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Watering Trough

) #32 of 34 Restaurants in Mount Joy $$ - $$$ American,
905 W Main St, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1833
+1 717-653-6181
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
31 Dec 2016
24 Mar 2017
“Just don't eat here. ”
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
905 W Main St, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1833
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Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Review about the #WateringTrough in Mount Joy: Don't go. Just don't. Yesterday a few of us got together and went before my daughters softball practice. The special was all you can eat crab legs for $29.99. One person at our table got that and they...More

2  Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Food is Ok the waitresses are good in the foodarea, the service in the bar is all dude, kinda rude, they throw the food at you and if you are not drinking, or ask for anything special It aint gonna Happen!

Thank dasbergermiester
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We had dinner with friends for the first time there. We enjoyed the friendly services and the food was good. Everyone had something different eat. Price a little high but service was very good.

Thank vickiandclarksmith
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Just had dinner here with the folks. We ordered burger,fish special which was haddock and stuffed flounder. Most was dry. Did not like the stuffing, garlic potatoes were very dry, burger was overlooked and below average bun. Dinner and ceaser salad was the best part...More

1  Thank MaryAnnLens
Reviewed 27 December 2015

We are very frequent customers to the Watering Trough. We recently moved and I and having withdrawal from not having their wings. They are the BEST.....We have tried other areas in Mt. Joy, Palmyra, etc. and the Watering Trough are WONDERFUL!!!!!! They are the ones...More

Thank Cessy55
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Good food and a good atmosphere. They offer decent specials and have a good penchant for large groups. Clean and excellent location with a solid core of waitstaff that know their stuff. Staff is friendly, well groomed and the prices are fair.

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Nothing truly horrible about the food not really very good either. Service was mediocre. Really a pretty forgettable experience. Will not be returning.

Thank dougriley
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Went for dinner last night with my wife... Dana was our server... besides her poor service and the cigarette smell, she also was rude and disrespectful. I did send a dish back to the kitchen and: 1) I was offered to have it redone and/or...More

2  Thank Spillo62
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We have probably not been in this restaurant in 15 years! Since we heard they have new owners, we decided to give it a try. We had lunch there and it was very good. Service was wonderful, we sat at the bar and had a...More

Thank Bunch1020
Reviewed 7 March 2015

Had a cheeseburger, a little overdone. Good fries. Other person enjoyed their cheesesteak. Do not bother with the overpriced Coconut Cake. Tiny piece and not to good. They have a great bar and good prices on beer. Very nice and clean.

1  Thank Diane M
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Restaurant Details

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American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 W Main St, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1833
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Mount Joy
  • Phone Number: +1 717-653-6181
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