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The Wooden Match

61 West Lehigh Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5446
+1 610-865-1777
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“cigar bar” (15 reviews)
“smoke cigars” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
61 West Lehigh Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5446
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food ,spirits and occasional aroma of fine cigars. Well ventilated. Extensive offering of wine, beer and liquor. Appetizers are unique and tasty as are the entrees. Dog friendly outdoor dining. They pamper and dote over your canine like you wouldn't believe. Worth visiting whether...More

Thank tfishsnowbird
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with friends to Cigarfest 17, and had the chance to go to the wooden match, their sign states, "Beer Meat Cigars" what guy wouldn't want to have lunch there! The food was excellent, this is a must stop, even if you don't enjoy cigars!

Thank Visitor-Waldorf
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Beer•Meat•Cigars. What else is needed? Great place. Good selection of beer, booze and cigars. I had the Hobgoblin sandwich with sweet potato fries. Excellent!! I'll be back.

Thank David M
Reviewed 12 December 2016

If it's going to be a beer and smoking bar, then be that. But if you want to be a cigar bar and serve scotch with that, then something has to give. On a recent visit, we looked forward to being able to smoke our...More

1  Thank Jackie V
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I don't smoke. I sat outside, and it was pretty delightful. Good food, atmosphere (though could get loud on Sundays if you aren't a fan of open mics). Seems like they were understaffed, so it took a while to get started. Normally, as long as...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Good food. What it had ac. Maybe it did but the heat at 97 overwhelmed it and staff. Great draft beer and cider selection. Cigar and smoke friendly. Good food though limited menu during musikfest. A definite stop if you smoke cigars as I come...More

Thank scott t
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here the other day. It was quite good. The food was tasty, the prices reasonable, and the service friendly. We had a few small hiccups but it was handled quick and professionally. They also have a nice section of...More

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We went for a nice outdoor lunch on a hot day. I'm used to the heat, but waiting for 25 min for water while the waitress stood 20 feet away texting and laughing with the hostess WHILE HOLDING THE WATER is completely unacceptable. She cleared...More

Thank Annemarie S
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Very cost and nice location on an old railroad station. Food is diverse and good value for money. They serve menus with cigars included.

Thank EdwinSchoonbrood
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

I met a cigar smoking friend at this rare restaurant that offers smoking -cigarettes and cigars. We are indoor and I felt the smoke was minimal. Beer list was good. I had wanted a whisky sour and I asked how they made it -- when...More

Thank DavidJ298
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 West Lehigh Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018-5446
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bethlehem
  • Phone Number: +1 610-865-1777
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