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Best Places To Grab Drinks Outside In Lehigh Valley

McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub and Whiskey Bar in Bethlehem
McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub and Whiskey Bar in Bethlehem Photo Credit: Instagram (@cwarren73)

Your social calendar is looking a little bit fuller and the weather is finally clearing up. What better way to enjoy a cocktail or a beer than in the great outdoors?

Well, there will probably be some big-screen TVs and loud music but -- you know what we mean. 

Here are some of the best spots to crack open a cold one on a warm summer night in the Lehigh Valley.

The spots you see on this list were top-rated on several user-generated review sites, featured in local publications and recommended by Daily Voice readers.


  • Mesa Modern Mexican, Easton: 42 S. 3rd St.
  • Riverside Barr & Grill, Easton: 5801 S. Delaware Dr.
  • Ashley’s Signature Restaurant, Easton: 229 N. 11th St.
  • Three Mugs Pub and Restaurant, Easton: 1853-55 Northampton St.
  • Blue Grillhouse, Bethlehem Township: 4431 Easton Ave.


  • McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub and Whiskey Bar, Bethlehem: 534 Main St.
  • The Wooden Match, Bethlehem: 61 W. Lehigh St.
  • Limeport Inn, Limeport: 1505 Limeport Pike
  • Hamilton Kitchen & Bar, Allentown: 645 West Hamilton St.
  • Tavern At The Sun Inn, Bethlehem: 564 Main St.


  • Beverly Hills Tavern, Sinking Spring: 710 Old Fritztown Rd.
  • Building 24 Kitchen and Bar, Wyomissing: 1115 Bern Rd.
  • Liberty Taproom, Reading: 237 N. Prospect St.
  • Dans at Green Hills, Reading: 2444 Morgantown Rd.
  • Van Reed Inn, Reading: 2707 Bernville Rd.

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