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Pike Cafe

930 Pike St, Reading, PA 19604
(610) 373-6616
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Ranked #29 of 279 restaurants in Reading
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Jun 30, 2014
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  • English first
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English first
Reading, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This was one of my favorite restaurants in Reading, Pa. The food is quality but the service has become bad enough to keep me away. Last visit we were served our soup and entrée at the same time. Another visit 5 of use ordered lunch. Soup never served. 4 of 5 entrees came to the table and had to wait... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Great food...BUT this is not the place if you are very hungry or on a time schedule. Waited, waited for food (nothing special) on our last 2 visits. It actually took 20 min to be served a slice of cake, and that was after giving our waitress a reminder.

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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39 reviews 39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Great menu selections. Staff is nice enough but not out of the ordinary. I recommend: wings, salads! We enjoyed trivia night with prizes.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

I have enjoyed soups, salads, burgers & seafood. The unique menus made for football season are great. They offer seating at bar or 3 adjoining rooms.the staff is very responsive & accurate.

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Your first impression upon entering is that this is a very clean sports bar in a marginal neighborhood. A quick scan of the menu shows dishes that are several cuts above the typical bar fare. My reaction as I was exiting was- "Wow, this food was amazing for a little neighborhood sports bar." After several friends recommended this place, I... More

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

The wings were greasy and over cooked. I thought this would be a fun place. Was here with friends - do not go here with your family - it is a bar in the true sense of the word, get's a little wild. Service was fair at best - hard to get seated and attention while eating. Would have had... More

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The Pike has some of the best food in town. I have always loved everything I ever ordered there. Food is fresh and servings are large. Always have weekly specials too as well as great seafood chowder on Fridays. Staff is friendly and makes you feel at home. They take great pride in making this stop great every time.

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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

My husband and I have been enjoying very good food at the Pike for several months now and have not had a bad experience. We go about 5 - 6 pm and there is always a crowd but not crowded. Wait staff are very polite and attentive as well as upbeat. Beer selection is very good and the special entrees... More

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Pottstown, Pennsylvania
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59 reviews 59 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

We had never been to The Pike and gave it a try. Wife was alittle worried about part of town but they have great well lit parking. Food and service were very good. Was abit loud for us but that was ok. Good solid place, give it a try.

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Wernersville, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Food is very good. Love the wings and the pizza. Menu is full of variety. Service is always good and very friendly!

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