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Ripper's Pub

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77 W Broad St, Ste 3C, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5729
+1 610-866-6646
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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

More of a bar to meet with friends and have some greasy bar food. It was a fun place with great crowd.

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Thank 69susan
Tamaqua, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

It can be a bit noisy but you should expect that in a college town on a Friday night. Very lively with great food.

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Thank aangllmouse
Thompson, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

Ripper's Pub is one of those places that still allows smoking inside. For that reason and if we'd known, we'd not have stayed, but when we arrived the eating half (as opposed to the bar half) was not even half full. But seemingly within minutes streams of young people--20s-- arrived and took advantage of the yes-to-smoking rule. Unfortunately there's no... More 

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Thank tubabuster
Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

decent burgers, cold beer, nice crowd. Can get cowed at night but still ok. Good place to drop in during festivals.

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Thank Jim F
Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

Decent Hamburger in downtown Bethlehem. Very close quarters; some might call it cozy, others might say claustraphobic. The wait staff could use a refresher course in friendliness, but the place is what it is. Apparently lots of regulars. A different type of place and fun to visit now and then. Try the hamburger.

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Thank brucem402
Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

Very cool locals establishment with friendly owner and clientele - right up the street from the Hyatt.

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Thank MikeandJenStraka
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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90 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015

I can't believe this place as small as it is still allows inside smoking. The ventilation is not adequate and I would not recommend ordering food from here for the same reason.

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Thank mcnamak
Oxford, Mississippi
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015

What a great bunch of people. From the owners to staff to customers. Highly recommend it to all. The bar was small but so cozy. The dirty martini rock. Amber is one of the bartenders that works on Thursday nights. They have a band in the courtyard out back to watch during summer months. Amber is a delight and is... More 

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Thank Jamie L
Phillipsburg, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2015

Thought we would take out of area friends here what a mistake., Its a smoking bar and it was horrible with that and very small. its very small and they charge a lot for beer to go.

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Thank tallulah94
Dundalk, Maryland
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

This little pub looked really interesting and the food was inexpensive but the it was too smoky to stay there.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 W Broad St, Ste 3C, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5729
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bethlehem
  • Phone Number: +1 610-866-6646

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