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The Meating House

10 Freedom Rd, Drums, PA 18222-2715
+1 570-788-5927
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  • Very good19%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (16 reviews)
“ny strip” (2 reviews)
“crab cakes” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
10 Freedom Rd, Drums, PA 18222-2715
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I really wanted to like this place. On our first trip, it was fine overall. A nice meal, but not outstanding. We went back, and it took 1.5 hours for our meal to arrive. They ran out of baked potatoes, then sweet potatoes... I'm not...More

Thank bcortelyou
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is a hidden gem in Drums, pa. Excellent service food was very good. Our stuffed mushrooms appetizer was to die for. Enjoy!!!

Thank sweetpeainpa
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We brought a group of 15 here for dinner and had a fantastic experience. The separate room in which we were seated was ideal for our group: quiet, comfortable, and somehow not at all noisy. At least four employees were involved in serving us and...More

Thank Travelin_Bert
CURTIS L, Owner at The Meating House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you for your complimentary review. We're very glad your group enjoyed our accommodations ;pleasing everyone in a group is sometimes difficult. Our team works hard to accomplish this. Thanks for your business , look forward to serving you again!!!

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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Was passing through the Hazleton area and had a great dinner with friends and family. The atmosphere and service were outstanding. We had some appetizers and soup along with some perfectly grilled steaks---including swordfish. The chicken with peaches was also amazing. I mentioned that the...More

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CURTIS L, Owner at The Meating House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks for your business and review!!! We are a family business and do truly care about our customers. Hope to see you again Tks!

Reviewed 1 August 2017

Met with four college buddies for an adult beverage greatly exaggerated college experiences and a fine dinner. Completed them all... drinks were a nice pour and tasty. Couple filets, two orange roughy dishes, and my chicken alfredo rounded out the order. All came with salad,...More

Thank Robert H
CURTIS L, Owner at The Meating House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thanks for your recent review, glad you came here to relax with friends over drinks and a great meal hope to see you again soon and make it a regular event!! Tks for the business

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been here a few times food is always good however I feel there isn't a lot of consistency with the food portions. I had the English style fish and chips delicious fish and very generous portion- but about 10 french...More

Thank mmelissa k
CURTIS L, Owner at The Meating House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Thank you for your recent review; more importantly thank you for your present and future business. We do use high quality affordable seafood but our pricing structure of the Tap Room menu is to keep portions at an affordable price. Larger portions are available on...More

Reviewed 6 May 2017

visited here for the 1st time with another couple. our server was great, very personable and helpful with recommendations, she knew about everything on the menu. service was well paced, each diner was happy with their meal. i had the ny strip, done to perfection,...More

Thank tutter2
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Never had a bad meal! Staff is always nice and pleasant. Food is delicious! Definitely a family favorite stop for dinner.

Thank Gloria S
CURTIS L, Owner at The Meating House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thanks for your review. Our family appreciates your family business.Hope to see you again soon!!!!!!

Reviewed 1 April 2017

Unbiased review from a Berwick resident- My wife found the ad from a local magazine and when I looked at the reviews was cautious about making a reservation. Most were very good but a few were not so. MY EXPERIENCE: Arrived at 6P Saturday evening....More

Thank slusser77
CURTIS L, Owner at The Meating House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Thank you for your recent complimentary review. Our family team appreciates customers who can enjoy themselves and review their experience honestly!!!Thanks for your business, we hope to serve you again for all your dining out needs.

Reviewed 13 March 2017

The Meating House Restaurant is done in old wood stained booths and walls. There is a bar area and an eating area. The food was very good and reasonably priced. It has a nice atmosphere.

Thank Coreen S
CURTIS L, Owner at The Meating House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2017

Thank you for your recent review. Hope to see you again soon!!!

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Questions & Answers
mmelissa k
18 June 2017|
Response from Coreen S | Reviewed this property |
They do have a menu for the tables in the back.
18 May 2016|
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Response from Coreen S | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of.
25 March 2016|
Response from CURTIS L | Property representative |
This depends on group size always but we do recommend Friday and Saturdays as a general rule Thanks for your inquiry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Freedom Rd, Drums, PA 18222-2715
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Drums
  • Phone Number: +1 570-788-5927
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A unique steakhouse with "Old World" charm and comfort. We offer a full bar with a Call liquor well and popular microbrews available.
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