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The Shanty on 19th

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613 N 19th St, Allentown, PA 18104-4333
+1 610-841-0150
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good29%
  • Average21%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible18%
Mar 3, 2017
“All you can eat crabs will leave you crabby”
Jul 28, 2017
“Not recommended”
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
613 N 19th St, Allentown, PA 18104-4333
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Reviewed July 28, 2017

A friend and I had lunch at The Shanty and were underwhelmed by the place. The food was mediocre, the atmosphere just OK, and the staff non-attentive. We were very disappointed because for many years we were hoping for a re-opening of The original Shanty....More

Thank NWWT
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here with a friend for dinner and some drinks. Very cute inside and outside. Small section of outdoor seating, lots of room inside. We each had two martinis and they were yummy! Great selection of mules, martinis and cocktails! For dinner I had the...More

Thank Lava429
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Went to the shanty for a small wedding reception. Wasn't sure what to expect after reading previous reviews.. I was impressed.. the food was very good. I had the chicken primavera.. other people had pork chop and salmon.. we all agree it was very good...More

Thank Doris H
Reviewed June 3, 2017

The food was not bad according to my husband. His burger looked pretty good. Music was great! Tap beers weren't working. Out of calamari. My biggest complaint is the waitress Arielle. Gave her my bill at the end of the night and she never returned...More

Thank cechmark01
Reviewed May 1, 2017

My husband and I went to brunch on sunday. Waitress had to make our drinks since the bartender hadn't shown up yet. Food was warm, no hollandaise sauce on our eggs benedict,eggs hard boiled instead of poached. Bartender finally showed up , said hi that...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

Very friendly owner Third time here and unfortunately the last although Food is good . All of the bartenders never smile are very slow and act as if they are doing the patrons a favor !! (Seemed to be the general thought with many patrons...More

Thank Fortch1989
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

Very bizarre decor industrial with tchotchkes on the wall and soap operas playing on the three big screen TV 's above the bar plus a dirty men's restroom . Should have left then. Calamari came with cold tomato sauce right out of a can not...More

Thank weatherh
Reviewed March 3, 2017

Very Disappointing! Its been many years since I've eaten here. It WAS a great place for seafood. The all you can eat crab legs were served with veggies and "boxed" mashed potatoes. I guess the chef though the crab legs aded a little something to...More

Thank 69susan
Reviewed February 23, 2017

As frequent diners at the former Shanty, we were excited to try the restaurant after it reopened under new ownership. We were very disappointed with the quality of the food. The best part of the meal was the appetizer. It was downhill from there. The...More

Thank jroethlein65
Reviewed January 7, 2017

After Christmas family dinner. Drinks, appetizers, meal, desert. Didnt get our water for almost a half hour. Finally when food arrived my steak was stone cold. Shrimp Diaval was uncooked. Tab was over $350. Was one of the worst dinning experiences of my life. Will...More

1  Thank ggillespie1960
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 613 N 19th St, Allentown, PA 18104-4333
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-841-0150
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