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The Trapp Door Gastropub

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4226 Chestnut Street, Emmaus, PA 18049
610-965-5225
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4:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Description: A warm friendly atmosphere awaits. Your experience at The Trapp Door...
A warm friendly atmosphere awaits. Your experience at The Trapp Door starts with a huge Craft Microbrewery Beer Selection of 6 Unique Drafts, 3 Cask Ales, 100 plus Bottle Beers and the best in Seasonal Fresh Food. A special place to relax, unwind, and catch up with friends. At The Trapp Door we put a strong emphasis on local farm ingredients and quality beer. Our knowledgable staff can guide you through your dining experience with beer pairings and recommendations.
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  • 19
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious food-especially brunch!

Farm to Table food at its finest! Everything on the menu that I have tried has just been wonderful- the burger, scallops, cheese plates.... Our favorite is the Eggs Benedict served during brunch.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
Lovetheislands718
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Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Farm to Table food at its finest! Everything on the menu that I have tried has just been wonderful- the burger, scallops, cheese plates.... Our favorite is the Eggs Benedict served during brunch.

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Alburtis, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Went here last night for the second time and enjoyed it. First time we went, we left because we had our kids with us and thought it was too pricey for a family dinner. We started with the shrimp appetizer- which was pretty decent. The real stunner here is the Trapp Burger. $14 gets you a gourmet burger complete with... More 

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Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Trappe Door has a great tap and bottled beer selection but id very price for the local area. The food is decent but portion were somewhat small and again, a little price for Emmaus. Live music at times is a nice touch.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I came here with a partner company after work on a Monday night. We had a party of 13-15 and arrived around 6pm. It's a pretty small place, definitely with the typical feel/atmosphere of a gastropub, but they were able to set a few tables next to each other to accommodate our large group. Our servers were friendly and took... More 

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Date night dinner, late on a Friday night. Crowd was surprisingly sparse for a Fri night ~9. Particularly surprising given the food and service were fantastic. Honestly, one of the best meals I've had. This is a legitimate foodie, farm to table place. I had one of the evenings specials - "Pan roasted halibut, jalapeno sweet potato puree, sunchoke and... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

My husband and I love trying new places. I am rather picky as I like finer dining, but occasionally will settle while on road trips. We were on our way home after a long drive, and we were unfamiliar with the area so I utilized an app on my iPhone to help us find somewhere close by to eat. I... More 

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Allentown, PA
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210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We visited this restaurant for the first time last weekend and couldn't believe how crowded the parking lot was when we arrived for our 7 PM reservation. We had to create our own parking spot since there was NO empty space in the entire lot. When we entered the restaurant, we were really surprised with how many people were in... More 

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allentown, pa
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152 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We've eaten here numerous times over the years, and I always leave with a smile on my face. And not just because of the beer (which is ample, and nicely presented). The service is always attentive and helpful. And the food is always interesting, tasty and fairly priced. The atmosphere is convivial and warm. Our recent meal included oxtail poutine... More 

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Allentown
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136 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We have had some great meals at this fun gastropub outside of Emmaus. The daily specials have been inventive and delicious each time we have tried them. The beer selection is equally impressive as well. The service at the bar has been warm and friendly every time. If you come by on the weekends after 8pm, they often have live... More 

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Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The scallops are amazing! The Eggs Benedict served on the weekends during brunch is the best that we have ever tasted.

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Additional Information about The Trapp Door Gastropub

Address: 4226 Chestnut Street, Emmaus, PA 18049
Phone Number: 610-965-5225
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Emmaus
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
Cuisine: American, Pub, Gastropub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4226 Chestnut Street, Emmaus, PA 18049
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Emmaus
  • Phone Number: 610-965-5225

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: American, Pub, Gastropub

Description

A warm friendly atmosphere awaits. Your experience at The Trapp Door starts with a huge Craft Microbrewery Beer Selection of 6 Unique Drafts, 3 Cask Ales, 100 plus Bottle Beers and the best in Seasonal Fresh Food. A special place to relax, unwind, and catch up with friends. At The Trapp Door we put a strong emphasis on local farm ingredients and quality beer. Our knowledgable staff can guide you through your dining experience with beer pairings and recommendations.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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