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Chris's Family Restaurant

5635 Tilghman St, Allentown, PA 18104-9383
+1 610-395-9252
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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American, Diner
5635 Tilghman St, Allentown, PA 18104-9383
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Diner food. Ordered mousaka which was a special. Tasted OK but couldn't find any eggplant. Sam Adams was not cold.

Thank billmR801FM
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived the kitchen door was wide open with the chef yelling at the wait staff. Waitress took our drink order and when she came back we let her know they were wrong which apparently stressed her out too much as we then got...More

Thank lizzytish2002
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

When a diner is constantly using its sign out front to recruit cooks, wait staff, etc it is either a sign that they are increasingly busy, or swirling the drain. In this case, it's the latter. Employees are never happy, and most recent visit was...More

1  Thank Vincenzo1961
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Breakfast on a large scale - you can't go wrong here! This is a place that's been around for YEARS and no wonder why. This is a great family place and if I lived here, would be here every Sunday.

Thank David S
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Nice diner, the food is pretty good, every time we're been their the service has been good. It's a go to place if we want to stay close to home and want a relaxed diner meal. I believe they are better than others in the...More

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I ordered an Ahi Tuna Wrap here today with No Onions. The wrap arrived loaded with Onions and I asked the waitress for another with NO Onions. She came back a few minutes later with the same wrap and the kitchen staff's attempt to remove...More

Thank tealtopaz
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Great food and service . We were served quick even though the place was crowed Arrived around 11:00 am I had lunch my wife breakfast . We were both pleased with our food at reasonable price

Thank bassmj2016
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Stopped here with my family while traveling through Allentown. All of the waitstaff were pleasant and efficient. The food was good too. All of the sandwiches come with cole slaw (best I've eaten in ages!) and a choice of soup or fries. We were stuffed...More

Thank merry_vermont
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We have had breakfast here many times on our way to Lancaster. Today on our return trip stopped for an early dinner. We have never been disappointed with the food, service, or the overall appearance of this restaurant. Worth taking the exit to Kuhnsville off...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 9 November 2016

good food, very big menu. ordered the blueberry pancakes and the were very good, The person I was with got a roast beef sandwich the looked very good.

Thank Mark S
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Hello, We have an 2 buses approx (100 guests) going to NYC on December 3rd. We will be leaving Chambersburg PA @ 6:00AM. Can you please advise if you offer a buffet and what the cost would be. Thank you, Dawn deSalis Franklin County STAR Committee
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
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
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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