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The Watering Trough

905 W Main St., Mount Joy, PA 17552
+1 717-653-6181
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good35%
  • Average25%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
Oct 10, 2018
“great service”
Aug 17, 2018
Open Now
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
905 W Main St., Mount Joy, PA 17552
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

I had a bad headache and the noise in the front area was making it worse and they moved us to the back room that wasn't even open. This made more work for our server but she handled it with a huge smile and continued...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank cheryl h
Reviewed August 17, 2018

I paid and wasn't given the food until it was really cold. Soggy fries, soggy chips in the taco salad. The family was disappointed.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed July 20, 2018

The restaurant wasn't especially crowded and could pick our table. We placed our order and waited an hour before it arrived. My spouse's chicken dish (the special) was very dry and he sent it back. I was finished my dinner of ribs (another special) before...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank standot
Reviewed February 27, 2018

I have gone to this place more times than I should have with hopes it would offer an improved experience It has just not proven to be the case. While they have very good wings there are frequent glaring service and food prep errors. Most...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Todd G
Reviewed November 18, 2017

Couple dinner in Bar, Live music soft instrumental. Food good, service horrible waited to waitress to identify that more drinks were needed, she talked to another table for so long she sat down at their table. Asked the bartender of drinks she call the waitress...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Snack-Jack
Reviewed July 26, 2017

We've eaten here numerous times. Good wings, and a pretty standard bar food menu. The prime rib special is a good deal. Nothing fancy about the decor or menu, but it works. Usually a good spot when you just feel like getting out of the...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank edk286
Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

Review about the #WateringTrough in Mount Joy: Don't go. Just don't. Yesterday a few of us got together and went before my daughters softball practice. The special was all you can eat crab legs for $29.99. One person at our table got that and they...More

Date of visit: March 2017
3  Thank Michelle W
Reviewed March 5, 2017

Food is Ok the waitresses are good in the foodarea, the service in the bar is all dude, kinda rude, they throw the food at you and if you are not drinking, or ask for anything special It aint gonna Happen!

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank dasbergermiester
Reviewed December 31, 2016

We had dinner with friends for the first time there. We enjoyed the friendly services and the food was good. Everyone had something different eat. Price a little high but service was very good.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank vickiandclarksmith
Reviewed June 4, 2016

Just had dinner here with the folks. We ordered burger,fish special which was haddock and stuffed flounder. Most was dry. Did not like the stuffing, garlic potatoes were very dry, burger was overlooked and below average bun. Dinner and ceaser salad was the best part...More

Date of visit: June 2016
2  Thank MaryAnnLens
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 905 W Main St., Mount Joy, PA 17552
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Mount Joy
  • Phone Number: +1 717-653-6181
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