ordered the clams and soup which was fabulos. My partner had the soup and calamari. We each shared the calamari because it was a very large plate. Large beer selection... More 

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Kent
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146 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

If your in Pottsville you have to go here. Restaurant and bar is upstairs. Make sure to check out the downstairs and tunnels, there's a story about the building. A lot of history. To many good things on the menu to pick just one favorite. Staff was awesome! Prices are reasonable.

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Thank Bunnyds
Hamilton, Virginia
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

It was exactly what we expected. Not great not bad. Pub with good beer selection and menu you expect. We had a good time and our waitress was very good.

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Thank bornel
Waynesburg, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times now , the pierogies are exquisite, boneless wings are super good , and the appetizer of calamari is a meal in itself , and everything is at a very reasonable price for everything, O-yeah can't forget about all the different varieties of beer that or extremely cold and refreshing. Definitely stop in this place !... More 

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Thank Johnny K
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

I stopped by the wooden keg while I was waiting for my bro to get off work sat at the bar the service was great bartender was friendly and on top of things there wings are incredible lager bbq and the keg garlic were the flavors I got

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Thank Justin S
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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93 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This was our stop for lunch after the Yuengling Brewery tour, as it was just a few minutes down the road. We were one of two tables seated, but two others were filled while we were there. The service was good, and everything came out great. Definitely a stop if you are in the area! Parking is a bit tricky,... More 

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st. clair
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80 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We only go to the St Clair location. Sit at the bar since the table service is awful. This place has awesome wings, sandwiches and shepherds pie. Guinness on draft is a plus. The keg in Pottsville is for the younger crowd that is more for the beer then the food. Haven't tried the Minersville location...yet.

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Thank gosteelers81
Tamarac, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Awesome stop after the Yuengling Brewery tour. The food was fantastic with a variety of great options to chose from.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 E Norwegian St, Pottsville, PA 17901-2921
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pottsville

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