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The Governor's Pub

) #2 of 26 Restaurants in Bellefonte $$ - $$$ American, ,
211 W High St, Bellefonte, PA 16823
+1 814-353-1008
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
4 weeks ago
“Good eats!”
24 Jan 2017
“Very good local pub in charming Bellefonte ”
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
211 W High St, Bellefonte, PA 16823
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here while on a motorcycle ride as chose The Governor's Pub for the outside seating. Was shocked at how good the Tuna Tacos are! I ate them yesterday and craving them today. The mango salsa paired quite well with the wasabi cucumber aioli and...More

Thank foodie2121
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the comments and stopping at The Pub. Glad you enjoyed the Tuna tacos. The patio seating is great during the summer months. Please visit us again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Today was our first visit to the Governor's Pub. I'm pretty sure it won't be our last! We enjoyed our various meals (fish & chips, crab cake, chicken pot pie). We left full and satisfied. The only suggestion I would have regarding the food -...More

Thank Tammy C
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the comments. Glad you enjoyed the fish & Chips, Crab Cake and Pot Pie. Our apologies for not having S & P on the table. This has been reviewed and corrected. Also, sorry about the longer wait. We strive daily to give...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food, cozy atmosphere. Nice outside seating over looking Talleyrand Park and downtown Bellefonte.

Thank Jeff B
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for choosing The Governors Pub. The Patio seating is very popular. Glad you were able to enjoy the outdoor seating. Thank you for the comments and hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped on our way through due to reviews. The Corn shower soup was excellent. The fish and chips was very good and the meatloaf, average. The service was poor. It seemed that the server (61-according to our bill) who never was friendly, or acted like...More

Thank micheleemtp
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Thank you for the comments and visiting The Governors' Pub. We are glad that you enjoyed your meals. We are happy when travelers choose The Pub for their dining stop. Our service fell short on your visit. Our apologies. We have looked into the service...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017

We were in town for the first night before a bell festival. There were 7 of us. The staff was very accommodating and offered separate checks for those who requested it. Food was very fresh and great choices from mama's cooking to pheasant. Would have...More

Thank Greg S
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Glad your group stopped in at The Governors' Pub. Happy that all of you enjoyed your meals. The staff takes pride in what we do and the Chef's choices are always sure to please. Thank you for the comments and hope you stop again!

Reviewed 28 March 2017

I knew The Governor's Pub was going to be a good experience as soon as I smelled the food in the air. We were a party of 8, 5 adults and 3 children for dinner. The adults and children were seated separately and it worked...More

Thank M21Falcon
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

We're happy your family chose The Governors Pub. It's great to hear about our guests experience and that we are able to provide a great dining experience. Thank you for waiting during a busy time for a table. Your comments are appreciated!

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Nice little bar, tables in bar area, large glass windows to look out, fire place thing, dining area off to the side. The menu is interesting, good stuff. I had the Scotch Eggs and she had the Pierogi- a real grandma's recipe too! Service was...More

Thank Pete C
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Thank you for visiting the Governors' Pub. Glad you enjoyed the Scotch Eggs and Pierogis. Thanks for the comments and hope you stop in again!

Reviewed 13 March 2017

They have the best Reuben in town! The atmosphere is nice and the staff are very friendly. Fries are excellent too!

Thank Craig S
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Glad you enjoyed the Reuben and fries. Thanks for the comments.

Reviewed 21 February 2017

I have eaten here a couple times, first just to give them another shot, second because it was such an excellent meal I had to make sure it wasn't a fluke. No, it's legitimately one of the best restaurants in Bellefonte, of not THE best...More

Thank Joel N
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review the Governors Pub. Our staff is eager to please and we're always grateful to hear our guests have enjoyed there experience. Bellefonte is a great town, and we'll do our part in making it a great place to...More

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The food is fantastic. It was the best Reuben sandwich I've eaten. No lie. Give it a try. You won't be sorry

Thank 851nathana
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Thank you for visiting The Governors' Pub. Glad that you enjoyed the Reuben, made with our home made sauerkraut. Thanks for the comments!

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
sly118
Do you take reservations? Would we need them for a Saturday/Penn State graduation weekend?
20 April 2017|
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Response from TheGovernorsPub | Property representative |
Please contact the restaurant directly at 814-353-1008. Thank you for the inquiry.
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Michael M
So how good was the food? What did you order? One star just because the server had an off night?
29 February 2016|
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Response from Cindy R | Reviewed this property |
I've never had a bad meal there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 W High St, Bellefonte, PA 16823
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bellefonte
  • Phone Number: +1 814-353-1008
  • E-mail
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