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Third & Spruce Cafe

238 S 3rd Ave, West Reading, PA 19611-1348
+1 610-376-5254
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good56%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
238 S 3rd Ave, West Reading, PA 19611-1348
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great beer selection and the food compliments the options. Every time I go here I am equally pleased and surprised with the entire visit.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came by for an early dinner. Everything thing was good - drinks, food, service. Would definitely go again . . . maybe next time with friends. It seems more like a fun "group gathering" place.

Thank N M
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Had dinner here with my wife with a last minute reservation. Since it was more of a bar type restaurant, we weren't expecting a terrific meal. We were pleasantly surprised with delicious dinner and dessert. Don't expect a great atmosphere, but there is adequate seating...More

Thank Mike0531
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Located in the middle of a residential area, we have know about 3rd & Spruce for years but for some reason never seemed to get here. There are 3 entrances, a nice oval bar, a little outdoor seating in season and what looks to be...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at the 3rd & Spruce Cafe. This is an unassuming place on the outside, but bright and well decorated on the inside; complete with a good number of large screen TVs. The 3rd & Spruce was established back in 1947, with the...More

Thank dougfetter
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Want to catch up with the locals? Visit Third & Spruce, a West Reading original. Great menu selection, bar, limited outside seating ... parking a challenge on weekends.

Thank Teresa K
Reviewed 13 September 2017

John Woodward runs a great place with excellent food, beer and wines on-tap! The Pizza is excellent and has become our favorite pizza place in the Reading area. Great place to watch a game, business lunch and they have the doors open wide when the...More

Thank MrFusyPants
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Went here with group for business dinner. Great service from our waitress. Good beer selection and lots of options for dinner.

Thank Marion G
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We met family and friends there about two weeks ago and really enjoyed our meals and the atmosphere. Sort of like a neighborhood sports bar with all the TV's and a varied menu. Can accommodate moderately large groups. We've been there before and will be...More

Thank royal palm t
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Found this restaurant when I won a dinner pass at a Pheasants Forever Banquet. Went for the reduced price night out. .... we have continued to return for three years now. Menu lovely, service good. Go see the decoration in the restrooms. That experience is...More

Thank 740phil
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27 April 2017|
Response from ny2pa | Reviewed this property |
Personally, I think it might be a problem -very close to to the side walk but then again I would call in case I missed something - maybe a back yard area? Enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 S 3rd Ave, West Reading, PA 19611-1348
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Reading
  • Phone Number: +1 610-376-5254
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