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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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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (21 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (9 reviews)
“crab cakes” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
211 W High St, Bellefonte, PA 16823
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Reviews (143)
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11 - 20 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 13 February 2017

First time, a great experience. Hamburger, perfect medium rare, great taste. Fries seasoned with rosemary, different, delicious. Shared an appetizer of pirogies with sauerkraut and potato filling topped with browned onions. Best I've had since I was a child when my mom made them. Others...More

Thank JEF521
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2017

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience. Glad you enjoyed the pierogis and sandwiches. Hope you visit us again!

Reviewed 9 February 2017

Opening a business in the Bellefonte area and working my way around the local eating establishments. The Governor's Pub is on that list. The deep-fried portabellas are a wonderful addition to any meal. Good place to eat.

Thank Flick8675309
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Wish you lots of success on your venture here in Bellefonte. Thanks for visiting us. Glad you enjoyed the Mushroom Portobello Fries. Thank you for the review and hope you stop again!

Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Ive eaten here a few times, now that i moved to bellefonte, i attend more frequently. Everything is good, top to bottom. minus parking but call an ubera

Thank CorDwi
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Welcome to Victorian Bellefonte! We're so glad that you enjoy The Governors' Pub. Thanks for the review and your patronage. We will continue to strive to provide our guests top notch food and service.

Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Great burgers, delicious herbed fries and creative cocktails. Cosy fireplace and excellent service. The only downside was a very loud table of screaming teens in the next room. The menu has a wide variety of entrees, from casual pub fare to complete dinners. Overall, a...More

Thank Jennifer W
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2017

Thanks for taking the time to tell us about your experience. So glad you enjoyed your meals and drinks. Hope you visit us again on your next time thru Victorian Bellefonte!

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Lots of local brews! Need to work on a good NA. We had an excellent chili and sausage sandwich. Good heat in the chili and very tasty too. We hope to pass this way again

Thank Linda M
TheGovernorsPub, Manager at The Governor's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Thank you for visiting The governors' Pub. Glad you enjoyed your sandwich and our homemade chili. Hope you visit us again.

Reviewed 29 December 2016

My husband and I visited The Governor's Pub twice. The first time we came for dinner. Dinner was great! We loved the turkey dinner plate and the seafood soup. Our waitress was super sweet and attentive! As new customers, she had great recommendations. Dinner had...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The Reuben sandwich was truly the best I've ever had. The meat was not sliced as typically but was in more of a chunky pull-pork texture that fell apart in your mouth. The homemade pickles were incredible and the fries tasty - especially with malt...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Had the delicious pork chop dinner special. Prompt, fast service. Most meals are under $20. Plenty of seating in cozy atmosphere.

Thank TODD R
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Dined here on a Wednesday evening. Arrived at six, were seated and then waited 15 minutes before a waitress came to the table. Because the service seemed slow we went ahead and ordered our food along with our drinks. After another fifteen minutes my husband...More

Thank msmitchell
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We were traveling on Rt 80 and was looking for a place to stop. Found The Governor's Public on line and decided to try it out. We are so happy we did. Our waitress, Taylor, was sweet, friendly, and attentive. I ordered the chicken pot...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
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.
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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