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Duffy's Tavern

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113 E Main St, Boalsburg, PA 16827
(814) 466-6241
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Charming town, nice spot to spend an hour or two

Duffy's is an interesting old building in a nice setting. All of the staff were very friendly and helpful. There is a lovely selection of drinks and my "Duffy's Diamond", with gin, lime shrub, and cranberry juice, was delicious. The food was good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
Susan G
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South Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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South Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Duffy's is an interesting old building in a nice setting. All of the staff were very friendly and helpful. There is a lovely selection of drinks and my "Duffy's Diamond", with gin, lime shrub, and cranberry juice, was delicious. The food was good.

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Pittsburgh
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Dined at Duffy's on two occasions over the weekend of July 4th. Service both nights was very good and food was excellent, although a bit pricier that expected for the area. Overall a pleasant dining experience!

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PA
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We stopped here for a few drinks while in the state college area....it was a nice bar- great service and a cool old atmosphere. Would recommend

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State College, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The restaurant is in a beautiful, historic building with two environments, one for fine dining (had a fireplace on winter) and a more informal one (outside sitting on summer). They have draft beer, their wings have won local competitions and the outside area is pet friendly. They are on the pricey side, especially for the area, but I shared with... More 

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Altoona, PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Visited Duffy's as a motorcycle destination. Sat outside on the patio with umbrella over the table for shade. Crab cakes were fairly good served with white rice and heirloom carrots. Wife had the grilled chicken cobb salad that was large delicious w/ the ginger soy salad dressing. Would definitely go back just for the salad dressing as it's made in... More 

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Phila, PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Duffy's is a great historic tavern with lots of quaint dining rooms and a large outdoor patio. It was a perfect night for al fresco dining. Service was very good; food was ok. The strip steak was the best of our three meals - done perfectly for medium rare and tender. The salmon was very dry. I didn't care for... More 

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Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Always stop and have their award winning wings but stayed away from the fine dining menus. Have been disappointed too many times lately at other restaurants. It was my birthday so decided to splurge. So glad we did! This was one of the best meals I have ever had! Had the elk loin with wild mushrooms & hubby got the... More 

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State College, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I had the ahi tuna, which was presented well and smelled heavenly. It was a little salty and overpriced for the dining environment. I've had better in other restaurants in State College. The house pinot grigio was lovely. Was happy to see bison and elk on the menu, especially in a small town. We comfortably wore jeans in the casual... More 

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Tyrone, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I was there today and got a bun that had mold on it. It was nice that everyone said they were sorry but they took nothing off my bill. I thought that was rude. The sandwich was good the second time around without the mold.

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harrisburg pa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Its a nice alternative for a small town. Tavern is in the historical part of town and fits right in...a little dark inside, so good for romance not so good for a business lunch. Food was good

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Additional Information about Duffy's Tavern

Address: 113 E Main St, Boalsburg, PA 16827
Phone Number: (814) 466-6241
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Boalsburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 113 E Main St, Boalsburg, PA 16827
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Boalsburg
  • Phone Number: (814) 466-6241

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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