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Brass Rail Restaurant

3015 Lehigh St, Allentown, PA 18103-7031
+1 610-797-1927
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“cheesesteak” (42 reviews)
“pierogies” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
3015 Lehigh St, Allentown, PA 18103-7031
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

I got to visit this old, respected Allentown venue recently as part of a church group. We normally meet elsewhere, but since that venue was not available, our leader chose this place. I had been here for lunch a few times and this was my...More

Thank Steve Z
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We visit here often because the food is good and the prices reasonable. Our favorite menu items are the cheese steaks. The service is very good and our food always comes to the table quickly. This is just a down home kinda place. No need...More

1  Thank M4925
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is an all inclusive restaurant...but, Philly Cheese Steaks are their "claim to fame." Lots of down home country cooking in a very friendly atmosphere.

1  Thank L S
Reviewed 22 June 2017

You will have a family dining experience! Our first time here...trusted TripAdvisor reviews...and were delighted with the experience. We were seated promptly at 5:00 PM (Wednesday), at 5:55PM there was a line out the door. There are fast food and diner type dinner entrees available....More

1  Thank gwenrich8
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Visiting family in the area where at one time I had worked. Often went to the Brass Rail for lunch. On occasion for dinner. The place is always busy and weekends you may find a wait necessary. The night we were there most recently a...More

1  Thank Bhoff4273
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The Brass Rail has been around for 86 years. They were always known for their steak sandwiches but to tell the truth, we like cheesesteaks from other places better. Its like stepping back in time when you walk in the restaurant. There has been little...More

1  Thank arithecat
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I go to the Brass Rail several times a year. It is classic old school goodness. I love to sit at the bar and drink some crappy beer mixed with birch beer (to make it drinkable) and eat some cheap food. I forget which night,...More

Thank Ric R
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Comfortable relaxed atmosphere, friendly help and good food. Had cheesesteaks, burger, fries and the onion (which is better than onion rings). So far we are 4 for 4 with a great experience. Also nice to see regular customers recognized by the staff.

Thank M A
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Like all the reviews under this restaurant, if your looking for modern, fancy, or chic you will not find it here. If they fixed it up you would pay 10$ for that same cheese steak. Come here if you want a clean place that serves...More

Thank Honestly902
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a quick bite for lunch. The place looks like it is leftover from the 80's. The cheesesteak were ok but not high quality. The prices were low and the service was friendly and fast.

Thank James M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3015 Lehigh St, Allentown, PA 18103-7031
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-797-1927
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