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Chris's Family Restaurant

5635 Tilghman St, Allentown, PA 18104-9383
+1 610-395-9252
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (7 reviews)
“moussaka” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 am - 11:59 pmAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
5635 Tilghman St, Allentown, PA 18104-9383
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I like a good, standard diner and if you’re in Allentown, Pennsylvania, that’s what they specialize in here! Though with most “standard” diners having almost identical menus, it takes a little bit to stand out amongst the crowd. Chris’s was fine but not so much...More

Thank rickpoet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Open 24 hours with good food selection Grab a coffee or a glass of wine sit & enjoy the touch of class service

Thank bobernst
Reviewed 13 December 2017

GREAT staff. Food & pricing was good too. Clean place. Nice little homey restaurant. Make sure to save room for dessert. 😀

Thank Holly H
Reviewed 21 November 2017

We were there with a group of six. The menu has a good variety of options for a typical diner type restaurant. Pricing is very reasonable.

Thank Offthecouch65
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I was looking for a classic, east coast diner and Chris’ was across from our hotel so we gave it a try. There were so many choices on the menu that it was difficult to decide what to eat. Prices were lower than I expected...More

Thank JimF9306
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This was the only place open (that wasn't fast food) we could find after having a pretty bad night. It was a pleasant surprise to have good food so late at night, definitely was happy we found Chris's! We got breakfast platters with eggs and...More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This was recommend to us by our hotel front desk. Enough food for two meals, decent price, friendly atmosphere, and open 24 hours. Highly recommend to travelers.

Thank Maric M
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I had the Mousaka. It's like a Greek lasagna. Potatoes, eggplant, light spiced meat, topped with a fluffy, creamy white sauce. My dinner came complete with soup and a Greek salad, also good. Matt served out table with the excellence of fine dining. AND, AND,...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I was here twice in one day over the weekend. I had breakfast here which was pretty good. Later that night I went back and had a great Greek salad. I would go again.

Thank Robmos70
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Despite being overwhelmingly busy, all employees jumped in to keep things moving smoothly. Tasty, fast & friendly best describes this eatery. Expansive menu w/ plenty of choices.

Thank happywonderer133
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19 July 2016|
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Response from Joseph D | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I am not the owner of this establishment I'm sure if you call them they'll let you know if they can accommodate your party of 100 I believe the place is big enough but I'm not sure if they do that kind of thing... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5635 Tilghman St, Allentown, PA 18104-9383
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-395-9252
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