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The Trapp Door Gastropub

) #4 of 42 Restaurants in Emmaus $$ - $$$ American, ,
4226 Chestnut St, Emmaus, PA 18049-1016
+1 610-965-5225
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“smoked trout” (4 reviews)
“poutine” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4226 Chestnut St, Emmaus, PA 18049-1016
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1 - 10 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at a nearby resort and wanted a grown up place with atmosphere and more creative menu than pizza and pub food. What a great find. Beer selection unbelievable. Food was innovative and fresh. Tomato soup -delicious, flat breads - interesting combinations. Service was...More

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious, plus the incredible selection of brews was awesome! Fun that they had a bloody mary bar!

Thank Stephanie L
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Trapp Door is a lot of fun. The food is really good, and it has an extensive beer list. The only drawback is that it is incredibly loud on a weekend night. My friend and I were shouting at each other across the table, even...More

1  Thank Galilayo79
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Not enough food for the price. We had halibut it was delicious but scant. The vegetables were also good but scant. The crostini and cheese was minuscule.More

1  Thank 1000Happy
Lilfunk777, General Manager at The Trapp Door Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you so much for joining us for dinner! Apologies that your experience was not five stars. If you would be kind enough to email us thetrappdoorgastropub@gmail.com we would love to hear more details about your experience so that we can make the necessary changes...More

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We've been here many times for brunch and dinner. The food is meticulously planned and exceptionally executed. Great craft beer list and full bar. Attentive staff. Leave room for dessert! Trapp Door isn't just a meal, it's a gastronomic delight!

1  Thank DCurlyQ
Lilfunk777, General Manager at The Trapp Door Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thanks for your glowing review!!! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Great alternative to the many cookie cutter chain restaurants in the area. Nice service, comfortable and great music. The food and beer is exceptional.

Thank Jamie Ann K
Lilfunk777, General Manager at The Trapp Door Gastropub, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

So glad you enjoyed everything! Cheers!

Reviewed 23 December 2016

Recently we went to a family wedding in Allentown, PA. We were staying in nearby Emmaus and wanted to find an unusual place to eat brunch. We found The Trap Door on line. The address was out of town on a country road. Without a...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 21 December 2016

This is a fantastic place! It's super cozy inside here and the service is good. The beer selection is quite good and they're completely fine with you trying a sample of the draft beers, which is always great. The service is very good, but the...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We found this spot randomly a few years back and have been traveling the best part of an hour to dine here since. We have brought several of our friends along and everyone has thoroughly enjoyed a great meal along with excellent service. Food allergies...More

1  Thank Dmglen
Reviewed 14 December 2016

From the outside it looks like a shack. Inside the food, service and in particular the beer is excellent. Some Brits are a bit sniffy about American beers, they clearly haven't visited the Trapp Door. I lived for 5 years in Belgium where they really...More

1  Thank JoandDaveD
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 00:00
Thursday
16:00 - 00:00
Friday
16:00 - 00:00
Saturday
16:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4226 Chestnut St, Emmaus, PA 18049-1016
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Emmaus
  • Phone Number: +1 610-965-5225
Description
A warm friendly atmosphere awaits. Your experience at The Trapp Door starts with a huge Craft Microbrewery Beer Selection of 6 Unique Drafts, 3 Cask Ales, 100 plus Bottle Beers and the best in Seasonal Fresh Food. A special place to relax, unwind, and catch up with friends. At The Trapp Door we put a strong emphasis on local farm ingredients and quality beer. Our knowledgable staff can guide you through your dining experience with beer pairings and recommendations.
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