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Lucky Dog Cafe

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849 River Rd, Confluence, PA 15424-2489
+1 814-395-5566
11:00 - 21:00
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Thu - Mon 11:00 - 21:00
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New Market, Maryland
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Stopped in for a quick evening dinner and was pleasantly surprised. Lucky Dog enjoys a great reputation among the locals and came highly recommended. The atmosphere was fun, but relaxed, and the staff was friendly and professional. I tried the salsa/chips and one of their burritos. Both were very good and the portions were more than enough to fill you... More 

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East Liverpool, Ohio
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Spent the night at Paddler's Lane Bed and Breakfast. The host there had recommended this restaurant and we were glad he did. It was a little bit hard to find (the sign was not clear) but worth the hunt. Very festive and friendly inside. The food was fresh and delicious. Very large portions....you could definitely share..very charming outside deck area.

Thank JeaninOhio2014
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76 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Ate here for the third time and have been impressed each of my visits. The beer selection includes some good craft beers in addition to the usual suspects. The food is really good ~ lots of locally purchased ingredients and interesting menu options. I had a black bean burger and pumpkin soup; both were really good. Can't wait to go... More 

Thank Pgh15203
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Showed up later in the evening. Service was friendly and quick. Food was delicious!!! Evening out on the deck was wonderful. Reason for poor review: friend went in to pay and said he heard screaming in the back, vulgar language being used. Servers tried to mask the situation. Still didn't hide the overall uncomfortable feeling of the screamer not wanting... More 

Thank Wicked W
erica s, Manager at Lucky Dog Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. We sincerely want to apologize for making your evening uncomfortable. After closing time, the kitchen began clean up. During clean up one of employees slipped and hurt themselves very badly which resulted in painful screaming you heard. Our employee was not aware that there were customers still dining outside. In... More 

Chardon, Ohio
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

First of all the service was so friendly. We road in on our bikes so there is easy access from the bike trail and a bike rack. My husband ordered a blue cheese burger and I ordered a bacon and cheddar. Both were outstanding! We sat outside on the patio and had a nice break before we went back to... More 

Thank kerry k
Gatlinburg, Tennessee
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We ate here while traveling the Laurel Highlands and visiting the Frank Lloyd Wright properties in the area. We had been through this town a few years prior and had eaten here before. The food is very good, not your standard small town tavern or home cooking place. We shared some appetizers and a couple plates, all were well above... More 

Thank bluemickie
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Wonderful beer selection, bright and cheery décor, large outdoor patio and delicious burritos! Can't wait to return.

Thank Sara B
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60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

The place offers indoor and outdoor seating and is close to the biking trail. The food is very good. Try the brussel sprout appetizer, and their homemade chips! A great place to stop while biking the GAP.

Thank emalemi
Greensburg, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

My daughter and I stopped for lunch during our recent Pittsburgh to DC bike trip. The food was excellent, very reasonable prices, and friendly accommodating staff.

Thank G S
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

The service was perfect and the food was yummy. The food selection offered something for everyone. Everything was fresh and homemade. So glad we stopped here.

1 Thank Fran S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Mexican, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 849 River Rd, Confluence, PA 15424-2489
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Confluence
  • Phone Number: +1 814-395-5566
Our quaint little cafe is located on the bike trail and provides a comfortable setting for any appetite with a diverse menu that will appeal to everyone's taste.

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