Union and Finch

4.8
1190 Reviews
$30 and under
American
Union & Finch is an American style bistro located at 1528 West Union Street in Allentown offering lunch, dinner and brunch on weekends. The menu consists of casual fare that will include "comfort" foods along with familiar favorites with a twist. We have a seasonal rotation of select items on the menu while keeping our concept simple. Our goal is to offer quality food and drinks at reasonable prices on a daily basis with a mature sense of hospitality and playful vibe. We combine the nostalgia of a long-lost neighborhood joint with a modern bistro setting to create the area’s newest destination for relaxed, casual dining.
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4.7
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4.7
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4.7
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Noise · Moderate
99% of people would recommend it to a friend
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MorganR
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall3food2service5ambience3

This was our second time here and it was very disappointing compared to our first time here.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome place!

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vipSiobhan
Atlanta
21 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The Gold Label Burger may just be the best burger I’ve ever eaten. Also loved the Poutin and “special cake”. Really good beer and cocktails menu. Hunter, our waitress, was awesome. Highly recommend Union & Finch. If we were locals, we’d be regulars.

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LadonnaM
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had fish tacos that were fantastic and a mule to start the lunch! Terrific lunch!

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vipMaryJ
San Francisco
6 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall4food4service4ambience4

The burger was really good!

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MaryD
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a wonderful dining experience. The servers were very attentive & courteous and the food was delicious!

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ChristineB
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food, friendly staff, great atmosphere.

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RodolfoB
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This place is great. We come often. Very friendly staff and great food!

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vipKraftyja
Philadelphia
18 reviews
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

What a find. This neighborhood gem was unbeknownst to me in spite of being born and raised and still living in the Lehigh Valley. The food and drinks were awesome, so was the owner. Only suggestion would be to have fresh cut fries, but otherwise everything was delicious! Will be back.

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DawnG
1 review
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was great. We had a little snaffoo with our reservation, as we had made a few changes, but they handled it swiftly and with grace. We enjoyed our entire experience there. Food, drinks and service were all fantastic.

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vipDianeC
Philadelphia
23 reviews
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Hostess and waitress were wonderful! Great place with amazing food and delicious drinks. They were able to accommodate us since we had an extra person join us.

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Noah
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

The food and service are consistently great! Almost everything on the menu can be altered to accommodate food allergies (gluten free in my case). The outdoor patio is very dog friendly as well.

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vipMrmet
Philadelphia
6 reviews
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience2

The noise level in the back was way too loud. Very difficult to have a conversation

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OpenTable Diner
Charleston
1 review
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

They were fantastic! The food is always good, but we had extra people invite themselves to the reservation. The staff helped make it work, and we were so grateful. TY for being amazing.

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vipKeithW
Philadelphia
45 reviews
Dined on June 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We sat outside for Sunday Brunch, Sophia was our waitress. She did a great job!
Had the Crab Cakes benedict for the first time........Very Good!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food. Great experience.

KW
vipKeithW
Philadelphia
46 reviews
Dined on June 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Sat at a high top for the first time in a long time. Good to be back at the bar with Emma and Brad!

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vipSVdiner
Philadelphia
31 reviews
Dined on June 9, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Outdoor dining is a bit rustic - picnic tables and benches - but the food is good. I’ve been there before and was a bit disappointed this visit; not as good as previous but still excellent for comparable restaurants in the area. We will definitely be back!

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on June 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a great meal. Worth the money

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Kyley
1 review
Dined on June 4, 2021
Overall5food5service3ambience5

Wonderful food! We really did enjoy the Burrata!!!!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on June 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

One of my favorite places in the Lehigh Valley. Great food, great atmosphere and awesome staff.

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vipElias
Philadelphia
5 reviews
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Stopped in for a late lunch and everything from the service and food were excellent. My Union burger was cooked to perfection and the bartenders were a delight to conversate with. The owners even took time to stop by and make sure everything was up to par. I love coming here as the atmosphere, service and food are always consistent. Everyone must stop by this gem of a restaurant.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Terrific! Enjoyed all aspects!

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LaurenH
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The brunch at Union & Finch is always amazing! Savory crepes are my favorite thing on the menu! Even left with a piece of chocolate cake for dessert!! Cannot wait to go back!

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DebS
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love this place!! The food is excellent! It was my friend’s first time there for brunch and she absolutely loved it.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on May 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Celebrating daughters dean’s list accomplishments and spent a joyful experience. Everyone was courteous, kind and attentive. Food was amazing and drinks divine. We had a pleasant evening on a cold rainy Friday evening.

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Suze
Philadelphia
26 reviews
Dined on May 27, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Overall very good food and cocktails (Little Black Lie). The cocktail was not too sweet but refreshing and had a kick. My salmon was delicious but I was disappointed that there wasn’t more spinach since the menu stated it was over creamed spinach. Nice friendly atmosphere! Server was great!

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vipBillM
New York Area
33 reviews
Dined on May 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a very good experience. My Aunt was in from NJ and we took her to dinner. The service was wonderful, smiling, attentive, and helpful when asked for advice on some items on the menus. We had the Fried Cauliflower for a table app it was wonderful. The drinks were playful and wonderful we had the Blueberry Smash and cucumber martini. For dinner we had crab cakes which were wonderful, Mussles Frietes, and the amazing salmon dishes. All were wonderful and so tasty. Thank you for a great introduction to the allentown food scene for my Aunt.

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viplocalfoodie
Philadelphia
21 reviews
Dined on May 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Goidymenu, good & cocktails. Great place!

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
5 reviews
Dined on May 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was a great time as usual!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on May 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love it there

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on May 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

always a great place!

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LauraG
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on May 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great atmosphere and great food. Would def recommend!

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Jerffrey
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on May 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic service I believe the server was Steph, food was great flavorful, beers fantastic. Could see everyone working as a team thanks to Ed for complimentary cheesecake

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LisaJ
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Love the outdoor seating!! The drinks are great! Food is delish

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JoeT
Philadelphia
5 reviews
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Another fantastic meal and experience …

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Kassandra
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great menu, lots of different options to choose from. Very nice restaurant.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
15 reviews
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service was EXCELLENT! Husband had a burger and said it was delicious, and cooked perfectly. I had the mussels in "wine broth", but the broth was more like a cream sauce. Not quite as described, but they were cooked perfectly. Drinks were great! There were a lot of yummy looking dishes coming out of the kitchen past us- we plan on going back!

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

I thought the brunch was awesome only noticed my friend’s lunch order crepes significantly smaller than when I had ordered them last. This was before COVID, I’m not sure if you do the prices and supply to the restaurant maybe giving smaller portions. When I ordered the crepes there were three crepes in the plate. My friend’s order it was one crepe cut in three pieces. I noted and told her that the portion that she had gotten was a lot smaller the taste was still as good she shared. My brunch was awesome I order the Souzhuska and it was finger licking.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on May 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always amazing unique food and excellent service:)

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FAQs

Union and Finch offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (610) 432-1522.

Union and Finch is rated 4.8 stars by 1190 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.