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Melody's Tavern

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100 North Fifth Street, The Abraham Lincoln -Wyndham Hotel, Reading, PA 19601
610-3723700
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This restaurant is at The Abraham Lincoln Hotel
Today
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Over worked staff! Not prepared.

Went on a Sunday for lunch before an afternoon concert. Ordered soup and sandwiches, they were cheap and fresh. Bartender got my order wrong but he made good cocktails. Went back for coffee and dessert, different bartender but still overworked. This place needs help!

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2014
Patti C
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middletown, de
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Dayton, Tennessee
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We were told there was a new menu and the friendly bartender was right about the burgers. We had a great time and a guy was playing the piano.

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middletown, de
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Went on a Sunday for lunch before an afternoon concert. Ordered soup and sandwiches, they were cheap and fresh. Bartender got my order wrong but he made good cocktails. Went back for coffee and dessert, different bartender but still overworked. This place needs help!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

This is no longer "Melody's" - it's now "Abe's". I'm not sure what Abe Lincoln would have thought about the name if he were to read my review. When a hotel chain advertises on concert tickets for the local Santander arena, they need to provide the manpower to staff the place on the evening of said concert. Then again, if... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

When a hotel chain advertises on concert tickets for the local Santander arena, they need to provide the manpower to staff the place on the evening of said concert. Then again, if you're a corporation like Wyndham, you don't bother, and just overwork the meager staff you put on duty. It's obvious you don't give a darn about your customers... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

In Abraham Lincoln Hotel downtown, walking distance to Sovereign Center, beautiful and vintage place in historic hotel. Bartender, very friendly & helpful - makes a great dirty martini!

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Douglassville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012 via mobile

Bartenders always work hard here, and the food quality is consistent and better than most "hotel food."

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Central Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2011

The bar is a beautiful historic room, (right off the lobby and up a few steps),with wonderful wood work and a real - oak bar. Two nice TVs with ESPN on with the sound up! I had a Victory Hop Devil while there - it was NOT on the happy hour special - but I was not complaining-it went down... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 100 North Fifth Street, The Abraham Lincoln -Wyndham Hotel, Reading, PA 19601
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: 610-3723700

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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