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1493 Brodhead Rd, Monaca, PA 15061
+1 724-774-5536
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Typical western Pennsylvania eatery. Plenty of high calorie food but great choice of on tap beers. Down to earth blue collar after work stopping point, just don't tell the Misses!

Thank KMW007
Monaca, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Fun pub like atmosphere. So many sandwich choices, hard to pick. Nice selection of beers too. Can be noisy. Seats are a little close

Thank ridjaneck
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63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We love steak salads, Bowsers is the best around in our opinion. Lots of steak and french fries as well as other veggies, not just a bowl of lettuce. We often call ahead, it's always ready, waiting and accurate. When we eat in we have friendly, courteous service. Don't go for great atmosphere, but great food and reasonable prices.

Thank Kipurllij
Goochland, Virginia, United States
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497 reviews
367 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great local flavor. Big sandwiches, nice staff. Fun place overall. Very nice craft beer selections. Nothing fancy but worth a try

Thank Mark G
Stafford, Virginia
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68 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

It's pub food with a Pittsburgh twist. I asked for something light and a "bowl" was suggested. I had a Pittsburgh style pastrami bowl that came with pastrami fries, slaw and dressing. It was at least a 2 quart bowl. Hate to see the hungry mans size. Food was very good an inexpensive. A bar atmosphere but a place I... More 

Thank NFC_food_guy
Jefferson, Ohio
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Average at best. Staff was very inattentive to me and others in the restaurant. Took a long time to get served my food and never did get a refill on my drink. I probably will not go back if for no other reason then the poor customer service in the restaurant.

Thank Bill S
Glenside, Pennsylvania, United States
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I've been here quite a few times now, and every time I brought one of my colleagues they wondered where exactly I was taking them (based on the exterior). However, we've always ended up having a great time while drinking good craft beers and eating traditional Pittsburgh fare. The wings are very tasty, and they have a nice mix of... More 

Thank Nathan D
1 review
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

It's been 30 minutes and the bartender has yet to ask me what I want. There's no one at the bar. She's currently restocking things. I'm going to leave without being able to get food.

Thank Chris S
Monaca, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Bowsers is a little more than your average bar, and not as restraining as a nice restaurant. It's a very open restaurant with a full bar at the back. You can get all you're typical bar foods and sandwiches that mimic Primanti's without the high price tag. Their wings are ok and the "wing dust" flavoring (a dry rub) is... More 

Thank skaza4
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

First off this place has an amazing selection of beers, and they always seem to be rotating their drafts so it's great for an adventurous beer drinking who doesn't stick to one beer. The Pittsburgh style sandwiches are awesome, they come with so much fries on them there's not really a reason to order any on the side! All that... More 

Thank tthomas7184

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1493 Brodhead Rd, Monaca, PA 15061
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Monaca
  • Phone Number: +1 724-774-5536

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